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.

The Garden Route & Little Karoo, by Leon Nell. ISBN 9781775840275 / ISBN 978-1-77584-027-5

The Garden Route & Little Karoo, by Leon Nell

The Little Karoo lies huddled between its greater namesake and the Garden Route, which stretches between the Indian Ocean in the south and the Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma...Details

The gender politics of the Namibian liberation struggle, by Martha Akawa. Basler Afrika Bibliographien. Basel, 2014. ISBN 9783905758269 / ISBN 978-3-905758-26-9

The gender politics of the Namibian liberation struggle, by Martha Akawa

Women’s contributions against apartheid under the auspices of the Namibian liberation movement SWAPO and their personal experiences in exile take center stage in Martha...Details

The Grand Scam, by Rob Rose. Zebra Press; Random House Struik; Cape Town, South Africa 2013; ISBN 9781770226210 / ISBN 978-1-77022-621-0

The Grand Scam, by Rob Rose

Journalist Rob Rose analyses how The Grand Scam inflicted hundreds of investors in South Africa, Australia and Europe how it had ploughed more than 12.5 billion Rand into...Details

The Great African Society. A Plan for a Nation Gone Astray, by Hlumelo Biko. ISBN 9781868425211 / ISBN 978-1-86842-521-1

The Great African Society, by Hlumelo Biko

Hlumelo Biko's book, The Great African Society, is a must-read especially for young people to enrich their appreciation of where we come from as South Africans. For the older...Details

The Great Agony and Pure Laughter of the Gods, by Jamala Safari. Random House Struik Umuzi. Cape Town, South Africa 2012. ISBN 9781415201763 / ISBN 978-1-4152-0176-3

The Great Agony and Pure Laughter of the Gods, by Jamala Safari.

The Great Agony and Pure Laughter of the Gods tells the story of a teenage refugee who flees his home during the Congolese War and is then forced into being a child soldier....Details

The Great Whites of False Bay, South Africa, by Dirk Schmidt. ISBN 9781920094522 / ISBN 978-1-920094-52-2

The Great Whites of False Bay, South Africa, by Dirk Schmidt

Dr. Dirk Schmidt, author of The Great Whites of False Bay, South Africa, hopes the reader enjoys the photography as much as he has enjoyed spending time with these sharks and...Details

The Griekwastad Murders, by Jacques Steenkamp. Random House Struik Zebra Press. Cape Town, South Africa 2014. ISBN 9781770225480 / ISBN 978-1-77022-548-0

The Griekwastad Murders, by Jacques Steenkamp

On 6 April 2012, the whole of South Africa became aware of the existence of Griekwastad by a shocking killing on a nearby farm. South African journalist Jacques Steenkamp...Details

The Hendrik Witbooi Papers, by Hendrik Witbooi, Brigitte Lau and Annemarie Heywood. ISBN 9991644067 / ISBN 99916-44-06-7

The Hendrik Witbooi Papers, by Hendrik Witbooi, Brigitte Lau and Annemarie Heywood.

The Hendrik Witbooi Papers are here presented in an English translation by Brigitte Lau and Annemarie Heywood, to make them accessible to a wide readership.Details

The Hidden Thread. Russia and South Africa in the Soviet Era, by Irina Filatova and Apollon Davidson. ISBN 9781868424993 / ISBN 978-1-86842-499-3

The Hidden Thread. Russia and South Africa in the Soviet Era, by Irina Filatova and Apollon Davidson

Irina Filatova and Apollon Davidson have studied relations between South Africa and Russia in the Soviet Erafor decades and published a number of books' and numerous articles...Details

The Historical Karoo. Traces of the Past in South Africa's Arid Interior, by Chris Schoeman. Imprint: Zebra Press; Publisher: Randomhouse Struik; Cape Town, South Africa 2013. ISBN 9781770225688 / ISBN 978-1-77022-568-8

The Historical Karoo, by Chris Schoeman

Chris Schoeman's splendid book, The Historical Karoo, is ordered according to three main routes that people drive through the area. It provides short histories of the towns...Details

The History of Namutoni, by Nikolai Mossolow.

