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The Defence of Duffer's Drift

The Defence of Duffer's Drift( )
Author: Swinton, Ernest Dunlop
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $6.99
Book Description:

Ernest Dunlop Swinton is a military professional with experience in the Boer War who wrote this famous short book based on a series of thoughts he had on how an infantry unit with only 50 men could defend a river crossing. Through the perspective of a young Lieutenant, you are given the terrain features, the political situation, conflict with civilians and limits on your own military support. There is a brief history of the war with the "Dutch" and then your Lieutenant receives his...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Africa / South / Republic Of South Africa
Technology & Engineering / Military Science
History / Military / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.14 Inches
Book Weight:0.28 Pounds

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