Author: 
Leslie Anne Hadfield
Reviewer: 
Matt Heaton

Heaton on Hadfield, 'A Bold Profession: African Nurses in Rural Apartheid South Africa'

Leslie Anne Hadfield. A Bold Profession: African Nurses in Rural Apartheid South Africa. Women in Africa and the Diaspora Series. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2021. 304 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-33120-7.

Reviewed by Matt Heaton (Virginia Tech) Published on H-Africa (November, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Melissa Diane Armstrong
Reviewer: 
Leslie A. Hadfield

Hadfield on Armstrong, 'An Ambulance on Safari: The ANC and the Making of a Health Department in Exile'

Melissa Diane Armstrong. An Ambulance on Safari: The ANC and the Making of a Health Department in Exile. Associated Medical Services Studies in the History of Medicine, Health, and Society Series. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2020. 344 pp. $37.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-228-00330-4

Author: 
LaNitra M. Berger
Reviewer: 
Diana Wylie

Wylie on Berger, 'Irma Stern and the Racial Paradox of South African Modern Art'

LaNitra M. Berger. Irma Stern and the Racial Paradox of South African Modern Art. London: Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020. 192 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-18749-8.

Reviewed by Diana Wylie (Boston University) Published on H-Africa (May, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

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Author: 
Britta Rutert
Reviewer: 
Gregory H. Maddox

Maddox on Rutert, 'Contested Properties: Peoples, Plants, and Politics in Post-Apartheid South Africa'

Britta Rutert. Contested Properties: Peoples, Plants, and Politics in Post-Apartheid South Africa. Culture and Social Practice Series. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2020. 300 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8376-4794-5.

Reviewed by Gregory H. Maddox (Texas Southern University) Published on H-Africa (November, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Francis Musoni
Reviewer: 
Benjamin Linzy

Linzy on Musoni, 'Border Jumping and Migration Control in Southern Africa'

Francis Musoni. Border Jumping and Migration Control in Southern Africa. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2020. 218 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-04715-1; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-04714-4.

Reviewed by Benjamin Linzy (Marquette University) Published on H-Africa (July, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Robert J. Gordon
Reviewer: 
Harri Englund

Englund on Gordon, 'The Enigma of Max Gluckman: The Ethnographic Life of a "Luckyman" in Africa'

Robert J. Gordon. The Enigma of Max Gluckman: The Ethnographic Life of a "Luckyman" in Africa. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2018. 522 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-9083-9.

Reviewed by Harri Englund (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Africa (October, 2020) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Jacob S. T. Dlamini
Reviewer: 
Gregory H. Maddox

Maddox on Dlamini, 'Safari Nation: A Social History of the Kruger National Park'

Jacob S. T. Dlamini. Safari Nation: A Social History of the Kruger National Park. New African Histories Series. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2020. Illustrations. 350 pp. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-2409-4; $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-2408-7.

Reviewed by Gregory H. Maddox (Texas Southern University) Published on H-Africa (November, 2020) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Jill E. Kelly
Reviewer: 
Christopher Conz

Conz on Kelly, 'To Swim with Crocodiles: Land, Violence, and Belonging in South Africa, 1800-1996'

Jill E. Kelly. To Swim with Crocodiles: Land, Violence, and Belonging in South Africa, 1800-1996. African History and Culture Series. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2018. Illustrations. 396 pp. $49.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61186-285-0.

Reviewed by Christopher Conz (Tufts University) Published on H-Environment (September, 2020) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Melissa Hackman
Reviewer: 
Adriaan van Klinken

van Klinken on Hackman, 'Desire Work: Ex-Gay and Pentecostal Masculinity in South Africa'

Melissa Hackman. Desire Work: Ex-Gay and Pentecostal Masculinity in South Africa. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. xvi + 198 pp. $94.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-0064-8; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0082-2.

Reviewed by Adriaan van Klinken (University of Leeds) Published on H-Africa (February, 2020) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Boston University)

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