Reminiscences of sport and war.

by De Lisle, Beauvoir Sir.

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode in London

Written in English
Published: Downloads: 391
Share This
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14578364M

  Reminiscences by Douglas MacArthur, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). The Reminiscences of Virgil Max Exner, Jr. He was a great enthusiast of the sport, and he hot rodded his own cars around through high school and even with his Model A Ford. In , I was born in South Bend, Indiana, and just shortly after that time, a couple of visits from the main branch of Meinzinger's in Detroit, resulted in my father. Abner Doubleday (J – Janu ) was a career United States Army officer and Union major general in the American Civil fired the first shot in defense of Fort Sumter, the opening battle of the war, and had a pivotal role in the early fighting at the Battle of burg was his finest hour, but his relief by Maj. Gen. George G. Meade caused lasting enmity Battles/wars: Mexican–American War, Third Seminole . This is a personal selection of published articles and books on Scottish sport history. There is a wealth of interesting material online, from digitised books to scholarly research, which I will continue to add to, and I would welcome any suggestions for inclusion here. To read any .

  Sport. Soccer; NFL; Tennis; and the story of Sa’eed’s life in London is revealed to the narrator in fragments of reminiscences and writings. The on-off year civil war claims more Author: Pushpinder Khaneka. The very aroma of war fills this unpretentious book as no other war history. Running through its pages are dashes of merriment; incidents most ludicrous; acts of personal heroism that glorify the race, and the simple story of many a hero’s death on the firing line that will bring sobs of . In Ex Baillie David Willox wrote a book called Reminiscences of Parkhead that was his memories of the shops, public houses, and the people of Parkhead. Parkhead History would like to hear your memories of Parkhead. The games you played, school days, work and the church you attended, just e mail us at [email protected] or get [ ].   History Education Series Mosby's War Reminiscences Stuart's Cavalry Campaigns By JOHN S. MOSBY New York 2. Dodd, Mead and Company COPYRIGHT, , BY GEO. A. .

Reminiscences of sport and war. by De Lisle, Beauvoir Sir. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genre/Form: Personal narratives Personal narratives, English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: De Lisle, Beauvoir, Sir, Reminiscences of sport and war. Fascinating reminiscences of our Civil War by an important participating leader on the Southern side with wide experience.

Covers wartime highlights, anecdotes, and other recollections drafted some 3 decades after the conclusion of hostilities/5(). Reminiscences of the Civil War Paperback – July 1, by John B. Gordon (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other Cited by:   Book, cloth, frontispiece Includes index--p.

My first command and the outbreak of the war -- The trip from Corinth -- Bull Run or Manassas -- The spring of - Battle of Seven Pines or Fair Oaks -- Presentiments and fatalism among soldiers -- Battle of Malvern Hill -- Antietam -- Chancellorsville -- War by the brave against the brave -- Retrospective view of leaders and events Pages: some reminiscences of world war ii Download some reminiscences of world war ii or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get some reminiscences of world war ii book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in. Reminiscences of the Civil War book.

Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. John Gordon () was one of the Confederacy's /5. reminiscences of the civil war by general john b. gordon of the confederate army with an introduction by general stephen d. lee commander-in-chief of the united confederate veterans memorial account by frances gordon smith illustrated new york charles scribner's sons atlanta the martin & hoyt co.

Cornelia Peake McDonald (J – Janu ) was an American diarist who was the author of A Diary with Reminiscences of the War and Refugee Life in the Shenandoah Valley, in which she recaps her life as a woman living in Winchester, Virginia.4/5. Buy Reminiscences of sport and war by De Lisle, Beauvoir (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Beauvoir De Lisle. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition copy of "Reminiscences and Thrilling Stories of the War" by Returned Heroes.

; Elliott Publishing Co.; Philadelphia. The book is a fascinating look at the Spanish-American War as told through first-hand accounts. "Profusely embellished with superb engravings" (some of which are in color).

This is World War II and the Cold War through the eyes of one of America's greatest generals. You will be amazed at the accomplishments of MacArthur - he is a giant among men and one of our nation's true heroes. This book is beautifully written, and the final chapter is worth reading and re-reading.

You won't be disappointed. Send me your comments.5/5(5). The United States in the Supreme War Council: American War Aims and Inter-Allied Strategy, By David F.

Trask Wesleyan University Press, Read preview Overview Women, War, and Work: The Impact of World War I on Women Workers in the United States By Maurine Weiner Greenwald Greenwood Press, Project Gutenberg's My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War, by Ben Viljoen This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: My Reminiscences. Reminiscences and Thrilling Stories of the War by Returned Heroes Containing Vivid Accounts of Personal Experiences by Officers and Men by Young, James Rankin with Moore, J.

