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  • chris 7:21 pm on March 1, 2016 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: Bohr, , , , , Transvall, ,   

    Boer War

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    British Soldiers and their artillery. © Museum Africa
    Boer War



    The First Anglo-Boer is also known as the First Transvaal War of Independence because the conflict arose between the British colonizers and the Boers from the Transvaal Republic or Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek (ZAR). The Boers had some help from their neighbours in the Orange Free State


    Body work quoted:

    http://www.sahistory.org.za/article/first-anglo-boer-war

    extra note: the Brown Bess was used by British as a standard issue musket.

     
  • chris 3:59 pm on March 1, 2016 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: 7, Beecher, , , reverend, , , Stowe   

    Harriet Beecher Stow

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    Harriet Beecher Stowe



    Born in Litchfield, Connecticut, Harriet Beecher was the seventh child of the Reverend Lyman Beecher,

     
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