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THE ROAD TO ISANDLWANA
Written by Philip Gon.
Stock no. 2135265
Published by Ad. Donker. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. The Years of an Imperial Battalion. ISBN: 0949937657. Wear to cover edges. Browning and some foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is worn with some chips to corners; some scuffing.

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ZULU ISANDLWANA AND RORKE'S DRIFT 22ND-23RD JANUARY 1879
Written by Ian Knight. Illustrated by Michael Chappell; Angus McBride.
Stock no. 1820860
Published by Windrow & Greene. 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The definitive account of how and why, in January 1879 at the remote African crag called Isandlwana, a force of nearly 1,500 British Regular and Colonial troops came to be annihilated by a tribal people armed very largely with spears. Large format. Green boards, gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. 136 pages. ISBN: 1872004237. Third impression.

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MYTH OF IRON: SHAKA IN HISTORY
Written by Dan Wylie.
Stock no. 1819581
Published by University Of Kwazulu-Natal Press. 1st 2006. Fine condition.

A scholarly study of Shaka, the most famous - or infamous - of Zulu leaders. Matt pictorial boards. ISBN: 1869140478.

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BRAVE MEN'S BLOOD
Written by Ian Knight.
Stock no. 1819060
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Epic of the Zulu War 1879. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations and b/w photographs throughout. ISBN: 0947898956. SIGNED by the author (with dedication) to free front endpaper. Foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly browned to rear panel.

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GREAT ZULU BATTLES 1838-1906
Written by Ian Knight.
Stock no. 2131429
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1998. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps and plates. ISBN: 1854093908.

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SHAKA'S CHILDREN A HISTORY OF THE ZULU PEOPLE
Written by Stephen Taylor.
Stock no. 2131031
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Zulu world, its passions, intrigues and ideals, the sly white traders, the squabbling Boers, the thunderous battles and the bright African landscape. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 416 pages including index. ISBN: 0002551446.

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ISANDLWANA
Written by Adrian Greaves.
Stock no. 1814848
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

The story of one of the biggest disasters for the British in their entire colonial history. The invasion of Zululand. Stiff pictorial cardwraps. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 0304357006. Slight fading to spine and rear spine edge.

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DINUZULU: THE DEATH OF THE HOUSE OF SHAKA
Written by C.T. Binns.
Stock no. 1814844
Published by Longmans. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Dinuzulu, son of Cetshwayo king of the Zulu Kingdom 1873-1879. Dinuzulu and the final dissolution of the great military empire which the tyrant Shaka had founded. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Browning to text block and musty odour to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and edge-worn with tape repair.

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RORKE'S DRIFT & ISANDLWANA 1879
Written by Chris Peers.
Stock no. 1609336
Published by The History Press. 2017. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. A Battlefield Guide. 191 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780750967303. Reprint.

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THE ZULUS AT WAR
Written by Adrian Greaves; Xolani Mkhize.
Stock no. 1608900
Published by Skyhorse Publishing. 2014. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history, rise, and fall of the tribe that washed its spears. B/w and colour photos. 222 pages. ISBN: 9781629145136.

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LIKE LIONS THEY FOUGHT
Written by Robert B. Edgerton.
Stock no. 1605330
Published by Southern Book Publishers. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Zulu War and the Last Black Empire in South Africa. B/w photos. ISBN: 1868121518. Spine bumped. Pages browned.

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LIKE LIONS THEY FOUGHT
Written by Robert B. Edgerton.
Stock no. 2111462
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Zulu War and the Last Black Empire in South Africa. B/w photos. ISBN: 0297794191. Light page edge browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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