The Boer War 1899-1902

The Second Boer War was Britain's first modern war, delivering many of the challenges that would dominate World War One and beyond. But it was a conflict waged by generals rooted in colonial conquests and would prove a steep learning curve.
Date Published :
June 2022
Publisher :
Key Publishing
Editor :
James Hoare
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Binding. : Paperback
ISBN : 9781913295417
Pages : 116
Dimensions : 11.69 X 8.27 inches
Stock Status : In stock
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$18.99

Overview
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The Second Boer War was Britain’s first modern war, delivering many of the challenges that would dominate World War One and beyond. But it was a conflict waged by generals rooted in colonial conquests and would prove a steep learning curve.
In Britain there was popular support for the war and tens of thousands from across the class divide volunteered. It was the birthplace of modern guerrilla warfare, concentration camps, blockhouses, and scorched earth tactics.
Boer War is a must-read for anyone interested in British and South African history.

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