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Warrior

Author: Allan Mallinson
Publisher: London : Bantam, 2008.
Series: Matthew Hervey, 10.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Eastern Frontier, Cape Colony, 1828. Xhosa tribesmen are making incursions across the border, threatening the stability of the eastern frontier. When Matthew Hervey is recalled to South Africa, he and his troop of mounted rifles come into conflict with Shaka, legendary warrior-king of the Zulu. It is an unfamiliar and deadly world."--The publisher.
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Genre/Form: War fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
War stories
Adventure fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allan Mallinson
ISBN: 9780593058145 0593058143
OCLC Number: 236506166
Notes: Maps on lining papers.
Description: 337 pages ; 24 cm
Series Title: Matthew Hervey, 10.
Other Titles: Warrior's trade
Responsibility: Allan Mallinson.

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1828: The stability of the Cape Colony has been threatened by Xhosa tribesman who have been making incursions across the borders. And when Hervey is told by his old friend, Sir Eyre Somervile, that  Read more...

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"Mallinson's descriptions of what it's like to be on a campaign are as compelling, vivid and plausible as in any war novel I've ever read." -"Daily Telegraph"

 
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