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A SHORT HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA

by Marquard, Leo

Condition: very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)


New York: Praeger Publishers, 1970. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). 8 B&W plates, 8 maps. The author traces the story of the various peoples that have contributed to the making of modern South Africa. He lays the goundwork for his study with an account of the native cultures of South Africa and discusses economic and political developments in Europe that fed the drive for trading posts, and eventually for colonies, along the trade routes to the East. He also stresses the importance of colonialism in shaping the character of South Africa's social, political, and economic life. 272pp.
  • Bookseller: Ray Boas, Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: BOOKS013964I
  • Title: A SHORT HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA
  • Author: Marquard, Leo
  • Illustrator: 8 B&W plates, 8 maps
  • Format/binding: HC
  • Book condition: Used - very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: Praeger Publishers
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1970
  • Bookseller catalogs: Africa;
  • Subjects: TRAVEL / Africa;


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