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Held Fast For England

A Tale of the Siege of Gibraltar (1779-83)

by G. A. Henty

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11977777M
    ISBN 101434643271
    ISBN 109781434643278

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This title was published in book form in the UK inalthough the story itself had already been published in England prior to the first American edition, in The Boy's Own tion: Fiction writer, war correspondent.

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