CATALOGUE 114
Issued August 2005

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Out of Print Books

Recent Books on Southern Africa


ARCHAEOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY & ETHNOGRAPHY (including Khoisan studies)

  1. Agar-O'Connell (R.M.) IINTSOMI, Bantu folk stories, illustrated by G.M. Pemba and others, Xhosa translation by B.A. Bangeni, 47pp., 4to., illus., paperback, covers slightly worn with light foxing, Lovedale, No date. R500

Text in English and Xhosa.


  1. Berglund (A.I.) ZULU THOUGHT-PATTERNS AND SYMBOLISM, 402pp., b/w & colour illus., map, inscription on the f.f.e.p., paperback, London, 1976. R295

  2. Bleek (D.F.) & Stow (G.W.) ROCK PAINTINGS IN SOUTH AFRICA, from parts of the Eastern Province and Orange Free State, copied by George William Stow, with an introduction and descriptive notes by Dorothea F. Bleek, 28pp. text + 72 full page colour illus. with text on opposite page, map, large 4to., hardback, corners slightly bumped, ownership signature on the f.f.e.p. & title page., London, 1930. R6,000

  3. [Bleek (D.F.) ed.] THE MANTIS AND HIS FRIENDS, Bushman folklore, collected by Dr. W.H.I. Bleek and Dr. L.C. Lloyd, 68pp., illus., hardback, d.w. a little worn, Cape Town, (1923). R1,000

  4. Bleek (W.H.I.) REYNARD THE FOX, in South Africa or Hottentot Fables and Tales, chiefly translated from original manuscripts in the library of His Excellency Sir George Grey, 94pp., t.e.g., half brown leather, London, 1864. R4,500

  5. Broster (J.A.) RED BLANKET VALLEY, 197pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1967. R350

  6. __________ THE TEMBU, their beadwork, songs and dances, 118pp., b/w & colour illus., 4to., map, hardback, d.w. a little worn, Cape Town, 1976. R350

  7. Duggan-Cronin (A.M.) THE BANTU TRIBES OF SOUTH AFRICA, reproductions of photographic studies, Vol. II. Section III, Plates LIII-LXXVIII The Suto-Chuana Tribes, sub-group III The Southern Basotho, with an introductory article on the southern Basotho and descriptive notes on the plates by G.P. Lestrade and a bibliography of the southern Basotho by I. Schapera, 80pp. text & 25 full-page plates, 4to., paperback, Cambridge & Kimberley, 1933. R1,750

  8. __________ THE BANTU TRIBES OF SOUTH AFRICA, reproductions of photographic studies, Vol. II. Section II, Plates XXVII-LII The Suto-Chuana Tribes, sub-group II The Bapedi (Transvaal Basotho), with an introductory article on the Bapedi and descriptive notes on the plates by Werner Eiselen, 49pp. text + 35 full-page plates, 4to., paperback, Cambridge & Kimberley, 1931. R1,750

  9. __________ THE BANTU TRIBES OF SOUTH AFRICA, reproductions of photographic studies, Vol. III. Section II, Plates XLI-LXXX The Nguni, section II The Mpondo and Mpondomise, with an introductory article on the Mpondo and Mpondomise, and descriptive notes on the plates by Monica Wilson, 19pp. text + 40 full-page plates, 4to., paperback, Kimberley & Cambridge, 1949. R1,750

  10. __________ THE BANTU TRIBES OF SOUTH AFRICA, reproductions of photographic studies, Vol. III. Section IV, Plates CXXI-CLII The Nguni, section IV The Swazi, with an introductory article on the Swazi and descriptive notes on the plates by Hilda Beemer, 32pp. text + 31 full-page plates, 4to., paperback, Cambridge & Kimberley, 1941. R1,750

  11. Estermann (C.) ETNOGRAFIA DO SUDOESTE DE ANGOLA, volume 3, o grupo étnico Herero, 251pp., 4to., illus.,paperback, Memórias da Junta de Investigaçóes do Ultramar, No. 30 (segunda serie), Lisbon, 1961. R850

  12. Gelfand (M.) AFRICAN CRUCIBLE, an ethico-religious study with special reference to the Shona-speaking people, 163pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1968. R350

  13. Inskeep (R.R.) THE PEOPLING OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 160pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, New York, 1979. R275

  14. Kirby (P.R.) THE MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS OF THE NATIVE RACES OF SOUTH AFRICA, 358pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Second edition, Johannesburg, (1934) 1968. R850

  15. Lye (W.F.) & Murray (C.) TRANSFORMATIONS ON THE HIGHVELD, the Tswana and southern Sotho, 160pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Totowa, 1980. R275

  16. [Maclean (Col. J.) comp.] A COMPENDIUM OF KAFIR LAWS & CUSTOMS, including genealogical tables of Kafir Chiefs and various tribal census returns, 171pp., 3 folding tables, hardback, Reprint, Grahamstown, (1858) 1906. R1,500

  17. Romain (J.B.) AFRICANISMES HAITIENS, compilations et notes, 102pp., paperback, Universite d'Etat d'Haiti, Revue de la Faculte d'Ethnologie, No. 31, Bulletin de l' Academie des Sciences Humaines et Sociales d'Haiti, No. 6, Port-au-Prince, 1978. R650

  18. Sundker (B.G.M.) BANTU PROPHETS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 344pp., illus., some foxing, some annotations in pencil, hardback, d.w. a little worn, London, 1948. R300

  19. Tongue (M. Helen) & Bleek (D.) BUSHMAN PAINTINGS, copied by M. Helen Tongue with a preface by Henry Balfour, 48pp. text + 54 loose plates, 4to., b/w & colour illus., map, contained in a new maroon paper covered solander box,, Oxford, 1909. R5,500

  20. Woodhouse (B.) THE BUSHMAN ART OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 125 pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w. slightly worn, Cape Town, 1979. R950

AFRICAN ART, PHOTOGRAPHY, ARCHITECTURE & FURNITURE

  1. Bekker (M.) GREGOIRE BOONZAIER, 112pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., slipcase, Cape Town, 1990. R850

Signed by Gregoire Boonzaier on the title page.


  1. Guaita (O.) ON DISTANT SHORES, colonial houses around the world, 360pp., colour illus., map, 4to., hardback, d.w., New York, 1999. R595

Includes chapters on British and Dutch colonial architecture.


