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Zulu War - Volunteers, Irregulars & Auxiliaries
48 page book.

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Manufacturer: Osprey Books
Stock Number: OSP MAA388
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Author: Ian Castle
Illustrator: Raffaele Ruggeri

About this book
Mention of the Zulu War of 1879 inevitably conjures up images of the redcoats at Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift; it is often forgotten that the limited number of Imperial troops available led to the raising of several thousand local troops from Natal, Cape Colony and beyond. Typified by hard-riding white frontiersmen and lightly armed African infantry, these units made up for the British Army's severe shortage of cavalry scouts and local knowledge. Ian Castle's concise study of their organisation, uniforms, weapons, and campaign service covers a far wider range of units than ever previously published; it is illustrated with rare photographs and vivid colour plates.

  • Background
  • Natal Volunteer Corps
  • Irregular Cavalry
  • Auxiliary Units
  • War service
Paperback; March 2003; 48 pages; ISBN: 9781841764849

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