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6 edition of WITH THE PERSIAN EXPEDITION [1918] found in the catalog.

WITH THE PERSIAN EXPEDITION [1918]

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Published by Naval & Military Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Military - General,
  • History / Military / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8931213M
    ISBN 101843427664
    ISBN 109781843427667

    Shannon, totaling 14 officers and men, began a night march under Major Robert L. The more thou addest to these, the more hostile will those two things, whereof I spake, become. One nation furnished ships; another was arrayed among the foot-soldiers; a third had to supply horses; a fourth, transports for the horse and men likewise for the transport service; a fifth, ships of war towards the bridges; a sixth, ships and provisions. There is an oracle of Mars in the country of this people. They were armed in the Grecian fashion, inasmuch as their forefathers came from the Peloponnese.

    Those two things are the land and the sea. Mound A was found to contain at least four levels of prehistoric houses dating roughly to B. For in the portion of the work which was allotted to them they began by making the trench at the top twice as wide as the prescribed measure, and then as they dug downwards approached the sides nearer and nearer together, so that when they reached the bottom their part of the work was of the same width as the rest. When the Turks advanced south- ward in force, three hundred British and Indian troops held them up for some hours at the pass south of Tabriz on September 12th,and retired in good order.

    One shame however I will lay upon thee, coward and faint-hearted as thou art - thou shalt not come with me to fight these Greeks, but shalt tarry here with the women. Twenty men from the 13th Cavalry encountered an equally small force of Villistas and chased them through Santa Clara Canyon. I cannot say for certain whether it was as an offering to the sun-god that he threw these things into the deep, or whether he had repented of having scourged the Hellespont, and thought by his gifts to make amends to the sea for what he had done. Their kings had turbans bound about their heads, while the people wore tunics; in other respects they were clad like the Greeks. For instance, some of my bodyguard would be willing to engage singly with three Greeks.


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WITH THE PERSIAN EXPEDITION [1918] by Major M. H. Donohoe Download PDF Ebook

Such is the manner in which this people fight; and now their horsemen were drawn up with the Persians. Henry R. Thus the fleet proceeded westward, making for Cape Sarpedon, where the orders were that it should await the coming up of the troops; but the land army marched eastward along the Chersonese, leaving on the right the tomb of Helle, the daughter of Athamas, and on the left the city of Cardia.

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