Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers

J. Walker McSpadden (1874 - 1960)

These 12 stories give a personal portrait of twelve famous soldiers from the past two centuries. Each story explores the early life of the soldier —to trace his career up from boyhood through the formative years. Such data serves to explain the great soldier of later years. Summary compiled from the preface of the book. (Summary by philchenevert)

Genre(s): Biography

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 00 - Preface Maria Therese
00:02:56
Play 01 01 - Washington, part 1 Stephanie Lee
00:13:26
Play 02 02 - Washington, part 2 Stephanie Lee
00:15:59
Play 03 03 - Grant, part 1 Richard Kilmer
00:19:53
Play 04 04 - Grant, part 2 Richard Kilmer
00:19:13
Play 05 05 - Lee, part 1 Richard Kilmer
00:20:31
Play 06 06 - Lee, part 2 Richard Kilmer
00:18:14
Play 07 07 - Napoleon, part 1 Stephanie Lee
00:15:28
Play 08 08 - Napoleon, part 2 Stephanie Lee
00:14:12
Play 09 09 - Wellington, part 1 Richard Kilmer
00:15:00
Play 10 10 - Wellington, part 2 Richard Kilmer
00:17:39
Play 11 11 - Gordon, part 1 hearhis
00:17:45
Play 12 12 - Gordon, part 2 hearhis
00:17:45
Play 13 13 - Roberts, part 1 Shiromi
00:11:53
Play 14 14 - Roberts, part 2 Shiromi
00:13:07
Play 15 15 - Kitchener, part 1 Richard Kilmer
00:16:01
Play 16 16 - Kitchener, part 2 Richard Kilmer
00:18:19
Play 17 17 - Haig, part 1 Stephanie Lee
00:10:22
Play 18 18 - Haig, part 2 Stephanie Lee
00:11:53
Play 19 19 - Joffre, part 1 Adam Tomkins
00:11:28
Play 20 20 - Joffre, part 2 Adam Tomkins
00:11:51
Play 21 21 - Foch, part 1 Becky Cook
00:10:33
Play 22 22 - Foch, part 2 Becky Cook
00:12:32
Play 23 23 - Pershing, part 1 Kancamagus
00:13:36
Play 24 24 - Pershing, part 2 Kancamagus
00:16:46