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How Can Man Die Better - The Secrets of Isandlwana Revealed

How Can Man Die Better - The Secrets of Isandlwana Revealed
Publish Year: 2010
Pages: 320
Dimensions: 9x11x.75"
Restockable: No
Type: Softcover

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How Can Man Die Better is a unique analysis of Isandlwana - of the weapons, tactics, ground, and the intriguing characters who made the key military decisions. Because the fatal loss was so high on the British side there is still much that is unknown about the battle. This is a work of unparalleled depth, which eschews the commonly held perception that the British collapse was sudden and that the 24th Regiment was quickly overwhelmed. Rather, there was a protracted and heroic defense against a determined and equally heroic foe.