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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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
Review: Frontiers: The Epic of South Africa's Creation and the Tragedy of the Xhosa PeoUser Review - Richard Mayer - Goodreads
As someone fascinated by the history of South Africa, Frontiers is my favourite South African historical work. The Frontiers the book refer to are the successive Frontier Wars fought primarily between ... Read full review
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