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Film Zulu Dawn quote: “Excuse me, my Lord, there's something I must convey to you. I rode along the track down to Rorke's Drift. The sky above is red with fire. Your orders my Lord? Do we move to the drift?”
 
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PostSubject: The Day of Rorke's Drift   The Day of Rorke's Drift EmptyThu Jun 21, 2018 5:30 pm

Haven't come across this before. Published in 1941 as a bit of wartime propaganda I suspect. Couple of quite nice illustrations.
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PostSubject: Re: The Day of Rorke's Drift   The Day of Rorke's Drift EmptyThu Jun 21, 2018 6:26 pm

I have a copy on my bookshelf.
I believe it covers Isandlwana as well, as it is about the 22nd January as a whole not just Rorke's Drift.
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Hi Kate. They clearly wanted to emphasise the positive!

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PostSubject: Re: The Day of Rorke's Drift   The Day of Rorke's Drift EmptyThu Jun 21, 2018 9:06 pm

For some reason i have two copies of this from memory..
trying to think where iv'e stashed them, Robertson same
ilk of the like's of Henty imperialist deering do.
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I've never seen it ! .
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1. 1st ed 1940.. 2. reprint 1941.
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