The Boer War

Two programmes to mark the centenary of the Boer War, historian Denis Judd explores some of its untold stories.

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01A White Man's War?19990902

Two programmes to mark the centenary of the Boer War, historian Denis Judd explores some of its untold stories.

Ignored during the war and deliberately excluded from history since its end, the role of the black fighter in the Boer War is only now coming to light.

Professor Judd goes in search of the hidden history of the African soldier in Baden-Powell's all-white war.

01A White Man's War?19990902

Two programmes to mark the centenary of the Boer War, historian Denis Judd explores some of its untold stories.

Ignored during the war and deliberately excluded from history since its end, the role of the black fighter in the Boer War is only now coming to light.

Professor Judd goes in search of the hidden history of the African soldier in Baden-Powell's all-white war.

02 LASTMethods Of Barbarism?19990909

This week, he goes in search of the truth behind the concentration camps, where 27,000 Boer women and children died at the hands of the British.

02 LASTMethods Of Barbarism?19990909

This week, he goes in search of the truth behind the concentration camps, where 27,000 Boer women and children died at the hands of the British.