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History of South Africa and the Boer-British war.

Henry Houghton Beck

History of South Africa and the Boer-British war.

Blood and gold in Africa. The matchless drama of the dark continent from Pharoah to "Oom Paul." The Transvaal war and the final struggle between Briton and Boer over the gold of Ophir. A story of thrilling romance and adventure among wild beasts and wilder men, in search of sport and gems and gold...

by Henry Houghton Beck

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Published by Globe Bible publishing co. in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • South African War, 1899-1902.,
  • Transvaal (South Africa) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWritten and edited by Henry Houghton Beck...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT766 .B39, DT766 B39
    The Physical Object
    Pagination505 p., [29] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages505
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19050495M

    , the production of books about South Africa dwindled, and in general those that were published were quite negative about the Boers. The interest in the Boer republics after the Transvaal War brought about a radical change: not only did the number of publications about South Africa grow but the. Book/Printed Material British and Boers in South Africa; containing a thrilling account of the great struggle between the Plates printed on both sides. p. pub. also under title "History of the war in South Africa" Also available in digital form on the Internet Archive Web site.

    Following the defeat of the Boers in the Anglo-Boer or South African War (–), the Union of South Africa was created as a self-governing dominion of the British Empire on 31 May in terms of the South Africa Act , which amalgamated the four previously separate British colonies: Cape Colony, Colony of Natal, Transvaal Colony, and Orange River Colony.   Saul David's favourite books on South African history holds-barred account of British colonial and military policy in South Africa. The chapters on the Zulu War of , particularly the Author: Guardian Staff.

    The First Boer War, also known as the First Anglo-Boer War or the Transvaal War, was fought from 16 December until 23 March and was the first clash between the British and the South African Republic (Z.A.R.) Boers. Author of History of South Africa and the Boer-British war. Blood and gold in Africa. The matchless drama of the dark continent from Pharoah to Oom Paul. The Transvaal war and the final struggle between Briton and Boer over the gold of Ophir. A story of thrilling r, History of South Africa and the Boer-British War, and Cuba's Fight for Freedom, and the War with Spain/5.


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