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The first Boer War

by Joseph H. Lehmann

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Cape in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Transvaal (South Africa)
    • Subjects:
    • Transvaal (South Africa) -- History -- War of 1880-1881

    • Edition Notes

      Illus. on lining papers.

      Statement[by] Joseph H. Lehmann.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT928 .L43
      The Physical Object
      Pagination330, [16] p.
      Number of Pages330
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5319100M
      ISBN 10022400686X
      LC Control Number72169491

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      On 16 December the First Boer War began. It took ten weeks in and The British were defeated. From to Governor of the Cape and High Commissioner for South Africa, Alfred Milner made preparations for another war in order to gain the wealth of the Orange Free State and in September British troops arrived in South Africa. Buy Boer Wars books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery.

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