Unauthorised history of South Africa

The hilarious 'Unauthorised History of South Africa' tells you the history you always wanted to know but were too afraid to ask.
Dikderm, Dr Stienie; Hlope, Prof. Herodotus
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Title: Unauthorised history of South Africa
Author: Dr Stienie Dikderm; Prof. Herodotus Hlop
Genre: History
Publisher: Penguin Random House South Africa
Imprint: Zebra Press
Cape Town, South Africa, 2013
ISBN 9781770225947 / ISBN 978-1-77022-594-7
Softcover, 14 x 21 cm, 198 pages


The 'Unauthorised History of South Africa' is truly smart and very funny. It is especially recommend for readers who would like to get any idea of South African political satire. It can't, on the one hand, be denied that it is of some advantage to already know a little about South African history in order to understand the joke, but on the other hand, knowledge and education must be put into context and should not be overestimated.

Contents: Unauthorised history of South Africa

We Fall Out of the Tree
First In, Last Out
Foreigners become Locals
The Rest of the World Avoids Us
Holland to Your Hats; Here Come the Dutch
The 1700s: The Less Said the Better
The Empire Strikes Blacks
Victoria Rulz
The Twentieth Century Gets Off to a 5haky Start
Apartheid, or How I learnt to Stop Worrying and Love Verwoerd
The Beginning of the End
Hope, Patriotism and Other Things We briefly Had
The African Renaissance Gets Its Load Shed
Msholozi is the Greatest!
The Future