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war of the axe

John Percy Groves

war of the axe

adventures in South Africa

by John Percy Groves

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Published by Blackie in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by John Schönberg.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21046789M

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This incident sparked off hostilities which became known as the War of the Axe, or the Seventh Frontier War.