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Henty, G. A. (George Alfred) 1832-1902

Overview
Works: 686 works in 6,180 publications in 7 languages and 49,510 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  War stories  Biographical fiction  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.H4, 823.8
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With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War by G. A Henty( Book )
128 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in English and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
Presents, chronologically, some of the great battles during the Northern invasion of Virginia during the Civil War
With Wolfe in Canada : or, The winning of a continent by G. A Henty( Book )
152 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and held by 902 libraries worldwide
When young James Walsham leaves England unexpectedly in 1755 and finds himself in America fighting in the French and Indian War, he discovers that he must still contend with the treachery of his old rival
In freedom's cause : a story of Wallace and Bruce by G. A Henty( Book )
109 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 790 libraries worldwide
At the turn of the fourteenth century in Scotland, young Archie Forbes becomes involved with both William Wallace and Robert the Bruce in the struggle for Scottish independence from English rule
The cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient Egypt by G. A Henty( Book )
103 editions published between 1888 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 760 libraries worldwide
In 1250 B.C. the teenaged son of the Egyptian high priest sets off a series of harrowing events when he accidentally kills the sacred cat of Bubastes and, accompanied by his sister and two foreign slaves, embarks on a dangerous journey to find safe haven beyond the borders of Egypt
St. George for England : a tale of Cressy and Poitiers by G. A Henty( Book )
120 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 719 libraries worldwide
A young boy is witness to the heroics of Edward III during the time of the Hundred Years War
Under Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish main by G. A Henty( Book )
101 editions published between 1882 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Young Ned Hearne shares in Francis Drake's adventures on the Spanish Main when he accompanies the daring English navigator on his sea voyages and witnesses naval battles between the English fleet and the Spanish Armada
By pike and dyke : a tale of the rise of the Dutch Republic by G. A Henty( Book )
100 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in English and held by 642 libraries worldwide
The Dutch fight for freedom from Spain is seen through the eyes of a young hero
For the temple : a tale of the fall of Jerusalem by G. A Henty( Book )
75 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
The story of the total destruction of Jerusalem and how only a few fought back against Rome
With Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empire by G. A Henty( Book )
121 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Sent to India to make his fortune as a merchant, an English youth returns home after a ten-year adventure in which he makes a fortune and receives military honors while assisting the triumph of British influence in the Indian Empire
The dragon and the raven, or, The days of King Alfred by G. A Henty( Book )
76 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Follows the exploits of a young nobleman as he takes part in the battles of King Alfred
The young Carthaginian : a story of the times of Hannibal by G. A Henty( Book )
78 editions published between 1886 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 557 libraries worldwide
A novel about the second Carthaginian War waged by Hannibal, Carthaginian general, against Rome
By right of conquest : or with Cortez in Mexico by G. A Henty( Book )
83 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
From the British point of view
The lion of St. Mark : a story of Venice in the fourteenth century by G. A Henty( Book )
113 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 546 libraries worldwide
During the 14th century, an English boy moves to Venice with his father and experiences many adventures and intrigues as he grows to young manhood
By England's aid, or, The freeing of the Netherlands (1585-1604) by G. A Henty( Book )
95 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
This volume gives the second phase of the war, when England, who had long unofficially assisted Holland, threw herself openly into the struggle, and by her aid mainly contributed to the successful issue of the war
Bonnie Prince Charlie : a tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A Henty( Book )
79 editions published between 1887 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 506 libraries worldwide
The adventures of the son of a Scottish officer in French service
True to the old flag : a tale of the American war of independence by G. A Henty( Book )
88 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and French and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Harold Wilson, a young boy from Massachusetts, witnesses the battle of Lexington and Concord, serves as a Loyalist scout and is captured at the battle of Kings Mountain
Beric the Briton : a story of the Roman invasion by G. A Henty( Book )
60 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a young man, Beric, who lived during the time of the Roman invasion of Britain
One of the 28th, a tale of Waterloo by G. A Henty( Book )
92 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
The hero of this story, Ralph Conway, has many varied and exciting adventures. He enters the British army, and after some rough service in Ireland takes part in the Waterloo campaign, from which he returns with the loss of an arm, but with a substantial fortune
Māori and settler : a story of the New Zealand War by G. A Henty( Book )
76 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
The Renshaws lose their property and emigrate to New Zealand. Against the odds, they succeed in establishing themselves happily in New Zealand
Wulf the Saxon : a story of the Norman conquest by G. A Henty( Book )
53 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in English and German and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Historical fiction about the Norman conquest
 
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Alternative Names
G. A. Henty Brits oorlogsverslaggever (1832-1902)
G·A·亨提
George Alfred Henty écrivain britannique
George Alfred Henty scrittore britannico
Henty, G.
Henty, G. A.
Henty, G. a. 1832-1902
Henty, G. A. (George Alfred), 1832-1902
Henty, George 1832-1902
Henty, George A.
Henty, George Alfred
Henty, George, Alfred, 1832-1902
Hintī, Ǧūrǧ Alfrīd 1832-1902
جورج ألفريد هنتي، 1832-1902
هتي، ج.، 1832-1902
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Languages
English (1,936)
Danish (10)
German (2)
French (2)
Spanish (2)
Arabic (1)
Russian (1)
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