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Letters from Ladysmith: Eyewitness Accounts From the South African War

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Military historian Edward Spiers presents, with commentary, 250 letters written by soldiers and civilians from the beleaguered town and originally published in British newspapers. They provide vivid accounts of the siege and the desperate and bloody attempts to relieve Ladysmith, but also illustrate contemporary perceptions of the war and the British underestimation of the Boer army.
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Military historian Edward Spiers presents, with commentary, 250 letters written by soldiers and civilians from the beleaguered town and originally published in British newspapers. They provide vivid accounts of the siege and the desperate and bloody attempts to relieve Ladysmith, but also illustrate contemporary perceptions of the war and the British underestimation of the Boer army.

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Author Edward Spiers (Editor)
Publisher Jonathan Ball Publishers
Place Jeppestown
Year 2010
ISBN 9781868424153
Binding Paperback
Condition Very Good
Comments Neatly covered in DCFix.

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