Item description for The Way to Glory: Major General Sir Henry Havelock (HistoryMakers) by John Pollock...
Most English towns have a 'Havelock Street', 'Square' or 'Road' - why? The answer as to why townsfolk should enthusiatically rename their streets after a Victorian General is to be found in this gripping biography of Henry Havelock, the hero of the Siege of Lucknow.Henry Havelock was a respected soldier in the British army in India, where he served for most of his career. He was a pioneer in the giving away of bibles to soldiers and organising bible studies.A grateful nation recognised him with a knighthood and a statue at Trafalgar Square in the centre of London. When he died, from the wounds he received at Lucknow, a public holiday was declared and the nation mourned.
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Studio: Christian Focus
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.78" Width: 5.1" Height: 0.88" Weight: 0.64 lbs.
Release Date Oct 6, 2001
Publisher Christian Focus Publications
ISBN 185792245X ISBN13 9781857922455
Availability 0 units.
More About John Pollock
The late John Pollock, an award-winning biographer, had a flair for telling a dramatic story. He used this talent to write many biographies including ones on D. L. Moody and Major General Sir Henry Havelock.
John Pollock was born in 1896.
John Pollock has published or released items in the following series...