Real Soldiers of Fortune

Real Soldiers of Fortune  (1906) 
by Richard Harding Davis

[Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1906.] Perhaps the earliest biographic sketches of Winston Churchill (later became British Prime Minister) and Frederick Russell Burnham (later became the father of the international Scouting movement).


REAL SOLDIERS OF FORTUNE
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Burnham And Commissioner Armstrong Escaping after Shooting the High-Priest Umlimo

REAL SOLDIERS OF
FORTUNE


BY
RICHARD HARDING DAVIS


ILLUSTRATED


NEW YORK
CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS
1906

Contents

  1. Major-General Henry Ronald Douglas Maciver
  2. Baron James Harden-Hickey
  3. Winston Spencer Churchill
  4. Captain Philo Norton McGiffin
  5. General William Walker, the King of the Filibusters
  6. Major Burnham, Chief of Scouts

This work was published before January 1, 1926, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.