Category: - BOER WAR


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Elizabeth Butler Battle Artist

By: Butler, Elizabeth

Price: $37.00

Publisher: UK, Fisher Press: 1993

Seller ID: 010746

Condition: Very Good/good

Both Elizabeth's parents were interested in art and at an early age she was encouraged to paint and draw. At first Elizabeth concentrated on painting portraits and landscapes but after visiting France, where she saw paintings inspired by the Franco-Prussian War, she began to paint military subjects. In 1874 submitted a painting entitled the Roll Call to the Royal Academy in London - it was so popular it was taken on tour. In later conflicts Britons sought more encouraging visions & her fame diminished. "I never painted for the glory of war, but to portray its pathos and heroism."- EB q... View more info



By: Farwell Byron

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions: 1999

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 2012338

ISBN: 180222174

Condition: Excellent

The authors account of the Boer War explains the origin of the war and covers the political developments, the bloody battles the outnumbered Boers almost always won, the sieges, the concentration camps and the men involved including Kruger, Roberts, Botha, Buller, Smuts, Kitchener and de Wet. View more info

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TO STOP A RISING SUN Reminiscences of Wartime In India and Burma

By: Humphreys Roy

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Alan Sutton Publishing UK: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011041

ISBN: 0750911816

Condition: Excellent/Very Good

Very good condition, clean white pages, no foxing, unclipped dust jacket."A unique record of first-hand accounts recalling what life was really like for British servicemen and women in India, Burma and the Far East during the Second World War." Includes many black and white photographs. View more info


By: Laffin John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing London: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2017028

ISBN: 0850454182

Condition: Very Good

Includes many photographs taken at the time of each field of war from South Africa to Vietnam. Details the uniforms of the time, transport, weapons and social aspects of each field of war. View more info