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.

Sleeper's wake, by Alistair Morgan. The Penguin Group (SA). Cape Town, South Africa 2009. ISBN 9780143528074 / ISBN 978-0-14-352807-4

Sleeper's wake, by Alistair Morgan

Written in lucid, often beautiful prose, Alistair Morgan's novel 'Sleeper's Wake' is a haunting study of man at his most naked and vulnerable.Details

Five Hundred Years Rediscovered. Southern African Precedents and Prospects, by Natalie Swanepoel, Amanda Esterhuysen and Philip Bonner. Witwatersrand University Press. Johannesburg, South Africa 2008. ISBN 9781868144747 / ISBN 978-1-86814-474-7

Five Hundred Years Rediscovered. Southern African Precedents and Prospects, by Natalie Swanepoel, Amanda Esterhuysen and Philip Bonner.

In 2006 a group of archaeologists and historians became involved in what they called the Five Hundred Year Initiative. Their aim was to invert the old 500 years mindset and...Details

Tracks in a Mountain Range. Exploring the History of the uKhahlamba-Drakensberg, by Aron Mazel and John Wright. Witwatersrand University Press. Johannesburg, South Africa 2007. ISBN 9781868144099 / ISBN 978-1-86814-409-9

Tracks in a Mountain Range. Exploring the History of the uKhahlamba-Drakensberg, by Aron Mazel and John Wright

From Aron Mazel's and John Wright's book, Tracks in a Mountain Range. Exploring the History of the uKhahlamba-Drakensberg, the following text is from the chapter "The...Details

Unser Kamerun von heute: Ein Fahrtenbuch, von Eva MacLean. Fichte Verlag Paul Wustrow. Erstauflage, München 1940. Ansicht des grünen Leinenbandes.

Unser Kamerun von heute Eva Mac Lean

Eva Mac Lean, über die wir leider nicht viel in Erfahrung bringen konnten, bereiste Kamerun und Südwestafrika in den 1930er Jahren. Von deutsch-nationaler Gesinnung, waren...Details

Kolonialdenkmäler und Geschichtsbewußtsein. Eine Untersuchung der kolonialdeutschen Erinnerungskultur, von Joachim Zeller. IKO-Verlag, Frankfurt, 2000. ISBN 3889395449 / ISBN 3-88939-544-9

Kolonialdenkmäler und Geschichtsbewußtsein, von Joachim Zeller

Die namibische Herkunft des Autoren der Studie "Kolonialdenkmäler und Geschichtsbewußtsein", Dr. Joachim Zeller, stellt den biographischen Hintergrund dar, die...Details

Die Geschichte des Tourismus in Namibia: Eine heterotopische Topologie der Technik, von Lukas Breitwieser. Basler Afrika Bibliographien. Basel, Schweiz 2016. ISBN 9783905758740 / ISBN 978-3-905758-74-0

Die Geschichte des Tourismus in Namibia, von Lukas Breitwieser

Mit einer gattungsübergreifende Symbiose aus schriftlichen und bildlichen Quellen, will der Historiker Dr. Lukas Breitwieser in seiner Studie über die die Geschichte des...Details

I have life: Alison's journey, by Marianne Thamm. The Penguin Group (SA). Cape Town, South Africa 2002. ISBN 9780140280791 / ISBN 978-0-14-028079-1

I have life: Alison's journey, by Marianne Thamm

Together, Alison, Tienie and Marianne Thamm have produced 'I have life: Alison's journey' which is a beacon and a beautiful read. The story it tells is unforgettable and the...Details

Where are you from? 'Playing White' under Apartheid, by Ulla Dentlinger. asler Afrika Bibliographien, Carl Schlettwein Stiftung und Brandes & Apsel Verlag; Basel; Frankfurt a. M., 2016. ISBN 9783905758795 / ISBN 978-3-905758-79-5 / ISBN 9783955581862 / ISBN 978-3-9555818-6-2

Where are you from? 'Playing White' under Apartheid, by Ulla Dentlinger

This is Ulla Dentlinger's introduction to her book "Where are you from? 'Playing White' under Apartheid", where she describes the effects of hiding away the facts of her...Details

South Africa for South Africans (MapStudio), by Marielle Renssen and Hirsh Aronowitz. Cape Town, South Africa 2016. ISBN 9781770268494 / ISBN 978-1-77026-849-4

South Africa for South Africans (MapStudio), by Marielle Renssen and Hirsh Aronowitz

The intention of Marielle Renssen's and Hirsh Aronowitz's guide South Africa for South Africans (MapStudio) is not to focus only on the major tourist attractions that are so...Details

Mild to Wild: Adventures and Activities in Southern Africa (MapStudio), by Fiona McIntosh. MapStudio, Cape Town, South Africa 2013. ISBN 9781770264571 / ISBN 978-1-77026-457-1

Mild to Wild: Adventures and Activities in Southern Africa (MapStudio), by Fiona McIntosh

From diverse regions of Southern and East-Central Africa introduced in Fiona McIntosh's guide, Mild to Wild: Adventures and Activities in Southern Africa (MapStudio), the...Details

Schwarz und Weiss am Waterberg: Südwestafrika heute und gestern, von Maximilian Scheer. Petermänken Verlag, neue erweiterte Auflage, Schwerin 1961.

