South African War (1899-1902) Pamphlets

(Collection description created in 2002. Links checked 2009)


Main Library, Institute of Commonwealth Studies

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Number of items

Ca. 100 pamphlets

Description of the collection

A collection of ca. 100 pamphlets and articles on the South African War (or second Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902) and related topics. The pamphlets are bound in five volumes. Topics include: the causes of the war; the Afrikaners in southern Africa; conduct of the war; foreign public opinion (principally US, French and German); and proposals for a postwar settlement.

Language(s) of the material

English, French, German


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