Beneath the Banner : Being Narratives of Noble Lives and Brave Deeds

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Main Author: Cross, F. J.
Format: eBook
Published: Project Gutenberg, 2003
Series:Project Gutenberg 10024
Online Access: An ebook freely available from Project Gutenberg
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Table of Contents:
  • Only a nurse girl: Alice Ayres
  • A slave trade warrior: Sir Samuel Baker
  • Two working men heroes: Case and Chew
  • The commander of the Thin Red Line: Sir Colin Campbell
  • A sailor bold and true: Lord Cochrane
  • A rough diamond that was polished: John Cassell
  • "A brave, fearless sort of lass": Grace Darling
  • A friend of lepers: Father Damien
  • A great Arctic explorer: Sir John Franklin
  • A saviour of six: Fireman Ford
  • A blind helper of the blind: Elizabeth Gilbert
  • A great traveller in the air: James Glaisher
  • The soldier with the magic wand: General Gordon
  • "Valiant and true": Sir Richard Grenville
  • One who left all: Bishop Hannington
  • A man who conquered disappointments: Sir Henry Havelock
  • A friend of prisoners: John Howard
  • A hero of the Victoria Cross: Kavanagh
  • The man who braved the flood: Captain Lendy
  • A temperance leader: Joseph Livesey
  • A great missionary explorer: David Livingstone
  • From farm lad to merchant prince: George Moore
  • A man who asked and received: George Müller
  • A labourer in the vineyard: Robert Moffat
  • "The lady with the lamp": Florence Nightingale
  • For England, home, and duty: The death of Nelson
  • A woman who succeeded by failure: Harriet Newell
  • A martyr of the south seas: Bishop Patteson
  • "K.G. and Coster": Lord Shaftesbury
  • A statesman who had no enemies: W.H. Smith
  • Greater than an archbishop: The Rev. C. Simeon
  • A soldier missionary: Hedley Vicars
  • A lass that loved the sailors: Agnes Weston
  • A great commander on a famous battlefield: The Duke of Wellington
  • A prince of preachers: John Wesley
  • Some children of the Kingdom
  • A boy hero: John Clinton
  • Postscript.