THE GREAT WAR: LETTERS HOME, letters and diaries of a South African family, 1913-1920

: Stanford (J.) ed.

R 220.00
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249pp., maps, illus., paperback, Makhanda, 2020


A selection of letters and accounts from the private journal, Chronicle of the Family, published by the Molteno-Murray family from 1913-1920, with news of family members living in South Africa, Britain and Kenya. When war was declared in 1914, letters from family serving in the military and medical corps in various parts of the world were included in the journal. John Stanford's mother, Effie Anderson, was one the journal's founding editors.