The History of Namutoni, by Nikolai Mossolow

In order to write The History of Namutoni, Nikolai Mossolow interviewed several contemporary witnesses amgong the Schutztruppen personel who had been stationed at Fort...Details

The History of the Port and Settlement of Walvis Bay 1878-1978, by G. J. Fox and J. J. J. Wilken.

The History of the Port and Settlement of Walvis Bay 1878-1978, by G. J. Fox and J. J. J. Wilken

Much has been said and written about Walvis Bay in South West Africa but there is no complete record of its history. This book tells the history of the port and the...Details

The Inevitable Pipeline into Exile. Botswana’s Role in the Namibian Liberation Struggle, by Johann Alexander Müller. ISBN 9783905758290 / ISBN 978-3-905758-29-0

The Inevitable Pipeline into Exile. Botswana’s Role in the Namibian Liberation Struggle, by Johann Alexander Müller

Johann Alexander Müller book The Inevitable Pipeline into Exile: Botswana’s Role in the Namibian Liberation Struggle will serve as a valuable source of new information for...Details

The inner circle. Sampie Terreblanche: friend, broederbonder, socialist, historian, economist, etcetera.

The inner circle. Sampie Terreblanche: friend, broederbonder, socialist, historian, economist, etcetera

In his book, The inner circle, Jan Heunis' recollects from the last days of white rule in South Africa. This is from the chapter Sampie Terreblanche: friend, broederbonder,...Details

The inner circle: Recollections from the last days of white rule, by Jan Heunis.

The inner circle: Recollections from the last days of white rule, by Jan Heunis

In his book, The inner circle, Jan Heunis' recollects from the last days of white rule in South Africa. Jan Heunis is the son of former Constitutional Development minister...Details

The Institute of Taxi Poetry, by Imraan Coovadia. Random House Struik Umuzi. Cape Town, South Africa 2012. ISBN 9781415201657 / ISBN 978-1-4152-0165-7

The Institute of Taxi Poetry, by Imraan Coovadia

"The Institute of Taxi Poetry", Dr. Imraan Coovadia's funniest novel yet is also his most original. Always beautifully depicted and a story that's as unexpected as the...Details

The Jews in South Africa: An Illustrated History, by Richard Mendelsohn and Milton Shain. ISBN 9781868422814 / ISBN 978-1-86842-281-4

The Jews in South Africa: An Illustrated History, by Richard Mendelsohn and Milton Shain

Richard Mendelsohn's and Milton Shain's illustrated history book 'The Jews in South Africa' includes a wide range of historically important photographs, many long unseen, and...Details

The Kings of Swing. Behind the scenes with South Africa's golfing greats, by Craig Urquhart. Randomhouse Struik Zebra Press, Cape Town, South Africa 2013. ISBN 9781770226326 / ISBN 978-1-77022-632-6

The Kings of Swing. Behind the scenes with South Africa's golfing greats, by Craig Urquhart.

The Kings of Swing: Behind the scenes with South Africa's golfing greats, by Craig Urquhart is a story of the power of the mind and the power of the body in this, the most...Details

The Kupferberg Mining Company, by Jacob Beyers. ISBN 9789991688930 / ISBN 978-99916-889-3-0

The Kupferberg Mining Company, by Jacob Beyers

Jacob Beyers crime and power story about the Kupferberg Mining Company is fiction interwoven with facts, rumours and legends.Details

The Loss Library, by Ivan Vladislavic. Random House Struik Umuzi. Cape Town, South Africa 2011. ISBN 9781415201626 / ISBN 978-1-4152-0162-6

The Loss Library, by Ivan Vladislavic

The Loss Library is an experiment on writing a book about the stories South African author Ivan Vladislavic could not write, with thoughts on what prevented him.Details