This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ...sky. It was our last night on the soil we had trodden for unnumbered weeks, and there, in the loveliness of evening and of unwonted slopes, stood the land, not of promise, indeed, but of broken promise, o to which we were come to teach the keeping of faith. To and fro between the river and headquarters men ...