A Final Reckoning #2020

A Final Reckoning By G.A. Henty A Final Reckoning A young English lad after rather a stormy boyhood emigrates to Australia and gets employment as an officer in the mounted police A few years of active work on the frontier where he has many a brush
  • Title: A Final Reckoning
  • Author: G.A. Henty
  • ISBN: 9781590870020
  • Page: 141
  • Format: Paperback
  • A Final Reckoning By G.A. Henty
    A Final Reckoning By G.A. Henty A young English lad, after rather a stormy boyhood, emigrates to Australia and gets employment as an officer in the mounted police A few years of active work on the frontier, where he has many a brush with both natives and bush rangers, gain him promotion to a captaincy, and he eventually settles down to the peaceful life of a squatter.
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    About “G.A. Henty

    • G.A. Henty

      George Alfred Henty, better known as G.A Henty, began his storytelling career with his own children After dinner, he would spend and hour or two in telling them a story that would continue the next day Some stories took weeks A friend was present one day and watched the spell bound reaction of his children suggesting Henty write down his stories so others could enjoy them He did Henty wrote approximately 144 books in addition to stories for magazines and was known as The Prince of Story Tellers and The Boy s Own Historian One of Mr Henty s secretaries reported that he would quickly pace back and forth in his study dictating stories as fast as the secretary could record them.Henty s stories revolve around fictional boy heroes during fascinating periods of history His heroes are diligent, intelligent, and dedicated to their country and cause in the face, at times, of great peril Henty s heroes fight wars, sail the seas, discover land, conquer evil empires, prospect for gold, and a host of other exciting adventures Along the way, they meet famous personages In short, Henty s heroes live through tumultuous historic eras meeting leaders of that time Understanding the culture of the time period becomes second nature as well as comparing contrasting the society of various cultures.

    296 thoughts on “A Final Reckoning

    • I greatly enjoyed this 1887 novel which included a table of contents and original black and white illustrations by W.B Wollen This is a Kobo copy eBook release December 2009 ISBN 1990001233269 General Books LLC, 2009 236 pages General Books publication date 2009 Original publication date 1887 Original Publisher Blackie Subjects Australia Fiction Historical Juvenile Fiction Action It appears to have been scanned from the original Univ of Toronto Library copy.Upon reaching the end of the story, I [...]

    • I listened to this on audio it was not a great recording but a lot better than some The story was sweet, but predictable Still it was interesting and quite a good historical fiction The ending annoyed me the most, being an australian I was a bit put out about how the epilogue ended.

    • This book is so racist Granted the Victorian language makes it look bad but still this book has not caused my view of Henty Togo up Pick one of his battle books like For The Temple instead.

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