With the Mounted Infantry and the Mashonaland Field Force 1896.

London: Methuen, 1898.

Price: $325.00

About the item

Folding map, frontispiece, plates, in-text illustrations, half-title, publisher's advertisements, small importation slip tipped onto the title-page for US distributor. [xvi], 308, 40 pp. 8vo. Publisher's blue pictorial cloth gilt. Very Good copy, Hosken, p. 3.

Item #317021

"The Matablele Rebellion which broke out in March 1896 had spread by June to Mashonaland. While the Matabele Relief under Col. Plumer went into action a force of Mounted Infantry originally sent from Britain to serve in Matabeleland arrived in Mashonaland for a five-month campaign to subdue the rebellion in that area. "