Boer rebellion against British in South Africa

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Historical Context Note


The rebellion was led by Christian de Wet, Boer soldier and statesman and commander-in-chief of the Orange Free State forces in the South African War (1899-1902).

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Citation:
Editors. "Boer rebellion against British in South Africa". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=12242, accessed 01 August 2015.]