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Fri Jan 27, 2017 5:23 am
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Thoroughly enjoyed his new perspective.

Sun Dec 11, 2016 9:42 am
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His wife, Heather spoke briefly on ECR paying tribute to the wonderful life (especially outdoors) that they had enjoyed with their family
I will miss his brilliant battlefield tours (mainly the annua ...

Mon Jan 25, 2016 4:32 am
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Interesting, I did prefer his interview on the Johnathan Ross Show with Sue Perkins. Happy JR interviewed Sylvester Stallone separately

Mon Dec 14, 2015 5:20 am
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isiZulu Aikona!

Tue Sep 01, 2015 1:36 pm
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Damian
Concur, sorry James (WCB) lost a deal

Mon Aug 17, 2015 7:48 am
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Damain.. I bought locally WC Books Nottingham Road R400 They will always source for me, local or import
Alan, she is "assisted" by AZWHS, Alan Greaves, Ian Knight et all

Its clearly a m ...

Thu Aug 13, 2015 8:56 am
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I think I have the "myth" edition
Chapter 4 extract from first paragraph (page 24)
'The Zulus opened the battle by covertly moving their army behind and to the flank of the British camp du ...

Tue Oct 07, 2014 8:04 am
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The South African Post Office is currently on strike with no indication as to when it will end. Please bear this in mind if ordering by post

Fri Nov 15, 2013 8:53 am
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This will be the centenary of the dedication of the monument on the battlefield

I am seriousy thinking of being present there on that date
I wonder if any "event" might be planned for th ...

Mon Mar 18, 2013 4:56 am
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Mel
The grounds are walkable, but the grass is approx knee high. The crosses in the 'burial area" are rusting and falling over. The trenches dug which were previously visible were not visible, b ...

Sun Mar 17, 2013 12:25 pm
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I visited the site last week and was very dissapointd to see that the site has been totally abandonded to nature. The adjoining Norwegian cemetery is being maintained

Wed Mar 06, 2013 11:26 am
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Coll
I have visited Sandlawana many many times over the past 50 years, heard several explanations from varying viewpoints, heard KG give a Zulu war cry, walked Fugitives Drift, seen a guy dressed in ...

Tue Mar 05, 2013 11:10 am
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I was living in Pietermaritzburg at the time of the filming (especially the "oval scenes"). The film makers were hated by locals and it turned out to be a really bad B movie. Despite this I ...

Mon Feb 18, 2013 11:42 am
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Reach for the Sky
Battle of the River Plate

Fri Dec 14, 2012 6:51 am
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Join Pearson's column at Nyezane, preferably behind the Gatling Gun
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