The Sierra Leone Creoles

  title={The Sierra Leone Creoles},
  author={John D. Hargreaves},
  journal={The Journal of African History},
  pages={468 - 469}
  • J. Hargreaves
  • Published 1 November 1963
  • History
  • The Journal of African History
for the war, it is surely over-simple to see him as the villain of the piece. One would have liked to have known more about his advisers in Natal and the Transvaal, and especially of the famous Shepstone family, three of whom were holding key positions in the two territories at the time. Nor is Mr Binns's handling of the Colonial Office's condemnation of Frere's belligerent policy in Zululand entirely satisfactory: it appears to have accepted his views until it was really too late, and the…