Editors. "Boers defeated at Boomplatz by British forces". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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Boers defeated at Boomplatz by British forces (25 words)
Historical Context Note
At the Battle of Boomplatz, the Boers are defeated by British forces, and retire across the Vaal. This secures the Orange River area for Britain.18174 Boers defeated at Boomplatz by British forces 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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