The River War. An Historical Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan. Edited by Col. F. Rhodes.

London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1902.

Price: $1,500.00

About the item

Second, new and revised edition, and the first one volume edition. Only 1000 copies printed. With frontispiece portrait of Kitchener of Khartoum and 22 maps and plans, of which 14 are color and 11 folding. [xiv], 381 pp. Thick 8vo. Original red cloth, stamped in gilt. Rubbing to cloth, but an attractive copy nevertheless. Cohen A2.2.

Item #310068

The second edition of Churchill's second book, which originally appeared in two volumes in 1899. The text has been revised and a new chapter on the Destruction of Khalifa and the denouement of the war have been added.