Written by its Corps commander, Major-General W.H. Mackinnon, and with a short foreword by its distinguished Colonel, Field-Marshal Lord Roberts, this record of the City Imperial Volunteers concentrates on the role played by its infantry section in South Africa. The unit was raised in the wake of ‘Black Week’ - the disastrous series of defeats inflicted on the British by the Boers at Colenso, Magersfontein and Stormberg - which, as Mackinnon admi...
By W. H. Mackinnon
Paperback: 300 pages
Publisher: Naval and Military Press (February 13, 2009)
Product Dimensions: 5.1 x 0.8 x 7.8 inches
Format: PDF Text djvu book
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