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 lycopods and ferns of the Drakensberg and Lesotho, by J. P. Roux, G. Cooper-Driver and John Manning. Briza Publications, South Africa 2016. ISBN 9781920146108 / ISBN 978-1-920146-10-8

The lycopods and ferns of the Drakensberg and Lesotho, by J. P. Roux, G. Cooper-Driver and John Manning

The lycopods and ferns of the Drakensberg and Lesotho by J. P. Roux, G. Cooper-Driver and John Manning is essential reading for all those interested in learning more about...Details

The New Game Rancher, by Pamela Oberem and Peter Oberem. Briza Publications. Pretoria, South Africa 2016. ISBN 9781920217624 / ISBN 978-1-920217-62-4

The New Game Rancher, by Pamela Oberem and Peter Oberem

Having over the past decade seen the contribution of Pamela Oberem and Peter Oberem to bringing science and experience to the pet owners, farmers and vets in their many...Details

Nature Unpacked: The traveller's ultimate bush guide to Southern Africa, by Megan Emmett. Briza Publications. Pretoria, South Africa 2018. ISBN 9781920217402 / ISBN 978-1-920217-40-2

Nature Unpacked: The traveller's ultimate bush guide to Southern Africa, by Megan Emmett

Nature Unpacked: The traveller's ultimate bush guide to Southern Africa, by Megan Emmett is a humble attempt to provide insight into the world and ways of savanna wildlife...Details

People’s Plants: A Guide to Useful Plants of Southern Africa, by Ben-Erik van Wyk and Nigel Gericke. Briza Publications, expanded and revised 2nd edition. Pretoria, South Africa 2018. ISBN 9781920217716 / ISBN 978-1-920217-71-6

People’s Plants: A Guide to Useful Plants of Southern Africa, by Ben-Erik van Wyk and Nigel Gericke

With their book, People’s Plants: A Guide to Useful Plants of Southern Africa, Ben-Erik van Wyk and Nigel Gericke hope to stimulate ongoing scientific documentation of...Details

Using cones to identify the indigenous Cycads of South Africa, by Cornia Hugo. Briza Publications. Expanded and revised 2nd edition. Pretoria, South Africa 2017. ISBN 9780620697675 / ISBN 978-0-620-69767-5

Using cones to identify the indigenous Cycads of South Africa, by Cornia Hugo

Using cones to identify the indigenous Cycads of South Africa by Cornia Hugo was developed with the layman in mind for practical use in the field or garden. It is not...Details

Indigenous Healing Plants, by Margaret Roberts, Sandy Roberts. Briza Publications. Pretoria, South Africa 2017. ISBN 9781875093823 / ISBN 978-1-875093-82-3

Indigenous Healing Plants, by Margaret Roberts and Sandy Roberts

Indigenous Healing Plants, by Margaret Roberts and Sandy Roberts, is about many of South Africa's indigenous healing plants, plants of all colours, shapes and seeds, used by...Details

Barefoot Bushdoctor: A doctor in the Kalahari, by Hélène De Kok. Selfpublished. Gobabis, Farm Hekel, Namibia 2017. ISBN 9789994585779 / ISBN 978-99945-85-77-9

Barefoot Bushdoctor: A doctor in the Kalahari, by Hélène De Kok

Genetic evidence points to an African origin for the genome shared by all modern human populations. In Barefoot Bushdoctor - A doctor in the Kalahari Hélène De Kok traces...Details

Guide to the properties and uses of Southern African wood, by Stephanie Dyer, Barry James, Danielle James. Briza Publications. Pretoria, South Africa 2016. ISBN 9781920217587 / ISBN 978-1-920217-58-7

Guide to the properties and uses of Southern African Wood, by Stephanie Dyer, Barry James and Danielle James

Guide to the properties and uses of Southern African Wood is a fully illustrated, scientifically accurate guide to the characteristics, properties and uses of wood from 140...Details

Hiking Trails of South Africa. Author: Willie Olivier. Penguin Random House South Africa, 4th edition. Cape Town, South Africa 2017. ISBN 978-1-77584-602-4 /ISBN 9781775846024

Hiking Trails of South Africa, by Willie Olivier and Sandra Olivier

Willie Olivier and Sandra Olivier, authors of the guide Hiking Trails of South Africa, live in Windhoek, Namibia.Details

The Merit Medal for Combatants in German South West Africa 1892-1918, by Gordon McGregor. Kuiseb Publishers, Windhoek, Namibia 2017. ISBN 9789994576395 / ISBN 978-99945-76-39-5

The Merit Medal for Combatants in German South West Africa 1892-1918, by Gordon McGregor

The author of The Merit Medal for Combatants in German South West Africa 1892-1918, Gordon McGregor, is a Namibian citizen and an experienced expert author on military...Details

History of the Namibian Road Sector, by Brenda Bravenboer et al. Roads Authority. Windhoek, Namibia 2011. ISBN 9789994571482 / ISBN 978-99945-71-48-2

History of the Namibian Road Sector, by Brenda Bravenboer et al.

