The Treasure of the Incas by G. A. (George Alfred) Henty

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The Treasure of the Incas [with Biographical Introduction]

About G. A. (George Alfred) Henty

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G. A.Henty was born in 1832 and was filled with exciting adventure. He received his education at Westminster School, and he attended Cambridge University. Along with a rigorous course of study, Henty participated in boxing, wrestling, and rowing. The strenuous study and participation in sports prepared Henty to join the British army in Crimea, as a war correspondent witnessing Garbaldi fight in Italy. He was also present in Paris during the Franco-Prussian war, in Spain with the Carlists, at the opening of the Suez Canal, touring India with the Prince of Wales as well as a trip to the California gold fields. Henty wrote approximately 144 books, plus stories for magazines and was dubbed as "The Prince of Story-Tellers" and "The Boy's Own Historian." G. A. Henty died in 1902.
Published July 1, 2004 by 302 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, History, Children's Books, Education & Reference, Action & Adventure, Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Travel, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Crime. Non-fiction

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A Patchwork of Books

By torturing the natives to whom the secret had been entrusted, the Spaniards made two or three discoveries, but there can be little doubt that these finds were only a small proportion of the total amount of the missing hoards, although for years after their occupation of the country the Spaniard...

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A Patchwork of Books

Boys who have learned to look for Mr. Henty's books will follow his new hero in his adventurous and romantic expedition with absorbing interest.

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