A Question Of Treason

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Kiaat Creations, 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - 302 pages
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Contents

Photographs Documents
12
Introduction
13
SECTION ONE The PREWAR YEARS Chapter 1 A Question
16
Louis Botha 18621890
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Louis de Souza 18651880
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Gertruida Joubert de Souza 1880s
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Louis de Souza Continued 18811891
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Marie Taylor de Souza 1890s
34
Page from French book by Duval with photo of L F de Souza CommandantGeneral
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Foreign Attaches to ZAR
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The Last Days Of May
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Notarised Dutch copy of above
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SECTION THREE FALL OF PRETORI Chapter 15 F mpovvered To Act IIX Chapter 16 The First Four days Of June
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Botha proclamation replacing Potgieterde Souza Law and Order Commission
128
7 Fall Of Pretoria June 5 1 900
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Scene in Church Square on 5 June 1900 Raising the Union Jack on the Raadsaal
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Joubert Botha and de Souza 1891 1895
38
Document appointing Louis de Souza secretary in CommandantGenerals office
42
The Prewar Years 18961899
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Jan Christiaan Smuts
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Preparations
55
Document appointing Louis F de Souza a Justice of Peace 7 Dec 1899
62
SECTION TWO WAR Chapter 8 Advance Into Natal
63
Winston S Churchill
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Churchill A Reluctant PoW
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Letter from Winston Churchill to Louis de Souza 11 Dec 1899
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Victories
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Weeks Of Turmoil
85
Letter from L de Souza Commandant General 26 March 1900
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Death Of Joubert March 1900
93
Jouberts funeral programme
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The CommandantGenerals
103
Chapter IS A Question Of Treason
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de Souzas copy of his letter to Botha 12 June 1900 148150
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Explanations
155
SECTION FOlR THE AFTERMATH Chapter 20 Under A Cloud
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Power of attorney Hendrina Joubert appoints L de Souza as her agent
167
The Death Of de Souza
168
Exile And Return
173
Confrontation And Flight
179
Conclusions
189
Epilogue A Day In 1940
191
Appendixes
194
References
234
ArchivesSources
288
Bibliography
290
Index
293
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