Hampton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at reminiscences of a stock operator Download reminiscences of a stock operator or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get reminiscences of a stock operator book now. This site is like a library, Use search box. Prisoners of war -- Great Britain -- Biography Subject: Generals -- South Africa -- Biography Subject: Viljoen, Ben J.

(Ben Johannis), Subject: South African War, -- Personal narratives Subject: South African War, -- Prisoners and prisons, British Subject: Prisoners of war -- South Africa -- Biography Category. Written in his own hand and finished only weeks before his death, Gen. Douglas MacArthur's memoir spans more than half a century of modern history.

His vantage point at center stage during major controversies of the twentieth century enabled him to present unique views of the conflicts in which he played a vital role. No soldier in modern time has. Buy Reminiscences of a veteran by Henry S Hamilton online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 12 editions - starting at $ Shop now. It is appropriate that this year, the Sesquicentennial of the Civil War, Edgar's memoirs were published in a book titled, “My Reminiscences of the Civil War with the Stonewall Brigade and the Immortal †Edgar's grandson, Allan N.

Clower, of Ronceverte, finalized this work, which began with Edgar's writing, the text of which was. Baseball: Tom’s book Touching All the Bases: Baseball in Fascinating Stories tells the complete story of the sport and covers every facet of the game: its history, special moments, management, equipment, and much, much more.

His short story “The Perfect Season” offers a poignant reflection about coaching children’s baseball. MEXICAN WAR REMINISCENCES Part VIII By Judge Zo. Cook (These several contributions cover the period of February to April,and were made to the Wilcox Progressive Era, published at Camden) Some tresses would be the pride of many a society belle if she could sport such of nature’s gifts.

(Volume 2) is the second book and the. Internet Archive BookReader Reminiscences of the Civil War. REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR BY JOHN B.

GORDON. These on-line excerpts from Confederate General John B. Gordon's memoirs are based on the original edition published by Scribner's, New York.

General Gordon began the war as a civilian coal mine developer in Northwestern Georgia. He was a lawyer by discipline and practiced law for a time in. The first discusses it as food and exercise for the mind, the second, he says is in Religion and free will, 3 relates to Government, 4 to war, 5 to the Heavens and stars, 6 to the Temperaments, 7 in obtaining repose, 8 The social advantage of chess, 9 Wisdom and knowledge, 10, In.

Titles include: American Football, How I became a sportsman: being early reminiscences of a veteran sportsman, Sport, The Book of Sports, and Die psychologische Theorie des Sports. And in this Book Books about Special Interest Travel discuss travel and tourism that is out of the ordinary because it has unusual characteristics such as education.

Last month, Al Jazeera published an article entitled Book, film greeted with fury amongSarmila Bose, author of Dead Reckoning: Memories of the Bangladesh War, responds to the Author: Sarmila Bose.

Reminiscences of the Civil War, Paperback by Gordon, John Brown, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US John Gordon (1) was one of the Confederacy's most capable generals. A native of Georgia, he went on to serve as governor of the state after the war.

His memoirs are one of the most famous accounts of the Civil War, and an example of the Lost Cause Seller Rating: % positive. Reminiscences of a Stock Operator is the fictionalized biography of Jesse Livermore, one of the greatest speculators ever.

The timeless insights found within these pages have inspired countless generations of investors and made this book one of the foremost investment classics of all time.

And although most modern-day investors and traders are. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Reminiscences and thrilling stories of the war by returned heroes by James Rankin Young,The Minter Co. edition, in EnglishPages: vii.

PREFACE. The present edition of “Reminiscences of Scottish Life and Character,” might, in fact, almost have been issued as a new work, so much are the former materials enlarged by the introduction of fresh anecdotes, kindly contributed from various quarters, by the account of Scottish proverbs, and by other additions.

The field of inquiry for such reminiscences is very extensive, and. My Recollections and Reminiscences by W. A. Millar (Book) Millar enjoys a special place in S.

A. rugby history. Initially not selected for the tour, he was included at the last moment due to an injury to another player. He captained the Springboks on the second tour to Europe and was the first man to take a Springbok head on tour with the team!

Sport Culture Lifestyle Show More may provide some nostalgic reminiscences of adolescence. trips to some of the world’s most dangerous .A new book of exciting stories about hunting brown bears in Russia. The cover photo of Denny Geurink’s reminiscence, In the Land of the Bear, is corny.

Stuffed bear. Staged models. But that’s OK because many of the reminiscences in this entertaining book are corny. And that’s OK, too, because this corn is .