Battle of Isandhlwana: Zulus defeat British troops

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Historical Context Note

British troops are heavily defeated by Zulus at the Battle of Isandhlwana in the Anglo-Zulu War, killing 1300 British soldiers.
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Editors. "Battle of Isandhlwana: Zulus defeat British troops". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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