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A history of South Africa [electronic resource] / Leonard Thompson.

Author/Creator:
Thompson, Leonard Monteath.
Publication:
New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, 2001.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (352 p.)
Edition:
3rd ed.
Series:
Yale Nota bene.
Yale Nota bene
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Subjects:
South Africa -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
A leading scholar of South Africa provides a fresh and penetrating exploration of that country's history, from the earliest known human inhabitation of the region to the present. Focusing primarily on the experiences of its black inhabitants, this richly illustrated book is essential reading for anyone wishing to understand the historical patterns behind the conflicts that rage in this troubled land.
Contents:
Front matter
CONTENTS
ILLUSTRATIONS
MAPS
PREFACE TO THE THIRD EDITION
PREFACE TO THE 1995 EDITION
CHRONOLOGY
CHAPTER I The Africans
CHAPTER 2 The White Invaders: The Cape Colony, 1652-1870
CHAPTER 3 African Wars and White Invaders: Southeast Africa, 1770-1870
CHAPTER 4 Diamonds, Gold, and British Imperialism, 1870-1910
CHAPTER 5 The Segregation Era, 1910-1948
CHAPTER 7 Apartheid in Crisis. 1978-1989
CHAPTER 8 The Political Transition, 1989-1994
CHAPTER 9 The New South Africa, 1994-2000
APPENDIX: STATISTICS
NOTES
INDEX
Notes:
Electronic reproduction. Askews and Holts. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-281-72996-5
9786611729967
0-300-12806-1
OCLC:
952734111
Publisher Number:
10.12987/9780300128062 doi