  1. Keath (M.) HERBERT BAKER, architecture and idealism, 1892-1913, the South African years, 246pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Gibraltar, 1992. R750

  2. Levinson (O.) THE AFRICAN DREAM, visions of love and sorrow: the art of John Muafangejo, 120pp., 4to., illus., paperback, London, 1992. R195

  3. [Levinson (O.) comp.] I WAS LONELYNESS, the complete graphic works of John Muafangejo, a catalogue raisonné 1968-1987, 427pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., slipcase, Cape Town, 1992. R1,500

Contributors include Edward Lucie-Smith, Steven Sack, Olga Levinson and Orde Levinson.


  1. Morris (J.) photo. & Preston-Whyte (E.) text SPEAKING WITH BEADS, Zulu arts from southern Africa, 94pp., 4to., colour illus., map, paperback, London, 1994. R400

  2. Ricciardi (M.) photo. & text VANISHING AFRICA, 212pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w.,, Revised edition, New York, (1971) 1977. R850

  3. Riefenstahl (L.) photo. & text THE PEOPLE OF THE KAU, translated from the German by J.M. Brownjohn, 224pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., London, 1976. R750

  4. Tretchikoff (V.) & Hocking (A.) PIGEON'S LUCK, 283pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., London, 1973. R300

  5. Walton (J.) DOUBLE-STOREYED FLAT-ROOFED BUILDINGS OF THE RURAL CAPE, 113pp., illus., paperback, No. 13 of an edition limited to 400 copies, Cape Town, 1993. R550

Signed by the author on the title page.


EXPLORATION & BIG GAME HUNTING

  1. [Barter (C.)] ALONE AMONG THE ZULUS, a narrative of a journey through the Zulu country, by a lady, 184pp., illus., bookplate, a.e.g., dec. green boards, London, (1866). R1,500

  2. Campbell (J.) TRAVELS IN SOUTH AFRICA, undertaken at the request of the London Missionary Society; being a narrative of a second journey in the interior of that country, 2 vols., 322+384pp., hand coloured plates, folding map, new endpapers, modern half brown leather, marble boards, London, 1822. R10,500

  3. Grogan (E.S.) & Sharp (A.H.) FROM THE CAPE TO CAIRO, the first traverse of Africa from south to north, 377pp., illus., colour folding map, new endpapers, dec. brown cloth, London, 1900. R7,000

  4. McLeod (L.) TRAVELS IN EASTERN AFRICA, with the narrative of a residence in Mozambique, 2 vols., 341 + 361pp., new endpapers, plates and title page to vol.1 cleaned, original back strip laid down, neatly recased, hardback, London, 1860. R7,500

  5. Merriman (N.J.) THE KAFIR, THE HOTTENTOT AND THE FRONTIER FARMER, passages of missionary life from the journals of the Venerable Archdeacon Merriman, 200pp., illus., folding map, new endpapers, recased with the orig. back laid down, hardback, London, 1853. R1,750

  6. Ridsdale (B.) SCENES AND ADVENTURES IN GREAT NAMAQUALAND, 293pp., new endpapers, neatly recased, dec. green boards, London, 1883. R6,500

  7. Selous (F.C.) A HUNTER'S WANDERINGS IN AFRICA, being a narrative of nine years spent amongst the game of the far interior of South Africa, containing accounts of explorations beyond the Zambesi, on the river Chobe, and in the Matabele and Mashuna countries, with full notes upon the natural history and present distribution of all the large mammalia, 455pp., illus., folding map, new endpapers, some light foxing, modern half red leather, marbled boards, London, 1881. R9,500

  8. [Wallis (J.P.R.) ed.] THE MATABELE JOURNALS OF ROBERT MOFFAT 1829-1860, 2 vols., 382+295pp., folding map, paperback, Facsimile reprint, Salisbury, (1945) 1976. R650

BIOGRAPHY

  1. Bernstein (R.) MEMORY AGAINST FORGETTING, memoirs from a life in South African politics, 1938-1964, 377pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1999. R195

  2. Brodie (F.M.) THE DEVIL DRIVES, a life of Sir Richard Burton, 390pp., illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w. a little worn, London, 1967. R300

  3. Clingman (S.) BRAM FISCHER, afrikaner revolutionary, 500pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1998. R250

  4. First (R.) & Scott (A.) OLIVE SCHREINER, 383pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 1980. R250

  5. Hancock (W.K.) SMUTS, Vol. 1: The Sanguine Years 1870-1919, Vol. 2: The Fields of Force 1919-1950, 618+589pp., illus., folding maps, hardback, d.ws. a little worn, London, 1962-1968. R750

  6. Lovell (M.S.) STRAIGHT ON TILL MORNING, the biography of Beryl Markham, 408pp., illus., inscription on the f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., London, 1987. R195

  7. Podbrey (P.) WHITE GIRL IN SEARCH OF THE PARTY, 204pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 1993. R300

Inscribed by the author on the title page.


  1. Pogrund (B.) SOBUKWE AND APARTHEID, 406pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1990. R300

Inscribed by the author on the f.f.e.p.


  1. Woods (D.) ASKING FOR TROUBLE, autobiography of a banned journalist, 373pp., illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 1981. R250

THE CAPE

  1. Botha (C.G.) THE COLLECTED WORKS OF C. GRAHAM BOTHA, Vol. 1: General History and Social life of The Cape of Good Hope, Vol. 2: History of Law, Medicine and Place Names in the Cape of Good Hope and Vol. 3: Cape Archives and Records, 320+324+331pp., hardback, worn slipcase, Cape Town, 1962. R850

  2. du Plessis (I.D.) THE CAPE MALAYS, history, religion, traditions, folk tales and the Malay Quarter, 97pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1972. R450

  3. [Gray (Rev. C.) ed.] LIFE OF ROBERT GRAY, Bishop of Cape Town and Metropolitan of Africa, 2 vols., 536+662pp., illus., folding map, neatly recased, new endpapers, some light foxing in vol.1, hardback, London, 1876. R2,750

  4. [Kaapse Argiefstukke] KAAPSE PLAKKAATBOEK, 6 vols: Deel I (1652-1707); Deel II (1707-1753); Deel III (1754-1786); Deel IV (1787-1795); Deel V (1795-1803); Deel VI (1803-1806), 382+252+199+281+303+315pp., new endpapers, some pencil annotations in some of the vols., hardback, Cape Town, 1944-1951. R1,500

