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.

Kenya: The Beautiful, by Michael Brett.

Kenya: The Beautiful, by Michael Brett

Introduction by Michael Brett: Kenya accounts for less than two per cent of Africa's 30-million square-kilometre landmass.Details

Fig Jam and Foxtrot: Tales of Life, Love and Food in the Karoo, by Lynn Bedford. Struik Publishers, Cape Town, South Africa 2003. ISBN 9781868728688 ISBN 978-1-86872-868-8

Fig Jam and Foxtrot, by Lynn Bedford Hall

"While everything else is utterly fictional, the perfume of the Karoo earth and the simply magnificent international recipes, which cluster around each of the women’s...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

A Life in Transition. Alex Boraine, by Alex Boraine.

A Life in Transition. Alex Boraine, by Alex Boraine

Foreword by Desmond Tutu: When President Nelson Mandela appointed us to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in 1995, Alex Boraine and I were expected to hit the ground...Details

Tortoises, terrapins and turtles of Africa, by Bill Branch.

Tortoises, terrapins and turtles of Africa, by Bill Branch

Preface by Bill Branch: Although southern Africa is a biodiversity hotspot and South Africa is home to the world's richest diversity of tortoises, terrapins and turtles,...Details

My first book of Southern African snakes and other reptiles, by Bill Branch and Sally MacLarty

My first book of Southern African snakes and other reptiles, by Bill Branch and Sally MacLarty

Bill Branch writes: My own sons accompanied me on many field trips, even when very young. Like all children, they have grown and taken their own paths in Life.Details

A photographic guide to snakes and other reptiles of Southern Africa, by Bill Branch.

A photographic guide to snakes and other reptiles of Southern Africa, by Bill Branch.

With increasing public concern for the environment of Southern Africa, interest in less fashionable wildlife such as reptiles and snakes has grown. This is an introduction by...Details

Field guide to snakes and other reptiles of Southern Afrika, by Bill Branch

Field guide to snakes and other reptiles of Southern Afrika, by Bill Branch

Please check the following two examples how reptiles are described by Bill Branch in Field guide to snakes and other reptiles of Southern Afrika.Details

Fabulous Food, by Lynn Bedford Hall

Fabulous Food, by Lynn Bedford Hall

Cinnamon-roasted Butternut Salad, a recipe from Fabulous Food.Details

This is South Africa, by Peter Borchert

This is South Africa, by Peter Borchert

South African Profile: The association of a people with the land they live in is always difficult to understand. This is particularly so in countries where national, regional...Details

Dies ist Südafrika, von Peter Borchert

Dies ist Südafrika, von Peter Borchert

Ein Porträt Südafrikas: Es ist immer schwierig, die Beziehungen innerhalb einer Gesellschaft sowie die zwischen Menschen und Land zu verstehen.Details

This is an extract from the book: The Complete South African Fish and Seafood Cookbook, by Alicia Wilkinson.

The Complete South African Fish and Seafood Cookbook, by Alicia Wilkinson

Amazing variety of food from the sea: South Africans are able to enjoy, I have often wondered at the relatively small number of books dealing with the subject.Details

Creatures of habit. Understanding African animal behaviour, by Peter Apps and Richard du Toit

Creatures of habit. Understanding African animal behaviour, by Peter Apps and Richard du Toit

Example: Communication - signalling and sensing. Without communication there can be no social behaviour, and since mammals are so social it is no surprise that they are also...Details

Wild ways. Field guide to the behaviour of Southern African Mammals, by Peter Apps and Penny Meakin. Cape Town, South Africa 2014; ISBN 9781920544850 / ISBN 978-1-920544-85-0

Wild ways. Field guide to the behaviour of Southern African Mammals, by Peter Apps

Introduction by Peter Apps and Penny Meakin: This book is aimed mainly at amateur naturalists, visitors to National Parks and other conservation areas, hunters, hikers,...Details

Traditional South African Cooking, by Pat Barton and Magdaleen van Wyk. Random House Struik Lifestyle. 5th revised edition. Cape Town, South Africa 2014. ISBN 9781770074071 / ISBN 978-1-77007-407-1

Traditional South African Cooking, by Pat Barton and Magdaleen van Wyk

Pat Barton and Magdaleen van Wyk are seasoned cookbook authors. Their most popular cookbook Traditional South African Cooking has been revised and published over several...Details

What’s that snake? A starter’s guide to snakes of southern helps you identify group characteristics before identifying individual species.

What’s that snake? A starter’s guide to snakes of southern Africa, by Johan Marais

Finding snakes: Within each of the broader habitat zones, snakes seek out shelter in a number of places - under rocks, in bushes, in trees and even underground. Most snakes...Details

The aim of A Complete Guide to the Snakes of Southern Africa is to assist in identifying southern Africa's diverse range of snakes.

A Complete Guide to the Snakes of Southern Africa, by Johan Marais

The aim of A Complete Guide to the Snakes of Southern Africa is not only to assist in identifying southern Africa's diverse range of snakes, but also to give the layperson,...Details

Eberhard von Koenens Leben für die Heilkunde Namibias von Ria Henning gewürdigt: Der Heilkundler und Pflanzenkundler Eberhard von Koenen gibt in seinem neuen Buch einen Einblick in seine Erforschung der Heilpflanzen und den Wandel in der traditionellen Heilkunde Namibias.

Namibias Heilkunde im Wandel, von Eberhard von Koenen

Eberhard von Koenens Leben für die Heilkunde Namibias: Der Heilkundler und Pflanzenkundler Eberhard von Koenen gewährt einen Einblick in seine Erforschung der Heilpflanzen...Details

Heil-, Gift- und eßbare Pflanzen in Namibia, von Eberhard von Koenen.

Heil-, Gift- und eßbare Pflanzen in Namibia, von Eberhard von Koenen

Geleitwort von Michaela Glöckler von der Medizinischen Sektion am Goetheanum Michaeli: Wer das Glück hat, mit Eberhard von Koenen auf seiner Farm Omburo bei Omaruru in...Details

Eberhard von Koenen, 1916 in Namibia geboren, ist immer bestrebt gewesen, das Wesen hinter den Dingen zu. erkennen: Lass Bäume sprechen.

Lass Bäume sprechen, von Eberhard von Koenen

Eberhard von Koenen, 1916 in Namibia geboren, ist immer bestrebt gewesen, das Wesen hinter den Dingen zu. erkennen. Interniert im Lager Andalusia in Südafrika, studierte...Details