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Hero of the Empire: The Making of Winston Churchill

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Hero of the Empire: The Making of Winston Churchill

Candice Millard

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Colonialism & imperialism; Boer Wars; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

At age twenty-four, Winston Churchill believed that to achieve his ambition of becoming Prime Minister he must do something... [more]

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The Compassionate Englishwoman: Emily Hobhouse in the Boer War

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The Compassionate Englishwoman: Emily Hobhouse in the Boer War

Robert Eales

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; British & Irish history; Boer Wars

Paperback

The remarkable story of a courageous woman who, in a dark moment in British history, confronted the leaders of her nation... [more]

$29.95  $10.00

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A Kind of Victory: Captain Charles Cox and His Australian Cavalrymen

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A Kind of Victory: Captain Charles Cox and His Australian Cavalrymen

Craig Wilcox

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Boer Wars

Paperback

In 1899, on the eve of the Boer War, Captain Charles Cox from Parramatta took 100 Australian cavalrymen to train with the... [more]

$44.99  $15.00

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The Boer War: A History

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The Boer War: A History

Denis Judd, Keith Terrance Surridge

History; African history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Boer Wars

Paperback

The Boer War of 1899-1902 was an epic of heroism and bungling, cunning and barbarism with an extraordinary cast of characters... [more]

$17.97

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Boer Guerrilla vs British Mounted Soldier: South Africa 1880-1902

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Boer Guerrilla vs British Mounted Soldier: South Africa 1880-1902

Ian Knight

History; African history; Boer Wars; Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare

Paperback

Waged across an inhospitable terrain which varied from open African savannah to broken mountain country and arid semi-desert,... [more]

$32.99

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Rorke's Drift Diary: An Account of the Battles of Isandhlwana and Rorke's Drift Zululand January 1879

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Rorke's Drift Diary: An Account of the Battles of Isandhlwana and Rorke's...

William Penn Symons

Diaries, letters & journals; Boer Wars; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

* Official diary of the famous battle at Rorkes Drift * Previously unseen material * National publicity and marketing campaign... [more]

$27.99

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A Splendid Savage: The Restless Life of Frederick Russell Burnham

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A Splendid Savage: The Restless Life of Frederick Russell Burnham

Steve Kemper

Biography: historical, political & military; Boer Wars; Special & elite forces; Geographical discovery & exploration

Paperback

Rich, detailed, and pitch-perfect, with the witty and wonderful skipping off every page. -Maxwell Carter, Wall Street Journal... [more]

$27.95

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Hero of the Empire: The Making of Winston Churchill

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Hero of the Empire: The Making of Winston Churchill

Candice Millard

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Colonialism & imperialism; Boer Wars; Battles & campaigns

Hardback

From the New York Times bestselling author Candice Millard, this is the gripping true story of one dramatic - and emblematic... [more]

$49.99

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Shoot Straight, You Bastards!

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Shoot Straight, You Bastards!

Nick Bleszynski

Boer Wars; Military administration

CD-Extra

The story of the court martial and subsequent execution by firing squad of Second South Australian Mounted Rifleman, Lieutenant... [more]

$34.95

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Shoot Straight, You Bastards!

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Shoot Straight, You Bastards!

Nick Bleszynski

True war & combat stories; Humanities; Boer Wars; Military administration

CD-Audio

The story of the court martial and subsequent execution by firing squad of Second South Australian Mounted Rifleman, Lieutenant... [more]

$34.95

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Rebel Englishwoman: The Remarkable Life of Emily Hobhouse

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Rebel Englishwoman: The Remarkable Life of Emily Hobhouse

Elsabe Brits

Biography: historical, political & military; African history; Social & cultural history; Boer Wars

Paperback

A new biography of a remarkable Englishwoman, Emily Hobhouse, that draws on significant and previously unknown sources, including... [more]

$24.99

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Letters from Mafeking: Eyewitness Accounts from the Longest Siege of the South African War

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Letters from Mafeking: Eyewitness Accounts from the Longest Siege of the...

