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The Lives Of A Bengal Lancer

by Francis Yeats-Brown

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel writing,
  • Travel - General,
  • Travel,
  • India,
  • Asia - India,
  • Essays & Travelogues

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8460388M
    ISBN 101417912944
    ISBN 109781417912940

    Much of the book covers his attempts to gain a better insight into the mysticism of the East. The overall impression I have is an intimate portrait of a time gone by, a snapshot as it were, of the lives of a Bengal Lancer set amidst the backdrop of the teeming multitudes of India in the early years of the 20th Century/5(8). The Lives of a Bengal Lancer is a book, a memoir by Francis Yeats-Brown, and a movie loosely adapted from the book. Yeats-Brown served in India (the focus of his book) and briefly after the Great War. The book actually has chapters called "Polo" and "Pig-Sticking" and emphasizes cantonment life at and around Bareilly in present-day Uttar Pradesh.

    The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (promoted as The Sons of England in Scandinavia) is a American adventure-romantic-comedy film loosely adapted from the book of the same name by British-Indian author Francis film is a Paramount picture directed by Henry Hathaway and written by Grover Jones, William Slavens McNutt, Waldemar Young, John L. Balderston and Achmed Abdullah. The Lives of a Bengal Lancer. Directed by Henry Hathaway. Synopsis Set in the spectacle of mystic India with its glittering mosques, oirental palaces, weird music, bronzed nautch dancers. In the Northwest Frontier of India, the 41st Bengal Lancers leaded by the harsh Colonel Tom Stone are having trouble with the rebellious leader Mohammed /5().

      Lancer EVO Lives, NEW Audi RS3, McLaren P13 Details - Fast Lane Daily. The Lives of a Bengal Lancer From the book only the locale and title have been retained. With these slim leads five studio writers went to work on a story, and they turned in a pip. In theme.


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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device /5(14). The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (book) Jump to navigation Jump to search. The Lives of a Bengal Lancer is a autobiography of British cavalry officer Francis Yeats-Brown published by The Viking Press.

The autobiography's release was met with highly positive reviews and Yeats-Brown was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize of Author: Francis Yeats-Brown.

This book sounded really exciting - "The Lives of a Bengal Lancer" - An autobiography by a British Calvary Officer in India - I was looking for an adventure story - Hoping for a book as good as Beryl Markham's memoir "West With the Night" (published in ) - However "Bengal Lancer" was kind of a "dud" - Oh well - Only a few $ ventured - We tried (big smile)/5(14).

The Lives of a Bengali Lancer, suggested by the novel by Francis Yeats-Brown 9 out of 10 This educational film has been included on The New York Times' Best 1, Movies Ever Made list. It has also won two Oscars, in a category that has disappeared, but in was celebrated - /5(12).

The Lives of a Bengal Lancer. Autobiography of a British cavalry officer in pre-war India and on the western front, who later became a member of the Royal flying corps in Mesopotamia. The closing chapters concern his subsequent travels in India and give his interpretation of the Hindu philosophy through the medium of his own personal experience.

The lives of a Bengal lancer The lives of a Bengal lancer by Francis Yeats-Brown Published by The Viking press in New : No- Call No. c)- y BENGAL LANCER BENGAL LANCER by F. YEATS-BROWN LONDON NOTE Some paragraphs of this book have been taken from contributions to The Spectator and The Field.

I am indebted to the Editors of these publications for giving me leave to reprint what I. The Lives of a Bengal Lancer () Passed | 1h 49min | Adventure, Drama, War | February (Germany) Three British soldiers on the Northwest Frontier of India struggle against the enemy - and themselves/10(K). This book sounded really exciting - "The Lives of a Bengal Lancer" - An autobiography by a British Calvary Officer in India - I was looking for an adventure story - Hoping for a book as good as Beryl Markham's memoir "West With the Night" (published in ) - However "Bengal Lancer" was kind of a "dud" - Oh well - Only a few $ ventured - We tried (big smile)/5(9).

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Autobiography of a British cavalry officer in pre-war India and on the western front, who later became a member of the Royal flying corps in Mesopotamia. The closing chapters concern his subsequent travels in India and give his interpretation of the Hindu philosophy through the medium of his personal experience.

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Due to COVID, orders may be : $   The lives of a Bengal lancer by Francis Yeats-Brown; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Social life and customs; Places: India. The Lives of a Bengal Lancer, Blu-ray, Action / Adventure, The Lives of a Bengal Lancer is the type of imperialist adventure story that has fallen out of favor with changing times.

Nonetheless, it's an exciting film, full of heroic action and attention-grabbing performances that help overcome its dated : Kl Studio Classics. Much of the book covers his attempts to gain a better insight into the mysticism of the East.

The overall impression I have is an intimate portrait of a time gone by, a snapshot as it were, of the lives of a Bengal Lancer set amidst the backdrop of the teeming multitudes of India in the early years of the 20th Century/5(11). The Lives of a Bengal Lancer by Yeats-Brown, Francis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Lives of a Bengal Lancer () is a sweeping, escapist adventure tale of three British officers of the 41st Regiment of the Bengal Lancers, stationed in northwest India.

The Paramount %. Reminiscences of the author's life in the pre-WWI Indian cavalry, The Lives of a Bengal Lancer: This book is in the public domain in Canada, and is made available to you DRM-free. You may do whatever you like with this book, but mostly we hope you will read it.

The Lives of a Bengal Lancer Genre movies have a way of dying out for several years, then returning when you've all but forgotten about them. Westerns, gangster pictures, sci-fi adventures, haunted house movies - you name it.

Henry Hathaway's movie Lives of a Bengal Lancer is largely forgotten today. Most people would associate 'Bengal Lancer' with an Indian restaurant or an Indian cricket team.

Yet in its time the movie was the equivalent of aSpiderman movie today. It remains famous for .The Lives of a Bengal Lancer is a film directed by Henry Hathaway, starring Gary Cooper, Franchot Tone, Richard Cromwell, and Guy Standing. The setting is British India, aka The Raj, on the northwest frontier, which later became 41st Bengal Lancers are a crack regiment defending the frontier against mountain tribesmen.

One could mention Lives Of A Bengal Lancer, The Charge Of The Light Brigade, Gunga Din all of which have their fans. All of them good as they are never quite got the British experience in India, let alone the Indian experience of having them there quite right/10(1).