Frontiers: the epic of South Africa's creation and the tragedy of the Xhosa people
A history of South Africa's most sophisticated black nation describes how belief in a strange prophecy caused the Xhosa to destroy all their food and stock, and discusses their history from emigration from Central Africa to frontier wars. 30,000 first printing. $50,000 ad/promo.
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FRONTIERS: The Epic of South Africa's Creation and the Tragedy of the Xhosa PeopleUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
At the heart of this megabook from South-African-born Mostert (Supership, 1974) is the moving story of the tragic clash between races—black and white—and cultures—British, Boer, and African— in a ... Read full review
Four Rossettis: a Victorian biographyUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This monumental work deals primarily with conflicts between the Xhosa and white colonizers, culminating in the 1850s when the tribe invited mass starvation by killing their cattle and destroying their ... Read full review
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An astounding spectacle in the heavy silence
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