There were two rapid-fire Colt automatic guns, and a dynamite gun. The task of
bringing these ashore without injury was a difficult one, indeed. But it was done,
and late in the afternoon of June 22 the little army had been established on ...
... pushed through the jungle to the left, and on up the hills. Tiffany, one of the
donors of the Colt rapid-firers and the dynamite gun, had—to put the matter
plainly—stolen from the quartermaster's department a 244 THEODORE
Sergeant Borrowe, in charge of the dynamite gun, had found a like stroke of
enterprise impossible, and could not bring up his piece. General Wheeler has
himself seen fit to declare, in his valuable book, “The Santiago Campaign,” that ...
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I did not finish this book, and the first sentence from the first chapter may give you an idea why. "Restless as the sea his forefathers sailed to reach the new world; active as the soil that answered ... Read full review