The Complete Story of the Transvaal


This is a comprehensive history of the Transvaal up to the Convention of 1884.The preliminary chapters sketch briefly the events at the Cape leading up to the Great Trek and the Trek itself.The book becomes detailed from the moment the Trekkers cross the Vaal River.All the relevant facts such as the various battles for leadership,the discovery of gold,the Delagoa Bay Railway,the annexation of the Transvaal,the administration under Shepstone,the Fist Boer War and the two conventions are fully described.



H/b in v/g clean boards,also in a v/g protected illustrated d/w.Size 9×6 pp 24+372,inc,index,various appendix,no plates text only,double page map in prelims.No foxing,staining or browning,Hinges strong.Binding tight (suggest unread).Internally clean and bright throughout. v/g++-fine copy. This is virtually a new book.


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