Reviews and other articles

Language dilemma

The SS Mendi shroud – 21 Feb 2017

The Titanic and South Africa

Water – what a choice

West Africa in World War 1

Delville Wood and Square Hill



Pecking order

Review: Information History of the First World War

Bare Feet

Review: Blockade and Jungle by Christen P Christensen

Carriers, labourers and others in WW1 EA

Review: Forged in the Great War by Jan-Bart Gewald

On Call

Women and WW1 Africa

Oranges, lemon and a dash of …

Misconception 4: Indian troops were not up to scratch

Review: Kariakor by Geoffrey Hodges

Hei ho, hei ho, hei ho, it’s off to w(ar) I go

Review: To complete the Jigsaw by Nicholas van der Bilj

Horses – South Africa’s experiences in World War 1

Review: World War 1 Reads and finds of 2015

WW1 East Africa: A new female novelist

Boma – the origins

Review: Violent Intermediaries by Michelle Moyd

Don’t ever assume… it’s not FC Selous!

Review: The First World War in Namibia 1914-1915 by Gordon McGregor & Mannfred Goldbeck

A Kodak moment…

Buildings as War Memorials

Review: Louis Botha’s War: The campaign in German South West Africa, 1914-1915 by Adam Cruise

From “There came a darkness” to “it saw the light”

Love it or hate it, it’s over 100 years old

Who is African?

Review: The Great Silence by Tim Couzens

Remembrance and Commemoration: a never-ending cycle

Review: World War 1 and the People of South Africa by Bill Nasson

Food for war

Review: Horns of the Beast by James Stejskal

Review: Sporting Soldiers by Floris van der Merwe

Teaching the Great War in Africa

Lettow Schnapps

Review: Red Strangers: The white tribe of Kenya

A Christmas truce? not in Africa 1914 or 2014

African Queens

Black Days

WW1 – an education tribute

Smuts: a good teacher

Portugal, Germany, Ireland – all a WW1 connection

Which war? I hear you ask: The Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) vs EA campaign (1914-1918)

To the Unacknowledged Veteran

A Polish cemetery in Tanzania

When 2 elephants make love, the grass suffers

Woody Allen and a WW1 ship in Africa

Ed Paice speech on the Great War in East Africa: 14 June 2014

Misconception 3 of World War 1 in Africa: South West Africa

Khaki elections: South Africa 1915

The numbers game: how many men fought in Africa

Pay to play: Sport in WW1

Crimson Fields – an introduction to the medical services of WW1

Misconception 2 of the Great War in Africa: the Germans gave the British the run around

Workers’ Day

Misconceptions of the Great War in Africa

Danish Raiders in World War 1

A marathon

SAffers as Imperial Service Troops (WW1)

Sourcing SAffer involvement in WW1

Karen Blixen’s “WW1 in Africa” and other stories

How World War 1 is being remembered in Africa

Author: Anne

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