THE STORY OF AN AFRICAN CRISIS : BEING THE TRUTH ABOUT THE JAMESON RAID AND JOHANNESBURG REVOLT OF 1896 TOLD WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE LEADING ACTORS IN THE DRAMA
Garrett, Edmund and E.J. Edwards
Price: 150.00 USD
New York: New Amsterdam Book Co, 1897. THIS IS A REAL AND ORIGINAL BOOK FROM 1897, NOT A PRINT-TO-ORDER BOOK. Thorough account of the failed insurrection led by British colonialist Leander Jameson against Paul Kruger's Transvaal Republic (Orange Free State & The South African Republic) over the New Years 1895-1896. Preceded only by the African edition, but nonetheless issued but one year after the incident. New enlarged and revised edition with appendices and introduction. 270 pp. plus 38 of appendices, and 12 pp. of ads. Front hinge started, but nonetheless, a very sturdy binding of orange cloth with black graphic in front. First American Edition. Very Good Minus.