ABOUT G A HENTY
George Alfred Henty (8 December 1832 – 16 November 1902) was a prolific English novelist and war correspondent. He is best known for his historical adventure stories that were popular in the late 19th century. In this video we go over the history of who G.A Henty was, his body of work, and even some of the controversy surrounding his books in some modern circles.
G A HENTY
WHO IS G.A. HENTY? WHY READ HIS BOOKS?
For a complete chronological list of G.A Henty's historical novels, click HERE.
The Robinson Curriculum mainly teaches history through autobiographies written by famous people who made history. This both ensures accuracy and captures the student's attention.
G A Henty was a careful student of history and very involved with some of the important historical events of his time. His books can be a great supplement to the Robinson Curriculum and are generally recommended for ages 10 and up. You can purchase the Robinson Curriculum with the G.A. Henty add on or you can purchase a hard copy set HERE.
Many titles are also available on the public domain and listed HERE for your convenience. Amazon also offers lots of resources from audio books, e-books, and reprints.