The Boer War

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Random House, 1979 - History - 718 pages
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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

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User Review  - Curtis J - Goodreads

I found the book to be overall comprehensive in its narrative of the war. Although it does assume the reader has a firm grasp of general British colonial history, Governmental system, political ... Read full review

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User Review  - Robert Eales - Goodreads

Still the best and most comprehensive book on this war. Read full review

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Contents

Pretoria 2329 December 1898
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ROBERTSS ADVANCE
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About the author (1979)

Thomas Pakenham is the author of "The Scramble for Africa," which won the W. H. Smith and Alan Paton Awards.

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