Pieter Retief

1780–1838
Civilization: African — Boer
   Field of Renown:  military — General
Era: 

Leader of Boers during the Great Trek. Murdered by Dingaan during negotiations.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
Great Trek  in  South Africa  by  Ian D. Colvin
Early History of the Boer Race  in  Oom Paul's People  by  Howard C. Hillegas
Dingaan's Treachery  in  Our Empire Story  by  H. E. Marshall
Story of Natal  in  Growth of the British Empire  by  M. B. Synge