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With Botha and Smuts in Africa

by W. Whittall

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Published by Cassell and Company, ltd. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Africa

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W. Whittall; with two portraits and two maps.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT779.5 .W5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination5 p. l., 3-279, [1] p. incl. maps.
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6600708M
      LC Control Number17021933
      OCLC/WorldCa3504908

        Smuts supported his Boer War compatriot, Prime Minister Louis Botha, who put down the insurrection at home and initiated a series of daring raids into South West Africa in   In , Smuts writes an essay for a com­mem­o­ra­tive book on Gand­hi’s 70th birth­day. Although Churchill and Smuts were Gand­hi adver­saries at times, they had a mutu­al respect and even admi­ra­tion for each oth­er. See “Wel­come, Mr. Gand­hi.” *Pretoria,

      The segregation strategy of the Botha-Smuts regime Davenport (n. ); Feinberg H., ‘The Natives Land Act in South Africa: politics, race and segregation in the early 20th century’, IJAHS 26 () –; Google Scholar. Title: Botha, Smuts and South Africa Author Name: Williams, A.F. Basil Categories: Other, Edition: 1st Edition Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton: Binding.

      East Africa should have been an easy campaign for the British. With far more men and greater resources, they set out to seize territory the Germans had possessed for 30 years. During the First World War, Smuts (right) and Botha were key members of the British Army. The Rhodesia Native Regiment and the East Africa Campaign of the First World War. Wilfrid Laurier University Press. ISBN Stevenson, W. (). The Ghosts of Africa. New York: Ballantine Books. ISBN Whittall, W. (). With Botha and Smuts in Africa. London: Cassell. OCLC


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ds: Apprenticeship Of Botha And Smuts ds: Union Versus The Two Stream Policy ds: Botha And Smuts In The Great War ds: Smuts And The War In Africa : Botha, Smuts And South Africa : Print - Paper : Book : NE-DLI-TR Jan Smuts, South African statesman, soldier, and prime minister (–24, –48), who sought to promote South Africa as a responsible member of the (British) Commonwealth.

Jan Christian Smuts was born on a farm near Riebeeck West in the Cape Colony. His ancestors were mainly Dutch, with a small. Smuts was the clear favourite to take one of the top jobs, but Botha had other ideas.

Of nine cabinet offices, Botha offered Smuts three key positions: Minister for the Interior, Minister for Mines, and Minister for Defence. This gave Smuts control of virtually every area of government; Botha and Smuts now ruled all of South Africa in tandem.

Botha’s ally and successor Jan Smuts was a champion of human rights, advisor to world leaders and an architect of the United Nations. Smuts had a rich spiritual and intellectual life, characterised by extraordinary friendships, including one with former enemy Winston Churchill, which spanned the first half of the twentieth century.

BOTHA, SMUTS AND SOUTH AFRICA ability* until in it became merged in the more comprehensive South African party, which by that time included also many of British stock; and even such obstinate extremists as Deneys Reitz, son of an ex-President of the Orange Free State, who had at first refused to diplomatic.

There have been other books on Louis Botha, notably, Franz Engelenburg’s General Louis Botha published in and Johannes Meintjes’s General Louis Botha, published inhowever Steyn, an obvious admirer, almost brings Louis Botha back to life. The book is set against a background of immigration, new settlers, contestation for land and /5(4).

South Africa was regarded as having an independent status among the ‘Allied and Associated Powers’, within the framework of the League of Nations, whose covenant had been drafted by Smuts. Besides Marshal Foch of France, Botha and Smuts were the only delegates in Paris who had actually faced the enemy in the field [in German South-West Africa].

Botha Smuts and South Africa. London: Hodder and Stoughton. (comprehensive commentaries on Smuts and Botha, or as William's titled them in the last chapter of this book par nobile fratrum: ; d (). Generaal Louis Botha Op Die Natalse Front Cape Town: A.A.

Balkema. Fiction. O'Brien, Antony (). With Botha and Smuts in Africa Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. South-west African campaignEast African campaign AddeddatePages: His book, a fascinating account of his service with No.1 Squadron in German South West Africa duringand again in German East Africa later in the war, was first published in It includes both historical and personal insights into the two campaigns run by General Botha and Smuts in South Western Africa and East Africa respectively.

Louis Botha and Jan Christiaan Smuts were comrades-in-arms in the Boer War, and between them as leaders of Boer commandos, gave the British Empire an enormous headache.

When the Great War came, however, both were reconciled to their former foes, and became ardent warriors against Germany and for the Empire they had once fought. This book relates the duo s successful campaign to conquer.

Botha, Smuts and South Africa. [Basil Williams] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Louis Botha; Jan Christiaan Smuts; Louis Botha; Jan Christiaan Smuts: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Basil Williams.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: Louis Botha, (born Sept. 27,near Greytown, Natal [now in South Africa]—died Aug. 27,Pretoria, ), soldier and statesman who was the first prime minister of the Union of South Africa (–19) and a staunch advocate of a policy of reconciliation between Boers and Britons, as well as of limiting the political rights of black.

Louis Botha’s life illuminated in full, from Richard Steyn, the author of the bestselling Jan Smuts: Unafraid of Greatness and Churchill and Smuts: The Friendship. In Louis Botha: A Man Apart, Steyn once again brings to life a South African Botha was the first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa, a union he did much to create in the decade after the devastation of the.

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The Union of South Africa was born in with these two ex-Boer commanders leading it (without a shot been fired) and as one of these two reformers Botha took the mantle of South Africa’s very first Prime Minister. Botha is literally the co-founder of South Africa and Smuts was very prepared to let him take the Prime Minister position as he.

Louis Botha was the first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa, a union he did much to create in the decade after the devastation of the Anglo-Boer War. During the war Botha was a brilliant young Boer general who through his battlefield strategy won significant victories over the.

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InSmuts was elected to the South African Parliament and became a government minister. World War I. When the Great War began inmany Boers wanted Germany to win, taking revenge on the British.

A rebellion broke out in South Africa. Prime Minister Louis Botha and Smuts, now Commandant-General of the Forces, defeated it. They used pro.