Life of Schamyl: And Narrative of the Circassian War of Independence Against Russia (Classic Reprint)

February 11, 2019|
Life of Schamyl: And Narrative of the Circassian War of Independence Against Russia (Classic Reprint) by J. Milton Mackie
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Excerpt from Life of Schamyl: And Narrative of the Circassian War of Independence Against Russia

The principal authors who have recently written on Circassia are Bodenstedt, Moritz Wagner, Mar linski, Dubois de Montp reux, Hommaire de Hell, Taillander, Marigny, Golovin, Bell, Longworth, Spencer, Knight, Cameron, Ditson; and from their pages chiefly has been filled the easel with the col ors of which I have endeavored to paint the fol lowing picture of a career Of heroism nowise inferior to that of the most famous champions of classical antiquity, of a war of independence such as may not improperly be compared with the most glorious struggles recorded in the annals of liberty, and of a state of society perhaps the most roman tic and the most nearly resembling that described in the songs of Homer which the progress of civ.

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Title:Life of Schamyl: And Narrative of the Circassian War of Independence Against Russia (Classic Reprint)
Format:Hardcover
Dimensions:314 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.75 in
Published:February 11, 2019
Publisher:1KG Limited
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780365454793

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