Auszüge aus der Literatur Namibias und Südafrikas

In dieser Rubrik möchten wir Ihnen nicht nur den Reiz antiquarischer Literatur mit geeigneten Auszügen vermitteln sondern Ihnen auch einen großen Teil der zur Zeit regulär verfügbaren modernen Bücher über das südliche Afrika, auf diese Weise näherbringen.

Reptilien Namibias, von Alfred Schleicher. Kuiseb Verlag, Windhoek, Namibia 2015. ISBN 9789994576302 / ISBN 978-99945-76-30-2 / ISBN 9783941602908 / ISBN 978-3-941602-90-8

Reptilien Namibias, von Alfred Schleicher

Der Autor Alfred Schleicher leitet die herpetologische Abteilung der Namibia Wissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft. Feldbeobachtungen sowie erfolgreiche Nachzuchten bedrohter...Details

Resident Alien, by Rian Malan. ISBN 9781868423873 / ISBN 978-1-86842-387-3

Resident Alien, by Rian Malan

Rian Malan's recent publication is Resident Alien, a provocative and engaging collection of the best of his writings that have appeared in the likes of The New Yorker,...Details

Restios of the Fynbos, by Els Dorrat-Haaksma and H. Peter Linder. Struik Nature; Random House Struik; Cape Town, South Africa 2012; ISBN 9781920544003 / ISBN 978-1-92054-400-3

Restios of the Fynbos, by Els Dorrat-Haaksma and H. Peter Linder

Beautifully illustrated with photographs and over 400 colour images, this new edition of Els Dorrat-Haaksma's and H. Peter Linder's respected guide, Restios of the Fynbos,...Details

Return to Corriebush, by Lynn Bedford Hall.

Return to Corriebush, by Lynn Bedford Hall

Return to Corriebush was the Gourmand World Cookbook Award Winner in the category Best Cookbook. Lynn Bedford Hall: When I wrote Fig Jam and Foxtrot, a collection of...Details

Return to Camdeboo: A century's Karoo foods and flavours, by Eve Palmer. The Penguin Group (SA). 2nd edition. Cape Town, South Africa 2011. ISBN 9780143528036 / ISBN 978-0-14-352803-6

Return to Camdeboo: A century's Karoo foods and flavours, by Eve Palmer

The collecting, researching and writing work on 'Return to Camdeboo: A century's Karoo foods and flavours' was done by late Eve Palmer, her brother Maurice Palmer and her...Details

Rhodesia: Last Outpost of the British Empire 1890-1980, by Peter Baxter. Galago Publishing 2nd edition. Alberton, South Africa, 2010. ISBN 9781919854281 / ISBN 978-1-919854-28-1

Rhodesia: Last Outpost of the British Empire 1890-1980, by Peter Baxter

From Peter Baxter's history book "Rhodesia: Last Outpost of the British Empire 1890-1980" the following text is taken from the chapter "A liberal experiment: The rise and...Details

Richard Wilhelm - Botschafter zweier Welten, von Klaus Hirsch.

Richard Wilhelm - Botschafter zweier Welten, von Klaus Hirsch

Herausgegeben von Klaus Hirsch: Richard Wilhelm - Botschafter zweier Welten. Sinologe und Missionar zwischen Europa und China.Details

Riding the Dragon's Spine, by David Bristow and Steve Thomas. Randomhouse Struik - Travel and Heritage. Cape Town, South Africa 2012. ISBN 9781431700301 / ISBN 978-1-4317-0030-1

Riding the Dragon's Spine, by David Bristow and Steve Thomas

The authors of Riding the Dragon's Spine, David Bristow and Steve Thomas, since the international mountain biking grading system of green, red and black routes hardly applies...Details

Ritt gen Mitternacht. Roman aus Deutsch-Südwest-Afrika, von Adolf Kaempffer.

