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Classical Conversation Cycles and G.A Henty Historical Books

G.A Henty/ CC Cycle 1-3 Mash Up

Cycle 1

ANCIENT HISTORY
1250 BC The Cat of Bubastes: A Story of Ancient Egypt
220 BC The Young Carthaginian: A Story of the Times of Hannibal
A.D 61 Beric the Briton: A Story of the Roman Invasion
A.D.70 For the Temple: A Tale of the Fall of Jerusalem

 

THE MIDDLE AGES
870 The Dragon and the Raven: Or, the Days of King Alfred
1066 Wulf the Saxon: A Story of the Norman Conquest
1190 Winning His Spurs: A Tale of the Crusades
1314 In Freedom’s Cause: A Story of Wallace and Bruce
1340 St. George for England: A Tale of Cressy and Poiters
1380 The Lion of St. Mark: A Tale of Venice in the Fourteenth Century
1381 A March on London: A Story of Wat Tyler’s Rising
1400 Both Sides of the Border: A Tale of Hotspur and Glendower
1415 At Agincourt: A Tale of the White Hoods of Paris
1480 A Knight of the White Cross: A Tale of the Siege of Rhodes

 

            REFORMATION AND EXPLORATION
1579 By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic
1580 St. Bartholomew’s Eve: A Tale of the Huguenot Wars
1580 Under Drake’s Flag: A Tale of the Spanish Main
1588 By England’s Aid: Or, The Freeing of the Netherlands
1595 By Right of Conquest: Or, With Cortez in Mexico


WARS OF RELIGION AND SUCCESSION
1630 The Lion of the North: A Tale of Gustavus Adolphus and the Wars of Religion
1640 Won by the Sword: A Tale of the Thirty Years’ War
1650 Friends Though Divided: A Tale of the English Civil War
1666 When London Burned: A Story of the Plague and the Fire
1685 John Hawke’s Fortune: A Story of Monmouth’s Rebellion
1690 Orange and Green: A Tale of the Boyne and Limerick
1695 A Jacobite Exile: Being the Adventures of a Young Englishman in the Service of Charles XII of Sweden
1703 The Cornet of Horse: A Tale of Marlborough’s Wars
1705 The Bravest of the Brave: Or, With Peterborough in Spain
1710 In the Irish Brigade: A Tale of the War in Flanders and Spain
1745 Bonnie Prince Charlie: A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden


COLONIAL DISRUPTIONS AND COMPETITION
1759 With Wolfe in Canada: or, the Winning of a Continent
1760 With Frederick the Great: A Tale of the Seven Year’s War
1780 True to the Old Flag: A Story of the American War of Independence
1780 Held Fast for England: A Tale of the Siege of Gibraltar (1779-83)
1786 With Clive in India: Or, The Beginnings of an Empire


THE NAPOLEONIC ERA
1793 In the Reign of Terror: The Adventures of a Westminister Boy in the French Revolution
1795 No Surrender! A Story of the Revolt in La Vendee
1795 A Roving Commission: Or, Through the Black Insurrection of Hayti
1795 The Tiger of Mysore: A Story of the War with Tippoo Sahib
1795 By Conduct and Courage: A Story of Nelson’s Days
1798 At Aboukir and Acre: A Story of Napoleon’s Invasion of Egypt
1800 At the Point of the Bayonet: A Tale of the Mahratta War
1808 With Moore at Corunna: A Story of the Penisular War
1810 The Young Buglers: A Story of the Penisular War
1811 Through the Fray: A Story of the Luddite Riots
1810 Under Wellington’s Command: A Story of the Penisular War
1812 Through Russian Snows: A Story of Napoleon’s Retreat from Moscow
1815 One of the 28th: A Tale of Waterloo

 

INDIAN TROUBLES AND NEIGHBORS’ WARS
1820 With Cochrane the Dauntless: The Exploits of Lord Cochrane in South American Water.

Cycle 2

          THE MIDDLE AGES
870 The Dragon and the Raven: Or, the Days of King Alfred
1066 Wulf the Saxon: A Story of the Norman Conquest

1190 Winning His Spurs: A Tale of the Crusades

1314 In Freedom’s Cause: A Story of Wallace and Bruce

1340 St. George for England: A Tale of Cressy and Poiters

1380 The Lion of St. Mark: A Tale of Venice in the Fourteenth Century

 

REFORMATION AND EXPLORATION
1579 By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic
1580 St. Bartholomew’s Eve: A Tale of the Huguenot Wars
1580 Under Drake’s Flag: A Tale of the Spanish Main
1588 By England’s Aid: Or, The Freeing of the Netherlands
1595 By Right of Conquest: Or, With Cortez in Mexico

 

COLONIAL DISRUPTIONS AND COMPETITION
1759 With Wolfe in Canada: or, the Winning of a Continent
1760 With Frederick the Great: A Tale of the Seven Year’s War

 

Cycle 3

1780 True to the Old Flag: A Story of the American War of Independence

1800 At the Point of the Bayonet: A Tale of the Mahratta War

 

1856                Captain Bayley’s Heir: A Tale of the Gold Fields of California

Facing Death: Or, the Hero of the Vaughan Pit, A Tale of the Coal Mines
Sturdy and Strong: Or, How George Andrews made his Way
Gabriel Allen M.P. Or, Frank Allen’s Search for His Identity

 

1860 In the Heart of the Rockies: A Story of Adventure in Colorado
1861 With Lee in Virginia: A Story of the American Civil War
1865 Out With Garibaldi: A Story of the Liberation of Italy

 

1867 The March to Magdala: A Chronicle of the Abyssnian Campaign
Out on the Pampas: The Young Settlers
Redskin and Cowboy: A Tale of the Western Plains
A Hidden Foe: A Romantic Adventure of Inheritance
Dorothy’s Double: The Story of a Great Deception
The Queen’s Cup: A Novel
The Lost Heir: A Tale of Intrigue in India and England
The Curse of Carne’s Hold: A Tale of Mystery in England and a Kaffir War
In the Hands of the Cave Dwellers: A Tale of the American West

 

1887 The Sovereign Reader: Scenes from the Life and Reign of Queen Victoria

 

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