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Kaffirs are Livelier

By Oliver Walker

London: Frederick Muller, 1964 HC and DJ. 8 x 5 1/2. 228 pp + index. Controversial attitutudes presented by Oliver Walker are the roots of Political isolation experienced by South Africa at the time of the writing of this book. "So uth Africa's capacity to continue flouting world opinion depends on three things which are discussed at length in these pages. They are non-intervention by the great powers; more and more draconian me asure to prevent insurrection among the subbject Blacks, Indians and Coloureds; and no ganging-up by the thirty-four new Black states to the North". A good indication of the attitudes and the times in South Africa in the 60s. DJ has some wear to edges, some soiling to back cover , but looks nice and bright in a new mylar cover. Not price clipped. Black paper binding in near-new cond. No former own er's name on endpapers. Text is clean and unmarked. Seven map illustrations. Overall cond: v. good..


A Calabash of Diamonds

By Margaret Lane

London, Melbourne, Toronto: Heinemann, 1961 Soft Cover. Galley/Proof. 9 x 5 5/8. 215 pp. Uncorrected Proof copy. The author and her husband go in search of buried treasure in Africa. Softcover with dustjacket. Dustjacket has wear to edges some tears and chips to top edge especially. Looks good in its new mylar cover. Binding is torn at bottom edges but book is still secure. B/w photo of author on Frontis. B/w photos throughout. DJ cond: fai r. Book cond: fair.. Soft Cover. Fair/Fair.


South Africa, a World Challenged

By Gunn, Angus M

Seattle, WA, U.S.A.: Gordon Soules Book Publishers, Limited, 1989, 1989. Trade Paperback. New Expanded Edition. 8 1/2 x 5 1/2. ISBN:0-9692269-2-6. 182 pp. + glossary, bibliography, index. Looks at the problems and challenges of apartheid in South Africa. "The Challenge of the Century. Creating a multi-racial society in South Africa." Softcover has very little wear, a wee bit of rubbing. No former owner's name. B/w photos. Text is clean and unmarked. Overall cond: v. go od++..