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Julian Whybra (Editor and Author)

Studies in the Zulu War 1879

Published: One Slice Books, Writtle, Essex, U.K., see description

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A compendium of texts authored or edited by Julian Whybra.

Originally issued as individual quarto size softcover volumes. Now bound-in hard cover version combining Volumes I - III together and Volumes IV - VI together.

Each of the six individual volumes has been signed by Whybra.

VOLUME I (pages v + 81; re-published 2016 by One Slice Books)

  • Isandhlwana and the Durnford Papers - F W D Jackson & Julian Whybra
  • A Brave Fugitive: an anonymous account of Isadhlwana - Julian Whybra
  • "An Englishman in outlandish places..." Anthony Trollope and Lieut. Nathaniel Newnham-Davis in South Africa, 1877  - Julian Whybra

VOLUME II (Pages v + 85; second edition re-published 2018 by One Slice Books)

  • The Cochran accounts of Isandhlwana - Julian Whybra
  • Reading between the Lines: An analysis of the Alleged 'Pulleine-Cavaye Order' of 22.1.1879  - Julian Whybra
  • More Noble 24th: An addendum to Norman Holme's monumental work - Julian Whybra
  • Moderation and Forebearance: South African Confederation and the Origins of the Zulu War  - Julian Whybra
  • Private David Denkins and a contemporary Roll of Rorke's Drift Defenders  -Julian Whybra

VOLUME III (Pages v + 80; published 2016 by One Slice Books)

  • The Letters of Colour-Sergeant William Edwards 1/24th  - Julian Whybra
  • The Anglo-Zulu War Memorial in Lichfield Cathedr- M Paul Bryant-Quinn
  • The Defence of Helpmekaar 22nd Jauary 1879  - Graham Graham Akexander
  • Zabange - Pure Fiction  - Julian Whybra
  • The Prison Escort at Rorke's Drift  - Julian Whybra
  • The Chard Reports: a stylometric analysis  - Julian Whybra

VOLUME IV (Pages v + 91; published 2017 by One Slice Books)

  • Gunner William Taylor's Escape from Isandhlwana  - Julian Whybra
  • Brothers in Arms  -  Stephen Reinstadtler
  • The Wrecked Camp at Isandhlwana: what the Rearguard saw - Frederick Bomy & Julian Whybra

VOLUME V (Pages v +119; published 2018 by One Slice Books)

  • Memento Mori  -  Julian Whybra
  • The Symons Account: Lord Chelmsford's Reconnaissance & the Defence of Rorke's Drift  - Julian Whybra
  • An Account of Isandhlwana by Trooper Walter Granger, Natal Carbineers  - Julian Whybra

Volume VI (Pages vii + 101; Published 2020 by One Slice Books)

England's Sons - A Casualty and Survivors' Roll of British Combatants:

  • for the Battle of Isandhlwana - Wednesday 22nd January 1879
  • and the Defence of Rorke's Drift -Wednesday 22nd - Thursday 23rd January 1879.
  • Appendices

Julian Whybra is a history graduate of the University of East Anglia and has carried out post-graduate research as a Research Fellow at the Jagiellonian University in Cracow and as a Fellow Commoner at Girton College, Cambridge. He lectured part-time in history in the Centre for Lifelong Learning, University of Essex until 2005 and is a past winner of the Browne Medal for Original Research in Military History. He lectures and has written a number of books and articles on the Zulu War and is currently engaged in writing a doctoral thesis on the battle of Isadhlwana.

  • Jacket Condition: no jacket; as issued
  • Binding Condition: Fine
  • Overall Condition: Fine
  • Size: QUARTO
  • Sold By: Chapter Two
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  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0317622462
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  • Trade Associations: SABDA

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