Under Three Flags in Cuba: the Life and Times of George Clarke Musgrave

Under Three Flags in Cuba: the Life and Times of George Clarke Musgrave

by Adrian Musgrave

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BN ID: 2940046019841
Publisher: Adrian Musgrave
Publication date: 06/17/2014
Series: George Clarke Musgrave - a Victorian Adventurer , #2
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 378,903
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

From his birth in 1874 until he answered the Reaper's call in 1932, George Clarke Musgrave’s time in this world carried him through the great challenges and changes of the reigns of Victoria, Edward VII and George V. His life, his travels, his work and his writings, though, were always more closely aligned with the reformers, the heroes, the visionaries and the Empire builders of the 19th century, than with the dour and stifling traditionalists of the 20th. But, dear reader, it is you who must decide whether the soubriquet of "Victorian Adventurer" that he has acquired is appropriate.
In any event, it is the sad reality that he is no longer here to recount his life and times to you in person. That task has slipped several branches down the family tree to myself and it is with some trepidation, and a fervent desire to be faithful to his memory, that I have dedicated myself to channelling for you the stories of my great-uncle, the fascinating, multi-faceted, complex character, George Clarke Musgrave: author, war correspondent, journalist, soldier, hero and family man.
ADRIAN MUSGRAVE

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