Mr Standfast

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Firstly, Philip the First (1060 - 1108) was King of France at the time of the Norman invasion of 1066 - William was Duke of Normandy and, incidentally, directly descended from the Vikings. The doughboys alone possessed the sort of esprit that had been indecisive in 1914 because both sides had it. Yeo was horrifically wounded while manning the guns aboard HMS Warspite during the naval Battle of Jutland in 1916. In Russia the creation of the world’s first Communist state posed a challenge to the entire capitalist system, a challenge that would last until the 1990s.

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Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (October 26, 2015)

ISBN: 151878495X

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