Military History (SA)

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Notes on South African Affairs - W. B. Boyce

Notes on South African Affairs by W. B. Boyce is volume XXXIX in the Africana Collecteana series and was first published in 1838. Boyce was a Wesleyan missionary and a trusted adviser to Sir Benjamin d'Urban during the frontier war of 1834-5

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Front cover of Revolutionary Warfare: Basic Principles of Counter-Insurgency by Lieutenant-General C.A. Fraser
Revolutionary Warfare: Basic Principles of Counter-Insurgency - by C.A. Fraser

Revolutionary Warfare: Basic Principles of Counter-Insurgency by Lieutenant-General C.A. Fraser is a revision of  Lessons Learnt from Past Revolutionary Wars (by the same author).

A restricted access military publication of apartheid South Africa

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Camp Life and Sport in South Africa - T J Lucas

Camp Life and Sport in South Africa by T J Lucas is a first rate account of life and warfare in the Cape during the 1850s, written by one who experienced the events described within these pages at first hand. The author of this book was a trooper in the Cape Mounted Rifles serving in South Africa-or the Cape Colony-in the middle years of the nineteenth century. The Cape Mounted Rifles were engaged in a succession of small but savage wars-known broadly as the Kaffir Wars-with the indigenous tribes of the region.

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Front cover of Shamrock And Springbok by S. Monick
Shamrock And Springbok - S. Monick

Shamrock And Springbokby S. Monick commerorates the 75th anniversary of the forming of the South African Irish Regiment in 1914, with an introduction by General Magnus Malan. Inscribed by the author on the fep. Illustrated with a few b&w photos.

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Through Desert, Veld and Mud - Paterson & Levin

H. R. Paterson and M. Levin's Through Desert, Veld and Mud: The History of 15 Maintenance Unit 1899-1999 is the history of 15 Maintenance Unit, which, from its origins at the outbreak of the Anglo Boer War, has kept their fellow regiments supplied with rations, equipment, fuel and ammunition.

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Front cover of Genieskool: 1940-1990, School of Engineers by J. C. Rabe
Genieskool: 1940-1990, School of Engineers - J. C. Rabe

Genieskool: 1940-1990, School of Engineers by J. C. Rabe is a record of the history of the school, part of the SADF.

Afrikaans text

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Front Cover of Hawk's Eye by Dorothy E. Rivett-Carnac
Hawk's Eye - Dorothy E. Rivett-Carnac

Hawk's Eye by Dorothy E. Rivett-Carnac is the biography of Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Somerset K.C.B., K.H., the eldest son of Lord Charles Somerset, whose significant contribution to the evolution of South Africa has been obscured both by his illustrious father and by the dynamic characters who at the same time bestrode the historic scene.

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Griqua Records - Karel Schoeman

Griqua Records by Karel Schoeman presents a collection of 162 official and semi-official documents relating to the Captaincy which existed at Philippolis in the modern Free State from 1826 until 1861.

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