Life of Lord Kitchener, Volume 2 by Sir George Arthur Life of Lord Kitchener, Volume 2
by Sir George Arthur

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In this sweeping 1920 biography of Horatio Herbert Kitchener, better known as Lord Kitchener, Sir George Arthur shines a bright light on the British military leader and statesman who, during World War I, organized armies on an unprecedented scale and became famous as the face on British recruitment posters. Volume II begins in 1900, following Kitchener's appointment as commander-in-chief of the Boer War, continuing through his years in India, his proconsulship in Egypt, and his departure for England in 1914 on the eve of World War I. Written only four years after his death in 1916, this valuable historical account by a friend and contemporary offers a look behind the handlebar mustache and pointing finger of the man whose "Your country needs YOU" posters inspired those of the United States during World War II. British writer SIR GEORGE ARTHUR (1860-1946) also wrote A Septuagenarian's Scrapbook and Not Worth Reading.

Product Details
  • Publisher: Cosimo Classics
  • ISBN-10: 1-60206-249-8
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-60206-249-8
  • Sales Rank #5098881
  • Published on: April 15, 2007
  • Number of items: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • 360 pages

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