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Johannesburg in arms, 1895-96

being the observations of a casual spectator

by Charles G. Thomas

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Published by Smith, Elder & co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jameson"s Raid, 1895-1896

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles G. Thomas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT929 .T45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., 120 p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6956441M
    LC Control Number05018387
    OCLC/WorldCa6128597

      The Jameson Raid (29 December – 2 January ) was a botched raid on Paul Kruger’'s Transvaal Republic and carried out by a British colonial statesman Leander Starr Jameson and his Rhodesian and Bechuanaland policemen over the New Year weekend of – It was intended to trigger an uprising by the primarily British expatriate workers (known as Uitlanders) in the Transavaal . Stephanus Johannes Paulus "Paul" Kruger (/ ˈ k r uː ɡ ər /; Dutch: ; 10 October – 14 July ) was a political and military leader who served as President of the South African Republic (or Transvaal) from to Nicknamed Oom Paul ("Uncle Paul"), he came to international prominence as the face of the Boer cause—that of the Transvaal and its neighbour the Orange Free State Children:

    A magisterial history of South Africa, from the earliest known human inhabitation of the region to the present. Lynn Berat updates this classic text with a new chapter chronicling the first presidential term of Mbeki and ending with the celebrations of the centenary of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress in January Ndwandwe-Zulu War. The Ndwandwe-Zulu War of – was a war fought between the expanding Zulu kingdom and the Ndwandwe tribe in South Africa. Shaka revolutionised traditional ways of fighting by introducing the assegai, a spear with a short shaft and broad blade, used as a close-quarters stabbing weapon.(Under Shaka's rule, losing an assegai was punishable by death.

      The Siege of Kimberley took place during the Second Boer War at Kimberley, Cape Colony (present-day South Africa), when Boer forces from the Orange Free State and the Transvaal besieged the diamond mining town. The Boers moved quickly to try to capture the area when war broke out between the British and the two Boer republics in October The town was ill-prepared, but . Boer War Memorial. The Second Boer War (Dutch: Tweede Boerenoorlog, Afrikaans: Tweede Vryheidsoorlog), commonly referred to as The Boer War and also known as the South African War (outside of South Africa), the Anglo-Boer War (among most South Africans) and in Afrikaans as the Anglo-Boereoorlog or Tweede Vryheidsoorlog ("Second War of Freedom"), was fought from 11 .


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