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Robert Service

a biography

by Carl Frederick Klinck

  • 255 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
    • Subjects:
    • Service, Robert W. 1874-1958.,
    • Authors, Canadian -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Authors, Scottish -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Carl F. Klinck.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6037.E72 Z73
      The Physical Object
      Pagination199 p. :
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4890604M
      ISBN 100396073913
      LC Control Number76022607

      Born in Lancashire, England to a bank cashier and an heiress, poet Robert William Service moved to Scotland at the age of five, living with his grandfather and three aunts until his parents moved to Glasgow four years later and the family reunited. He wrote his first poem on his sixth birthday, and was educated at some of the best schools in Scotland, where his interest in poetry grew. The book met with overwhelming response and catapulted Service’s reputation as a poet by miles. What followed was a string of highly successful works which Service wrote drawing inspiration from the lore and tales of men and their experiences. He even made a huge impact in the field of thriller novels by coming up with highly successful novels.

      Jan. 16, - Sept. 11, Dedicated to preserving the memory and poetry of Robert W. Service. If you arrived here by chance follow The Archives Link and read one or two of Robert's verses. Even if you don't read poetry you may find these a bit different and to your liking. Jun 28,  · At a book launch in London, in October , Robert Service declared: “There’s life in the old boy Trotsky yet—but if the ice pick didn’t quite do its job killing him off, I hope I’ve.

      Robert Service. 1K likes. Sometimes referred to as "the Bard of the Yukon," best-known for his poems "The Shooting of Dan McGrew", "The Spell of the Yukon," and "The Cremation of Sam McGee," among Followers: 1K. Jun 10,  · Q: Does a recent book quote Secret Service agents saying denigrating things about Obama and other recent Democratic presidents while praising only Republicans? A: No. The book's author, Ronald.


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Robert W. Service was born in in Preston, Lancashire, England and was the eldest child of He composed his first poem at the age of 6 while living with his paternal grandfather and maiden aunts in Scotland.

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Antony's College, Oxford/5. No Binding. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Summers, Mark (illustrator). 1st Edition. About the print: Print comes from Robert Service's book "Dan McGrew Sam McGee and Other Great Service, The Rugged and Romantic Poems of Robert Service" published by McGraw-Hill Ryerson in Print may or may not be signed by artist.

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By Robert W. Service About this Poet Born in Lancashire, England to a bank cashier and an heiress, poet Robert William Service moved to Scotland at the age of five, living with his grandfather and three aunts until his parents moved to Glasgow four years later and the family reunited. He wrote Read Full Biography.

More About this Poet. Robert Service ( - ) was a Scottish poet who became smitten with the Yukon Territory when he moved to Canada at the age of Though he longed to be a trail-blazing cowboy, and many thought he indeed lived the life of which he wrote, Robert was, in fact, a bank clerk.

Robert Service is one of Britain’s best-known experts on Russia and the Russian Revolution. Educated at Cambridge and Essex Universities, Service held a professorship at Oxford until He is a prolific writer, penning eight books on modern Russian history, including biographies of Vladimir Lenin, Leon Trotsky and Joseph Stalin.

Almost two decades after the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe and the USSR, leading historian Robert Service examines the history of communism throughout the world. Comrades!

moves from Marx and Lenin to Mao and Castro and beyond to trace communism from its beginnings to the present day. Offering vivid portraits of the protagonists and decisive events in communist history, Service looks Reviews: 1.Robert Service's new Trotsky: A Biography, published by Harvard University Press, stands shamelessly in the earlier tradition of slander and falsification.

Service spares no effort to defame Trotsky. The book is laced with gratuitous and unsubstantiated personal insults.3/5.Oct 30,  · The life and death of Trotsky by Robert Service pp, Macmillan, £ Stalin's Nemesis: The Exile and Murder of Leon Trotsky asked to .