The Battle of the Thukela Heights 12-28 February 1900, by Ken Gillings

The Battle of the Thukela Heights 12-28 February 1900, by Ken Gillings
The Battle of the Thukela Heights 12-28 February 1900, by Ken Gillings

Book published by Ravan Press in their 'Battles of the Anglo-Boer War' series in 1999, 60 pages. Paperback (N4545)

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From the rear side cover: After almost two weeks of continuous fighting in the Colenso region, General Buller finally broke through, in the rugged Thukela Heights, to relieve Ladysmith. The Boers fought back heroically but were eventually overwhelmed by the numerical superiority of the British forces...

The Battles of the Boer War series provides an accessible guide to some of the major campaigns, battles and battlefields of this historic conflict. The books are written for the general reader as well as for historians seeking fresh insights into the events leading up to, during and after the battles. The text is supported by contemporary accounts and photographs, some of which have never before been published. Specially commisioned maps show in detail the routes and dispositions of the opposing forces for each battle.

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