The Boer war: A History download free [PDF and Ebook] by Denis Judd

The Boer war: A History download free [PDF and Ebook] by Denis Judd year 2013
  • Book name: The Boer war: A History
  • Author: Denis Judd
  • Release date: 2013/5/20
  • Publisher: I.B.TAURIS & CO. LTD.
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9781780765914
  • Rating: 8.07 of 10
  • Votes: 60
  • Review by: Alexa Keck
  • Review rating: 7.17 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/20
  • Total pages: 384
  • Includes a PDF summary of 33 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Boer War of 1899-1902 was an epic of heroism and bungling, cunning and barbarism, with an extraordinary cast of characters - including Churchill, Rhodes, Conan Doyle, Smuts, Kipling, Gandhi, Kruger and Kitchener. The war revealed the ineptitude of the British military and unexpectedly exposed the corrupt underside of imperialism in the establishment of the first concentration camps, the shooting of Boer prisoners-of-war and the embezzlement of military supplies by British officers. This acclaimed book provides a complete history of the Boer War - from the first signs of unrest to the eventual peace. In the process, it debunks several of the myths which have grown up around the conflict and explores the deadly legacy it left for southern Africa.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H48M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Modern History To 20th Century: C 1700 To C 1900, Boer Wars, Politics & Government, African History, British & Irish History, Military History, 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 19.75 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x216x30.48mm
  • Weight: 476.27g
  • Printed by: I.B.Tauris
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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