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.

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Author: 
Ian Knight
Reviewer: 
Norman A. Etherington

Etherington on Knight, 'The Anatomy of the Zulu Army: From Shaka to Cetshwayo, 1818-1879'


Ian Knight. The Anatomy of the Zulu Army: From Shaka to Cetshwayo, 1818-1879. London: Stackpole Books, 1999. 282 pp. $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85367-213-2.

Reviewed by Norman A. Etherington (Department of History, University of Western Australia )
Published on H-SAfrica (October, 2000)

Author: 
Benedict Carton
Reviewer: 
Norman A. Etherington

Etherington on Carton, 'Blood from Your Children: The Colonial Origins of Generational Conflict in South Africa'


Benedict Carton. Blood from Your Children: The Colonial Origins of Generational Conflict in South Africa. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2000. ix + 215 pp. $21.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8139-1932-4; $59.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-1931-7.

Reviewed by Norman A. Etherington (Department of History, University of Western Australia)
Published on H-SAfrica (October, 2000)

Author: 
T. R. H. Davenport
Reviewer: 
Simon Katzenellenbogen

Katzenellenbogen on Davenport, 'The Birth of a New South Africa'


T. R. H. Davenport. The Birth of a New South Africa. Toronto, Buffalo, and London: University of Toronto Press, 1998. xx + 142 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-8054-7.

Reviewed by Simon Katzenellenbogen (Department of History, University of Manchester)
Published on H-SAfrica (September, 2000)

Author: 
Kenneth S Broun
Reviewer: 
Joan Wardrop

Wardrop on Broun, 'Black Lawyers, White Courts: The Soul of South African Law'


Kenneth S Broun. Black Lawyers, White Courts: The Soul of South African Law. With a message from Nelson Mandela, foreword by Julius S Chambers. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 2000. xxiv + 286 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-1286-2.

Reviewed by Joan Wardrop (School of Social Sciences, Curtin University of Technology )
Published on H-SAfrica (September, 2000)

Author: 
Brian Raftopoulos, Tsuneo Yoshikuni, eds.
Reviewer: 
Elaine Windrich

Windrich on Raftopoulos and Yoshikuni, 'Sites of Struggle: Essays in Zimbabwe's Urban History'


Brian Raftopoulos, Tsuneo Yoshikuni, eds. Sites of Struggle: Essays in Zimbabwe's Urban History. Oxford, England: Weaver Press, 1999. vii + 279 pp. $24.95/£14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7974-1984-1.

Reviewed by Elaine Windrich (Stanford University )
Published on H-SAfrica (September, 2000)

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