  5. Karsten (M.C.) THE OLD COMPANY'S GARDEN, at the Cape and its Superintendents, involving an historical account of early Cape botany, 188pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1951. R300

MILITARY HISTORY

  1. Baden-Powell (R.S.S.) THE MATABELE CAMPAIGN 1896, being a narrative of the campaign in suppressing the native rising in Matabeleland and Mashonaland, 500pp., illus., hardback, Second edition, London, (1897) 1897. R1,500

  2. Coleman (F.L.) THE KAFFRARIAN RIFLES, 1876-1986, 327pp., illus., maps, inscription on the f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., East London, 1988. R300

  3. Godlonton (R.) A NARRATIVE OF THE IRRUPTION OF THE KAFFIR HORDES, into the Eastern Province of the Cape of Good Hope 1834-1835, including Parts I, II and III of the introductory remarks, 297pp., map, half brown leather, Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1835) 1965. R850

  4. Heitman (H.) WAR IN ANGOLA, the final South African phase, 366pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Gibraltar, 1990. R500

  5. McKenzie (A.G.) THE DUKES, a history of the Duke of Edinburgh's Own Rifles 1855-1956, 234pp., illus., maps, inscription on the f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, No date (c1957). R300

  6. Shankland (P.) THE PHANTOM FLOTILLA, the story of the Naval Africa Expedition 1915-1916, 224pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 1968. R350

  7. Venter (A.J.) WAR IN AFRICA, with contributing chapters by Peter Younghusband and John Miller, 185pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1973. R300

SOUTH AFRICAN LITERATURE & LANGUAGE

  1. [Beard (P.) comp.] LONGING FOR DARKNESS, Kamante's Tales from "Out of Africa," with original photographs (January 1914 - July 1931) and quotations from Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen), 260pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 1975. R900

  2. Bernstein (H.) DEATH IS PART OF THE PROCESS, 293pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1983. R250

A thriller set in the late 1960s in South Africa.


  1. Bloom (H.) EPISODE, 320pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1956. R200

  2. __________ WHITTAKER'S WIFE, 352pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1962. R200

  3. Breytenbach (B.) ALL ONE HORSE, fictions and images, 126pp., colour illus., paperback, London, 1990. R200

  4. __________ THE TRUE CONFESSIONS OF AN ALBINO TERRORIST, 396pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1984. R200

  5. Brink (A.P.) DIE AMBASSADEUR, roman, 251pp., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1963. R200

  6. __________ LOBOLA VIR DIE LEWE, 192pp., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1962. R200

  7. __________ ORGIE, 106pp., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1965. R200

  8. __________ POT-POURRI, sketse uit Parys, 144pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1962. R550

Inscribed by the author on the f.f.e.p. and signed on the title page.


  1. Coetzee (J.M.) WHITE WRITING, on the culture of letters in South Africa, 193pp., hardback, d.w., New Haven, 1988. R500

  2. Cope (J.) THE GOLDEN ORIOLE, 277pp., hardback, d.w. with a little tear at top, London, 1958. R250

  3. Couzens (T.) THE NEW AFRICAN, a study of the life and works of H.I.E. Dhlomo, 382pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 1985. R80

  4. [Couzens (T.) & Visser (N.) eds.] H.I.E. DHLOMO, collected works, 500pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 1985. R150

  5. Firfield Pamphlet Press A COMPLETE SET, 13 vols., approx 20 pp. each vol., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1994-1997. R1,500

Gus Ferguson started the Firfield Press in 1994 and published 13 collections of poetry up until 1997. They are: Roy Joseph Cotton: 'My Conveyerquick Eagles', Augustine Shutte: 'Lauds', Sue Clark: 'The False Bay Cycle', Gary Cummiskey: 'When Apollinaire Died', Marc Glaser: 'Unmitigating Circumstances', Cheryl Spence: 'Swimmer', Mike Kantey: 'True to the Whole', Peter Kantey: Funny Valentine', Ruth Keech: The Sound of Rain', David Livingstone: 'Giovanni Jacopo Meditates (on the High-IQ Haiku)', J. Geldenhuys: 'Sonnette van Shakespeare', Gus Ferguson: 'The Herding of the Snail' and C.J. Driver: 'Holiday Haiku'. Cover artists included Julia Clark, Niki Daly, Gus Ferguson, Peter Clarke, Marc Glaser and Greg Kerr.


  1. [Goldblatt (D.) photo. & Oliphant (A.W.) ed.] A WRITING LIFE, celebrating Nadine Gordimer, 510pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1998. R350

Contributors include Dorothy Driver, Ivan Vladislavic, Lewis Nkosi, J.M. Coetzee, Njabulo Ndebele and many others.


  1. Guerreiro (M.V.) RUDIMENTOS DE LINGUA MACONDE, 152pp., paperback, Lourenco Marques, 1963. R350

  2. Hertslet (J.) KANA AND HIS DOG, illustrated by Katrine Harries, 16pp., illus., small oblong 4to., hardback, Cape Town, 1946. R200

  3. Howse (M.) et al UMBUNDU LESSONS, 2 vols., 208pp., mimeographed, 4to., paperback, Dondi, 1955. R2,500

"This set of lessons has many faults and failings, many errors typographical and otherwise, many weak points in organization of material. But, in spite of all, it is being circulated with a humble prayer that its use may be of some help to new missionaries, anxious to interpret to Ovimbundu in their mother tongue, the glories of the Christian gospel."


  1. Jacobson (D.) A DANCE IN THE SUN, 208pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1956. R200

  2. __________ THE CONFESSIONS OF JOSEF BAISZ, 203pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1977. R200

  3. __________ THE PRICE OF DIAMONDS, 255pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1957. R200

  4. Leroux (E.) 18-44, 133pp., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1967. R250

  5. Lessing (D.) A MAN AND TWO WOMEN, 304pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1963. R250

  6. __________ FIVE, short novels, 352pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1953. R450

  7. Lyster (L.) BALLADS OF THE VELD-LAND, 145pp., hardback, London, 1913. R350

Inscribed and signed by the author on the half title.


  1. Matthews (J.) PASS ME A MEATBALL, JONES, feelings gathered while held in detention in Victor Verster Maximum Security Prison Paarl, Sept. - Dec. 1976, 44pp., paperback, Cape Town, 1977. R350

Signed by the author on half title page.


