Author: Shena Mackay
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448129923
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Of Indian/Scottish parentage, orphaned, without family or friends, Rowena is in search of her own Utopia - or the Heligoland of her childhood imagination. Shorlisted for the Orange Prize for fiction and the Whitbread Novel Award.


Author: George M. F. Drower
Publisher: Sutton Pub Limited
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Heligoland is the astounding story of a mysterious British colony in the North Sea that the Prime Minister, Lord Salisbury, swapped for Zanzibar in 1890.


Author: Charles Spurgeon
Publisher: Krill Press via PublishDrive
ISBN: 1518365051
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Spurgeon was to 19th century England what D. L Moody was to America. Although Spurgeon never attended theological school, by the age of twenty-one he was the most popular preacher in London.

On Heligoland

Author: Ray Furness
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1425145280
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On Heligoland is set on the British island of that name at the end of the nineteenth century.

Heligoland Past And Present

Author: Alex Ritsema
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1847531903
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In 1807 Heligoland was once again a pawn in European warfare. In those days,
the French emperor Napoleon wanted to isolate Britain by cutting off the latter's
trade connections with mainland Europe. When in the summer of 1807 British
spies informed London about a potential alliance of France with Russia and
Denmark, the British authorities decided to carry out a pre-emptive strike on
neutral Denmark, by destroying many Danish warships in Copenhagen46.
Shortly afterwards ...

The Battle Of Heligoland Bight

Author: Eric W. Osborne
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253111869
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inner line of submarines near Heligoland. Its periscopes, however, disappeared
seconds after their sighting, as lookouts also spotted a heavy swirl in the water
that denoted the discharge of torpedoes. According to the Germans, the wakes of
two of these underwater weapons passed underneath the ship, owing largely to
the shallow draft of its hull. In actuality, the British submarine only ¤red one
torpedo. Nevertheless, Buss ordered an attack on the British ship. This effort
failed ...


Author: M. L'Estrange
Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC
ISBN: 9780559614347
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This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.