The Cape Town Highlanders: 1885-1985 – Niel Orpen

R450.00

A history of dedicated service and glorious fighting, this latest book by one of South Africa’s best-known military historians tells the story of the Cape Town Highlanders from 1885 to the present day, against a fascinating background of the growth of Cape Town itself, set in the wider framework of the history of the Republic.

Price R450.00

Edition: First edition

Published: 1970

Publisher: The Cape Town Highlanders History Committee

Condition: Hardcover in good condition. Cover shows only minor scuff marks on the bottom edges. Dust jacket shows minor scuff marks along the edges and on the front, back and spine. There is some foxing on the first and last several pages and on the outer edges of pages, but otherwise the interior is clean and tightly bound. Inscribed to previous owner.

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Description

This volume compliments and completes to 1985 the proud history of the regiment so admirably covered by the author in his book The Cape Town Highlanders: 1885-1970. It embodies a synopsis of the ground covered in the previous volume and opens a window on early operations in Angola during Operation Savannah 1975-1976

A history of dedicated service and glorious fighting, this latest book by one of South Africa’s best-known military historians tells the story of the Cape Town Highlanders from 1885 to the present day, against a fascinating background of the growth of Cape Town itself, set in the wider framework of the history of the Republic.

Price R450.00

Edition: First edition

Published: 1986

Publisher: The Cape Town Highlanders History Committee

Condition: Hardcover in good condition. Cover shows only minor scuff marks on the bottom edges. Dust jacket shows minor scuff marks along the edges and on the front, back and spine. There is some foxing on the first and last several pages and on the outer edges of pages, but otherwise the interior is clean and tightly bound. Inscribed to previous owner.

Additional information

Weight 1050 g