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South Africa’s conflicts along the Angolan Frontier – a contrasting view

Iraq, Afghanistan, Northern Ireland and the Middle East have tended to hug the headlights for decades. In contrast, South Africa’s efforts to combat insurgency in what is today northern Namibia and Southern Angola received sparse attention beyond our own frontiers. … Continue reading

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A Unique Insight into Colonial Archaeology of the 19th Century in a Warzone

Peter Harrington explores the legacy of William Simpson – Special Artist and Antiquarian During the Second Afghan war 1878-179 In October 1983, shortly after starting work as Assistant Curator in the Anne S.K. Brown Military Collection at Brown University Library … Continue reading

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