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SA Auction #86 begins on 22 Oct 2020

US Auction #4 begins on 08 Oct 2020

Breytenbach, J H, (Staatshistorikus [State Historian])

Die Geskiedenis van die Tweede Vryheidsoorlog in Suid-Africa, 1899 -1902 (2 volumes [of 5], 1969-1971)

Deel I. Die Boere-Offensief, Okt.-Nov. 1899. Deel II. Die Eerste Britse Offensief, Nov.-Des. 1899

Published: Government Printer, Pretoria, 1969, 1970

Edition: Firsts

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  • "Published by order of the Minister of National Education under the supervision of the Department of History, University of Pretoria"

The complete 5-vol set (now difficult to find; this lot has only the first 2 vols) is the authoritative history of the Anglo-Boer War [the Second South African Freedom War] researched and written from the Boer perspective. Heavy quarto black cloth-boards, white lettered to the spine, plain endpapers, 508 + 513 pp of text and index, illustrated by photographs and folding and other colour maps

  • Complete, unmarked and in very good condition
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
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