Schwarz und Weiss am Waterberg: Südwestafrika heute und gestern, von Maximilian Scheer

Maximilian Scheer (1896-1978) war ein in die DDR emigrierter westdeutscher Journalist und Schriftsteller. Sein Roman "Schwarz und Weiss am Waterberg: Südwestafrika heute und...Details

Auf flüchtigem Jagdross in Deutsch-Südwest-Afrika: Jagd- und Reisebilder vom "Wilden Jäger", von Walther L. Fournier. Verlag Paul Parey. Berlin, 1902

Auf flüchtigem Jagdross in Deutsch-Südwest-Afrika, von Walther L. Fournier

Das Manuskript zu seinem Jagdbericht "Auf flüchtigem Jagdross in Deutsch-Südwest-Afrika" schrieb Walther L. Fournier an Bord eines Woermann-Dampfers auf der vierwöchigen...Details

Stare at Daggers, by Mary M. Manyando. Macmillan Education Namibia. Namibia, 2012. ISBN 9789991625546

Stare at Daggers, by Mary M. Manyando

Mary M. Manyando's children's book, Stare at Daggers, opens up with the arrival and the co-existence of white people with indigenous inhabitants in some place in today's...Details

Patchwork, by Ellen Mulenga Banda-Aaaku. The Penguin Group (SA). Cape Town, South Africa 2011. ISBN 9780143527534 / ISBN 978-0-14-352753-4

Patchwork, by Ellen Mulenga Banda-Aaaku

Ellen Mulenga Banda-Aaaku, author of Patchwork, is a Zambian born in the United Kingdom who has lived, studied and worked in Ghana, South Africa, the UK and Zambia.Details

Native Commissioner, by Shaun Johnson. The Penguin Group (SA). Cape Town, South Africa 2007. ISBN 9780143025436 / ISBN 978-0-14-302543-6

Native Commissioner, by Shaun Johnson

In Shaun Johnson's novel 'Native Commissioner', the protagonist is trying to piece together a picture of his unknown father. He discovers a troubled, doomed, but...Details

Woudfontein: 'n Spanningsroman, deur Hannes Haasbroek. The Penguin Group (SA). Kaapstad, Suid-Afrika 2011. ISBN 9781415207352 / ISBN 978-1-4152-0735-2

Woudfontein: 'n Spanningsroman, deur Hannes Haasbroek

Dr. Hannes Haasbroek, skryver an die spannigsroman 'Woudfontein', is hoof van die Geskiedenis-departement by die Nasionale Museum in Bloemfontein. Hy lewer gereeld bydraes...Details

Africa's third liberation, by Jeffrey Herbst and Greg Mills. The Penguin Group (South Africa). Cape Town, South Africa, 2014. ISBN 9780143538820 / ISBN 978-0-14-353882-0

Africa's third liberation, by Jeffrey Herbst and Greg Mills

Growth that produces jobs, especially for Africa's growing youth population, should be the number one priority for all African leadership. In Africa's third liberation Jeff...Details

Mines, masters and migrants. Life in a Namibian compound, by Robert J. Gordon. Ravan Press. Johannesburg, South Africa 1977. ISBN 0869750615 / ISBN 0-86975-061-5

Mines, masters and migrants. Life in a Namibian compound, by Robert J. Gordon

Since the epoch-making strike of the contract workers in December 1971 which saw the demise of SWANLA (the South West Africa Native Labor Association), the labor situation in...Details

Black diamond, by Zakes Mda. The Penguin Group (South Africa). Cape Town, South Africa, 2011. ISBN 9780143026860 / ISBN 978-0-14-302686-0

Black diamond, by Zakes Mda

Zakes Mda with Black Diamond a skillfully written page tourner, and characters are well developed through the book.Details

This way up, by Paige Nick. The Penguin Group (South Africa). 2nd edition. Cape Town, South Africa, 2011. ISBN 9780143528753 / ISBN 978-0-14-352875-3

This way up, by Paige Nick

Paige Nick' book This way up is about two most different South African women. Stella, a woman who seems to have everything except the perfect job. And youngster Poppy,...Details