Great Men and Famous Women: A Series of Pen and Pencil Sketches of the Lives of More Than 200 of the Most Prominent Personages in History - Vol. 2

Great Men and Famous Women: A Series of Pen and Pencil Sketches of the Lives of More Than 200 of the Most Prominent Personages in History - Vol. 2

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Great Men and Famous Women: A Series of Pen and Pencil Sketches of the Lives of More Than 200 of the Most Prominent Personages in History - Vol. 2

Great Men and Famous Women: A Series of Pen and Pencil Sketches of the Lives of More Than 200 of the Most Prominent Personages in History - Vol. 2

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CONTENTS OF VOLUME II.

SUBJECT AUTHOR PAGE

CHARLES XII. OF SWEDEN , Major-General John Mitchell, 211

ROBERT, LORD CLIVE , W. C. Taylor, LL.D., 244

STEPHEN DECATUR , Edward S. Ellis, A.M., 318

GEORGE DEWEY , Major-General Joseph Wheeler, 402

PRINCE EUGENE OF SAVOY , G. P. R. James, 223

DAVID GLASCOE FARRAGUT , L. P. Brockett, A.M., 379

FREDERICK THE GREAT , Major-General John Mitchell, 237

GIUSEPPE GARIBALDI , 389

ULYSSES SIMPSON GRANT , Oliver Optic, 343

SAM HOUSTON , Amelia E. Barr, 331

THOMAS JONATHAN JACKSON , Marion Harland, 373

PAUL JONES , 301

FRANÇOIS KELLERMANN, MARSHAL OF FRANCE , 251

JAMES LAWRENCE , 313

ROBERT EDMUND LEE , General Viscount Wolseley, 363

Letter from Lee to his son on the subject of "Duty" , 372

FRANCIS MARION , 296

JOHN, DUKE OF MARLBOROUGH , L. Drake, 217

FIELD-MARSHAL COUNT VON MOLTKE , 395

NAPOLEON BONAPARTE , Colonel Clayton, R.A., 262

LORD HORATIO NELSON , 279

MICHEL NEY, MARSHAL OF FRANCE , Louise Chandler Moulton, 255

OLIVER HAZARD PERRY , 325

DAVID DIXON PORTER , 387

ISRAEL PUTNAM , 284

WINFIELD SCOTT , Hon. Theodore Roosevelt, 338

PHILIP HENRY SHERIDAN , 358

WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN , Elbridge S. Brooks, 352

TECUMSEH , James A. Green, 308

MARSHAL TURENNE , 205

ANTHONY WAYNE , O. C. Bosbyshell, 289

ARTHUR, DUKE OF WELLINGTON , L. Drake, 272

GENERAL JAMES WOLFE , L. Drake, 231

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