Rare! Hugo von Francois, Nama and Damara, Deutsch-Süd-West-Afrika, First Edition


German South West Africa (German: Deutsch-Südwestafrika) was a colony of the German Empire from 1884 until 1915, although Germany did not officially recognize its loss of this territory until the 1919 Treaty of Versailles.

Hugo von François (1861 – 1904 ) was an officer in the German protection force in the colony of German Southwest Africa, today’s Namibia. As military commander of Windhoek, he organized their defense during the Herero uprising.

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Hugo von Francois

Nama and Damara.

Deutsch-Süd-West-Afrika – German South West Africa


Published by Magdeburg, Verlag von C. Baensch jun. 1895

First Edition

Approx. 28cm x 20cm (approx. 11 inch. X 8 inch.).

IV, 334 XXVIII pages with 2 portraits, numerous illustrations and 2 folding maps illustr.

Original canvas cover (cover  stained; otherwise very good condition)

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