Ritt gen Mitternacht. Roman aus Deutsch-Südwest-Afrika, von Adolf Kaempffer

Der in Deutsch-Südwestafrika aufgewachsene Adolf Kaempffer beschrieb in seinem 1939 erschienen, autobiographischen Roman 'Ritt gen Mitternacht', den Aufbau der Farm...Details

Road Tripping South Africa (MapStudio) Cape Town, South Africa 2014. ISBN 9781770265189 / ISBN 978-1-77026-518-9

Road Tripping South Africa (MapStudio), by Fiona McIntosh

Fiona McIntosh and her co-contributers to MapStudio's Road Tripping South Africa tried to make planning as easy as possible by dividing each journey into manageable sections,...Details

Roads Less Travelled: Ultimate Braai Master (Second Season), by Justin Bonello. The Penguin Group (South Africa). Cape Town, South Africa 2013, ISBN 9780143538516 / ISBN 978-0-14-353851-6

Roads Less Travelled: Ultimate Braai Master (Second Season), by Justin Bonello

In Roads Less Travelled: Ultimate Braai Master Justin Bonello is talking about the braai and it happens all across South Africa. Details

Roast Duck on Sunday, by Zuretha Roos and Annalie Nel.

Roast Duck on Sunday, by Zuretha Roos and Annalie Nel

Zuretha Roos and Annalie Nel approaching to food ensures that Roast Duck on Sunday includes a wide variety of sumptuous recipes, from comforting soups and traditional roasts...Details

Robben Island: A place of Inspiration: Mandela's Prison Island, by Charlene Smith. Randomhouse Struik, Travel and Heritage. Cape Town, South Africa 2013. ISBN 9781920572907 / ISBN 978-1-920572-90-7

Robben Island: A place of Inspiration: Mandela's Prison Island, by Charlene Smith

Few places so small and insignificant looking can boast of having played so important a part in the history of a vast multitude of people. In her book Robben Island: A place...Details

Robert und der Hottentott, von Adolf Kaempffer.

Robert und der Hottentott, von Adolf Kaempffer

Der ausgezeichnet geschriebene, zeitlose Roman 'Robert und der Hottentott' gehört zu den Alterswerken von Adolf Kaempffer.Details

Rock Art of the Western Cape: The Sevilla Trail & Travellers Rest, by Peter Slingsby. Ekkoprint, 2nd edition. Lake Side, South Africa 1996. ISBN 0620198109 / ISBN 0-620-19810-9

Rock Art of the Western Cape: The Sevilla Trail & Travellers Rest, by Peter Slingsby

This excerpt from Peter Slingsby's guide to the Rock Art of the Western Cape (Book 1: The Sevilla Trail & Travellers Rest) decribes, among others, the Site Five of the...Details

Rocks & Minerals of Southern Africa Pocket Guide, by Bruce Cairncross.

Rocks & Minerals of Southern Africa Pocket Guide, by Bruce Cairncross

For the natural science series Pocket Guide, Bruce Cairncross wrote this guide on Rocks & Minerals of Southern Africa.Details

Roiland der Wanderer. Geschichte eines afrikanischen Treckochsen, von Adolf Kaempffer.

Roiland der Wanderer. Geschichte eines afrikanischen Treckochsen, von Adolf Kaempffer.

Der Roman 'Roiland, der Wanderer' gehört zu den abgeklärten Alterswerken von Adolf Kaempffer, der in Deutsch-Südwestafrika als Farmersohn aufwuchs und mit dem, was er in...Details

Rooi Jan Alleman, deur Francois Loots. Penguin Random House South Africa (Umuzi). Kaapstad, Suid-Afrika 2013. ISBN 9781415202036 / ISBN 978-1-4152-0203-6

Rooi Jan Alleman, deur Francois Loots

In hierdie roman, Rooi Jan Alleman, skryf François Loots ’n kreatiewe, fiktiewe weergawe van Afrikaner-kommunis en struggle-held Bram Fischer se lewe.Details

Rooiberg, Southern Cederberg. A Climber's Guide, by Tony Lourens. ISBN 9780987040329 / ISBN 978-0-987-04032-9

Rooiberg, Southern Cederberg. A Climber's Guide, by Tony Lourens

The Rooiberg Mountain is in the southern Cederberg on the farm of Nuwerus which is owned by Louise Esterhuizen and Steven Windell. The crags were originally discovered by...Details

Roots, Shoots & Leaves, by Bernadette le Roux. ISBN 9781920289591 / ISBN 978-1-920289-59-1

Roots, Shoots & Leaves, by Bernadette le Roux

From everyday greens to more forgotten heirloom varieties, Bernadette le Roux' cookbook Roots, Shoots & Leaves celebrates vegetables in a range of delicious, straightforward...Details