This field guide written by Nicki Von der Heyde, covers 71 battles over three wars from the early Colonial clashes to the Anglo Boer War of 1899 – 1902.

The book has detailed illustrations, timelines, fact boxes, maps and site directions including GPS co-ordinates.

Nicki read History & English at UCT, but is now based in KZN, and amongst others, is a specialist battlefields tour operator.


Battlefields Nicki  : Click here for review by Murray McNally.






Field Guide to the Battlefields of South Africa – Nicki Von Der Heyde