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March to Magdala

by G. A. Henty

Later in his career, author G. A. Henty would become world-famous for his gripping action-adventure novels. However, in this, one of his earliest publications, Henty provides a thrilling first-person account...

BY CONDUCT AND COURAGE: A Story Of The Days Of Nelson

by G. A. Henty

With 78 pages of additional articles, references, and bibliographies of recommended reading. Great Britain is an island nation, which means it is critical that it control the waters around it in order to keep...

In the Reign of Terror

by G. A. Henty

Return to the tumultuous days of the French Revolution with this captivating tale of adventure and courage. Join Harry Sandwith, a young Englishman, as he accepts a job as a companion to the sons of a French...

By Right of Conquest

by G. A. Henty

When Roger Hankshaw boards the merchant ship Swan for a perilous journey to the New World, little does the young Englishman know what adventure awaits him. After a shipwreck strands him in Pre-Columbian Mexico,...

Beric the Briton

by G. A. Henty

My series of stories dealing with the wars of England would be altogether incomplete did it not include the period when the Romans were the masters of the country. The valour with which the natives of this island...

In the Hands of the Cave-Dwellers

by G. A. Henty

In 1832, amid the rough and tumble chaos of what is now Southern California, a brave sailor named William Harland saves a young man from Mexico from certain death when he is attacked by a roving band of marauders....

Sturdy and Strong: How George Andrews Made His Way, and Other Stories

by G. A. Henty

This collection highlights the best of British writer G. A. Henty's engaging style. Pairing the title novella, which is an inspiring rags-to-riches tale, with a solid collection of shorter stories, Sturdy and...

In the Heart of the Rockies: An Adventure on the Colorado River

by G. A. Henty

In 1860, young Tom Wade leaves England to seek his fortune in the American Far West, where he soon encounters Native Americans, takes part in hunts, and endures a frigid mountain winter.

A Tale of the Western Plains

by G. A. Henty

Fact meets fiction in Henty's "fiercely accurate" adventure! Young Hugh Tunstall travels from England to the American West and finds work on a cattle ranch, encounters hostile Indians, and chases kidnappers....

Wulf the Saxon: A Story of the Norman Conquest

by G. A. Henty

This exciting, historically accurate tale of loyalty and courage in 11th-century Britain recounts a thane's bravery in service to his Saxon king — a duty that culminates at the Battle of Hastings.

With Lee in Virginia

by G. A. Henty

The Civil War is seen through the eyes of a spirited Southern teenager who staunchly supports the rights of slaves but joins Lee's cavalry and fights for the Confederacy. 15 black-and-white illustrations.

In the Reign of Terror: A Story of the French Revolution

by G. A. Henty

This captivating tale of adventure and courage by "The Prince of Storytellers" recounts a young Englishman's attempts to rescue his aristocratic friends from certain death at the hands of the mob.

The Boy Knight: A Tale of the Crusades

by G. A. Henty

This story of medieval life follows the remarkable adventures of young Cuthbert de Lance, a lad who serves as a page to an English nobleman during the Third Crusade.

In Freedom's Cause: A Story of Wallace and Bruce

by G. A. Henty

At the end of the 13th century, oppressed Scots rebelled against England with leaders William Wallace and Robert Bruce. This tale takes readers into heroic company with the fictional Archie Forbes, who fights...

The Cat of Bubastes: A Tale of Ancient Egypt

by G. A. Henty

A young Egyptian accidentally kills a sacred cat and must flee from an angry mob. Set in 1250 B.C., this thrilling adventure also features fascinating details about Egyptian religion, geography, farming, and...

Under Drake's Flag: A Tale of the Spanish Main

by G. A. Henty

Adventure on the high seas as seen through the eyes of young Ned Hearne, who experiences a harsh seafaring life, visits strange lands, and witnesses the destruction of the Spanish Armada.

Wulf the Saxon

by G. A. Henty

This is the story of a young boy who is a page for the Earl, King Harold of England. Wulf is entrusted by Harold to run errands, and he fights in quite a few famous battles, including the Battle of Stamford...

The Dragon and the Raven

by G. A. Henty

This book is also know as The Days of King Alfred. The story is set in the late 9th century during the rule of Alfred The Great. The story follows the adventures of the fictional character Ealdorman Edmund as...

With Lee in Virginia

by G. A. Henty

In Henty's words, "The Great War between the Northern and Southern States of America possesses a peculiar interest for us, not only because it was a struggle between two sections of a people akin to us in race...

Under Drake's Flag

by G. A. Henty

A story of the days when England and Spain struggled for the supremacy of the sea. An exciting account of life on the high seas as seen through the eyes of young Ned Hearne. The brave 16th-century teen sails...