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The Cambridge history of South Africa

The Cambridge history of South Africa

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • South Africa -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesHistory of South Africa
    Statementedited by Carolyn Hamilton, Bernard Mbenga, Robert Ross.
    ContributionsHamilton, Carolyn., Mbenga, Bernard., Ross, Robert, 1949 July 26-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT1787 .C36 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24061850M
    ISBN 109780521517942
    LC Control Number2009028976

    OCLC The Cambridge History of Africa is an illustrated, eight-volume history of Africa published by Cambridge University Press between and Each volume is edited by a different person; the general editors of the series are John Donnelly Fage and Roland s: John Donnelly Fage, Roland Oliver. This book provides a succinct overview of the past years of South African history, up to and including the government of Nelson Mandela. On the basis of a description of precolonial African societies and of colonial conquest, it concentrates on the economic and political transformations leading up to the radical changes of the past decade/5.

    The Cambridge History of South Africa The Cambridge History of South Africa This book represents an important reassessment of all the major historical events, developments, and records of South Africa - written, oral, and archaeological - and will be an important new tool for students and professors of African history worldwide. After the prehistory of Volume I, Volume II of The Cambridge History of Africa deals with the beginnings of history. It is about BC that historical sources begin to embrace all Africa north of the Sahara and, by the end of the period, documentation is also beginning to appear for parts of sub-Saharan Africa/5.

    The Cambridge History offers a comprehensive, multi-authored history of South African literature in all eleven official languages (and more minor ones) of the country, produced by a team of over forty international experts, including contributors from all of the major regions and language groups of South Africa.5/5(1). Volume VI of The Cambridge History of Africa covers the period , when the European powers (Britain, France, Germany, Portugal and Italy) divided the continent into colonial territories and vied with each other for control over vast tracts of land and valuable mineral resources/5.


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About Cambridge History of South Africa Visit Reflecting on South Africa's achievement of majority rule, these volumes take a critical and searching look at the country's past.

This book surveys South African history from the discovery of gold in the Witwatersrand in the late nineteenth century to the first democratic elections in Written by many of the leading historians of the country, it pulls together four decades of scholarship to present a detailed overview of South Africa during the twentieth century.1/5(1).

This book surveys South African history from the discovery of gold in the Witwatersrand in the late nineteenth century to the first democratic elections in Written by many of the leading historians of the country, it pulls together four decades of scholarship to present a detailed overview of South Africa during the twentieth century.

An authority on South Africa's precolonial history, she is internationally recognized for her book, Terrific Majesty, the Powers of Shaka Zulu and the Limits of Historical Invention (), and for her work interrogating the concept of the archive and elucidating its political : Hardcover.

Bernard K. Mbenga holds his doctorate in history from the University of South Africa and, sincehas been a lecturer at the Mafikeng Campus of North-West University in South Africa (formerly the University of Bophuthatswana in Mmabatho).

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It presents South Africa’s past in an objective, clear, and refreshing manner. With chapters con-File Size: KB. The Cambridge History of Africa, Volume 1: From the Earliest Times to c. B.C. Hardcover – Ap by J. Desmond Clark (Editor) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions3/5(1).

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It presents South Africa's past in an objective, clear, and refreshing manner. With chapters contributed by ten of the best historians of the country, the book elaborately weaves together new data, interpretations, and perspectives on the South African past, from the Early.

The Cambridge History of Africa., Volume 6. Volume VI of The Cambridge History of Africa covers the periodwhen the European powers (Britain, France, Germany, Portugal and Italy) divided the continent into colonial territories and vied with each other for control over vast tracts of land and valuable mineral resources.5/5(1).

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