British Fortifications in Zululand 1879 by Ian Knight

By Ian Knight

On eleven January 1879 the British Empire went to struggle with the autonomous state of Zululand. The British expected a fast and decisive victory, putting nice religion in smooth firepower; no plans have been made for suppressing the Zulu over a prolonged interval, or for delivering shielding positions from which to occupy Zulu territory. even though, the losses suffered at Isandlwana and Rorke’s go with the flow fast altered the British procedure; during the remainder of the struggle, the British fortified virtually each place they occupied in Zululand, from everlasting column depots to transitority halts. This identify explores British protective concepts hired in the course of the warfare, and the way those on the topic of modern engineering concept. one of the websites coated are Eshowe venture Station, forts Pearson and Tenedos, and Rorke's float.

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