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A woman"s wanderings and trials during the Anglo-Boer War

by Jacoba Elizabeth de la Rey

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Published by T. Fisher Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • South African War (1899-1902) fast (OCoLC)fst01127143,
  • South African War, 1899-1902,
  • Generals" spouses,
  • Biography,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mrs. (General) De La Rey ; translated by Lucy Hotz
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT932 .F031
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 pages, [7] leaves of plates ;
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26228826M
    OCLC/WorldCa55579741

      His wife actually wrote a book, Jacoba Elizabeth Greeff when Afrikaans was actually still in development, the book name was. Mijne omzwervingen en beproevingen gedurende den oorlog (referring to the Boere war) Which translates to A Woman’s Wanderings and Trials During the Anglo-Boer War.   Eventua Boer women and children and at le black people died in the camps. Life on Commando during the Anglo-Boer War by His book, 'Life on Commando during the.

      Ending The Boer War. To eliminate the commandos, the British began rounding up Afrikaner families from the veldt, destroying their farms, crops and livestock. Boer women and children were put into “concentration camps” where poor sanitation, lack of medical care and an inadequate diet led to disease and death on a large scale. Women’s Autobiographies on the Colonial Wars of the long 19th Century This bibliography focuses on women's autobiographies, diaries and memoirs (as well as a few letter connections). These authors participated in and/or lived through various, Western armed conflict and wrote about their experiences in English, French, German or Russian.

      In Angels of Mercy, Chris Schoeman quotes from the diaries of various women who came to South Africa during the Anglo-Boer War to help out as nurses, teachers or simply in search of adventure. Zebra Press has shared a few extracts from the book, starting with descriptions of conditions at the hospitals and going on to describe the schools organised for .   Rob Milne was born in Johannesburg in and educated at St. David's Marist College and the University of the Witwatersrand. From an early age he spent most of his free time in the veld exploring the South African battlefields with his father, developing a keen interest in the Second Anglo-Boer War, archaeology and s: 5.


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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Mrs (General) de la Rey, [also known as] Jacoba Elizabeth de la Rey. A woman's wandering and trials during the Anglo-Boer war by Jacoba Elizabeth Greef De la Rey,T. Fisher Unwin edition, in EnglishPages: A Woman's Wanderings and Trials during the Anglo-Boer War.

London: T. Fisher Unwin, Translated by Lucy Hotz. First edition (pp. adverts). Duodecimo (19 cm) in brown cloth, red-lettered titles; eight photographic illustrations of scenes in camp and on the trail.

Unwin’s paper is browned and getting browner, but holding. patriotic propaganda represented the war as a crusade to intervene on behalf of the maligned English-speaking population of the Transvaal.

However, as the war progressed and the camps 1 J.E. De la Rey, A Woman’s Wanderings and Trials During the Anglo-Boer War, 2 F.R. Van Hartesveldt, The Boer War: Historiography and Annotated. A woman's wanderings and trials during the Anglo-Boer War (trans. by Lucy Hotz), T. Fisher Unwin, London, DE WET, Christiaan, Three Years War: October (trans.

from the Dutch), Constable, Westminster, Shortly thereafter – also in – the English edition, A Woman's Wanderings and Trials During the Anglo-Boer War, as translated by Lucy Hotz, was published in Londen. The 18 months that Nonnie spent wandering through the country probably constitute the most important phase of her life, but she experienced a great deal more, which she.

Jacoba Elizabeth de la Rey, A Woman's Wanderings and Trial during the Anglo-Boer War (London, T Fisher Unwin, ). Bep du Toit, Die Verhaal van Johanna Brandt (Pretoria, Protea Boekhuis, ).

M.A. Fischer, Tant Miem se Kampdagboek Mei Augustus (Cape Town, Tafelberg, ). Mrs De la Rey wrote a book about her experiences, entitled: A woman’s wanderings and trials during the Anglo-Boer War.

The fate of the women and children in the concentration camps and in the veld simply made some bitter enders more determined to sustain the war even longer. The concentration camps of the Anglo-Boer War caused thousands of deaths and much suffering. But should the women and children in the camps only be seen as victims, or is there another story to be told.

The War at Home tries to do just that. Firstly, it explores the unique strength of Boer women, who were often more vehemently anti-British than the men, and their. General De la Rey led the last cavalry charge of the war. Jacoba.

Throughout the war, De la Rey's wife, Jacoba, evaded capture and imprisonment in the concentration camps by the British by travelling and living in the veld for 19 months. Her book: "A Woman's Wanderings and Trials during the Anglo Boer War", was published in Vereeniging.

Shortly thereafter – also in – the English edition, A woman's wanderings and trials during the Anglo-Boer War, as translated by Lucy Hotz, was published in London. The 18 months that Nonnie spent wandering through the country probably constitute the most important phase of her life, but she experienced a great deal more, which she.

Jacoba had spent most of the war trekking in the veld with her children and a few faithful servants; she subsequently wrote a book about her wanderings, Myne Omzwervingen en Beproevingen Gedurende den Oorlog (), which was translated into English as "A Woman's Wanderings and Trials During the Anglo-Boer War" translated by Lucy Hotz, and.

Superior Boer marksmanship and Mauser rifles exacted a high price from the British during the Second Anglo-Boer War, But the Boers used other arms as. Website of the Anglo Boer War, - 'Why gaddest thou about so much?' Jer.

From August 23rd to 28th we obtained a very welcome week's rest, which would have been more enjoyable had the weather not broken badly, resulting in a succession of cold, high winds and heavy thunderstorms.

Womans trials anglo-boer war the a wanderings and pdf during. The Second Boer War (11 October – 31 May ) was fought between the British Empire and two independent Boer states, the South African Republic (Republic of Transvaal) and the Orange Free State, over the Empire's influence in South trigger of the war was the discovery of diamonds and gold in the Boer states.

The war is also known as the Boer War, Anglo-Boer War. Jacoba had spent most of the war trekking in the veld with her children and a few faithful servants; she subsequently wrote a book about her wanderings, Myne Omzwervingen en Beproevingen Gedurende den Oorlog (), which was translated into English as "A Woman’s Wanderings and Trials During the Anglo-Boer War" translated by Lucy Hotz, and.

The emaciated Lizzie van Zyl. She and other children died in British concentrations camps due to 'Boer backwardness', claims UCT academic. A letter writer in Business Day, as well as an academic at the University of Cape Town, Elizabeth van Heyningen, claim that Boer women and children died in British concentration camps during the Anglo-Boer war .Mrs (General) de la Rey, A Woman’s Wanderings and Trials During the Anglo-Boer War (), pp.

47–9. Mrs Dosia Bagot, Shadows of the War (London: Edward Arnold, ), pp. xi–xv. Lady Briggs, The Staff Work of the Anglo-Boer War (), pp. –7. Part M. Migration and Race. Left: The cultured & dignified Boer Women were also defiant. Right: British Calvary’s heroic stance against a handful of farmers depicted in “All That Was Left Of Them’.

(Click on images to enlarge). The Anglo-Boer War () was a war by the British Empire against a small Farming population in order to dispossess them of their country so that foreign .