The Secret Service Submarine: A Story of the Present War

The Secret Service Submarine: A Story of the Present War

by Guy Thorne
     
 

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On thinking it over, I date the extraordinary affairs which so thrilled England and brought me such undeserved good fortune from the day on which I tried to enlist.
The position was this. My father was an engineer with a small, but apparently thriving, foundry at Derby. My mother died and my father sent me to Oxford, my younger brother, Bernard Carey, being an

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On thinking it over, I date the extraordinary affairs which so thrilled England and brought me such undeserved good fortune from the day on which I tried to enlist.
The position was this. My father was an engineer with a small, but apparently thriving, foundry at Derby. My mother died and my father sent me to Oxford, my younger brother, Bernard Carey, being an officer in the Navy. At Oxford, I was one of that perennial tribe of young asses who play what used to be called the "Giddy Goat" in those days with the greatest aplomb and satisfaction to themselves. I was at a good college-Exeter-for originally we were west-country people, and all sons of Devon and Cornwall go to Exeter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781517621544
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
10/09/2015
Pages:
92
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.19(d)

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