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The World Cricket Show-Interview with Dr Dean Allen Author "Empire and Cricket"

2/19/2015
Interview with the author about Dr Dean Allen’s Cricket, War and Empire in South Africa which is a unique social history of the workings of the British Empire in South Africa during the late nineteenth century. Allen offers an original historical account of the significance of Matjiesfontein and its founder James Douglas Logan. This work reveals the true story of the involvement of Logan and Matjiesfontein leading up to and including the Anglo-Boer War. Cecil Rhodes is on record as saying...

Duration:00:33:46