The Boer War

Author: Thomas Pakenham
Editor: New York : Random House
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Uses firsthand accounts to reconstruct Britain's last great imperial war which proved to be one of the costliest, deadliest, and most humiliating wars in British history
The Boer War
Language: en
Pages: 718
Authors: Thomas Pakenham
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979 - Publisher: New York : Random House

Uses firsthand accounts to reconstruct Britain's last great imperial war which proved to be one of the costliest, deadliest, and most humiliating wars in British history
The Boer War
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Martin Bossenbroek
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-30 - Publisher: Seven Stories Press

The Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) is one of the most intriguing conflicts of modern history. It has been labeled many things: the first media war, a precursor of the First and Second World Wars, the originator of apartheid. The difference in status and resources between the superpower Great Britain and two
The Boer War
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Bill Nasson
Categories: South Africa
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: History Publishing Group

The Boer War was a costly colonial conflict between the British Empire and the two independent Boer republics in South Africa. Pitting the superior armed might of British imperialism against two of the world’s tiniest rural states, it nevertheless took almost three years for the Boer forces to be defeated.
The Boer War
Language: en
Pages: 405
Authors: Winston S. Churchill
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-23 - Publisher: Rosetta Books

A fascinating piece of first-person reporting from the British statesman’s early years as a war correspondent in South Africa. As a young, ambitious soldier, Winston S. Churchill managed to get himself posted to the 21st Lancers in 1899 as a war correspondent for the Morning Post—and joined them in fighting
The Boer War
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Martin Bossenbroek
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-09 - Publisher:

The Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) is one of the most intriguing conflicts of modern history. It has been labeled many things: the first media war, a precursor of the First and Second World Wars, the originator of apartheid. The difference in status and resources between the superpower Great Britain and two