George Alfred Henty The Story of an Active Life
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George Alfred Henty The Story of an Active Life

By George Manville Fenn
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Table of Contents
  • George Manville Fenn
  • "George Alfred Henty"
  • "The Story of an Active Life"
    • Preface.
    • Chapter One.
      • Early Days.
    • Early Days.
    • Chapter Two.
      • From Cambridge to the Crimea.
    • From Cambridge to the Crimea.
    • Chapter Three.
      • Invalided Home.
    • Invalided Home.
    • Chapter Four.
      • The First Glimpse of Italy.
    • The First Glimpse of Italy.
    • Chapter Five.
      • The Italian War.
    • The Italian War.
    • Chapter Six.
      • The Search for an Army and a Meal.
    • The Search for an Army and a Meal.
    • Chapter Seven.
      • The Battle of Lissa.
    • The Battle of Lissa.
    • Chapter Eight.
      • The End of the War.
    • The End of the War.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • Impressions of Italy.
    • Impressions of Italy.
    • Chapter Ten.
      • The Visit to San Marino.
    • The Visit to San Marino.
    • Chapter Eleven.
      • A Land of Mystery.
    • A Land of Mystery.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • A Subterranean Excursion.
    • A Subterranean Excursion.
    • Chapter Thirteen.
      • Mining for Mercury.
    • Mining for Mercury.
    • Chapter Fourteen.
      • The Abyssinian Campaign.
    • The Abyssinian Campaign.
    • Chapter Fifteen.
      • Incidents of Transport.
    • Incidents of Transport.
    • Chapter Sixteen.
      • En Route for Magdala.
    • En Route for Magdala.
    • Chapter Seventeen.
      • Jottings by the Way.
    • Jottings by the Way.
    • Chapter Eighteen.
      • King Theodore at Bay.
    • King Theodore at Bay.
    • Chapter Nineteen.
      • The Fall of the Curtain.
    • The Fall of the Curtain.
    • Chapter Twenty.
      • The Suez Canal.
    • The Suez Canal.
    • Chapter Twenty One.
      • The Franco-German War.
    • The Franco-German War.
    • Chapter Twenty Two.
      • The Commune.
    • The Commune.
    • Chapter Twenty Three.
      • The Vendôme Column.
    • The Vendôme Column.
    • Chapter Twenty Four.
      • The Days of Reprisal.
    • The Days of Reprisal.
    • Chapter Twenty Five.
      • A Word about Politics.
    • A Word about Politics.
    • Chapter Twenty Six.
      • On the Life of a War Correspondent.
    • On the Life of a War Correspondent.
    • Chapter Twenty Seven.
      • A Risky Cruise with H.M. Stanley.
    • A Risky Cruise with H.M. Stanley.
    • Chapter Twenty Eight.
      • The “Weaker Sex” in Ashanti.
    • The “Weaker Sex” in Ashanti.
    • Chapter Twenty Nine.
      • Warfare in the Bush.
    • Warfare in the Bush.
    • Chapter Thirty.
      • The March up Country.
    • The March up Country.
    • Chapter Thirty One.
      • The Battle of Amoaful.
    • The Battle of Amoaful.
    • Chapter Thirty Two.
      • A Carlist War.
    • A Carlist War.
    • Chapter Thirty Three.
      • The Royal Tour in India.
    • The Royal Tour in India.
    • Chapter Thirty Four.
      • Among the Turks.
    • Among the Turks.
    • Chapter Thirty Five.
      • Philosophy in Camp.
    • Philosophy in Camp.
    • Chapter Thirty Six.
      • The Turkish Army.
    • The Turkish Army.
    • Chapter Thirty Seven.
      • A Busy Convalescence.
    • A Busy Convalescence.
    • Chapter Thirty Eight.
      • Concerning War Correspondents.
    • Concerning War Correspondents.
    • Chapter Thirty Nine.
      • Henty and his Books.
    • Henty and his Books.
    • Chapter Forty.
      • An Appreciation.
    • An Appreciation.
    • Chapter Forty One.
      • Personal Notes.
    • Personal Notes.
    • Chapter Forty Two.
      • Club Life.
    • Club Life.
    • Chapter Forty Three.
      • His Great Hobby.
    • His Great Hobby.
    • Chapter Forty Four.
      • A Final Word.
    • A Final Word.
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