New PDF release: The Angel of Mons

By Jerred Metz

It was once the struggle that opened the deadliest century in human background. the tale follows Vickers laptop gun groups of British squaddies via their education to the battlefields of WWI. while the warriors arrive in Belgium they're initiated right into a mystery society, the “Golden Arrows of God”, and are guaranteed of St. George’s security. Over 4 days, together with their first actual conflict opposed to the Germans, they're kept by means of apparition after apparition of angels.
Meanwhile in London, very important participants of esoteric societies (William Butler Yeats and Sir Conan Doyle) obtain messages concerning the visual appeal of those angels. Invocations, visions, computerized writing and visitations by means of spirits convey the scoop of the superb rescues of the 1st days of WWI.

"The Angel of Mons is a meditative and transcendent trip right into a struggle we will be able to by no means research an excessive amount of approximately, or from."
Kevin Coyne, writer of Marching domestic

This is the start line for Metz’s wide-ranging, unique e-book: St. George, the Angel of Mons, seems out of an unfurling cloud over the Mons-Condé canal, saving Lt. Dease’s Vickers machine-gun workforce. The saint assaults the Germans and saves the BEF from annihilation. a number of days, later Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s and W.B. Yeats’ reports ensure this to be so. ancient characters rub shoulders with women and men of the author's creation.

Steeped within the Edwardian Age’s ideals in regards to the psychic phenomena and spiritualism, the unconventional exhibits that good fortune within the conflict is greater than a question of well-sited computer weapons and resolute crews; within the Angel of Mons St. George determines the destiny of the “Golden Arrows of God,” and the British Expeditionary strength.

Antony chook writer of gents, we are going to Stand and struggle: Le Cateau 1914.

Long after the conflict is over, and the evidence of it were recorded in histories, some of the most well known occasions may be the visual appeal of St. George and angel-warriors scuffling with in protection of the British through the retreat from Mons. The papers are filled with it and testimony pours in from either side.

Harold Begbie “On the part of the Angels” 1915.

That used to be the conflict of Mons. because the starting British engagement of what was once to develop into the good struggle, it turned endowed on reflection with each caliber of greatness and was once given a spot within the British pantheon equivalent to the battles of Hastings and Agincourt. Legends like that of the Angels of Mons settled upon it.

Barbara Tuchman, The weapons of August

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