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8 edition of Ungentlemanly Acts found in the catalog.

Ungentlemanly Acts

The Army"s Notorious Incest Trial

by Louise K. Barnett

  • 346 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Hill & Wang Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trials (Incest),
  • United States,
  • San Antonio,
  • Military And Naval Law,
  • U.S. History - Late 19th Century (1877-1900),
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • Trials, litigation, etc,
  • Texas,
  • Courts-martial and courts of inquiry,
  • Geddes, Andrew,,
  • United States - General,
  • 1845?-1921

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7974514M
    ISBN 100809073978
    ISBN 109780809073979

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The book’s title comes from Churchill’s quote about the SOE being ‘The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare’ because of its unorthodox fighting methods. It could also allude to SOE operative Emma Stirling, who carries out one of the bravest and crucial acts of the mission.

She’s young and in love with Harry, who is unhappily married. Read an Excerpt. Ungentlemanly Acts. One. BEGININGS. SCANDAL. Today, Americans are accustomed to the image of the court stenographer, clacking away at a machine that will spew forth a printed transcript of a trial almost intranscripts were still copied out in longhand.

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