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Anglo-Zulu War

Front cover of The Last Zulu Warrior by David Clammer
The Last Zulu Warrior - David Clammer

The Last Zulu Warrior by David Clammer is the story of the last Zulu War of 1879, and is written with great knowledge and sympathy by the author for his subject while the reckless courage and sheer ferocity of the battles is brought to the reader through the reproduction of some 50 little known glass lantern slides in colour which were painted during the War.

Limited edition copy No.405/1000.

ZAR 1,950.00
Front cover of 'Vanity Fair' by Sonia Clarke
'Vanity Fair' in S.Africa - Sonia Clarke

'Vanity Fair' In Southern Africa, 1869 to 1914 by Sonia Clarke. Vanity Fair was a weekly magazine published from 1868 - 1914, the caricatures featured in this book were chosen for their significance to southern Africa, and form part of the Brenthurst Press collection.

ZAR 600.00
Front cover of The Red Soldier by Frank Emery
The Red Soldier - Frank Emery (First edition)

First edition copy of The Red Soldier by Frank Emery.

The short military lesson Britain intended teaching Cetshwayo that turned into the Zulu War of 1879 followed a classic pattern of late Victorian campaigns. The Red Soldier follows the war's progress through the letters of men writing home, not just the officers whose opinions contributed to official reports or were preserved in regimental magazines, but the NCOs and private soldiers who wrote to their families and whose letters, in the custom of the time, were passed on for publication in local newspapers.

ZAR 400.00
Front Cover of the Zulu Kings by Brian Roberts
The Zulu Kings - Brian Roberts

The Zulu Kings by Brian Roberts tells the story of the rise and fall of the Zulu dynasty in colourful detail. The first two Kings - the resolute Shaka and the fickle Dingane - dominate the book.

ZAR 150.00