Guardians of Hades Romance Series Book 3

Author: Felicity Heaton

Publisher: Felicity Heaton

ISBN: 1911485121

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

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Lord Esher

A Political Biography

Author: Peter Fraser

Publisher: Pen and Sword

ISBN: 1473828562

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 512

View: 2863

Although wielding huge influence in late Victorian and Edwardian political life, Reginald Baliol Brett (1852 _ 1930), the second Lord Esher was, an enigma to his contemporaries and still remains a puzzle to historians.??At the heart of British and Imperial political affairs for several decades, Esher sat in both Houses of Parliament, was a high ranking civil servant, friend and confidential advisor to three Sovereigns and four Prime Ministers (of differing political hues) and yet refused high office offered by both Liberals and Conservatives. Yet his behind-the-scenes influence through his range of friends in high places gave him unmatched, some thought undemocratic, power. Despite his lack of military service he was instrumental through his work on the Committee for Imperial Defence (CID) and its Secretarial for the wholesale reorganisation of the Armed Forces. It could be said that Esher, with his grasp of power without responsibility, was a unique phenomenon in British history.??The Author, while compiling this fascinating study, drew on Cabinet and CID files, the Royal Archives and the papers of the Esher, Balfour, Asquith and Lloyd George estates. The result is a brilliant readable yet scholarly addition to British political bibliography.

Journals and Letters

Of Reginald Viscount Esher

Author: Reginald Baliot Brett Esher (2d viscount),Maurice Vyner Baliol Brett (Hon.),Oliver Sylvain Baliol Brett Esher (3d viscount)

Publisher: N.A


Category: Great Britain

Page: 307

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Sir Ralph Esher

Or, Adventures of a Gentleman of the Court of Charles II.

Author: Leigh Hunt

Publisher: N.A


Category: Great Britain

Page: 356

View: 6968

The story of Esher

Author: Ian D. Stevens

Publisher: N.A


Category: Esher (England)

Page: 128

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Rolling Coffins

Author: Brian Richard Esher

Publisher: Page Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1634171101

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 440

View: 5365

An infantryman’s honest account of his experiences during the controversial Vietnam War, this book chronicles the courage and dedication that the American soldiers demonstrated while away from loved ones, in a foreign land where hanging by a thread was the norm every day. It openly discusses the challenges and sacrifices each man had to make in order to survive and protect the lives of his comrades, and it casts a light on the shortcomings of the US government and of those in authority who could have abated the terrifying number of casualties through proper planning and sound judgment. The author, Brian Richard Esher, had witnessed firsthand the horrors of the war and had many close encounters with death. He was sent to Vietnam in 1968, the worst year in terms of casualties. He served with the 25th Infantry Division, 4th Battalion of the 23rd Infantry Mechanized, and received several medals, including the second-highest military award for valor, the Distinguished Service Cross

The Influence of King Edward and Other Essays

Author: Esher,Reginald Baliol Brett Esher, Viscount

Publisher: Hesperides Press

ISBN: 1406700908

Category: History

Page: 464

View: 1190

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Mud Bay

A Richard Esher Mystery

Author: J. Chandler

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595211925

Category: Fiction

Page: 196

View: 706

Mud Bay Mud Bay is the southern-most tip of the Puget Sound. When the tide goes out it becomes a bay of mud. Things are as clear as mud for Richard Esher as he investigates the car accident that killed his partner, Maggie McGrath. From Seattle to Olympia and all points in between, Esher chases blackmailers, killers and maybe the hijacker D.B. Cooper.


Author: Oliver Brett,Oliver Sylvain Baliol Brett Esher (Viscount)

Publisher: N.A


Category: Politicians

Page: 316

View: 6580


Author: Viscount esher reginald

Publisher: N.A



Page: N.A

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Author: Reginald Baliol Brett Viscount Esher

Publisher: Wentworth Press

ISBN: 9781373852151

Category: History

Page: 246

View: 684

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Around Esher

Author: Neil White

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780750911207

Category: Esher (England)

Page: 128

View: 6778

This addition to the Britain in Old Photographs series brings together a collection of black-and-white pictures spanning the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Drawn from family albums, local collections and professional photographers, they show the way things were and how they have changed.

A Broken Wave

The Rebuilding of England, 1940-1980

Author: Lionel Esher

Publisher: London : Allen Lane


Category: Political Science

Page: 326

View: 9429

The Esher Collection

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781906164188

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 98

View: 8787

This volume chronicles the career of Hanley through his photographs of the famous and the infamous. His favorite subjects are musicians because in looking at their photographs, he hears their music.