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Parsons (N.) BLACK AND WHITE BIOSCOPE, making movies in Africa 1899 to 1925
252pp., 4to., illus., hardback, First SA Edition, Pretoria, 2018. R295
Foreword by Kevin Brownlow.

Includes nearly 60 silent films made in African studios and locations, including films by Joseph Albrecht, Lorimer Johnston, B.F. Clinton and Harold Shaw.

"Neil Parson's reputation as a sharp-eyed analyst of Central and Southern Africa is based on his enviable knack of finding neglected topis and then fashioning then into works that simp[ly light up cultural history everywhere." Charkes van Onselen, author of "The Seed is Mine" and "A Small Matter of a Horse"

Neil Parsons was Professor of History at the University of Botswana. He is the author of "King Khama, Emperor Joe and the Great White Queen".

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