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South Africa 1834-53

There were three campaigns in South Africa in 1834-35, 1846-47 and 1850-53. The area of operations in the campaigns was the eastern part of Cape Colony, and heavy fighting took place with the Kaffirs, particularly during he latter war.

South Africa 1834-53


HARRY SMITH’S LAST THROW
The Eight Cape Frontier War 1850-1853
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HARRY SMITH’S LAST THROW The Eight Cape Frontier War 1850-1853
Product Code: 23302

An important account of a neglected and almost forgotten African campaign, this book tells the harrowing story of Britain's 1850-53 Eighth frontier war against the Xhosa people of southern Africa's eastern Cape, through the eyes of those who fought it.

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VOYAGE OF OBSERVATION AMONG THE COLONIES OF WESTERN AFRICA, AND A CAMPAIGN IN KAFFIR-LAND IN 1835
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VOYAGE OF OBSERVATION AMONG THE COLONIES OF WESTERN AFRICA, AND A CAMPAIGN IN KAFFIR-LAND IN 1835
Product Code: 23561

Published in association with The National Army Museum London, this is an epic of early exploration - an account by Capt. James Alexander of his 1836 4,000-mile trek through the parched wilderness of South West Africa.

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SOUTH AFRICA THE 1853 MEDAL.
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SOUTH AFRICA THE 1853 MEDAL.
Product Code: 24533

The campaign medal issued for frontier wars between 1834-1853. Roll of over 10,000 recipients corrects inaccuracies and incompleteness in official roll. Details of services rendered by all units involved.

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WHAT I SAW IN KAFFIR-LAND
(The Kaffir War 1850-53)
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WHAT I SAW IN KAFFIR-LAND (The Kaffir War 1850-53)
Product Code: 6530

Record of a volunteer infantry unit which served throuhgout the 1850-53 Kaffir War, written by their tough Commander, who equipped them with his beloved French Minie rifle.

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FORTESCUE’S HISTORY OF THE BRITISH ARMY: VOLUME XI
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FORTESCUE’S HISTORY OF THE BRITISH ARMY: VOLUME XI
Product Code: 7094

Vol XI of Fortescue's British army history (1815-38) is taken up with the life of the recruit in the post-Waterloo army; and a series of small wars in Neapal, Ceylon, Burma and Africa.

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DEATHLESS STORY. The Birkenhead and its Heroes
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DEATHLESS STORY. The Birkenhead and its Heroes
Product Code: 2892

The title page of the book describes it as “the only full and authentic account of the famous shipwreck extant, founded on collected official, documentary and personal evidence, and containing the narratives and lives of the actors in the most glorious ocean tragedy in history.” A truly remarkabl...

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