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Private Tucker"s Boer War diary

Pamela Todd

Private Tucker"s Boer War diary

the Transvaal War of 1899, 1900, 1901 & 1902 with the Natal Field Forces

by Pamela Todd

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Published by Elm Tree Books in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Tucker, Frederick, 1875- -- Diaries.,
    • Great Britain. Army -- Biography.,
    • South African War, 1899-1902 -- Personal narratives.,
    • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Diaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [7]

      Other titlesBoer War diary.
      Statementcompiled & designed by Pamela Todd & David Fordham.
      ContributionsFordham, David, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT932.T82 T63 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p. :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4203294M
      ISBN 100241102723
      LC Control Number80482440

      Synopsis The war declared by the Boers on 11 October gave the British, as Kipling said, "no end of a lesson". It proved to be the longest, the costliest, the bloodiest and the most humiliating campaign that Britain fought between and Thomas Pakenham has written a full-scale /5(). Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Boer Wars Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Rorke's Drift Diary. William Penn Symons. 15 Sep Add to basket. 36% off. Tracing Your Boer War Ancestors: Soldiers of a Forgotten War. Jane Marchese Robinson. 03 Mar Paperback. US$ US$ Save US$9.

      Since the Institute for Historical Research(Human Sciences Research Council), has published several diaries and memoirs, inter alia memoirs of General Ben Bouwer as written by P.J. Ie Riche and edited by O.J.O. Ferreira() and Diary of a National Scout P.J. du Toit, edited by J.P. Anglo-Boer War diary of Herbert GwynneHowell is the eleventh in this series, but the.   Buy a cheap copy of The Boer War book by Thomas Pakenham. Accompanied by photographs, portraits and paintings, this book includes private papers, Public Record Office documents, secret journals, diaries and tape-recorded Free shipping over $Cited by:

      Transvaal was annexed by the British on 25 October after the capital, Pretoria, was captured. The final prominent battle in the first stage of the South African War took place on 29 November at Rhenoster Kop in northern Transvaal. There the Second and Third New Zealand Contingents, supprting British forces under the command of Major. But the Boer War soldiers are the precursors of the Anzac Legend and this period marks the soldier's emergence as a folk hero. The book charts the course of the Australian troops in South Africa, appraising their performance in the field and exploring the curious .


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