The South African War, 1899-1902

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The Boer War
1.  The Boer War by Denis Judd
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  "A comprehensive new overview of the conflict, surveying nearly every aspect of the war."
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The Afrikaners: Biography of a People
2.  The Afrikaners: Biography of a People by Hermann Giliomee
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  "Useful for understanding the Afrikaners and background before the war."
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Rhodes (BBC Books)
3.  Rhodes (BBC Books) by Antony Thomas
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  "Good introduction to the man whose ambitions underlay the causes of the war."
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The Origins of the South African War, 1899-1902 (Origins Of Modern Wars)
4.  The Origins of the South African War, 1899-1902 (Origins Of Modern Wars) by Iain R. Smith
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  "Excellent reexamination of the background to the conflict."
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The Origins of the South African War: Joseph Chamberlain and the Diplomacy of Imperialism, 1895-1899
5.  The Origins of the South African War: Joseph Chamberlain and the Diplomacy of Imperialism, 1895-1899 by A. N. Porter
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  "An older examination of the war's origins, focusing more on Britain's involvement in the region."
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The Boer War
6.  The Boer War by Thomas Pakenham
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  "Highly readable narrative of the war, though its effort to rehabilitate General Buller is a little extreme."
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The Boer War: London to Ladysmith Via Pretoria and Ian Hamilton's March
7.  The Boer War: London to Ladysmith Via Pretoria and Ian Hamilton's March by Winston S. Churchill
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  "Churchill's classic account of his adventures during the war."
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The South African War Reappraised (Studies in Imperialism)
8.  The South African War Reappraised (Studies in Imperialism) by Donal Lowry
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  "A good collection of essays reevaluating many of the traditional ideas of the war."
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To the Bitter End: Photographic History of the Boer War, 1899-1902
9.  To the Bitter End: Photographic History of the Boer War, 1899-1902 by Emanoel Lee
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  "In addition to the fascinating photographs, Lee offers good insights into Boer attitudes."
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Abraham Esau's War: A Black South African War in the Cape, 1899-1902 (African Studies)
10.  Abraham Esau's War: A Black South African War in the Cape, 1899-1902 (African Studies) by Bill Nasson
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  "A good introduction to the role of black South Africans in the war, one which was ingnored or missed by most earlier historians."
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Australia's Boer War: The War in South Africa 1899-1902
11.  Australia's Boer War: The War in South Africa 1899-1902 by Dr Craig Wilcox
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  "Focuses on Australia's contribution to the war, the subject of much subsequent debate."
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Drummer Hodge: Poetry of the Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902
12.  Drummer Hodge: Poetry of the Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902 by Malvern Van Wyk Smith
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  "Examines the poetry generated during the conflict by both combatants and civilians."
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The International Impact of the Boer War
13.  The International Impact of the Boer War by Keith M. Wilson
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  "A collection of historians attempt to examine the impact of the Boer War on Britain's international standing."
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Nationalism, Imperialism and Identity in Late Victorian Culture: Civil and Military Worlds
14.  Nationalism, Imperialism and Identity in Late Victorian Culture: Civil and Military Worlds by Steve Attridge
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  "Useful for understanding the role that the military and the Empire played in defining British identity at that time."
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The Age of Salisbury, 1881-1902: Unionism and Empire (A History of the Conservative Party)
15.  The Age of Salisbury, 1881-1902: Unionism and Empire (A History of the Conservative Party) by Richard Shannon
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  "Shannon's excellent history of the Conservative (or Unionist, as it was known then) Party during the period examines the tensions created within it by the war."
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The Liberal Imperialists: Ideas and Politics of a Post-Gladstonian Elite (Oxford Historical Monographs)
16.  The Liberal Imperialists: Ideas and Politics of a Post-Gladstonian Elite (Oxford Historical Monographs) by H.C.G. Matthew
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  "Good for the divisions within the Liberal Party over the war."
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The Pro-Boers: The Anatomy of an Antiwar Movement (Studies in Imperialism)
17.  The Pro-Boers: The Anatomy of an Antiwar Movement (Studies in Imperialism) by Stephen E. Koss
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  "The classic study of the anti-war movement in Britain."
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The British pro-Boers 1877-1902
18.  The British pro-Boers 1877-1902 by Arthur Davey
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  "Another good account of British opposition to involvement in South Africa."
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The Impact of the South African War
19.  The Impact of the South African War by David E. Omissi
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  "Another collection of essays, this one focusing on the legacy of the war."
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The Weary Titan: Britain and the Experience of Relative Decline, 1895-1905
20.  The Weary Titan: Britain and the Experience of Relative Decline, 1895-1905 by Aaron L. Friedberg
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  "Good for studying the legacy of the war for Britain and her empire."
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