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Regulations for the Instruction and Movements of The Colonial Mounted Troops

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1881
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$400.00

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Saul Solomon & Co., Printers, Cape Town, 1881. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 178 pages of instruction, plus marching music scores and parade ground diagrams. A VERY, VERY RARE COPY. Full black leather boards with stamped gilt titling. The boards are worn, scuffed, marked all about. The titling is bold. The spine has… Read more
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$400.00
image of Nongqai: Official Newsmagazine of the South African Forces / Die Offisiele Nuustydskrif van die Suid-Afrikaanse Magte - Vol XXXIV, No 9 - September 1943

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Nongqai, SA Police Headquarters, Pretoria, 1943. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. Complete. An amiably owned copy. The covers are much worn, creased, marked all about from use, handling, the passing of years. The contents have foxing, evidence of avid use throughout. There are creases, some handling marks. However, they are also clean, clear, companionable, affable,… Read more
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$50.00
image of Military History Journal (incorporating Museum Review) / Krygshistoriese Tydskrif (met Museum REvue ingesluit): Vol 9 - Nos 1-6 (June 1992-December 1994/ Junie 1992-Desember 1994)

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South African National Museum of Military History; South African Military History Society / Suid-Afrikaanse Nasionale Museum vir Krygsgeskiedenis; Suid-Afrikaanse Vereniging vir Krygsgeskiedenis, 1992. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. Six issues (complete). At some stage the journals have been subjected to damp storage conditions with consequent wrinkling, colour-smudging, wear. The contents have waving. The pages themselves are clean,… Read more
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$40.00
image of Voorschriften aan Veldkornets: Ambtspligten van Veldkornets. Uittreksels uit de Ordonnantien en Parlementsakten dezer kolonie Betreffende de Ambtspligten van Veldkornets, met eene Inhoudsopgave en Bladwijzzer

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Saul Solomon & Co., Cape Town (printers), 1877. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 59 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. A hardy copy of this EXTREMELY RARE book of military instructions. There is a narrow puncture mark from storage from the back board through to page 17. Previous owner inscription on the frontispage: Assistant VeldKornet/… Read more
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$185.00
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Battlefields of South Africa

by Chadwick, George; Duxbury, George; Laband, John; McFadden, Pamela; Mathews, Jeffrey; Torlage, Gilbert

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780947464462
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$100.00

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Times Media with J. Ball, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Lingen, Gail van (Paintings). 144 pages (complete). Landscape format. Rebound in half-leather. Green cloth covered boards. A gratifying copy. The leathered edges and spine are clubbable, healthy, neat. The boards have very light scuffing. They are otherwise handsome, steady, sure. … Read more
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$100.00
image of Eighth Kaffir War 1850-1853 : A Provisional List of Officers of the Irregular Forces of the Cape of Good Hope

Eighth Kaffir War 1850-1853 : A Provisional List of Officers of the Irregular Forces of the Cape of Good Hope

by Hulme, J J

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780620080514
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$80.00

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T W Griggs & Co (Pty) Ltd., Durban, 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed. 32 pages (complete). Signed by Hulme on the frontispage. A most pleasing copy. Text appears on facing sides only. The card covers have some light user and shelving wear about the edges. The covers are otherwise healthy, neat.… Read more
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$80.00
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Kafirland: A Ten Months' Campaign

by Streatfield, Frank N

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1879
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$450.00

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Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, London, 1879. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 320 pages (complete). A placid copy. The covers are much worn, scuffed, marked all about. They are aged but resolute. The gilt illustration is assured. The spine has been burnished by handling, shelving; the body, the head and the… Read more
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$450.00
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O Soldado Africano de Mocambique

by Martins, Coronel E A Azambuja

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1936
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$40.00

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Divisao de Publicacoes e Biblioteca, Agencia Geral das Colonial, Lisbon, 1936. First Edition. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 127 pages (complete). In Portuguese throughout. A passive copy. The covers have scuffing, wear, marks. They are secure and sure. Within, many pages are yet to be cut! There are blotches and smears of foxing throughout.… Read more
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History of the British Regiments in South Africa 1795-1895

by Brinton, Wilfred

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780799201994
Item Price
$150.00

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Department of Extra-Mural Studies, University of Cape Town, 1977. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Complete. Photocopy of original publication rebound by a previous owner. Handwritten contents list on the frontispage. Thick card boards and cloth spine. The boards are neat, tidy, plain. They are healthy. The paper trims have shelving marks. The… Read more
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image of The Single Bar Queen's South Africa Medal (Particularly those awarded to South African Units) : a paper presented to the Second South African Numismatic Convention held at Cape Town, 7th January, 1964

