We found 20 results for “


Showing 1 - 12 of 20 Results

In stock online

Not available in stores

A classic of literary nonfiction, My Traitor's Heart has been acclaimed as a masterpiece by readers around the world. Rian Malan is an Afrikaner, scion of a centuries-old clan and relative of the architect of apartheid, who fled South Africa after coming…

Paperback

$64.61 online

$68.50

save 5%

In stock online

Not available in stores

As South Africa moves towards majority rule, and blacks begin to exercise direct political power, apartheid becomes a thing of the past - but its legacy in South African history will be indelible. this book is designed to introduce students to a range of…

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

The coming of the British to the Cape Colony in 1795 signaled the start of an uneasy relationship with the Cape Dutch people, giving rise to the Great Trek in the 1830s and, at the end of the century, finding expression in the Anglo-Boer War. Based upon extensive…

In stock online

Not available in stores

Paperback

$25.95

Ships within 1-3 weeks

Not available in stores

In these lectures, Davenport explores what he calls 'one of the most remarkable turnabouts in history,' the recent dramatic events in South Africa. He begins by looking at the changes that set the stage for the demise of apartheid, and then at the challenges…

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

In the mid-1990s the Truth and Reconciliation Commission disclosed its findings on the awful reality of the apartheid era in South Africa. The Commission inspired scholars from Europe, North America, and South Africa to convene a group of their own, to…

Paperback

$31.95 online

$33.95

save 5%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Hardly a day passes without some news about South Africa. Along with this news, there are lots of opinions, speculations, and publications. South Africa's Security Dilemmas joins the list. This new book looks at South Africa's military future. It specifically…

In stock online

Not available in stores

"Anyone who thinks that South Africa's problems began with the Afrikaners and apartheid should read this book." -Richard Dowden, The Independent "... should remain the last word for the foreseeable future." -Choice "Peires is the premier historian of the Xhosa…

Paperback

$42.06 online

$45.95

save 8%

In stock online

Not available in stores

When its two principal actors, Nelson Mandela and F. W. de Klerk, received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993, the world celebrated a shared ideal of peace and respect for human rights. But behind the famous journey that brought these historic adversaries together…

In stock online

Not available in stores

Imperial Networks investigates the discourses and practices of British colonialism. It reveals how British colonialism in the Eastern Cape region was informed by, and itself informed, imperial ideas and activities elsewhere, both in Britain and in other colonies.…

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

Blood Ground traces the transition from religion to race as the basis for policing the boundaries of the "white" community. Elbourne suggests broader shifts in the relationship of missions to colonialism B as the British movement became less internationalist,…

In stock online

Not available in stores

"Defining their enterprise as more in the direction of poetics than of prosaics, the Comaroffs free themselves to analyze a vivid series of images and events as objects of analysis. These they mine for clues to the 19th-century contents of the British imagination…