God Is an Englishman. Theirs Was the Kingdom. The characters and events portrayed in this book are fictitious or are used fictitiously. Any similarity to real persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental and not intended by the author
God Is an Englishman. Any similarity to real persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental and not intended by the author. Published by Sourcebooks Landmark, an imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc.
From master author R. F. Delderfield, the first in the beloved classic God Is an Englishman series. An epic historical novel artfully contructed. e; Milwaukee Journal "e;A delightful bounty of characters fairly jumps from the pages of God Is an Englishman. e; Columbus Dispatch. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
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There’s no telling what might happen next time you come sharing your troubles. For my part that is, to say nothing of yours. e missed the hint, saying,. e missed the hint, saying, You’re not telling me a person as level headed as you would be bothered by gossip?. She hesitated a moment, as though considering his artlessness, but then, regarding him stolidly, replied, For a man of business, Adam Swann, you can be damned thickheaded.
God is an Englishman. Delderfield, R. (Ronald Frederick), 1912-1972. New York : Pocket Books. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; americana.
Delderfield was born in South London in 1912. From there he began to write stage plays and then became a highly successful novelist, renowned for brilliantly portraying slices of English life. With the publication of his first saga, A HORSEMAN RIDING BY, he became one of Britain's most popular authors. Many of his bestselling novels were later adapted for television.
Delderfield was born in South London in 1912
I thoroughly enjoyed this sweeping novel & have purchased the sequel, which is on my "To Read" shelf. Delderfield was born in South London in 1912.
Adam Swann of the God is an Englishman series is a veteran of the British Army in India who forms a transport . Delderfield also published non-fiction books on Napoleonic history, historical novels involving the Napoleonic Wars, and some isolated novels set in more contemporary periods.
Adam Swann of the God is an Englishman series is a veteran of the British Army in India who forms a transport business in the mid-19th century. His prose style tends to be straightforward and readable, lacking in any influence from post-modernist fiction, and his social attitudes are fairly traditional, though his politics, as expressed via his characters, are a mixture of progressive and free market.
Adam Swann, scion of an army family, returns home in 1858 after service with Her Majesty's army in the Crimea and India, determined to build his fortune in the dog-eat-dog world of Victorian commerce. Swann is soon captivated by Henrietta, the high-spirited daughter of a local mill owner.