Battle of Ladysmith: Boers win (42 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


Related Groups

In the course of the Second Boer War, the Boers under Piet Joubert inflict a humiliating defeat on the British at the Battle of Ladysmith, also known as the Battle of Nicholson's Nek, in the biggest British surrender since the Napoleonic Wars.

Editors. "Battle of Ladysmith: Boers win". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[, accessed 28 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. British-Boer Wars