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On the Irrawaddy

G. A. Henty

On the Irrawaddy

a story of the first Burmese War

by G. A. Henty

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Published by Blackie in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementG.A. Henty ; with 8 illustrations by W.H. Overend.
ContributionsOverend, W. H.
The Physical Object
Pagination352p. :
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19738111M

  Read "On The Irrawaddy A Story of the First Burmese War" by G. A. Henty available from Rakuten Kobo. George Alfred Henty (8 December – 16 November ), was a prolific English novelist and a special correspondent. Brand: Herne Ridge Ltd. The delta of the Irrawaddy begins about 93 kilometres (58 mi) above Hinthada (Henzada) and about kilometres ( mi) from its curved base, which faces the Andaman westernmost distributary of the delta is the Pathein (Bassein) River, while the easternmost stream is the Yangon River, on the left bank of which stands Myanmar's former capital city, Yangon (Rangoon).⁃ location: Kachin State, Myanmar.

The Arakan Army and the Myanmar military are trading blame as yet another shell strikes a village, this time injuring 21 young students at a school in Buthidaung. China Reports 5, New Coronavirus Cases as Death Toll Hits 1, China said the number of deaths from coronavirus on the mainland rose to 1,; passengers on a cruise ship barred. A Year on the Irrawaddy was written by the wife of an oil-boat captain plying the trade on the Irrawaddy River in Burma. It is the unassuming tale of the hard lives of sailors and shoremen alike. The turn of the century, when this wife took the unusual step to follow her husband on board for most of.

Henty's books are also known for being historically accurate, making them both entertaining and educational for all readers. On the Irrawaddy is a historical novel set during the First Burmese War. The action centers around a young Englishman named Stanley who finds himself in the middle of the conflict. Get this from a library! On the Irrawaddy: a story of the first Burmese war. [G A Henty; William Heysham Overend] -- On the Irrawaddy tells the story of a group of soldiers' experiences in the jungles of Burma while involved in the First Burmese War, a conflict between the .


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