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Our Island Story - Volume 5 - The French Revolution to World War I

Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

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Volume Five of a five part series telling The Story of Great Britain from its earliest beginnings to World War I. Our Island Story, originally published in 1905 and later updated, details the history of Britain up to World War I (including some myths and legends associated with British history). Author H. E. Marshall based the book on her answers to her children's questions about the history of their "home island" (Great Britain). The French Revolution (1789 A.D.) to the conclusion of World War I (1919 A.D.) 1. George III – England Expects that Every Man will do his Duty 2. George III – The Battle of Waterloo 3. George IV – The First Gentleman in Europe 4. William IV – The Story of Two Peaceful Victories 5. Victoria – The Girl Queen 6. Victoria – When Bread was Dear 7. Victoria – Peace 8. Victoria – War 9. Victoria – The Land of Snow 10. Victoria – The Siege of Delhi 11. Victoria – The Pipes at Lucknow 12. Victoria – Under the Southern Cross 13. Victoria – From Cannibal to Christian 14. Victoria – Boer and Britain 15. Edward VII – The Peacemaker 16. George V – Armed Peace 17. World War 18. The Hope of the Future

Language:

English

Narrators:

David Thorn

Length:

3h 3m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

11:16


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

07:28


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:00


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

09:19


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:32


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:45


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:04


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

13:09


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

07:18


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

10:02


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:39


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:25


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

07:44


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

11:05


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

14:18


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

16:20


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

18:46


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

15:24