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Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:12 am
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http://www.pennilesspress.co.uk/NRB/many_lives_of_cy_endfield.htm

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Many-Lives-Endfield-Blacklist-Wisconsin/dp/0299303748

Sun Apr 12, 2020 8:27 am
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I think it would be fairly obvious that the British public wouldn't be too happy about many aspects of Isandhlwana and that any works would only contain the heroic or romantic aspects like Fripp's las ...

Fri Apr 10, 2020 8:08 am
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Looking like a work in progress and unfinished could be a description applied to many of J.M.W.Turner's works.

Thu Apr 09, 2020 7:59 am
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In the case of Lady Butler, she was a stickler for accuracy as her use of actual participants in her
Rorke's Drift painting shows.

Since the terrain was such a major factor in the escape along th ...

Wed Apr 08, 2020 4:20 pm
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I must say I've never heard this before. Obviously Isandhlwana paintings would have to be careful
how it portrayed that event and the sacrifices. As well as that, there weren't as many witnesses
w ...

Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:45 am
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Thanks Coll. Same from me to all.

I have lots to do but then relax with Ron Lock's 'Isandlwana - Zulu Victory'.
It sort of puts today's problems into a different perspective.

Wed Mar 25, 2020 3:52 pm
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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0058777/ ?

Wed Mar 25, 2020 3:50 pm
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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt12004334/ ?

Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:40 am
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Colin,

I think it would depend on which examination board the curriculum followed. In my own case it was social and economic history. We never touched on monarchs or our overseas history. Our Victo ...

Fri Mar 20, 2020 8:46 am
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I understand that there is no movement on the development and signs are that it won't proceed.
I'm not sure who owns the Isandlwana Lodge at present, but I don't think it's not the KIng.
Pat Stubb ...

Tue Feb 25, 2020 6:25 pm
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https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/4721893-the-controversial-colensos

https://www.amazon.com/Controversial-Colensos-Alfred-Lestie-Rowe/dp/1850220476

Tue Feb 25, 2020 6:21 pm
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Very Impressive.

Mon Feb 24, 2020 12:02 pm
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=691TOmp0EZc&t=16s&fbclid=IwAR0I1rrwlMe15rx5CCvoOSorzMrqz-5eyp7d7a9GDAnQqdo3NlyHBnNANvY

Wed Feb 19, 2020 6:32 pm
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I can only say that I've never heard the name 'Durnford point'.

Sun Feb 02, 2020 9:04 am
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Colin,

I'm not expert on Zulu culture and traditions but since they didn't have a written record
from Zulus themselves, details of their history is in the main that which has been gleaned
and r ...
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