Zulu Victory: The Epic of Isandlwana and the Cover-up

Zulu Victory: The Epic of Isandlwana and the Cover-up

by Ron Lock, Peter Quantrill
     
 


The Battle of Isandlwana a great Zulu victory was one of the worst defeats ever to befall the British Army. Zulu Victory: The Epic of Isandlwana and the Cover-up traces the history of the Zulu kingdom and its British neighbour, the Colony of Natal. It also details the composition of both armies, from individual Zulu regiments to the tribesmen of the Natal… See more details below

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The Battle of Isandlwana a great Zulu victory was one of the worst defeats ever to befall the British Army. Zulu Victory: The Epic of Isandlwana and the Cover-up traces the history of the Zulu kingdom and its British neighbour, the Colony of Natal. It also details the composition of both armies, from individual Zulu regiments to the tribesmen of the Natal Native Horse who fought on the side of the British. In this acclaimed book, using source material ranging from the Royal Windsor Archives to oral history passed down to the present Zulu inhabitants of Isandlwana, the authors shed new light upon this notorious battle in all its bravery and horror, and the scandal that followed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853676451
Publisher:
Greenhill Books/Lionel Leventhal, Limited
Publication date:
04/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.19(h) x 1.00(d)

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