H-SAfrica is an international online network dedicated to the promotion of all aspects of South and Southern Africa history and culture, and Southern African studies in general.

Recent Content

Author: 
Jeremy Seekings
Reviewer: 
Ineke van Kessel

van Kessel on Seekings, 'The UDF: A History of the United Democratic Front in South Africa, 1983-1991'


Jeremy Seekings. The UDF: A History of the United Democratic Front in South Africa, 1983-1991. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 2000. xiii + 371 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-1336-4.

Reviewed by Ineke van Kessel (African Studies Centre, Leiden, Netherlands)
Published on H-SAfrica (December, 2000)

An Organizational History of the United Democratic Front

Author: 
Julian Kunnie
Reviewer: 
Alan G. Cobley

Cobley on Kunnie, 'Is Apartheid Really Dead? Pan Africanist Working-Class Cultural Critical Perspectives'


Julian Kunnie. Is Apartheid Really Dead? Pan Africanist Working-Class Cultural Critical Perspectives. Boulder, Col. and Oxford: Westview Press, 2000. xv + 272 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8133-3758-6.

Reviewed by Alan G. Cobley (Department of History, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill campus, Barbados)
Published on H-SAfrica (December, 2000)

Author: 
Veit Erlmann
Reviewer: 
Gary Baines

Baines on Erlmann, 'Music, Modernity and the Global Imagination: South Africa and the West'


Veit Erlmann. Music, Modernity and the Global Imagination: South Africa and the West. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. 312 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-512367-8.

Reviewed by Gary Baines (Department of History, Rhodes University)
Published on H-SAfrica (December, 2000)

Author: 
Tracy Kuperus
Reviewer: 
Roger Beck

Beck on Kuperus, 'State, Civil Society and Apartheid in South Africa: An Examination of Dutch Reformed Church-State Relations'


Tracy Kuperus. State, Civil Society and Apartheid in South Africa: An Examination of Dutch Reformed Church-State Relations. London: Macmillan Press, 1999. xviii + 211 pp. $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-21883-6.

Reviewed by Roger Beck (Department of History, Eastern Illinois University)
Published on H-SAfrica (December, 2000)

Author: 
Bill Nasson
Reviewer: 
Ron Viney

Viney on Nasson, 'The South African War, 1899-1902'


Bill Nasson. The South African War, 1899-1902. London: Edward Arnold Publishers, 1999. 304 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-340-74154-2.

Reviewed by Ron Viney (South African Heritage Resources Agency, Johannesburg, South Africa )
Published on H-SAfrica (December, 2000)

"The Last of the Gentlemen's Wars."

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