  1. McClure (J.) THE SONG DOG, a Kramer and Zondi mystery, 281pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1991. R250

  2. Plomer (W.) DOUBLE LIVES, an autobiography, 216pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1943. R250

  3. Rabie (J.) A MAN APART, translated by the author from the original Afrikaans, 286pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1969. R250

First published in Afrikaans as "Waar jy sterwe" in 1966.


  1. Rooke (D.) A GROVE OF FEVER TREES, 256pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1951. R200

Signed by Nelson Mandela

  1. [Silva (P.) et al eds.] A DICTIONARY OF SOUTH AFRICAN ENGLISH ON HISTORICAL PRINCIPLES, 825pp., marbled endpapers, full blue leather, slipcase, No. 46 of an edition limited to 100 copies signed by Nelson Mandela, Oxford, 1996. R9,500

  2. [Sitas (A.) ed.] BLACK MAMBA RISING, South African worker poets in struggle, Alfred Temba Qabula, Mi S'Dumo Hlatshwayo and Nise Malange, 75pp., illus., paperback, Durban, 1986. R250

  3. Stern (R.) THE BIRD FLIES BLIND, 236pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1965. R150

  4. Valente (P.J.F.) GRAMÁTICA UMBUNDU, a língua do cento de Angola, 430pp., hardback, d.w., Lisbon, 1964. R350

  5. __________ SELECCÇÃO DE PROVÉRBIOS E ADIVINHAS EM UMBUNDU, 221pp., paperback, Porto, 1964. R350

A SELECTION FROM SOUTH AFRICAN STOCK

  1. Burrows (E.H.) A HISTORY OF MEDICINE IN SOUTH AFRICA, up to the end of the nineteenth century, 389pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., ex libris stamp on the f.f.e.p., Cape Town, 1958. R350

  2. [Clark (J.D.) et al eds.] THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF AFRICA, 8 vols., 1157+840+803+738+617+956+1063+1011pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cambridge, (1975-1986) 1997-2003. R10,500

Vol. 1: From Earliest Times to c.500 BC, Vol. 2: From c.500 BC to AD 1050, Vol. 3: From c.1050 to c.1600, Vol. 4: From c.1600 to c.1790, Vol. 5: From c.1790 to c.1870, Vol. 6: From 1870 to 1905, Vol. 7: From 1905 to 1940, and Vol. 8: From c.1940 to c.1975.


  1. de Miranda (N.) COMPREENSÃO DE CABO VERDE, 80pp., paperback, Lisbon, 1963. R250

  2. de Villiers (C.C.) & Pama (C.) GENEALOGIES OF OLD SOUTH AFRICAN FAMILIES, 3 vols., Vol. 1: A - K, Vol. 2: L - R , Vol. 3: S - Z, completely revised edition augmented and rewritten by C. Pama, 1212 pages continuously paginated, some light foxing, light spotting on the covers, hardback, Revised edition, Cape Town, 1966. R1,500

  3. Diemont (M.) BRUSHES WITH THE LAW, 320pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1995. R300

Inscribed by the author on the title page.


  1. Durrant (A.E.) TWILIGHT OF SOUTH AFRICAN STEAM, 208pp., 4to., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 1989. R450

  2. Eliot (C.) THE EAST AFRICA PROTECTORATE, 334pp. + 16pp. publisher's adverts., illus., 2 folding maps, modern half blue leather, marbled boards, new endpapers, Second impression, London, 1905. R2,000

  3. [Fawcett (Sir C.) ed.] EAST INDIAMEN, the East India Company's Maritime Service, 218pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 1949. R300

  4. First (R.) THE BARREL OF A GUN, political power in Africa and the coup d'état, 513pp., hardack, d.w., London, 1970. R250

  5. Frankel (S.H.) THE RAILWAY POLICY OF SOUTH AFRICA, an analysis of the effects of railway rates, finance and management on the economic development of the union, 367pp., 2 folding tables, some light foxing, hardback,, Johannesburg, 1928. R850

  6. Grut (M.) THE HISTORY OF BALLET IN SOUTH AFRICA, 492pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1981. R300

  7. Holden (Rev.W.C.) BRITISH RULE IN SOUTH AFRICA, illustrated in the story of Kama and his tribe and the war in Zululand, 240pp., illus., a little foxing, colour maps (1 folding), new endpapers, neatly recased, dec. green cloth, some foxing, London, 1879. R2,500

  8. Knox-Johnston (R.) CAPE HORN, a maritime history, 240pp., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 1995. R250

  9. Kotzé (D.J.) COMMUNISM AND SOUTH AFRICA, 204pp., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1979. R250

  10. Lerumo (A.) FIFTY FIGHTING YEARS, the Communist Party of South Africa 1921-1971, 191pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Third revised edition, London, (1971) 1987. R250

  11. Mamdani (M.) WHEN DOES A SETTLER BECOME A NATIVE?, reflections of the colonial roots of citizenship in Equatorial and South Africa, inaugural lecture May 13, 1998, 20pp., paperback, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 1998. R175

  12. May (H.J.) & Hamilton (I.) THE FOSTER GANG, 310pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., 1966. R300

Meinertzhagen (Colonel Richard)

  1. Capstick (P.H.) WARRIOR, the legend of Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen, 295pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., New York, 1998. R250

  2. Lord (J.) DUTY, HONOR, EMPIRE, the life and times of Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen, 412pp., illus., maps, inscription on the f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., New York, 1970. R450

  3. Meinertzhagen (Colonel R.) BIRDS OF ARABIA, 624pp., small 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps (including one folding in pocket at back), hardback, d.w. a little worn at top and bottom, Edinburgh and London, 1954. R4,000

  4. __________ KENYA DIARY, 1902-1906, 347pp., illus., maps, lacks f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w. a little torn and trimmed, London, 1957. R3,000

  5. __________ PIRATES AND PREDATORS, the piratical and predatory habits of birds, 230pp., small 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Edinburgh, 1959. R1,950

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Mining

  1. __________ LIFE ON THE DIAMOND FIELDS, extracts from the private journal of M.E., 54pp., hardback, London, 1875. R2,500

  2. Boyle (F.) TO THE CAPE FOR DIAMONDS, a story of digging experiences in South Africa, with comments and criticisms, political, social, and miscellaneous, upon the present state and future prospects of the Diamond Fields, 415pp., new endpapers, hardback, neatly recased, corners restored, London, 1873. R5,000

  3. Cohen (L.) REMINISCENCES OF KIMBERLEY, 436pp., a.e.g., some light foxing, bookplate, hardback, spine faded, London, 1911. R3,500

Inscribed by the author on the f.f.e.p.: To Lionel Robinson Esq, with the author's kind regards, Louis Cohen, 1911'.


