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KITCHENER: The Man Not The Myth - Anne Samson

R 600.00

In contrast to the existing biographies which treat Kitchener as British, the author of Kitchener: The Man, considers him an outsider within the British establishment. Of his 64 years, a mere 11, and those not consecutive, were spent in England. He learned from those around him, ways that were not always understood and appreciated by those educated in England. Using...

Guide to Sieges of South Africa - Nicki von der Heyde

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In this companion volume to the highly successful Field Guide to the Battlefields of South Africa, the pivotal sieges that characterised the Cape Frontier, Anglo-Zulu, Basotho and Anglo-Boer wars are brought together in one volume. Accounts of 17 sieges over the last two centuries explore in detail the historical context in which they occurred, the day-to-day military actions that sustained...

The Siege Of Ladysmith - Steve Watt

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Battles of the Anglo-Boer War series provides an accessible guide to some of the major campaigns, battles and battlefields of this historic conflict in KwaZulu-Natal.  The books are written for the general reader as well as for historians seeking fresh insights into the events leading up to, during and after the battles.  The text is supported by contemporary accounts and...

The Relief Of Ladysmith Break Through At Thukela Heights - Ken Gillings

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Battles of the Anglo-Boer War series provides an accessible guide to some of the major campaigns, battles and battlefields of this historic conflict in KwaZulu-Natal.  The books are written for the general reader as well as for historians seeking fresh insights into the events leading up to, during and after the battles.  The text is supported by contemporary accounts and...

The Battle Of Vaalkrans - Steve Watt

R 85.00

Battles of the Anglo-Boer War series provides an accessible guide to some of the major campaigns, battles and battlefields of this historic conflict in KwaZulu-Natal. The books are written for the general reader as well as for historians seeking fresh insights into the events leading up to, during and after the battles.  The text is supported by contemporary accounts and...

The Battle of Talana - Pam McFadden

R 85.00

Battles of the Anglo-Boer War series provides an accessible guide to some of the major campaigns, battles and battlefields of this historic conflict in KwaZulu-Natal.  The books are written for the general reader as well as for historians seeking fresh insights into the events leading up to, during and after the battles.  The text is supported by contemporary accounts and...

The Battle Of Modder Spruit & Tchrengula - Steve Watt

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Battles of the Anglo-Boer War series provides an accessible guide to some of the major campaigns, battles and battlefields of this historic conflict in KwaZulu-Natal.  The books are written for the general reader as well as for historians seeking fresh insights into the events leading up to, during and after the battles.  The text is supported by contemporary accounts and...

The Battle of Spioenkop - Gilbert Torlage

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Battles of the Anglo-Boer War series provides an accessible guide to some of the major campaigns, battles and battlefields of this historic conflict in KwaZulu-Natal.  The books are written for the general reader as well as for historians seeking fresh insights into the events leading up to, during and after the battles. The text is supported by contemporary accounts and...

The Battle of Elandslaagte - Pam McFadden

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Battles of the Anglo-Boer War series provides an accessible guide to some of the major campaigns, battles and battlefields of this historic conflict in KwaZulu-Natal.  The books are written for the general reader as well as for historians seeking fresh insights into the events leading up to, during and after the battles.  The text is supported by contemporary accounts and...

The Battle for Colenso - S.B. Bourquin & Gilbert Torlage

R 85.00

Battles of the Anglo-Boer War series provides an accessible guide to some of the major campaigns, battles and battlefields of this historic conflict in KwaZulu-Natal. The books are written for the general reader as well as for historians seeking fresh insights into the events leading up to, during and after the battles.  The text is supported by contemporary accounts and...

Anglo-Boer War Sites of KZN - Steve Watt & Gilbert Torlage

R 85.00

At the outbreak of the Second Anglo-Boer War on 11October 1899, approximately 25,000 Boers invaded the British colony of Natal from the Zuid Afrikaansche Republiek and the Orange Free State.  The colony was the scene of some of the most important battles of the war, as well as the Siege of Ladysmith which lasted for 118 days. In addition to...

Piet Retief Commando: The Story of a Border Commando 1880 - 2007 (Walter Volker)

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This well researched and well illustrated book is focusing on the Piet Retief Commando and also covers a wide area of South African military history. It provides an overview of the history from pioneering days right up to closure in 20017 - including the commanding officers, RSM, badges and insignia, and achievements during two Boer wars and during the Border...

De La Rey: 'n Stryd Vir Vryheid - AWG Raath

R 480.00

Genl. J.H. de la Rey se gedenkskrifte oor die Anglo-Boereoorlog was nie net kripties nie – hy het dit nooit voltooi nie! Hy was ’n man van min woorde, wat annotering noodsaaklik maak indien ’n boek oor sy herinneringe geskryf sou word. Maar selfs annotering slaag nie ten volle daarin om die optrede van die generaal en die verloop van...

Anecdotes Of The Anglo-Boer War: Tales From The Last of The Gentlemen's Wars - Rob Milne

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Wars always generate stories and everybody loves a story. Rob Milne has compiled this selection of Anglo-Boer War stories from all over South Africa and recounts them in a book that saddens, mystifies, but most of all entertains. There's the devotion of the English fiance'e who for 60 years sent a sprig of heather to the Chrissiesmeer Post Office for...

South African Battles - Tim Couzens

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South African Battles describes 36 battles spread over five centuries. These are not the well-trodden battlefields of standard histories, but generally lesser-known ones. Some were of critical importance, while some were infinitely curious. Who, for instance, has heard of the battles of Nakob, Middelpos, Mome Gorge or Mushroom Valley? Who knows about the four black women that Bartolomeu Dias brought...

Rebelspoor: Die Aanloop, Verloop en Afloop van die Boereopstand van 1914 - 15 - Dr LJ Bothma

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Dit was die Afrikaner se bitterste uur toe die bittereinders van die Anglo-Boereoorlog mekaar twaalf jaar later die stryd aansê: Aan die een kant die regeringsmagte (Kakies) van premier Louis Botha en sy minister van verdediging, Jan Smuts -- aan die ander kant die rebelliekommando's (Boere) van kommandant-generaals Christiaan de Wet en Christiaan Beyers. Na 'n paar maande was alles...

Boereoorlogstories: 34 Verhale oor die Oorlog van 1899 - 1902 - Jeanette Ferreira

R 375.00

Die Anglo-Boereoorlog het sy spore op die ganse Suid-Afrikaanse bevolking gelaat. Oor 'n eeu heen het sentimente jeens die oorlog gewissel en die talle gesigspunte in hierdie kortverhaalbundel getuig daarvan. Begrip vir joiners en hendsoppers is een van vele gesigspunte wat niefiksionele historiese beskouings grootliks vooruit was met die eerste uitgawe in 1998. Terselfdertyd herleef pynlike kennis van bannelinge, vroue...

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