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Gordon of Khartoum: An Extraordinary Soldier

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Charles George Gordon gained universal respect and affection in the slums of urban Victorian Britain fighting on spiritual battlegrounds.

Later, he obtained the same reputation as he commanded in battle Chinese, Egyptian, and African (but never British) troops, to become a British military hero. General Gordon died while trying to save Khartoum from fire and sword in 1885,
Paperback, 439 pages
Published September 20th 2005 by Christian Focus Publications (first published 2005)
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Excellent! Chinese Gordon lived his faith and served his country as a soldier. He was an inspiration to many, mostly to folks outside Britain.
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