ZULU: DEATH AND REDEMPTION IN THE AFRICAN SUN!

1  Rorke's_Drift_1879 Alphonse_de_Neuville

On 11 January 1879, a British Army crossed the Buffalo River, the boundary between the British Natal province and that of the independent native African kingdom of the Zulus. After the refusal of an insulting British ultimatum by the Zulu king, Cetshwayo, the British were now prepared to march on the Zulu capital, Ulindi; with the goal of defeating and annexing the Zulu kingdom.

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