The story, By England's Aid continues the account of the Dutch struggle for Independence first presented in By Pike and Dyke. Two English lads, brothers, experience the major conficts in the struggle meeting one of the greatest generals of the time, Sir Francis Vere. Their adventures include the Spanish Armada, the battle of Cadiz, life in Holland and Spain, the Battle of Ostend and more.
Mr. Henty's legendary storytelling once again captivates and captures the reader's imagination while educating his readers.
Location: Europe, Holland
Main Event: Dutch Struggle for Independence / Spanish Armada
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Dubbed the "Prince of Storytellers" and "The Boy's Own Historian," George Alfred Henty is considered a Victorian literary phenomenon.
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Book Description Preston-Speed Pubns, 2000. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1887159371
Book Description Preston-Speed Publications, 2000. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111887159371