He had sent them thither to destroy the laager of the Boers, and thence, as he thought, they would presently return with victory.
The impi had been defeated by the banks of the Income; thousands had perished at the laager, mowed down by the guns of the Boers, thousands more had been drowned in the Income, till the waters were red and the bodies of the slain pushed each other under, and those who still lived walked upon them.
There is no doubt that part of the problem is the resistance to the transformation of Stellenbosch University by some sections of Afrikaner conservatism, who have a laager
mentality in the city, which is the second largest to Cape Town in the Western Cape.
A one-A lager, beer's the thing A two-A laager
, wagon ring, But on the Internet no blogger ever met a 3-A laaager.
Nearly a year later, on the 16 December 1838 at the Battle of Blood River (iMpi yaseNcome), the trekkers, led by Andries Pretorius--having entered a covenant with God--survived, in their laager
on Vegkop, the onslaught of between ten and fifteen thousand Zulu warriors.
He hit upon placing his infantry within a circle, or laager
, of wagons chained together.
At times during the 2003 engagement at the laager
there were so many troop transports burning it was washing the thermals out so you couldn't see what was beyond the burning vehicles.
aasta uhisotsusega kinnipeetavate toojou kasutamine ja likvideeriti kinnipeetavate laager
Later, after the family leaves to find the laager
(a defensive encampment), Corlie acknowledges that whites rely on Africans for survival (35).
The expulsion of colonial Zimbabwe from the Munich Olympic Games in August 1972, starting an eight year period of an international cultural boycott, further isolated Rhodesian theatre and created a laager
Having brushed off prior Boer warnings about the need to laager
at every halt, he had stated, "Oh, British troops are all right; we do not need to laager
--we have a different formation.
The result was that while the "invading" Africans were armed only with collapsible assegais (spears), white Afrikaner films extras had their own ideas about art reproducing reality, and were rumored to have secreted live ammunition into the laager
for the "shooting.