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Border conflicts in a German African colony : Jakob Morengo and the untold tragedy of Edward Presgrave /
Peter Curson.
imprint
Bury St. Edmunds : Arena, 2012.
description
208 p., [26] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
ISBN
1906791961 (pbk.), 9781906791964 (pbk.)
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imprint
Bury St. Edmunds : Arena, 2012.
isbn
1906791961 (pbk.)
9781906791964 (pbk.)
catalogue key
8679284
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-208).
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This title tells the story of a young Australian adventurer, Edward Presgrave, who enlisted in an irregular unit in the Boer War and stayed on in the Northern part of the Cape Colony to fight alongside Jakob Morengo and the Nama peoples in their epic guerilla war against the Germans in German Southwest Africa, or present day Namibia.
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Curson details the life of a young Australian adventurer, Edward Presgrave, who enlisted in an irregular unit in the Boer War and stayed on in the Northern part of the Cape Colony to fight alongside Jakob Morengo and the Nama peoples in their epic guerrilla war against the Germans in German Southwest Africa, or present day Namibia.

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