Sources Criticising the British Empire

Dethroned Victoria?

Kruger, surrounded by his Boer fighters, reassures a kneeling Victoria: "Don't worry, old lady, you are not dethroned - except in the opinion of decent people." This is a reference to the early setbacks suffered by the British by the Boers.

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