[Reading] ➸ Road to Khartoum By Charles Chenevix Trench – Bluevapours.co.uk In this splendidly researched portrait of a maverick turned flawless legend, Charles Chenevix Trench vividly explores the undeniable hold Gordon exercised over others who were willing to endure appall In this splendidly researched portrait of a maverick turned flawless legend, Charles Chenevix Trench vividly explores the undeniable hold Gordon exercised over others who were willing to endure appalling hardships just to follow him to China, Palestine.
Major Charles Pocklington Chenevix Trench was the great grandson of Richard Chenevix TrenchCharles Chenevix Trench became the author of a wide variety of popular historical works after serving as an Indian Army officer in the s, winning an MC during the Second World War and then becoming a district commissioner in Kenya He wrote books, including three classic accounts of British Road to Epub / India His interest in the th century led to his biography of the demagogue John Wilkes, and The Royal Malady, a study of George III s madness which drew on the unpublished papers of the King s physician, Sir George Baker, and the diary of Dr John Willis He also produced The Western Risings, an account of the Duke of Monmouth s rebellion, and Grace s Card, Irish Catholic Landlords .
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- Road to Khartoum
- Charles Chenevix Trench
- 04 April 2019 Charles Chenevix Trench