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By Ian Knight

Osprey's learn of British troops sooner than and through the Anglo-Zulu warfare (1879). On four March, 1878 at King William's city, British Kaffraria, Gen. Sir Arthur Cunnynghame passed over ultimate command of the British forces in southern Africa to his successor, Lt. Gen. Sir Frederic Thesiger. The excessive Commissioner, Sir Henry Bartle Frere, used to be confident that one option to the advanced difficulties which beset the sector used to be to overthrow the final robust self reliant black country bordering British possessions – the Zulu state of King Cetshwayo KaMapande. even if Cetshwayo had remained at the political protective. This e-book descirbes the uniforms and kit of the forces that Thesiger led around the border to salary struggle in Zululand.

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