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The life and times of Lord Srathcona

William Thomas Rochester Preston

The life and times of Lord Srathcona

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Published by E. Nash in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Strathcona and Mount Royal, Donald Alexander Smith, Baron, 1820-1914.,
    • Canada -- History -- 1867-,
    • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1867-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W. T. R. Preston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1033 .S9
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, [2], 13-324 p.
      Number of Pages324
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6580165M
      LC Control Number15019992
      OCLC/WorldCa3735738

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Life and times of Lord Strathcona, by W.T.R. Preston. Toronto, McClelland, Goodchild and Stewart [?] (OCoLC) Named Person: Donald Alexander Smith Strathcona and Mount Royal, Baron; Donald Alexander Smith Strathcona and Mount Royal, Baron; Donald Alexander Smith Strathcona and Mount Royal, Baron: Material Type: Biography, Internet resource.

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Strathcona attended Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge and served in the Royal Navy from to on motor-torpedo boats patrolling the south coast of England. Well, this was one weird biography. Digression was the name of the game for this book, so let me digress. I love a certain used book sale, on last day a grocery store bag of books is $5.

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John MacNaughton, Lord Strathcona (), is useful, but W.T.R. Preston, The Life and Times of Lord Strathcona (), is a shabby polemic. Lord Strathcona followed the course of the struggle with the keenest interest. His life in the backwoods of Canada had fitted him to understand the conditions under which the British troops were fighting and the difficulties they had to encounter.

It was no ordinary warfare. Early life. Born into a military family at Medonte Township, Upper Canada (now Ontario), he was the son of Royal Navy Captain The Hon. Elmes Yelverton Steele, a veteran of the Napoleonic Wars, and one of six brothers to have served in the British Armed mother (the second wife of his father), Anne Macdonald, was the youngest daughter of Neil Maclain MacDonald of Ardnamurchan, a Alma mater: Royal Military College of Canada.

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