The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon
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The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon

By J. M. (Joseph Maria) Gordon
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  • CONTENTS
    • BRIG.-GENERAL J. M. GORDON’S DESCENT AT A GLANCE
    • Part I
  • THE CHRONICLES OF A GAY GORDON
    • PART I
    • CHAPTER I
      • MY SCOTS-SPANISH ORIGIN
    • MY SCOTS-SPANISH ORIGIN
    • CHAPTER II
      • MY SCHOOLING
    • MY SCHOOLING
    • CHAPTER III
      • A FRONTIER INCIDENT
    • A FRONTIER INCIDENT
    • CHAPTER IV
      • FIRST WAR EXPERIENCE
    • FIRST WAR EXPERIENCE
    • CHAPTER V
      • MY MEETINGS WITH KING ALFONSO
    • MY MEETINGS WITH KING ALFONSO
    • CHAPTER VI
      • WITH DON CARLOS AGAIN
    • WITH DON CARLOS AGAIN
    • CHAPTER VII
      • MY FIRST ENGAGEMENT
    • MY FIRST ENGAGEMENT
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • SOLDIERING IN IRELAND
    • SOLDIERING IN IRELAND
    • CHAPTER IX
      • UNRULY TIMES IN IRELAND
    • UNRULY TIMES IN IRELAND
    • CHAPTER X
      • SPORT IN IRELAND
    • SPORT IN IRELAND
    • CHAPTER XI
      • A VOYAGE TO NEW ZEALAND
    • A VOYAGE TO NEW ZEALAND
    • CHAPTER XII
      • A MAORI MEETING
    • A MAORI MEETING
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • AN OFFER FROM THE GOVERNOR OF TASMANIA
    • AN OFFER FROM THE GOVERNOR OF TASMANIA
    • CHAPTER XIV
      • I BECOME A NEWSPAPER PROPRIETOR
    • I BECOME A NEWSPAPER PROPRIETOR
    • CHAPTER XV
      • A MERCHANT, THEN AN ACTOR
    • A MERCHANT, THEN AN ACTOR
    • CHAPTER XVI
      • AS POLICEMAN IN ADELAIDE
    • AS POLICEMAN IN ADELAIDE
    • MILITARY APPOINTMENTS AND PROMOTIONS OF BRIGADIER-GENERAL JOSEPH MARIA GORDON, C.B.
    • Part II
    • CHAPTER I
      • SOLDIERING IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    • SOLDIERING IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    • CHAPTER II
      • POLO, HUNTING AND STEEPLECHASING
    • POLO, HUNTING AND STEEPLECHASING
    • CHAPTER III
      • THE RUSSIAN SCARE AND ITS RESULTS
    • THE RUSSIAN SCARE AND ITS RESULTS
    • CHAPTER IV
      • THE SOUDAN CONTINGENT
    • THE SOUDAN CONTINGENT
    • CHAPTER V
      • A TIME OF RETRENCHMENT
    • A TIME OF RETRENCHMENT
    • CHAPTER VI
      • MY VISION FULFILLED
    • MY VISION FULFILLED
    • CHAPTER VII
      • THE GREAT STRIKES
    • THE GREAT STRIKES
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • THE INTRODUCTION OF “UNIVERSAL SERVICE,” AND TWO VOYAGES HOME
    • THE INTRODUCTION OF “UNIVERSAL SERVICE,” AND TWO VOYAGES HOME
    • CHAPTER IX
      • MILITARY ADVISER TO THE AUSTRALIAN COLONIES IN LONDON
    • MILITARY ADVISER TO THE AUSTRALIAN COLONIES IN LONDON
    • CHAPTER X
      • OFF TO THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR
    • OFF TO THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR
    • CHAPTER XI
      • WITH LORD ROBERTS IN SOUTH AFRICA
    • WITH LORD ROBERTS IN SOUTH AFRICA
    • CHAPTER XII
      • IN COMMAND OF A MOUNTED COLUMN
    • IN COMMAND OF A MOUNTED COLUMN
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • SOME SOUTH AFRICAN REMINISCENCES
    • SOME SOUTH AFRICAN REMINISCENCES
    • Part III
    • CHAPTER I
      • ORGANIZING THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
    • ORGANIZING THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
    • CHAPTER II
      • COMMANDANT OF VICTORIA
    • COMMANDANT OF VICTORIA
    • CHAPTER III
      • COMMANDANT OF NEW SOUTH WALES
    • COMMANDANT OF NEW SOUTH WALES
    • CHAPTER IV
      • LORD KITCHENER’S VISIT TO AUSTRALIA
      • MANŒUVRE AND TACTICAL EXERCISE
      • MANŒUVRE AND TACTICAL EXERCISE
    • LORD KITCHENER’S VISIT TO AUSTRALIA
    • MANŒUVRE AND TACTICAL EXERCISE
    • MANŒUVRE AND TACTICAL EXERCISE
    • CHAPTER V
      • THE AMERICAN NAVAL VISIT
    • THE AMERICAN NAVAL VISIT
    • CHAPTER VI
      • CHIEF OF THE GENERAL STAFF
    • CHIEF OF THE GENERAL STAFF
    • INDEX
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