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How the Story Began
The Racehorse and the Ox
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Afrikaans ambush armed armoured train assegais attack Baden-Powell Bantu battle began Black Week Bloemfontein Boer commandos Boer leaders brigade British Army British soldiers British troops called Cape Colony Cape Town cattle cavalry Cecil Rhodes Colonel command Cronje Cronje's defenders diamond donga Dutch Emily Hobhouse enemy entrenchments farmers farms field guns fighting force fought French frontier galloping Highlanders horsemen horses hundred Imperial War Museum Jan Smuts Kimberley Kitchener's knew Kopje kraal laager Ladysmith land lived London Lord Kitchener Lord Roberts Louis Botha Mafeking Magersfontein Mansell Collection Matabele Mauser miles Modder River mounted infantry moving Natal night numbers officers once Orange Free Orange River orders oxen Paul Kruger peace Piet Cronje Pitsani Potgieter President Kruger President Steyn Pretoria prisoners railway republics Rhodes's ride riflemen rode sent shell siege South Africa Stormberg surrender thousand Transvaal Trek Tugela uitlanders Vaal veld wagons women and children