University of Chichester: Study History and Politics.

Iain R. Smith

During the century since it took place, the South African War of 1899-1902 has never ceased to attract interest from the general public and debate...

Extracts from the remarkable diary of an English-born bank clerk, stranded in the Afrikaner stronghold of the Orange Free State during the Boer War. Edited by Franzjohan Pretorius and Iain R. Smith.

  • Frontiers : The Epic of South Africa’s Creation and the Tragedy of the Xhosa People
    Noel Mostert (Jonathan Cape, 1993, 1355pp
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Iain Smith looks at how teaching history is being turned upside down in South Africa today.

Iain R. Smith looks at the changes in the study of South Africa's past.

Canna is a small island in the Inner Hebrides, about six miles long by half a mile across. In 1938 it was bought by John Lorne Campbell, who had...

The change in Britain's position in the world during the past century is now attracting much attention from historians. Bernard Porter has already...

Ian R. Smith explores the many titles covering the Boer War.