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Jan British-Zulu War begins. The British-Zulu War begins as British troops under Lieutenant General Frederic Augustus invade Zululand from the southern African republic of Natal.

Battle of Isandlwana on 22 January 1879 was the first major encounter in the Anglo–Zulu War between the British Empire and the Zulu Kingdom; art by James Edwin McConnell.

Battle of Isandlwana on 22 January 1879 was the first major encounter in the Anglo–Zulu War between the British Empire and the Zulu Kingdom; art by James Edwin McConnell.

Afghan Wars, 1880-90: General Robert's victory of Candahar Sept. 1st 1880. Photogravure by Stanley Baker depicting the charge of British lancers against Afghan warriors at the edge of a river. The British started fighting the Afghans in the 1840s. They had their hands full for at least five decades.

Afghan Wars, 1880-90: General Robert's victory of Candahar Sept. 1st 1880. Photogravure by Stanley Baker depicting the charge of British lancers against Afghan warriors at the edge of a river. The British started fighting the Afghans in the 1840s. They had their hands full for at least five decades.

The Battle of Ulundi (Original) by James E McConnell at The Illustration Art Gallery

Ulundi, the final battle of the Zulu War, at which the army of Cetewayo was…

The Battle of Balaclava - Crimean War - Charge of the Light Brigade

The battle in the Crimean War on October that saw the Charge of the Light Brigade, the Charge of the Heavy Brigade and the Thin Red Line

1879 Rorke's Drift

The Battle of Rorke's Drift. The Zulu attitude towards firearms was that: "The generality of Zulu warriors, however, would not have firearms – the arms of a coward, as they said, for they enable the poltroon to kill the brave without awaiting his attack.

From "Maiwand: Saving the Guns" by Richard Caton Woodville.

Royal Horse Artillery fleeing from Afghan attack at the Battle of Maiwand - Second Anglo-Afghan War - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Michael Caine in Zulu. Played the pompous Lt Bromhead to perfection. Bromhead redeems himself as the story unfolds. Caine went on to play this type of upper-crust character on several occasions.

All dressed up for stardom: Caine poses in uniform for a portrait between takes. He quickly found himself one of the biggest actors in 1960 British cinema, after his star-making turn here playing infantry officer Lieutenant Gonville Bromhead.

Shaka, el caudillo que convirtió al pequeño pueblo Zulú en un poderoso Imperio - Cuaderno de Historias

Shaka, el caudillo que convirtió al pequeño pueblo Zulú en un poderoso Imperio

century painting of Charles Edwin Fripp showing a scene of The Battle of Isandlwana, the first major battle of the Anglo-Zulu War and the british army worst defeat against a technologically inferior enemy.

Pickett's charge Gettysburg

Give them cold steel, boys - Battle of Gettysburg, July 1863 - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

Zulu War. 100 British vs. 4,000 Zulu Africans = British Victory. Battle of Rorke's Drift

Zulu - Internet Movie Firearms Database - Guns in Movies, TV and Video Games

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