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1899—40,000 Boer farmers claim struggle at the British Empire, defeat the main skilled usual military of the day, and make it a capital offence to shoot a British general.

It used to be the final of the Gentlemen’s Wars and the 1st of the trendy wars. yet for the blood-stained lesions discovered at the veld, 1914 may perhaps good have led to defeat.

‘An very good book’—British military Review

‘Admirable…with an intimate photograph of a number of the commanders concerned, of the infamous activities within the First years of the struggle: Belmont, Modder River, Magersfontein, Colenso, Spion Kop’—The Observer

‘Baring Pemberton has made vigorous use of unpublished letters, diaries und suchlike evidence…critical and fair’—Irish Times

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