  1. Herbert (I.) THE DIAMOND DIGGERS, South Africa 1866 to the 1970's, 133pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 1972. R300

  2. Jackson (S.) THE GREAT BARNATO, 278pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 1970. R300

  3. Raymond (H.) B.I. BARNATO, a memoir, 208pp., illus., new endpapers, hardback, London & Cape Town, 1897. R750

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  1. Molnar (T.) SOUTH WEST AFRICA, the last pioneer country, 160pp., illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 1966. R300

Inscribed by the author on the f.f.e.p.


  1. Newman (H.S.) BANANI, the transition from slavery to freedom in Zanzibar and Pemba, 216pp., illus., maps (1 folding), dec. boards, London, (1898). R1,750

  2. Nicholson (G.) THE CAPE AND ITS COLONISTS, with hints to settlers in 1848, 243pp., frontis and title page cleaned, new endpapers, some pencil annotations, back strip laid down, corners restored, neatly recased, London, 1848. R3,000

  3. Odendaal (A.) VUKANI BANTU!, the beginnings of black protest politics in South Africa to 1912, 391pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, 1984. R450

First published in hardback in 1984 as "Black Protest Politics in South Africa to 1912". Signed by the author on the title page.


  1. O'Meara (D.) FORTY LOST YEARS, the apartheid state and the politics of the National Party, 1948 - 1994, 579pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1996) 1999. R350

  2. Sandes (Lieut.-Colonel E.) THE ROYAL ENGINEERS IN EGYPT AND THE SUDAN, 571pp., illus., 2 folding maps, hardcover, stain on back cover, Chatham, 1937. R1,250

  3. [Schweinfurth (G.), Ratzel (F.), Felkin (R.) & Hartlaub (G.) eds.] EMIN PASHA IN CENTRAL AFRICA, being a collection of his letters and journals, translated by Mrs. R.W. Felkin, 547pp., illus., folding map neatly restored, hardback, neatly recased, original back strip laid down, London, 1888. R2,000

  4. [Segal (R.) & First (R.) eds.] SOUTH WEST AFRICA: TRAVESTY OF TRUST, the expert papers and findings of the International Conference on South West Africa, Oxford 23 - 26 March 1966, with a postscript by Iain MacGibbon on the 1966 Judgement of the International Court of Justice, 351pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1967. R300

  5. Theal (G.McC.) RECORDS OF THE CAPE COLONY, 1797-1831, 36 vols., pencil annotations in some of the vols., hardbacks(some a little worn), London, 1897-1905. R15,000

  6. van Onselen (C.) THE SMALL MATTER OF A HORSE, the life of 'Nongoloza' Mathebula 1867-1948, 69pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 1984. R150

  7. Vedder (H.V.) DIE VOORGESKIEDENIS VAN SUIDWES-AFRIKA, gebeurtenisse in Suidwes tot aan die dood van Maharero in 1890, aan die hand van die betroubaarste skriftelike en mondelinge oorlewerings vertel deur Dr. H. Vedder, 751pp., 3 folding maps, hardback, Windhoek, 1937. R2,500

Signed and dated by the author on the f.f.e.p. "12-07-1945 Okahandja" with a photo of the author tipped in.


MISCELLANEOUS (including signed and limited editions)

  1. [Bain (I.) ed.] THE WATERCOLOURS AND DRAWINGS OF THOMAS BEWICK, and his workshop apprentices, 2 vols., 233+230pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, 4to., slipcase a little faded, London, 1981. R1,500

  2. Bennett (S.) TRADE BOOKBINDING IN THE BRITISH ISLES, 1660-1800, 176pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., New Castle & London, 2000. R795

  3. Carter (A.) SHADOW DANCE, 185pp., hardback d.w., London, 1966. R2,500

  4. [Empson (P.) ed.] THE WOOD ENGRAVINGS OF ROBERT GIBBINGS, with some recollections by the artist, introduction by Thomas Balston, 355pp., illus., 4to., hardback, printed glassine d.w., London, 1959. R950

  5. Hudson (D.) ARTHUR RACKHAM, his life and work, 181pp., b/w & colour illus., some illus. tipped in, hardback, d.w., London, 1960. R650

  6. Johnson (A.) THE REPAIR OF CLOTH BINDINGS, a manual, 115pp., illus., hardback, d.w., New Castle & London, 2002. R300

  7. Kafka (F.) AMERICA, translated from the German by Edwin and Willa Muir, 300pp. + 4pp. publisher's adverts., ownership signature on f.f.e.p., hardback, slightly worn at top of spine, London, 1938. R850

'Amerika' was first published in Germany in 1927.


  1. Lewis (W.) THE WRITER AND THE ABSOLUTE, 202pp., hardback, d.w. a little marked on spine and has a few tears, London, 1952. R650

  2. McCrea (Lieut.-Col. R.B.) LOST AMID THE FOGS, sketches of life in Newfoundland, England's ancient colony, 298pp., hand coloured lithographed frontis., neatly recased, original back strip laid down, full leather, "Stafford College - Forest Hill Prize" gold stamp on front cover, London, 1869. R3,000

  3. Middleton (B.) RECOLLECTIONS, a life in bookbinding, with a foreword by Dr. Marianne Tidcombe, 126pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., New Castle & London, 2000. R400

  4. Pearson (D.) ENGLISH BOOKBINDING STYLES, 1450-1800, a handbook, 221pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, New Castle & London, 2005. R675

  5. Philby (H.StJ.B.) ARABIAN DAYS, an autobiography, 336pp., illus., bookplate, some foxing, hardback, generally worn, London, 1948. R500

Inscribed by the author on the f.f.e.p.


