Reviews

Author: 
Robert R. Edgar, Hilary Sapire
Reviewer: 
Robert Ross

Ross on Edgar and Sapire, 'African Apocalypse: The Story of Notetha Nkwenkwe, A Twentieth-century South African Prophet'


Robert R. Edgar, Hilary Sapire. African Apocalypse: The Story of Notetha Nkwenkwe, A Twentieth-century South African Prophet. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2000. xxiii + 190 pp.

Reviewed by Robert Ross (Afrikanistiek, Leiden Universiteit)
Published on H-SAfrica (June, 2000)

Author: 
David Goodman
Reviewer: 
Siphamandla Zondi

Zondi on Goodman, 'Fault lines: Journeys into the New South Africa'


David Goodman. Fault lines: Journeys into the New South Africa. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. ix + 400 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-21736-2.

Reviewed by Siphamandla Zondi (History, University of Cambridge)
Published on H-SAfrica (June, 2000)

Author: 
Thomas Widlok
Reviewer: 
Dag Henrichsen

Henrichsen on Widlok, 'Living on Mangetti: 'Bushman' Autonomy and Namibian Independence'


Thomas Widlok. Living on Mangetti: 'Bushman' Autonomy and Namibian Independence. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. xviii + 291 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-823389-3.

Reviewed by Dag Henrichsen (Basler Afrika Bibliographien, Namibia Resource Centre & Southern Africa Library in Switzerland)
Published on H-SAfrica (June, 2000)

Widlok and Bushman Autonomy

Author: 
Joyce F. Kirk
Reviewer: 
Gary Baines

Baines on Kirk, 'Making a Voice: African Resistance to Segregation in South Africa'


Joyce F. Kirk. Making a Voice: African Resistance to Segregation in South Africa. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1998. 342 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8133-2769-3.

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

Author: 
Carman Miller
Reviewer: 
Stephen M. Miller

Miller on Miller, 'Painting the Map Red: Canada and the South African War, 1899-1902'


Carman Miller. Painting the Map Red: Canada and the South African War, 1899-1902. Montreal, Kingston, London, Ithaca: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1992. xvi + 541 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-0913-9.

Reviewed by Stephen M. Miller (Department of History, University of North Florida)
Published on H-SAfrica (May, 2000)

Author: 
Martin Meredith
Reviewer: 
Kenneth Christie

Christie on Meredith, 'Coming to Terms: South Africa's Search for the Truth'


Martin Meredith. Coming to Terms: South Africa's Search for the Truth. New York: Public Affairs, 1999. xii + 380 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-891620-33-1.

Reviewed by Kenneth Christie (Department of Comparative Politics, University Of Bergen, Norway)
Published on H-SAfrica (April, 2000)

The Memory of Pain in South Africa

Author: 
David Goldblatt
Reviewer: 
Robyn Sassen

Sassen on Goldblatt, 'South Africa: The Structure of Things Then'


David Goldblatt. South Africa: The Structure of Things Then. Cape Town: Oxford University Press, 1998. 260 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58093-026-0.

Reviewed by Robyn Sassen (Department of Art History, University of South Africa)
Published on H-SAfrica (February, 2000)

Author: 
Sarah Nuttall, Carli Coetzee, eds.
Reviewer: 
Robyn Sassen

Sassen on Nuttall and Coetzee, 'Negotiating the Past: The Making of Memory in South Africa'


Sarah Nuttall, Carli Coetzee, eds. Negotiating the Past: The Making of Memory in South Africa. Cape Town: Oxford University Press, 1998. xii + 300 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-571503-3.

Reviewed by Robyn Sassen (Department of Art History, University of South Africa)
Published on H-SAfrica (January, 2000)

Author: 
Apollon Davidson, Irina Filatova
Reviewer: 
Bertil Haggman

Haggman on Davidson and Filatova, 'The Russians and the Anglo Boer War'


Apollon Davidson, Irina Filatova. The Russians and the Anglo Boer War. Cape Town: Human & Rousseau, 1998. 287 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7981-3804-8.

Reviewed by Bertil Haggman (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-SAfrica (August, 1998)

Author: 
Bill Freund
Reviewer: 
Keith Tankard

Tankard on Freund, 'Insiders and Outsiders: The Indian Working Class of Durban, 1910-1990'


Bill Freund. Insiders and Outsiders: The Indian Working Class of Durban, 1910-1990. Portsmouth, N.H.: Heinemann, 1995. xv + 132 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-435-08961-0; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-435-08959-7.

Reviewed by Keith Tankard (Rhodes University, South Africa)
Published on H-SAfrica (November, 1996)

Bill Freund's Insiders and Outsiders

Author: 
Charles Villa-Vicencio
Reviewer: 
Keith Tankard

Tankard on Villa-Vicencio, 'The Spirit of Freedom: South African Leaders on Religion and Politics'


Charles Villa-Vicencio. The Spirit of Freedom: South African Leaders on Religion and Politics. Berkeley and London: University of California Press, 1996. xxxii + 301 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-20045-6; $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-20044-9.

Reviewed by Keith Tankard (Rhodes University, South Africa)
Published on H-SAfrica (October, 1996)

The Spirit of Freedom

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