A history of South Africa

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HarperCollins, 2000 - History - 623 pages
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Throughout its turbulent history, South Africa has frequently been the focus of worldwide attention - usually hostile. Yet prejudice and ignorance about the country are widespread. The evolution of the present-day 'Rainbow Nation' has taken place under co

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User Review  - Thomas - Goodreads

Intensely detailed, this book proved invaluable in preparation for my trip to South Africa. Extensive details about names, the book would have been enhanced if it came with more maps. Read full review

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User Review  - Berino - Goodreads

It is a pity that the author was unable to remove himself from popular politics and in doing so failed to present a concise objective narrative. The text contains too many sneering subjective comments ... Read full review

Contents

An Inn on the Road to the Indies
21
Victualling Station to Colony
40
The Last Days of the Honorable Company
68
Copyright

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