  1. __________ THE BACKGROUND OF ISLAM, being a sketch of Arabian history in pre-Islamic times, 152pp., bookplate, dec.boards with cloth spine, No. 5 of an edition limited to 500 copies signed by the author, Alexandria, 1947. R5,000

H. Philby has also inscribed the f.f.e.p.


  1. Powell (J.) THE AMERICAN SIBERIA, fourteen years' experience in a Southern convict camp, 355pp., illus., hardback, neatly recased, new endpapers, London, (1891). R1,250

  2. Ross (J.) text & illus., THE BIGGIN HILL FRESCOES, 31pp., illus., small folio, hardback, No. 54 of an edition limited to 100 copies signed and numbered by the artist, Lion and Unicorn Press, London, 1975. R700

  3. Ryan (C.) & Sandes (J.) UNDER THE RED CRESCENT, adventures of an English surgeon with the Turkish army at Plevna and Erzeroum, 1877-1878, 435pp., maps, illus., hardback neatly recased, new endpapers, Second impression, London, 1897. R1,250

  4. [Schroder (J.) ed.] CATALOGUE OF BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS BY RUPERT BROOKE, EDWARD MARSH & CHRISTOPHER HASSALL, collected, compiled and annotated by John Schroder, with a frontispiece by Joan Hassell, 134pp., 4to., illus., hardback, No. 86 of an edition limited to 450 copies, Rampant Lion, Cambridge, 1970. R950

  5. Spark (M.) MEMENTO MORI, 246pp., hardback, d.w. a little marked, London, 1959. R750

  6. __________ THE BACHELORS, 241pp., hardback, d.w. a little worn, London, 1960. R400

  7. Tidcombe (M.) THE DOVES BINDERY, 490pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, New Castle & London, 1994. R1,600

  8. __________ WOMEN BOOKBINDERS, 1880-1920, 240pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, New Castle & London, 1996. R550

  9. Warner (P.) HOW WE RECOVERED THE ASHES, with an introduction by Bishop Welldon, 340pp., illus., hardback, neatly recased, new endpapers, London, 1904. R1,250

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - ANGLO-BOER WAR, ZULU WAR and other Southern African wars

  1. Barker (D.) ZULUS AT BAY, a colonial chronicle, 314pp., illus., paperback, Durban, 2005. R200

The story of the Battle of Isandlwana and Fugitive's Drift where the author's grandfather was recommended for the Victoria Cross.


  1. de Wet (C.) THREE YEARS WAR, (October 1899-June 1902), 459pp., illus., paperback, Facsimile reprint, Johannesburg, (1902) 2005. R250

With additional illustrations and an index.


  1. Doyle (A.) THE GREAT BOER WAR, 772pp., illus., maps, paperback, Facsimile reprint, Johannesburg, (1900) 2005. R250

With additional illustrations.


  1. Greaves (A.) CROSSING THE BUFFALO, the Zulu War of 1879, 383pp., maps, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R180

First published in London in 2005.


  1. [Greaves (S.) & Best (B.) eds.] THE CURLING LETTERS OF THE ZULU WAR, 'There was awful slaughter', 158pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, South Yorkshire, (2001) 2004. R170

Letters from Lieutenant Henry Curling who survived the Battle of Isandlwana.


  1. Holland (J.) TOGETHER WE STAND, turning the tide in the west, North Africa 1942-1943, 806pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R250

  2. Holt (C.) AT THY CALL WE DID NOT FALTER, 194pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

First published in Australia in 2004. Frontline account of the Angolan war seen through the eyes of a 19-year-old South African conscripted soldier.


  1. Laband (J.) THE TRANSVAAL REBELLION, the first Boer War, 1880-1881, 264pp., maps, illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R246

  2. Lock (R.) & Quantrill (P.) ZULU VICTORY, the epic of Isandlwana and the cover-up, 336pp., illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R160

First published in the U.K. in 2002.


  1. Strachan (H.) THE FIRST WORLD WAR IN AFRICA, 224pp., maps, paperback, New York, 2004. R115

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - ANTHROPOLOGY & CULTURAL STUDIES

  1. [Allman (J.) ed.] FASHIONING AFRICA, power and the politics of dress, 247pp., paperback, Indiana, 2004. R275

Includes "Putting on a Pano and Dancing Like our Grandmothers, nation and dress in late colonial Luanda" by M. Moorman.


  1. Bennun (A.) THE BROKEN STRING, the last words of an extinct people, 420pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R100

  2. Bruner (E.) CULTURE ON TOUR, ethnographies of travel, 308pp., illus., paperback, Chicago, 2005. R195

  3. [Das (V.) & Poole (D.) eds.] ANTHROPOLOGY IN THE MARGINS OF THE STATE, 330pp., paperback, Oxford, 2004. R280

Includes "AIDS and Witchcraft in Post-Apartheid South Africa" by Adam Ashforth.


  1. Lewis-Williams (D.) THE MIND IN THE CAVE, consciousness and the origins of art, 320pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Reprint, London, (2002) 2004. R217

  2. Mabona (M.) DIVINERS AND PROPHETS AMONG THE XHOSA (1593-1856), a study in Xhosa cultural history, 461pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Münster, 2004. R325

  3. Ossman (S.) THREE FACES OF BEAUTY, Casablanca, Paris, Cairo, 204pp., illus., paperback, Durham, 2003. R180

An ethnographic study of beauty salons.


  1. [Weiss (B.) ed.] PRODUCING AFRICAN FUTURES, ritual and reproduction in a neo-liberal age, 356pp., paperback, Leiden & Boston, 2004. R525

Includes "Ritual Haunts: the timing of estrangement in a post-apartheid countryside" by Hylton White, "Real Men Reawake Their Fathers' Homesteads, the Educated Leave Them in Ruins: the politics of domestic reproduction in post-apartheid rural South Africa" by Zolani Ngwane and "Poetic Justice: Xhosa idioms and moral breach in post-apartheid South Africa" by Anne-Marie B. Makhulu.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - ARCHAEOLOGY & ETHNOGRAPHY (including Khoisan studies)

  1. Berger (L.) & Hilton-Barber (B.) IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF EVE, the mystery of human origins, 325pp., map, paperback, Washington, 2000. R150

  2. Connah (G.) FORGOTTEN AFRICA, an introduction to its archaeology, 193pp., illus., maps, paperback, London, 2004. R325

  3. Deacon (J.) text & Foster (C.) photo. MY HEART STANDS IN THE HILL, 191pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R296

  4. Huffman (T.) MAPUNGUBWE, ancient African civilization on the Limpopo, 62pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  5. [McNamee (G.) ed.] THE GIRL WHO MADE STARS, and other bushman stories, collected by Wilhelm Bleek and Lucy C. Lloyd, 72pp., illus., paperback, Einsiedeln, 2001. R270

Gregory McNamee has adapted the original 19th century English translations to create modern versions.


