Spion Kop and Vaal Krantz positions
Map of the Spion Kop and Vaal Krantz positions, taken from A Handbook of the Boer War (1910)
How to cite this article:
Rickard, J (14 December 2006), Spion Kop and Vaal Krantz positions
A Handbook of the Boer War, Anonymous (1910).
The anonymous author of this book served in South Africa for twenty six months during the Boer War, and so was an eye witness to many of the events he describes. Our unknown author provides an accurate account of the war from the British point of view, and was perfectly willing to critise the senior British commanders in South Africa. [see more