An illustration of Boers engaging British forces during the Boer War (1899-1902).

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Boer Republics and English Colonies before the Boer War - South Africa

Pakenham’s very thorough history of The Boer War reads like a novel and I could hardly put it down. In my mind that puts h.

He is generally regarded as the bravest of the Boer generals during the Second Boer War and as one of the leading figures of Boer independence. As a guerrilla, his tactics proved extremely successful. De la Rey opposed the war until the last, but when he was once accused of cowardice during a Volksraad session by President Paul Kruger, he replied that if the time for war came, he would be fighting long after Paul Kruger had given up and fled for safety. This proved to be the case.

He is generally regarded as the bravest of the Boer generals during the Second Boer War and as one of the leading figures of Boer independence. As a guerrilla, his tactics proved extremely successful. De la Rey opposed the war until the last, but when he was once accused of cowardice during a Volksraad session by President Paul Kruger, he replied that if the time for war came, he would be fighting long after Paul Kruger had given up and fled for safety. This proved to be the case.

Bok Van Blerk:De La Rey - with English subtitles - YouTube

Bok Van Blerk:De La Rey - with English subtitles

Boer Commando (coloured by Tinus Le Roux)

South Africa: Anglo Boer War in Colour - Suid-Afrika: Anglo Boere Oorlog in Kleur

South African release: 22 February 2013 Director - Paul Eilers Bosbok Ses Films, The Film Factory, Spier Films and White Heron Pictures

Good summary of what the Treaty of Vereeniging entailed

In Pretoria, representatives of Great Britain and the Boer states sign the Treaty of Vereeniging, officially ending th.

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