  1. Sandelowsky (B.) ARCHAEOLOGICALLY YOURS, a personal journey into the prehistory of southern Africa, in particular Namibia, 203pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R205

  2. South African Human Rights Commission VERSLAG OOR DIE ONDERSOEK NA MENSEREGTE SKENKINGS IN DIE KHOMANI SAN-GEMEENSKAP, Andriesvale-Askham-gebied, Kalahari, November 2004, 40pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R75

  3. Tiley (S.) MAPUNGUBWE, South Africa's crown jewels, 80pp., b/w & colour illus., map, oblong 4to., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2004. R150

Working Group of Indigenous Minorities in Southern Africa (WIMSA)

  1. __________ LISTENING TO THE VOICE OF THE CHILD, an insight into what it is like to be a San child starting school, 27pp., 4to., illus., spiralbound photocopy, Windhoek, 2005. R110

  2. __________ PENDUKA II, second WIMSA international conference on San languages in education, 54pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Windhoek, 2004. R195

  3. Hoering (U.) BIOPIRATES IN THE KALAHARI?, how indigenous people are standing up for their rights - the experience of the San in southern Africa, 24pp., 4to., map, colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  4. [Longden (C.) ed.] UNDISCOVERED OR OVERLOOKED?, the Haillom of Namibia and their identity, 74pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, WIMSA Regional Oral Testimony Collection Project, Windhoek, 2004. R295

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AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - ART, ARCHITECTURE, FILM, PHOTOGRAPHY & MUSIC

  1. __________ WIM BOTHA, cold fusion, gods, heroes and martyrs, 36pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Michael Stevenson Contemporary, Cape Town, 2005. R45

  2. Adam (J.) et al SECOND AID, doorstops, drip-catchers and other symbiotic gadgets, 2 volumes, 136 + 35pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Ludwigsburg, 2003. R425

Includes "The Habits of the Gorilla" by Ivan Vladislavic on the "gorilla" lock that locks car steering wheels. The editors mix interviews, essays and illustrations to explain industrial design, marketing philosophies and the historical and sociological heritage of products.


  1. [Aggenbach (S.) curator] SWEET NOTHINGS, photographic work by Sanell Aggenbach, Jean Brundrit, Svea Josephy, Dorothee Kreutzfeldt and Jillian Lochner, 32pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell-Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2005. R62

One of the exhibitions held during the Cape Town Month of Photography March-April 2005.


  1. Arment (D.) & Fick-Jordaan (M.) WIRED, contemporary Zulu telephone-wire baskets, 212pp., 4to., colour illus., d.w., hardback, Santa Fe, 2005. R350

  2. Badenhorst (P.) photo & Hopwood (T.) text PLAAS, 60pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R186

  3. Bell (S.) text & Engblom (P.) photo. WHITE RAT, picture stories, 58pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R10

  4. Bickle (B.) & Basto (L.) LUIS BASTO, fotógrafo, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Paris, 2004. R50

Text in Portuguese and English.


  1. Botha (A.) & van Bosch (C.) ERIK LAUBSCHER, JACOBUS KLOPPERS, WALTER MEYER, 38pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Johans Borman Fine Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2004. R55

  2. [Brodie (D.) et al curators] PERSONAL AFFECTS, power and poetics in contemporary South African art, 2 volumes, 173 + 95pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Museum for African Art, New York & Cape Town, 2005. R325

Seventeen South African artists (including Jane Alexander, Steven Cohen and Mustafa Maluka) and five curators worked together at this exhibition which took place in New York at the Museum for African Art and the Cathedral of St John the Divine in 2004. Volume one includes interviews with the artists and essays by Liese van der Watt and Okwui Enwezor. Volume two presents the final works.


  1. Caban (G.) WORLD GRAPHIC DESIGN, contemporary graphics from Africa, the Far East, Latin America and the Middle East, 160pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2004. R545

Includes work by South Africans Roy Clucas, Michael Stallenberg and Garth Walker.


  1. da Silva (C.) RICARDO RANGEL, fotógrafo, 24pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Paris, 2004. R50

Text in Portuguese and English.


  1. Daly (N.) illus. & text A WANDERER IN OG, 33pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R140

Whimsical story by the well known children's book illustrator.


  1. Eckardt (M.) FILM CRITICISM IN CAPE TOWN 1928-1930, an explorative investigation into the Cape Times and Die Burger, 118pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R175

  2. Film Event Management THE FILMMAKERS TELEPHONE DIRECTORY, 2005, 80pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

  3. Fischer (P.) et al MINNETTE VÁRI, with contributions by Kendell Geers, Susanne Neubauer, John Peffer, Harald Szeemann, Liese van der Watt, 120pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Museum of Art, Lucerne, 2004. R250

Text in German and English.


  1. Fiumara (G.) photo. CAPETONIANS, 48pp., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell-Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2005. R125

  2. Fleetwood (J.) et al PAN AFRICAN PHOTO ENCOUNTERS, 33pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R20

  3. [Godby (M.) curator] GRAVEN IMAGES, an exhibition of photographs of Ministers of the Dutch Reformed Church, Swellendam, c1860-2000, 18pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, SASOL Art Museum, Stellenbosch, 2005. R65

  4. Goldblatt (D.) photo. INTERSECTIONS, with an interview by Mark Haworth-Booth and essays by Christoph Danelzik-Brüggemann and Michael Stevenson, 124pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf and Camera Austria, Graz, Munich, 2005. R500

  5. Good (D.) photo. & text & Collins (M.) photo. JOURNEY, 120pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2004. R395

  6. Greslé (Y.) HOBBY HEROES, recent works by Luan Nel, 12pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell-Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2005. R60

  7. Grogan (T.) text & illus. TONY GROGAN'S EASTERN CAPE, 128pp., colour illus., oblong 4to., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R275

  8. [Grundlingh (G.) ed.] THE CAPE TOWN MONTH OF PHOTOGRAPHY, 2005, 193pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town, 2005. R200

The third Cape Town Month of Photography 6 March - 28 March 2005. Includes essays by Elisa Galgut: "The Illusion of Imitation", Sean O'Toole: "This is not Photography, this is just boring", Svea Josephy: "Departures" and documents the hundreds of photographic exhibitions that took place throughout the Cape Peninsula in galleries, bars, museums, etc.


