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H. O'Kelly Webber

The Grip of Gold

A life story of Dominion

Published: Hutchinson & Co, London, 1936

Edition: First

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287 pages. Content on the prelude of th eAnglo-Boer War, the war itself and gold mining activities. Name of previous owner stamped onto book in 3 places. 17 illustrations. Frontispiece of Sir George Farrar.

Topics include: General Gordon, the Boer Republics, the Jameson Raid, war clouds, Chines labour and th epost-war settlement, the end of Chinese indentured labour, death of Sir George Farrar.

A good copy in good condition.

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 160 mm x 240 mm
  • Sold By: Mantis Books
  • Contact Person: Charl Yates
  • Country: South Africa
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