This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: The story of the innovative tactics used by besieged British civilians during the Boer War of 1899-1902, while soldiers marching to their relief made costly blunders. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: Victorious Boer mounted troops bottled up a substantial British force in the town of Ladysmith in October 1899. Numerous battles were fought in succeeding months by British relief columns unsuccessfully attempting to raise the siege. While British troops on the outside using outmoded tactics were falling victim to Boer marksmen, the soldiers and civilians within besieged Ladysmith were displaying remarkable ingenuity.
Makeshift weapons and daring tactics kept the Boers at bay and the city fed, while British relief forces slowly approached. many landmarks form the siege of 1899 still survive and this unique guide give a full account of all of them, as swell as full details of all the events and personalities of the original battles. Battleground: South Africa continues the high standards of BATTLEGROUND EUROPE in presenting historical locals to visitors and general readers alike.
Buchbeschreibung Pen and Sword, 2009. Buchzustand: Very Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP65567579
Buchbeschreibung Pen & Sword Books, UK, 1999. Soft cover. Buchzustand: Fine. 1st Edition. Softback 1999 Pen and Sword 1st edition in Fine condition; 144 pages with maps, b/w photographs and illustrations; 8.5 x 5.25 inches. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 011499
Buchbeschreibung Leo Cooper, Barnsley, 1999. Soft Cover. Buchzustand: New. First Edition. A history of the conflict in this area during 1899 & 1900 and a useful guide to what remains to be seen there today. 144 pages. Illustrated throughout by b/w photographs and maps. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 1810
Buchbeschreibung Pen Sword Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2009. Paperback. Buchzustand: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. How could rough farmers lay siege to units o f the British Army and the result be in doubt? The Boers did so at Ladysmith in October 1899, and the conclusion was in doubt for four months. Buchnummer des Verkäufers BTE9780850526530
Buchbeschreibung 2009. PAP. Buchzustand: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Buchnummer des Verkäufers TK-9780850526530
Buchbeschreibung Pen & Sword Books, U.S.A., 1999. Soft cover. Buchzustand: As New. 1st Edition. As new and unread. Shrinkwrapped for protection. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 004801
Buchbeschreibung Battleground South Africa, 2009. Buchzustand: New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers TV9780850526530
Buchbeschreibung 1999. Paperback. Buchzustand: New. Paperback. How could rough farmers lay siege to units o f the British Army and the result be in doubt? The Boers did so at Ladysmith in October 1899, and the conclusion was in doubt for .Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 144 pages. 0.172. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 9780850526530
Buchbeschreibung Pen & Sword Books, 1999. Paperback. Buchzustand: New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers DADAX0850526531
Buchbeschreibung Pen and Sword, 2009. Paperback. Buchzustand: Very Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers P020850526531