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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (78): 149–165.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Bill Nasson Copyright ©2000 MARHO: The Radical Historian's Organization, Inc. 2000 PUBLIC HISTORY Commemorating the Anglo-Boer War in Post-Apartheid South Africa Bill Nasson The Anglo-Boer War, or Boer War, or South African...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 264–283.
Published: 01 May 1990
... marked the centennial of the migration of white farmers from the Cape Colony into the interior of southern Africa which ultimately led to the founding of the Boer republics. In 1938, ox-wagons from all over the country trekked to Pretoria and con- verged on the site of the Voortrekker Monument...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (104): 57–76.
Published: 01 May 2009
... lately become so much the fashion.”45 Early in 1881, as the first South African war started, Parnell expressed his support for the Boers.46 Just like Parnell, Timothy Healy rejoiced at the setbacks the British experienced in the war against the Zulus,47 while Justin McCarthy protested against...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 59–88.
Published: 01 May 1990
... 1960's. @. Moodie, "Class Struggle in the Developmentof Agrarian Capitalism," paper presented at History Workshop,l981,2) Morris's findings were, however, soon disputed. One attack came from a disparate group of bittereinders:like Boers who refused to believe that the British had won...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (104): 159–172.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Indian writings, offer a way to understand his projections of imperial cohesion and his changing vision for maintaining empire by the Boer War. As such, to understand “Who is Kim?” requires both an understanding of the utility of Kim’s fictive forebears in Kipling’s Indian fiction...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 145–159.
Published: 01 May 1990
... perfectly the idea that fiction provides specific and relatively unique kinds of evidence. Mliudi is set in the 1830~~in the period of the Di'qane-the "great scattering" of the peoples of southern Africa in the wake of the Shakan wars-into the midst of which the Boers moved on their Great...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 298–308.
Published: 01 May 1990
...Melanie Walker 1990 History and History Teaching in Apartheid South Africa Melanie Walker When it is all over the rivers run red with blood and the Vbortrek- kers, who are slowly becoming Boers, pick assegais out of their wagons...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (91): 40–61.
Published: 01 January 2005
... and the Boer settlers in southern Africa ended in 1902, many of the so-called Randlords hungered for the return of “native” workers, who had been drawn away by the conflict. Any profit from the deep mines of the Transvaal colony depended on the exploitation of a poorly paid labor force. But would...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 331–345.
Published: 01 May 1990
...” (sic) about South Africa. The Anglo-Boer War, one of the first wars ever filmed, brought war correspondents to South Africa, who were sent by British companies such as the Wanvick Trading Company, British Mutoscope and Biograph Company, and R.W. Paul to record the events on film...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (108): 73–90.
Published: 01 October 2010
... camps, she broke the news of “concentration camps” to the press. At the British nation’s peak of patriotism, Hob- house was reviled as a “Boer lover” and traitor.23 Her testimonies of the sufferings of Afrikaner women and children played on the emotions in an established genre of Victorian pathos...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 117–143.
Published: 01 May 1990
... reminiscent of the Progressives pervades Macmillan’s work. The South African past hinges around the clash between enlightenment and obscurantism, between the 9oad of freedom’’ and the ’koad of repression” that he associated respec- tively with the Cape Colony and the Boer Republics. The central...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (78): 1–4.
Published: 01 October 2000
... perceptions of the antiwar movement. 4/RADICAL HISTORY REVIEW This photo essay is followed by a Public History section that brings into focus the politics of memory in contexts that can be variously described as ”post-colonial.”Bill Nasson’s piece, ”Commemorating the Anglo-Boer War in Post...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 161–188.
Published: 01 May 1990
... extremely offensive even for that primitive people Modern commentaries on Mhudi have emphasized its central theme ANC HISTORIOGRAPHY / 165 of prophecy, reading in Mzilkazi’s warning to the Barolong of the fateful consequences of their alliance with the Boers...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 393–405.
Published: 01 May 1984
...). The ethnic consciousness of the Af rikaners-which changed mainly by becoming more of the same-thus becomes the critical dimension of white supremacy in South Africa, and the British role in it, even after victory in the Boer War, was merely to make “concessions” (p. 138). Rather like...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 407–410.
Published: 01 May 1990
... of the “social engineering policies” which began after the Anglo-Boer war. These life histories are woven into a narrative which reveals Keegan’s close knowledge of the highveld, also demonstrated in his Rural Transformation and Industrializing South Aficn and his numerous articles on the area...
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Radical History Review (2006) 2006 (95): 89–92.
Published: 01 May 2006
... noble imperialists, educating the savages and bringing civilization to the world. Or, in a more venal vein, the efforts to control the vast oil fields in Iraq and the Middle East recall numerous imperialist wars to accumulate wealth, such as the British attempts a century ago in the Boer War...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (119): 24–51.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Boers, especially in the Protestant world and then, still, the orthodox Protestants that were completely in favor. So the Dutch Reformed Church had connections? Yeah, but there are many Protestant churches, and you have the more orthodox that were [connected]. But, in general, the public...
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Radical History Review (2006) 2006 (95): 129–144.
Published: 01 May 2006
... when the case study of the Anglo-Boer War (1899 – 1902) is considered visvis the 2003 Iraq invasion a cen- tury later. To leaven such readings in political economy, I then introduce Rudyard Kipling’s Kim (1901), a classic that both fits the historical time period addressed in the first three...
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Radical History Review (1989) 1989 (43): 112–119.
Published: 01 January 1989
.... This was particularly apparent in the British case. Anna Davin, in a well-known article, has shown how the state used the language of motherhood to promote imperialism during the Boer War.I2 But several of the conference participants demonstrated that this language could become the common coin...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (81): 94–112.
Published: 01 October 2001
... of feverish Afrikaner nationalism in the 1930s and 1940s, the portrayals make no con- cessions: black people are uniformly represented as barbaric savages standing in the way of brave and heroic Boers claiming to bring civilization to the interior in the nineteenth...