Boer War Bibliography
The following is not a comprehensive list of all material about the Boer War, but it
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The Boer War by Thomas Pakenham
Published by Weidenfield & Nicholson 1979 ISBN 0 297 77395 X
Painting The Map Red, by Carman Miller
Kruger's Gold: A novel of the Anglo-Boer War by Sidney Allinson (a member of the Boer War list!)
No 1, Commandant Johannes Lotter and his Rebels,
ISBN 0620227818, published 1998.
No 2, Commandant Gideon Scheepers and the Search for his Grave
ISBN 0620245344, published 1999.
No 3, General Jan Smuts and his Long Ride,
062026750X, published 2000.
No 4, The Brave Boer Boy and Other Stories,
ISBN 0620298693, published 2002.
privately printed and written by Taffy and
David Shearing (members of the Boer War list!)
The Struggle For
The Times History Of The War In
The War in
Boer War, Byron Farwell,
The Last of The Gentlemen's Wars, J.EC. Fuller,
The Jameson Raid, H.M. Hole,
The Biograph In War, W.K.L. Dickson, Fisher Unwin, 1901.
The Great Boer War, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle,
Goodbye Dolly Gray: The Story Of The Boer War, Rayne Kruger, Pan,
The Story Of
The Last Post, Mildred G. Dooner,
"Boer War Operations In
attaché Capt. S.L. Slocum", United States Army,
His Life And Times, J. Fisher,
President Kruger, Johannes Meintjes,
The Growth Of Opposition To Kruger, 1890-1895, C.T. Gordon, OUP,
"Twee Susters" (Three Sisters), Chris Euvrard, Kutra & Kie.,Stellenbosch, 1915.
History, Homes, and Customs of the Voortrekkers, Sophia duPreeze,
White Tribe Dreaming, Marq De Villiers, Penguin, NY, 1989.
The Puritans In
With The Boer Forces, H.C. Hillegas,
Commando Courageous: A Boer's Diary, R.W. Schikkerling, Keartland,
Commando, Deneys Reitz, Faber & Faber,
"Necessity of punitive action against Afrikaners who collaborate with
the British," Circular From Commandant-General Louis P Botha,
To The Bitter End, Emanoel Lee, Viking,
Three Years' War, Christiaan De Wet,
Diary of A National Scout, PJ. Du Toit, Human Sciences Research Council,
The British Case Against The
Farewell the Trumpets, James Morris, Faber,
Armed & Dangerous: A century of Anglo-Boer War stories, intro. C.N. van der Merne, Ball,
Randlords, Paul Emden,
The Von Veltheim File, Valery Rosenberg, H&R, Cape Town, 1997.
The Fight For The Flag In South Africa by Edgar Sanderson pub Biggs, 1900.
History of the war from the Boer ultimatum to the advance of Lord Roberts; 100 illustrations and maps by Carlton Woodville.
Anglo-Boer War by Darrell Hall and edited by Frans johan Pretorius and Gilbert Torlage.
Thank God We Kept The Flag Flying" by Kenneth Griffith. IBSN number is 0-670-69756-7
Correspondents, The Boer War, Raymond Sibbald, 1993
My Reminiscences Of The Anglo-Boer War, General Ben Viljoen, 1902
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