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The Boer War by  Thomas Pakenham - Hardcover - 1979 - from Willis Monie Books - ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

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The Boer War

by Pakenham, Thomas

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


New York: Random House. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1979. Hardcover. 0394427424 . DJ has been tape repaired. .

The war declared by the Boers of South Africa on October 11, 1899, gave the British, as Kipling said, 'No end of a lesson.' The public expected it to be over by Christmas. It proved to be the longest, the costliest, the bloodiest and most humiliating war that Great Britain fought between 1815 and 1914.


  • Bookseller: Willis Monie Books - ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 31028
  • Title: The Boer War
  • Author: Pakenham, Thomas
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0394427424
  • ISBN 13: 9780394427423
  • Publisher: Random House
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1979
  • Keywords: 0394427424, Africa, Boer War, South Africa, British Military


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