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American diplomacy and the Boer War

John Henry Ferguson

American diplomacy and the Boer War

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press, H. Milford, Oxford University Press in Philadelphia, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • South African War, 1899-1902.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1897-1901.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1901-1909.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John H. Ferguson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT935 .F47 1939
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 240 p. ;
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6399223M
      LC Control Number40005621
      OCLC/WorldCa3135467


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This book describes how the Boer War became a domestic political issue in the election campaign and how this affected American diplomacy.

It continues by demonstrating the critical role of the American government's Boer War policy in furthering rapprochement between the United States and by: American Diplomacy and the Boer War John H.

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Colmar Freiherr von der Goltz was one of the leading military figures in Wilhelmine Germany. Even before the outbreak of the Boer War, Goltz had begun considering Germany's means of offence against Britain, and come up with two ideas: a direct invasion of the British isles, to be launched from the coast of Holland, and diversionary attacks by the Turkish army on Britain's colonial possessions Cited by: 2.

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JOURNAL OF SOUTHERN AFRICAN STUDIES, 21 (3). ISSN Research output not available from this repository, contact author. Books shelved as boer-war: Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill by Candice Millard, The Boer War by Tho. The one book that specifically addresses American participation in the Boer War is Donal P.

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