205pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Van Riebeeck Society Second Series No. 48, Cape Town, 2017.
South African lawyer, politician, and statesman Martinus Theunis Steyn (1857-1916) was the sixth and last president of the independent Orange Free State from 1896 to 1902. He led the Boers against the British from 1899-1902, fiercely resisted surrender, and took part in the negotiations which led to the Union of South Africa in 1910.
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