martin bossenbroek discusses

In this article the writer Martin Bossenbroek (from The Netherlands) tells a bit about the background of his well received book on the Boer War in South Africa. He looked at this war from different perspectives to mould a wider picture. One of the leading characters in his book is the the Dutchman Willem Leyds.

 

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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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