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The Resource Voices from the Zulu War : Campaigning Through the Eyes of the British Soldier, 1879, Ian Knight

Voices from the Zulu War : Campaigning Through the Eyes of the British Soldier, 1879, Ian Knight

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Voices from the Zulu War : Campaigning Through the Eyes of the British Soldier, 1879
Title
Voices from the Zulu War
Title remainder
Campaigning Through the Eyes of the British Soldier, 1879
Statement of responsibility
Ian Knight
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Compiler
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The forces of the independent Zulu kingdom inflicted a crushing defeat on British imperial forces at Isandlwana in January 1879. The Zulu army was not, however, a professional force, unlike its British counterpart, but was the mobilised manpower of the Zulu state. In this ground-breaking study, Ian Knight details just how the Zulu army functioned and ties its role firmly to the broader context of Zulu society and culture. After surveying the Zulu army from its creation during the wars of Shaka in the early nineteenth century, and the subsequent development of Zulu fighting methods, Ian Knight f
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http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
By the orders of the great white queen
Dewey number
968.4/045
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT1877
LC item number
.B9 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Knight, Ian
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  • Zulu War, 1879
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
Label
Voices from the Zulu War : Campaigning Through the Eyes of the British Soldier, 1879, Ian Knight
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Publication
Note
"This book was first published by Greenhill Books in hardback in 1992 under the title "Under the Orders of the Great White Queen"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 268-269) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; I The Zulu War; II Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift; III The Siege and Relief of Eshowe; IV Wood's Column: Hlobane and Khambula; V The Second Invasion; Biographical Notes; Further Reading; Index
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880878912
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (272 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473801011
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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02994908-7385-47b9-9b5c-bf5d1dc94ce9
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880878912
Label
Voices from the Zulu War : Campaigning Through the Eyes of the British Soldier, 1879, Ian Knight
Publication
Note
"This book was first published by Greenhill Books in hardback in 1992 under the title "Under the Orders of the Great White Queen"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 268-269) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; I The Zulu War; II Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift; III The Siege and Relief of Eshowe; IV Wood's Column: Hlobane and Khambula; V The Second Invasion; Biographical Notes; Further Reading; Index
Control code
880878912
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (272 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473801011
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
02994908-7385-47b9-9b5c-bf5d1dc94ce9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880878912

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