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The Lion of the North

a tale of the times of Gustavus Adolphus and the wars of religion

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This edition was published in by Blackie, W. Briggs, Copp, Clark in Glasgow, . Toronto.

Written in English

212 pages

In this novel about the Thirty Years' War, 16-year-old Malcolm Graheme is a Scot who volunteered to fight with the military forces conducted by the celebrated Gustavus Adolphus. When the Emperor of Austria sought to eliminate Protestantism from Germany, the Swedish King fought the terrorism endured throughout villages whose population was mercilessly decreased by the Hun invasion. The Scots displayed the fortitude of Gustavus's army by fighting their way across a Germany that was tormented by religious persecution. Malcolm underwent enterprises whose possible outcome was dangerous, but his quick thinking and insolent resolve won him the struggle against a pitiless opponent.Please Note: This book has been reformatted to be easy to read in true text, not scanned images that can sometimes be difficult to decipher. The Microsoft eBook has a contents page linked to the chapter headings for easy navigation. The Adobe eBook has bookmarks at chapter headings and is printable up to two full copies per year. Both versions are text searchable.

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The Lion of the North

a tale of the times of Gustavus Adolphus and the wars of religion

First published in 1880



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In this novel about the Thirty Years' War, 16-year-old Malcolm Graheme is a Scot who volunteered to fight with the military forces conducted by the celebrated Gustavus Adolphus. When the Emperor of Austria sought to eliminate Protestantism from Germany, the Swedish King fought the terrorism endured throughout villages whose population was mercilessly decreased by the Hun invasion. The Scots displayed the fortitude of Gustavus's army by fighting their way across a Germany that was tormented by religious persecution. Malcolm underwent enterprises whose possible outcome was dangerous, but his quick thinking and insolent resolve won him the struggle against a pitiless opponent.Please Note: This book has been reformatted to be easy to read in true text, not scanned images that can sometimes be difficult to decipher. The Microsoft eBook has a contents page linked to the chapter headings for easy navigation. The Adobe eBook has bookmarks at chapter headings and is printable up to two full copies per year. Both versions are text searchable.

The free version from Project Gutenberg is plain text, html and many other formats.

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Library of Congress PZ7.H4 Li
Dewey 823.8

The Lion of the North

a tale of the times of Gustavus Adolphus and the wars of religion

This edition was published in by Blackie, W. Briggs, Copp, Clark in Glasgow, . Toronto.


Edition Notes

Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the National Library of Canada. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1982.

382 p, plates : ill. ; 20 cm.

Series
CIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 24993, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 24993

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
823.8

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24133882M
Internet Archive
cihm_24993
ISBN 10
0665249934

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