The Transvaal Rebellion: The First Boer War, 1880-1881
Pearson/Longman, 2005 - 264 sivua
This book takes a unique look at the first Boer war by concentrating on the events and battles of the First Boer War. Due attention is also given to the 2nd Boer War - it's origins, key players and significance for the future of South Africa. The personal stories of heroism and sacrifice, sieges, rebellions and battles, make for an enthralling and dramatic tale - a classic of military history that will find a ready audience amongst military enthusiasts.
Mitä ihmiset sanovat - Kirjoita arvostelu
Yhtään arvostelua ei löytynyt.
A clash of military cultures
Peace and betrayal
3 muita osia ei näytetty
Muita painoksia - Näytä kaikki
27 February 58th Regiment 9-pounder 92nd Highlanders administration Afrikaner ammunition Anglo-Zulu annexation Anstruther April armistice arms Army artillery attack battle Bellairs Britain British rule Bronkhorstspruit burghers camp campaign Cape Town Colley to Childers Colley's Colonel colonial column command Commandant-General Commissioner companies confederation Cronje December defence February fighting flank Gildea Gladstone Grobler guns Haggard horses imperial Ingogo Jaarsveld January Joubert to Kruger Kimberley laager Laband Lady Colley Laing's Nek Lanyon Last Boer London loyalists Lydenburg Majuba March military Mount Prospect mountain Mounted Infantry Mounted Squadron Natal Naval Brigade Newcastle Norris-Newman officers Orange Free patrols Pedi perimeter Pietermaritzburg Pomeroy-Colley position Potchefstroom Pretoria quoted in Butler reinforcements Republic Rifles River road Royal Rustenburg Schuinshoogte scouts settlers Shepstone siege soldiers South Africa South African Republic southern Africa staff Standerton Theron-Bushell Transvaal Transvaal Rebellion troops volunteers wagons Wakkerstroom Wolseley Wolseley's Wood wounded yards Zulu