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‘Baring Pemberton has made vigorous use of unpublished letters, diaries und suchlike evidence…critical and fair’—Irish Times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