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siege of Trapp"s Mill

Annabel Farjeon

siege of Trapp"s Mill

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Published by Puffin Books in Harmondsworth (etc.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, London , Dent, 1972.

    Statement(by) Annabel Farjeon.
    SeriesPuffin books
    The Physical Object
    Pagination157p. ;
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14950248M
    ISBN 100140307400

    Their personalities and desire for a 'scoop' often brought them into conflict with the Censor and then Baden-Powell and besides the normal ways of getting reports out of the besieged town, some of the correspondents devised their own ingenious means. Just to add extra interest, this other James Opdycke happened to be the son of John Roberson Opdycke, grandson of Samuel Opdycke and Susannah Robeson, about whom I wrote in the previous article. But this lot was well north of the property on Sanford Road, and the deed did not say where Samuel got it from. The last blacksmith there was James Snyder Reed, who lived in the house across the road the Edward Brown house.

    I will try to make the story plain, but beg forgiveness if I fail. The rules of war, such as they were, were very harsh when it came to sieges, and engaging in logistical warfare is a commitment to making ordinary civilians feel the pain of the follies of their political leaders, one of the reasons why I have always been so fond of that particular warfare as a student of military history myself. William Hillcourt's Two Lives of a Hero has no such controversy and neither does the near-contemporary The Hero of Mafeking by W Francis Aitkin, though they do perhaps suffer from being too sycophantic. Orders were then passed to recently promoted Brig. They bury Anna's father alongside thousands of others.

    Publication All the names and publications mentioned above are listed in the Table of Resources on this Site. In andhe was living with the family of his wife Sarah Barcroft, also in Kingwood township, and still employed as a schoolteacher. He is buried in the Rosemont Cemetery. As a result of this websit the testimony of relatives of those who fought in the siege have been added to this unique document. This particular book is focused on the Middle Ages, and it should be of little surprise to anyone who is aware of the warfare during this period that sieges were of particular importance, in large part because battles were extremely chancy and the relationship between rulers and cities and towns during this period was especially fraught with disagreement and conflict.


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