A history of South Africa : from the distant past to the present day / editor, Fransjohan Pretorius

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Publication Info.
Pretoria : Protea Book House, 2014.

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Edition
First edition.
Description
704 pages : maps ; 23 cm
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Note
"An initiative of the History Commission of the Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns (the Afrikaans Academy for the Arts and Sciences)".
Translation from the Afrikaans of: Geskiedenis van Suid-Afrika : van voortye tot vandag.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 664-675) and index.
Contents
South Africa's primeval past / Andrie Meyer -- The Dutch era at the Cape, 1652-1806 / Johan de Villiers -- People of bondage / Robert Shell -- Cape colonial society under British rule, 1806 - 1834 / Johan de Villiers -- Migration and the societies north of the Gariep River / Jan Visagie -- The emigration of the Voortrekkers into the interior / Jan Visagie -- State formation and strife, 1850-1900 / Jackie Grobler -- The mineral revolution / Wessel Visser -- An economic history of the nineteenth century / Grietjie Verhoef -- Afrikaner nationalism, 1875-1899 / Hermann Giliomee -- Everyone's war: the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) / Fransjohan Pretorius -- Post-war race relations, 1902-1948 / David M. Scher -- Afrikaner nationalism, 1902-1948 / Hermann Giliomee -- Black political awakening, 1875-1949 / Jackie Grobler -- The consolidation of the apartheid state, 1948-1966 / David M. Scher -- B.J. Vorster and separate development / Kobus du Pisani -- Black resistance against apartheid, 1950s-1980s / Jackie Grobler -- "Adapt or die", 1978-1984 / Hermann Giliomee -- Uprising, war and transition, 1984-1994 / Hermann Giliomee -- Apartheid: a different angle / Hermann Giliomee -- The South African economy in the twentieth century / Grietjie Verhoef -- The development of trade unions and organised labour / Wessel Visser -- South Africa after apartheid, 1994-2004 / Japie Brit -- The troubled teens: South African democracy, 2004-2013 / Jan-Jan Joubert -- Coloureds: a complex history / Cornelius Thomas -- The Indians in South Africa / Goolam Vahed -- English-speaking South Africans: uncertain of their identity / John Lambert -- The South African churches and apartheid / J.W. (Hoffie) Hofmeyr and J.A. (Joan) Millard -- An environmental history of South Africa / Elize S. van Eeden.
Subject
South Africa -- History.
Added Author
Pretorius, F. (Fransjohan)
Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns. Geskiedeniskommissie.
Added Title
Geskiedenis van Suid-Afrika. English.
ISBN
9781869199081
1869199081
9781869199098 (e-book)