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Fri Jan 01, 2021 5:43 pm
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Much will depend on how the film is viewed and presented to the audiences. If people think
only of it being a display of Imperialism and invasion of a province of black people, or as a
record of t ...

Mon Dec 28, 2020 9:24 am
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Most of us here have their interest in the subject from seeing the film. Learning more about the
actual facts of the subject will obviously affect how we then view the film. When we watch it, we
c ...

Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:14 am
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Williams is a fairly common name in the 24th. At Rorke's Drift, John Williams (Fielding) VC and three others:
Williams, John. Private. 25B/934, E Company
Williams, Joseph. Private. 25B/1398 B Compan ...

Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:05 am
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Good to hear from you again.

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Not offering to do it myself

Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:02 am
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https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9061355/Queens-Zulu-painting-given-colonial-warning.html#comments

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9059159/Rorke's-Drift-photos-scene-Zulu-battle-187 ...

Wed Dec 16, 2020 6:19 pm
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No problem.

Wed Dec 16, 2020 3:50 pm
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Coll, this is available for simple English - Zulu translation for the written form.

https://translate.google.com/

Sat Nov 21, 2020 9:12 am
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I don't think the BBC would accept anything unless it supported their views on the 'naughty' British Empire.

Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:27 pm
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I put a few responses in the Daily Mail comments section.

Sun Oct 25, 2020 8:11 am
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Colouring in books aimed at adults? I remember a phase of painting by numbers.
I suppose I look upon it differently having attended Art College for five years and taught it.

Sat Oct 24, 2020 4:36 pm
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Presumably American (color). It's hard to see what it is. If for children, I can't see many parents encouraging it because of the subject.

Wed Oct 14, 2020 7:59 am
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I wonder which battle the illustration on the book features? Were the 24th. at Majuba Hill?

Wed Oct 07, 2020 7:17 am
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Colin,

I have no problem it being here at all, as long as it's clearly marked.

Tue Oct 06, 2020 7:20 pm
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Colin,

I'm getting a little confused here. The illustration is Blood River of 1838 right? It doesn't actually look as I believed that battle was fought having been there and seen the layout of the ...

Tue Oct 06, 2020 2:36 pm
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Colin, When was the action that this illustration is from? Judging by the rifles,
it looks more like the Blood River of 1838, although the illustrated action doesn't.

Sorry if I'm showing my igno ...
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