Hero of the Empire

Hero of the Empire by Candice Millard
Publisher : Anchor
Release : 2016-09-20
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But Hero of the Empire is more than an extraordinary adventure story, for the lessons Churchill took from the Boer War would profoundly affect twentieth century history.

Heroes of Empire

Heroes of Empire by Edward Berenson
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Release : 2010-12-06
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The old orthodoxy emphasizing “official mind,” “colonial lobby,” and public indifference to empire gave way to a new orthodoxy that presented late Victorian Britain and findesiècle Franceas saturatedwiththe imagery of empire.

Under the Blue Sun

Under the Blue Sun by W.R. Hagen
Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
Release : 2009-04-16
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“In over eight hundred years of the Hazitsy Empire, only seventeen individuals have been designated a Hero of the Empire.” At the mention of the Hero of the Empire award, all the color drained from Haldor's face.

The North British Review

The North British Review by
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Release : 1866
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Frederick was , in idea , beyond all men , the hero and champion of the Empire . But practically the championship of the Empire was found less truly effective in his hands than in the hands of men who were further from realizing the ...

Historical Essays

Historical Essays by Edward Augustus Freeman
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Release : 1896
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Frederick was , in idea , beyond all men , the hero and champion of the Empire . But practically the championship of the Empire was found less truly effective in his hands than in the hands of men who were further from carrying out the ...

Postmodern Science Fiction and Temporal Imagination

Postmodern Science Fiction and Temporal Imagination by Elana Gomel
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Release : 2010-08-26
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In the second episode 'A Hero of the Empire', an empty-headed and boastful Roman exile to Syria Palaestina Corbulo casts about for the means to appease the Emperor, angry at his sexual indiscretions, and comes up with a plan to ...

Gideon Smith and the Mask of the Ripper

Gideon Smith and the Mask of the Ripper by David Barnett
Publisher : Macmillan
Release : 2015-10-13
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“But you're the Hero of the Empire, Mr. Smith,” she almost whispered. Yes, the Hero of the Empire. Charged by none other than Queen Victoria to keep Britain and her interests safe from threats at home and abroad.

Distant Thunder

Distant Thunder by T D Griggs
Publisher : Hachette UK
Release : 2012-03-01
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'He'd been dead and gone five months by then, but I only come to believe it when I see his kit.' Grace avoided looking at the dead man's effects. 'You must be very proud of him.' 'Proud?' 'As a hero of the Empire.