South African Politics

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    ‘Stidy’ [Anthony Stidolph] – Over the Rainbow. The first 10 years of South Africa’s democracy in cartoons

    (Pietermaritzburg, The Witness, 2003) 245 x 270mm; laminated pictorial wraps; pp. (iv) + 148. Near fine condition. This entertaining and informative cartoon collection takes a satirical look at the fascinating first 10 years of South Africa’s democracy through the eyes of Stidy a leading political cartoonist for one of the country’s respected newpapers The Witness […]

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    [Jacob Zuma; South African Broadcasting Corporation] – Ungumuntu Ngabantu: Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma. He is a human being through other human beings

    ([Johannesburg]: SABC Business Development, 2009) DVD video in pictorial case. The biography and philosophy of Jacob Zuma emerge through this series of interviews and speeches in English and isiZulu the latter partially with English subtitles. Running time: 123 minutes. As new. There are four programmes: The Man from eNkandla; Jacob Zuma – Ungumuntu Ngabantu; Jacob […]

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    Alexander, Zonia – The ICU, the First Decade of Struggle

    (Bloemfontein: University of the Orange Free State, unpublished MA-thesis, 1995) Octavo red rexine gilt ll. (v) + 85 printed recto only. ‘This paper investigates the struggles of the Black workers in the urban areas between the period 1919-1929. The reasons for researching this topic necessitated me to examine the dualistic role The Industrial and Commercial […]

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    Barnard, L. D. (editor) – Konflik en orde in internasionale verhoudinge

    (Johannesburg: Perskor, 1978) Presentation inscription from editor on front free endpaper. 221 x 149 mm; wrappers; pp. (xiv) + 298. Wrappers partially sunned; regular browning throughout. Good condition. Afrikaans text. Several expert studies of international relations and related matters particularly with regard to their relation to South Africa. Former State President C R Swart writes […]

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    Barnard, Tom – South Africa: 1994 – 2004: a popular history

    (Halfway House, Southern Book Publishers, 1991) Laminated dustwrapper slightly faded pp. (vii) + 182. Lower edges of the boards very slightly rubbed. ‘… tells the story of the new South Africa from its birth to the present. Using the benefit of his closeness to events the author offers a unique account of the trials and […]

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    Barnes, Leonard – The New Boer War

    (London, The Hogarth Press, 1932) Crown 8vo; original green cloth; no dustwrapper; pp. xii + 238; 4 maps. Cloth rather sunned along margins of boards and on spine; spine fragmenting and split along lower joint with archival tape strengthening to joints; ownership inscription on front free endpaper; upper hinge somewhat tender; endpapers and prelims. show […]

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    Beinart, William – Twentieth-Century South Africa

    (Cape Town: Oxford University Press, 1994) Paperback laminated pictorial wraps pp. xvi + 293. Text very slightly browned owner’s name on the half-title-page. ‘Africa in the twentieth century. It draws on the rich and lively tradition of radical history writing on that country and to a greater extent than previous accounts weaves economic and cultural […]

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    Beinart, William – Twentieth-Century South Africa

    (Cape Town: Oxford University Press, 1994) Paperback laminated pictorial wraps pp. xvi + 293. Text very slightly browned. Near fine condition. ‘Africa in the twentieth century. It draws on the rich and lively tradition of radical history writing on that country and to a greater extent than previous accounts weaves economic and cultural history into […]

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    Boshoff, Annatjie – Sekretaresse vir die Verwoerds. Dankbare Herinneringe

    (Cape Town: Human & Rousseau, 1974) 8vo; original purple boards; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (xii) + 260; photographs. Very good condition; dustwrapper somewhat rubbed and edgeworn; previous owner’s hand-stamps on free endpapers. Afrikaans text. An account of life with the architect of apartheid by his wife’s secretary. Die resultaat van die besluit is hierdie aangrypende en […]

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    Botha, M. C. – Premiersverkiesings sedert 1910

    (Johannesburg: Perskor-Uitgewery, 1979) Small 4to; original dark green boards; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. 176; photographs. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper; dustwrapper somewhat rubbed chipped and edgeworn with stain to head of spine panel; previous owner’s hand-stamp on front free endpaper. Afrikaans text. A history of South African premiership elections from Union in 1910 until […]

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    Botha, M.C. – Politiek en Parlement

    (Roodepoort: CUM-Boeke, 1982) 8vo; original red boards; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (vi) + 152; monochrome illustrations in text including political cartoons. Afrikaans text. Faint trace of foxing to endpapers and top edge. Very good condition. Hierdie derde boek wat oudmin. M.C. Botha na sy uittrede uit die politiek geskryf het is algemene politieke vertellinge en […]

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    Boydell, the Hon. Thomas – My Luck’s Still In.” With More Spotlights on General Smuts”

    (Cape Town: Stewart, 1948) 8vo; original black cloth; no dustwrapper; pp. (xiv) + 368; plates incl. map and folding genealogical table; illustrations in text. Endpapers lightly foxed with thin pale stain to top edge. Good to very good. His amazing memory was demonstrated on one occasion when during a budget debate he listened to sixty-three […]

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