Title: The Deserter
Author: Richard Harding Davis
Release Date: February 17, 2005 [EBook #15089]
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Capt. Charles King, U.S.A.,
Author of “The colonel’s
daughter,” “MARION’S faith,”
“KITTY’S Conquest,” Etc.,
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The American journalist Richard Harding Davis (1864-1916) was also a fiction writer and dramatist whose swashbuckling adventures were popular with the American public.Richard Harding Davis was born in...
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