Zulu Vanquished: The Destruction of the Zulu Kingdom

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The Anglo-Zulu War of 1879 has become synonymous with Britain's humiliating defeat at Isandlwana and the equally heroic defense of Rorke's Drift, where little more than 140 British soldiers kept over 3,000 Zulu warriors at bay. But these two celebrated actions were only one part of a campaign that lasted for over six months and resulted in the destruction of the Zulu Kingdom, leading to a decade of civil war. Founded on a wealth of first-hand accounts, some published here for the first time, as well as the authors' intimate ...

Zulu Vanquished: The Destruction of the Zulu Kingdom 2006, Greenhill Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781853676604

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