Author: George MacDonald Fraser
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd; New Ed edition (February 1, 1999)
Category: Action & Adventure
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The Flashman Papers is a series of novels and short stories written by George MacDonald Fraser, the first of which was published in 1969. The books centre on the exploits of the fictional protagonist Harry Flashman. He is a cowardly British soldier,. He is a cowardly British soldier, rake and cad who is placed in a series of real historical incidents between 1839 and 1894
I have all the Flashman books authored by Fraser and feel strongly that FLASH FOR FREEDOM! is the best of the series.
I have all the Flashman books authored by Fraser and feel strongly that FLASH FOR FREEDOM! is the best of the series. If it isn't, it's definitely among the top two; Flashy's saga is imbued with high points aplenty. FLASH FOR FREEDOM! is as good as it gets for chiefly two reasons.
Flashman & the mountain of light. The great mass of manuscript known as the Flashman Papers was discovered during a sale of household furniture at Ashby, Leicestershire, in 1965. Flash for freedom! Flashman & the redskins. Flashman at the charge. The papers were subsequently claimed by Mr Paget Morrison, of Durban, South Africa, the nearest known living relative of their author. A point of major literary interest about the papers is that they clearly identify Flashman, the school bully of Thomas Hughes’ Tom Broun’s Schooldays, with the celebrated Victorian soldier of the same name.
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Buku 5. George MacDonald Fraser1 Desember 2011. HarperCollins UK. 6. Tambahkan ke Wishlist. Coward, scoundrel, lover and cheat, but there is no better man to go into the jungle with. When Flashman was inveigled into a game of pontoon with Disraeli and Lord George Bentinck, he was making an unconscious choice about his own future – would it lie in the House of Commons or the West African slave trade? Was there, for that matter, very much difference? Once again Flashman’s charm, cowardice, treachery, lechery and fleetness of foot see the lovable rogue triumph by the skin of his chattering teeth.
For those not familiar with the wonderful Flashman novels, this is a good introduction. In these novels, the baddie of Tom's Brown's School Days becomes a decorated Victorian soldier, Sir Harry Flashman VC - despite being a bullying, cowardly womaniser who runs from the first sign of trouble - and a national hero to boot, In this novel, Flashman finds himself forced to join the crew of an 1840's slave ship, thus risking execution as a pirate if captured
Flash for freedom! by George MacDonald Fraser. For Kath, a memento of the long Sunday.
Flash for freedom! by George MacDonald Fraser. When the first two packets of the Flashman Papers were published, in 1969 and 1970, there was some controversy over their authenticity. It was asked whether the papers were, in fact, the true personal memoirs of Harry Flash. man, the notorious bully of Tom Brown's Schooldays and later an eminent British soldier, or were simply an impudent fake.
Published in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, In. New York. Distributed by Randooa House, In. When the Flashman Papers were brought to light at Ashby, Leicestershire, in 1965, it was noted that while the great volume of manuscript had obviously been examined and re-arranged round about 1915, no alteration or amendment had been made to the text as set down by Flashman himself in 1903-1905.
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