Spiers, Edward

African history; Boer Wars; Battles & campaigns

Hardback

The famous 217-day siege from those who experienced the smoke, dust, heat, rain and the horrible sights and sounds of the... [more]

$52.99

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After Freedom

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After Freedom

Ariane De Lannoy, Katherine S. Newman

Boer Wars

Paperback

Twenty years after the end of apartheid, a new generation is building a multiracial democracy in South Africa but remains... [more]

$32.99

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After Freedom

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After Freedom

Ariane De Lannoy, Katherine Newman

Boer Wars

Hardback

Twenty years after the end of apartheid, a new generation is building a multiracial democracy in South Africa but remains... [more]

$54.99

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The Anglo-Boer War in 100 Objects

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The Anglo-Boer War in 100 Objects

War Museum of the Boer Republics

History; Boer Wars

Hardback

Tells the story of the iconic Anglo-Boer in 100 artefacts. [more]

$65.99

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Rebel Englishwoman: The Remarkable Life of Emily Hobhouse

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Rebel Englishwoman: The Remarkable Life of Emily Hobhouse

Elsabe Brits

Biography: historical, political & military; African history; Social & cultural history; Boer Wars

Hardback

A new biography of a remarkable Englishwoman, Emily Hobhouse, that draws on significant and previously unknown sources, including... [more]

$49.99

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The Boer War

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The Boer War

Martin Bossenbroek

African history; Boer Wars

Hardback

First published in 2012 by Athenaeum-Polak & Van Gennep... Netherlands --Title page verso. [more]

$52.99

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Tommies: The British Army in the Trenches

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Tommies: The British Army in the Trenches

John Sadler, Rosie Serdiville

British & Irish history; Boer Wars; Land forces & warfare

Paperback

An accessible history of the British soldier in WWI. [more]

$19.99

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Tracing Your Boer War Ancestors: Soldiers of a Forgotten War

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Tracing Your Boer War Ancestors: Soldiers of a Forgotten War

Jane Marchese Robinson

Boer Wars; Family history, tracing ancestors

Paperback

As well as offering a guide for researchers, this book will provide a narrative of the conflict, case studies of soldiers,... [more]

$39.99

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A History of the Royal Navy: World War I

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A History of the Royal Navy: World War I

Mike Farquharson-Roberts

20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Maritime history; Boer Wars; First World War; Naval forces & warfare

Paperback

This book tells the story and places the Royal Navy back at the heart of the British war effort, showing that without the... [more]

$29.99

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Matabele: The War of 1893 and the 1896 Rebellions

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Matabele: The War of 1893 and the 1896 Rebellions

Chris Ash

African history; Military history; Boer Wars

Paperback

Matabele War are as fascinating and controversial as those of the first, and it was a dirty, hard-fought guerrilla war, more... [more]

$75.00

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Kruger'S War: The Truth Behind the Myths of the Boer War

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Kruger'S War: The Truth Behind the Myths of the Boer War

Chris Ash

African history; National liberation & independence, post-colonialism; Boer Wars; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

`Kruger's War' tells the truth of the Boer War - the side which the Apartheid regime's propaganda machine did not want you... [more]

$120.00

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Zulu Victory: The Epic of Isandlwana and the Cover-Up

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Zulu Victory: The Epic of Isandlwana and the Cover-Up

Ron Lock, Peter Quantrill

African history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Boer Wars

Paperback

An outstanding examination of the Isandlwana affair. [more]

$49.99

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The Road to Ulundi Revisited: The Zulu War Sketches of an Artist on the March: John North Crealock

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The Road to Ulundi Revisited: The Zulu War Sketches of an Artist on the...

Ken Gillings

African history; Boer Wars

Hardback

Crealock's paintings were given to the Regimental Museum, where they are now housed. In 1964, a selection of the water colours... [more]

$250.00

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Friends and Enemies: The Natal Campaign in the South African War 1899-1902

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Friends and Enemies: The Natal Campaign in the South African War 1899-1902...

Hugh Rethman

African history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Boer Wars

Paperback

When the Boer Republics invaded Natal in 1899, the invaders could have been driven out with casualties measured in hundreds.... [more]

$49.99

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