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The Boy Allies in the Balkan Campaign

The Struggle to Save a Nation

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Author: Clair W. Hayes
Published: 1916
Language: English
Wordcount: 52,163 / 158 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 76.9
LoC Categories: U, PZ
Series: Boy Allies
Downloads: 984
Added to site: 2006.07.23 14247

rced to relinquish its country to the iron heel of the invader. Montenegro, the smallest factor in the war, still was fighting hard--the rugged and gigantic mountaineers giving a good account of themselves upon all sides.

This was the situation, then, as the airship containing Colonel Anderson, British officer, Anthony Stubbs, American war correspondent, and Hal Paine and Chester Crawford sped southward over Austria.

Several hours after the sinking of the Austrian aeroplane Chester spoke.

"Where do you suppose we are now, Hal?" he asked.

"I believe we must have crossed the frontier," replied Hal. "However, we'll wait another half hour before descending to have a look."

The half hour up, Hal sent the airship lower and lower. Soon, a faint gray speck below became visible, assuming larger and larger proportions, until all aboard made out the ground beneath.

And then, half a mile ahead, a body of troops were seen. Hal checked the speed of the craft immediately.




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