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The Author, 1964. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 42 pages (complete). Please note that the text is on the facing of the pages only. A tidy copy. The card covers have some storage related wear, discolouration . The spine is healthy and sure. The covers are sure and secure. The papertrims have mild tanning.… Read more
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History of the Battles and Adventures of the British, The Boers and the Zulus in Southern Africa - Vol 2

by Moodie, D C F

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1888
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$50.00

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Murray and St Leger, Cape Town, 1888. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 598 pages (complete). A carelessly maintained copy. Volume 2 only. Covers the period from the Battle of Berea to 1886. The boards are much worn, stained, marked, rubbed all about. The spine has Dymo strips for the titling. The boards… Read more
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The Armed Forces of South Africa - with an appendix on the commandos (City of Johannesburg Africana Museum Frank Connock Publication No.2)

by Tylden, Major G

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$55.00

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City of Johannesburg Africana Museum, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 239 pages (complete). A healthy copy. Included: "Addenda and Corrigenda to the Armed Forces of South Africa" by G Tylden (Reprinted from Africana Notes and News, March, 1955); "Further Addenda and Corrigenda to 'The Armed Forces of South AFrica'" by G Tylden; Photocopied sheets, stapled:… Read more
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$55.00
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The South African Korea Medal Roll

by Owen, Colin R

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1982
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$160.00

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Chimperie Publications, Benoni, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 34 pages (compelte). Please note that the text appears on the facing page only. A mild copy. The frontispage has a note from a previous owner (Rob Grice of the East London branch of the South African Military History Society): "Names include observers from other services… Read more
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Story of the Rear Column of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition

by Jameson, James S

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$135.00

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R H Porter, London, 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 454 pages plus folded maps (complete). A sturdy copy. Jameson, the heir to the Jameson Whiskey company, was part of the ill-fated, chaotic Rear Column with the aim of supporting Stanley's intention to assist Emir Pasha. Not only was Jameson, known for his arrogance… Read more
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The Armed Forces of South Africa - with an appendix on the commandos (City of Johannesburg Africana Museum Frank Connock Publication No.2)

by Tylden, Major G

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1954
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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City of Johannesburg Africana Museum, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 239 pages (complete). A most pleasing copy. Includes: "Addenda and Corrigenda to the Armed Forces of South Africa (Reprinted from Africana Notes and News, March, 1955)". The red boards are smart. They do have light wear to the corners, seams. They… Read more
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History of the South African Defence Force Institute (SADFI): 1914-1990

by Van der Waag, I. J

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
2nd Impression
ISBN
9780621129175
Item Price
$240.00

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1 Military Publishing Unit, Pretoria, 1991. 2nd Impression. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 151 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans. A sure copy. The boards have some light knocks to edges and corners. Some light scuffing and storage dusting. The stamped gilt titling is fresh. The boards are sound, steady, sure. The… Read more
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$240.00
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Beeld van die SWA Gebiedsmag

by Snyman, P H R

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780621126426
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$180.00

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Openbare Betrekkinge, SA Weermag, Pretoria, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fair. Signed. 104 pages (complete). In Afrikaans throughout. Signed by Snyman on the title page (dated: 1989/09/20). A pleasingly contented copy of this RARE title of the South West African Field Force. The dustjacket has much wear, creasing, scuffing, handling marks. It is… Read more
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$180.00
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How South Africa Built Six Atom Bombs and Then Abandoned Its Nuclear Weapons Program

by Venter, Al J. ; Badenhorst, Nicholas .Paul; Victor, Pierre Lowe [Illustrator]

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780981409849
Item Price
$140.00

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Ashanti Publishing, Johannesburg, 2008. First Edition. Softcover. Fine/No Jacket. 233 pages (complete). A very smart copy of this extraordinary, somewhat alarming book. Softcover with flaps. The covers are smart, healthy with some very light shelving wear to the edges. The contents are in excellent condition. They are very clean, very clear, most confident,… Read more
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$140.00
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Infantry in South Africa / Infanterie in Suid-Afrika 1652-1976

by Bouch, R J (ed)

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780621041606
Item Price
$220.00

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Documentation Service SADF / Dokumentasiediens SAW, Pretoria, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 276 pages (complete). In English and Afrikaans. Rebound in full leather. A smart copy. The corners of the boards have some very light knocks, the titling and badge are just a very little worn. The contents are comfortable. … Read more
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$220.00
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The Terror Fighters : A Profile of Guerilla Warfare in Southern Africa

by Venter, Al J

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$100.00

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Purnell, Cape Town, Johannesburg, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Breytenbach, Cloete (photog). Signed. 152 pages (complete). Inscribed and signed by Venter on the first-free-page (dated: 19/5/1969). A generously owned copy. The dustjacket has a clear cellophane protective cover. The dj has wear and light tanning. It is secure and assured. The… Read more
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$100.00