Editors. "Transvaal allies with Orange Free State". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011; last revised 30 November -1.
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The two Boer-run republics in South Africa, the Transvaal and the Orange Free State, conclude an offensive and defensive alliance against their mutual threat from the British Empire.
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