In 2005 the editiorial committee decided that the book, History of the Namibian Road Sector by Brenda Bravenboer et al., should deal with history, legislation, road sector...Details

John Ndevasia Muafangejo, by Adelheid Lilienthal et al. Arts Association Heritage Trust / Arts Association of Namibia. Windhoek, Namibia 2010. ISBN 9789994571116 / ISBN 978-99945-71-11-6

John Ndevasia Muafangejo, by Adelheid Lilienthal et al.

John Ndevasia Muafangejo: This is a beautifully made exhibition catatogue featuring the artwork of a famous Namibian artist, by Adelheid Lilienthal et al. dating from 2010.Details

Fictioning Namibia as a Space of Desire: An excursion into the literary space of Namibia during colonialism, apartheid and the Liberation Struggle. Basler Afrika Bibliographien. Basel, Switzerland 2019. ISBN 9783906927084 / ISBN 978-3-906927-08-4

Fictioning Namibia as a Space of Desire, by Renzo Baas

Renzo Baas, author of 'Fictioning Namibia as a Space of Desire' is a post-doctoral fellow at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, where he is working on African-American...Details

In Feudal Africa. History and Traditions of the Kwanyama, by Edwin Meyer Loeb. Namibia Scientific Society. Windhoek, Namibia 2015. ISBN 9789994576364 / ISBN 978-99945-76-36-4

istory and Traditions of the Kwanyama, by Edwin Meyer Loeb

This edition of In Feudal Africa. History and Traditions of the Kwanyama is a reprint of Edwin Loeb's overview of the history, social order and culture of the Kwanyama...Details

Trees & Shrubs of East Africa, by Najma Dharani. Penguin Random House South Africa. Imprint: Struik Nature. 3rd edition. Cape Town, South Africa 2019. ISBN 9781775846086 / ISBN 978-1-77007-888-8

Trees & Shrubs of East Africa, by Najma Dharani

The following excerpt from the 2019 edition of Trees & Shrubs of East Africa by Najma Dharani introduces to the medicinal use of plant parts in wide parts of East Africa.Details

Field Guide to Wild Flowers of South Africa, by John Manning. Penguin Random House South Africa, Struik Nature. 2nd revised edition. Cape Town, South Africa 2019. ISBN 9781775846765 / ISBN 978-1-77584-676-5

Field Guide to Wild Flowers of South Africa, by John Manning

Field Guide to Wild Flowers of South Africa by John Manning was commissioned by Pippa Parker of Struik Nature and produced by her expert team: designer Martin Endemann,...Details

Scorpions of Southern Africa, by Jonathan Leeming. Penguin Random House South Africa, 2nd edition. Cape Town, South Africa 2019. ISBN 9781775846529 / ISBN 978-1-77584-652-9

Scorpions of Southern Africa, by Jonathan Leeming

This new 2019 edition of Scorpions of Southern Africa by Jonathan Leeming includes twelve additional species, new images and distribution maps, and a chapter on how to go...Details

Platter’s South African Wine Guide 2019 edition, by Philip van Zyl. John Platter SA Wineguide (Pty) Ltd. 39th edition, Hermanus, South Africa 2019. ISBN 9780987004680 / ISBN 978-0-9870046-8-0

Platter’s South African Wine Guide 2019 edition, by Philip van Zyl

The following editorial is taken from Platter’s South African Wine Guide 2019 edition by Philip van Zyl.Details

Fishes of the Okavango Delta & Chobe River, Botswana, by Mike Bruton, Glenn Merron and Paul H. Skelton. Penguin Random House South Africa. Imprint: Struik Travel & Heritage. Cape Town, South Africa 2018. ISBN 9781775845058 / ISBN 978-1-77584-505-8

Fishes of the Okavango Delta & Chobe River, Botswana, by Mike Bruton, Glenn Merron and Paul H. Skelton.

Mike Bruton, Glenn Merron and Paul H. Skelton hope that in a hundred years visitors to the Okavango Delta will still be able to look into the crystal-clear waters and use...Details

Waterberg Plateaupark Namibia, von Ilme Schneider. Shell Namibia. 2. ergänzte Auflage. Windhoek, Namibia 1992. ISBN 9991670807 / ISBN 99916-708-0-7

Waterberg Plateaupark Namibia, von Ilme Schneider

Ilme Schneider beschreibt den Waterberg Plateaupark in Namibia: Der Waterberg, im vorigen Jahrhundert Omuverumue genannt, die Herero-Bezeichnung für "enge Pforte" ist,...Details