  1. Harney (E.) ETHIOPIAN PASSAGES, contemporary art from the Diaspora, 128pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. & London, 2003. R300

  2. [Hassan (S.) & Enwezor (O.) eds.] NKA, no. 19, Summer 2004, journal of contemporary African art, 96pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Ithaca, 2004. R150

Includes "Tracey Rose: post-apartheid playground" by Kellie Jones & photography by David Goldblatt.


  1. Herbst (A.) ed. JOURNAL OF THE MUSICAL ARTS IN AFRICA, vol. 1 2004, 199pp., paperback, South African College of Music, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 2005. R205

  2. Hughes (N.) VIEWS IN COLONIAL NATAL, a select catalogue raisonné of the southern African paintings of Cathcart William Methven (1849-1925), 144pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R695

  3. Human (K.) DIE A TOT Z VAN KLASSIEKE MUSIEK, 320pp., illus., hardback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1992) 2005. R200

  4. Ipopeng Project BANNERS OF TWILIGHT, an exhibition of wall hangings by street children from South Africa, 19pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Pretoria, 1997. R95

  5. Jaar (A.) EMERGENCY, 262pp., colour illus., hardback, Barcelona, (2005). R300

In 1994 Alfredo Jaar went to Rwanda. In 2000, in response to his trip, Jaar made a work "Emergency" made of a black pool, from which, at regular intervals, the African continent rises up. When it was first shown in Sweden a book was published to accompany the exhibit. This extended edition of "Emergency" has been published by the Museum of Contemporary Art of Castille and Leon in Spain to inaugurate the new space where Jaar's work is exhibited. The book is made up of 25 essays by African writers, including Antjie Krog, Achmat Dangor, Marlene van Niekerk, Mia Couto, Nurradin Farah and Yvonne Vera.


  1. [Kannemeyer (A.) & Botes (C.) eds.] BITTERKOMIX 14, slaan die maerman, breek sy nek [graphic art], 63pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

  2. [Kentridge (W.) illus. & text] DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 192pp., illus., paperback, Brussels, 2005. R395

The programme of the production of "The Magic Flute" by Mozart, directed by William Kentridge and designed by William Kentridge and Sabine Theunissen, in Brussels early 2005. Text in French. Includes "Le Tableau Noir de Sarastro" by William Kentridge and notes by René Jacobs and William Kentridge.


  1. [Knubben (T.) & Osterwold (T.) eds.] MARLENE DUMAS, wet dreams, watercolours, 127pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Städtische Galerie Ravensburg, Osterfildren-Ruit, 2003. R210

Text in English and German.


  1. Kugel (K.) et al SAUDADE DE L'ESPOIR, être photographe au Mozambique, 139pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Réunion, 2003. R295

Photographers include Ricardo Rangel, Rui Assubuji and Luis Basto. Text in French.


  1. Kurgan (T.) & Ractliffe (J.) JOHANNESBURG CIRCA NOW, photography and the city, 120pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R175

Johannesburg Circa Now was a multi-faceted exhibition shown at the Johannesburg Art Gallery from July-October 2004. The exhibition included Terry Kurgan's photographic portraits of the street photographers in Joubert Park and an exhibit of their street portraits, Jo Ractliffe's photographs of the inner city of Johannesburg and a group exhibition by the Market Photo Workshop photographers. There was also a public project with a photo studio where the public could have their photographs taken. This book brings these various components together with essays by Sean O'Toole, Antjie Krog, Ivan Vladislavic, Phaswane Mpe and Penny Siopis.


  1. [Lamp (F.) ed.] SEE THE MUSIC, HEAR THE DANCE, rethinking African art at the Baltimore Museum of Art, 304pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 2004. R800

Includes "The Body as Billboard: Ndebele beadwork" by F. Lamp and "Personal and Social Messages: a Zulu beaded panel (ubheshwana)" by C. Boram-Hays.


  1. Levin (A.) THE ART OF AFRICAN SHOPPING, adventures in textiles, wood, metal, jewellery, fashion, music, food, 208pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R160

  2. Levine (L.) THE DRUMCAFÉ'S TRADITIONAL MUSIC OF SOUTH AFRICA, 286pp. + CD, 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R220

  3. Mafundikwa (S.) AFRIKAN ALPHABETS, the story of writing in Afrika, 171pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, New York, 2004. R350

  4. Magnin (A.) et al AFRICAN ART NOW, masterpieces from the Jean Pigozzi collection, 224pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Catalogue of the exhibition, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, London, 2005. R520

Includes South African artists Esther Mahlangu & Willie Bester.


  1. Makhetha (T.) DUMILE FENI, a retrospective exhibition, resource book, 28pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R50

To accompany the exhibition shown at the Johannesburg Art Gallery in early 2005.


  1. Mbatha (A.) WITHIN LOVING MEMORY OF THE CENTURY, an autobiography, 369pp., illus., map, hardback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R280

Azaria Mbatha is a Zulu linocut artist who trained at Rorke's Drift.


  1. Mechali (J.) text MAURO PINTO, fotógrafo, 24pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Paris, 2004. R50

Text in Portuguese and English.


  1. [Meintjes (J.) comp.] JOHANN LOUW, CLARE MENCK, KENNETT SINCLAIR, 22pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Tokara Restaurant, Stellenbosch, 2002. R40

  2. __________ VIVIAN VAN DER MERWE, 14pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Tokara Restaurant, Stellenbosch, 2001. R40

  3. [Merrett (J.) ed.] PUBLIC SPACE, vol.1: stencil graffiti, 48pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R57

  4. [Mikula (M.) ed.] MAGGIE MIKULA, from clay: a retrospective, 88pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Tatham Art Gallery, Durban, 2004. R255

Maggie Mikula was a ceramicist from KwaZulu-Natal and died in 1989.


  1. [Monson (I.) ed.] THE AFRICAN DIASPORA, a musical perspective, 366pp., illus., map, paperback, Reprint, London, (2000) 2003. R342

  2. [Mutloatse (M.) et al eds.] TAUZA, Bob Gosani's people, 116pp., oblong 4to., illus., d.w., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R190

Bob Gosani was a photographer for Drum magazine in the 1950s.


  1. [Nel (K.) et al eds.] VILLA, at 90, his life, work and influence, 228pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R600

A 90th birthday tribute to Edoardo Villa, one of South Africa's most respected sculptors. Contributors include Esmé Berman, Alan Crump and Karel Nel.


  1. [Njami (S.) curator] AFRICA REMIX, contemporary art of a continent, 224pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Hayward Gallery, London, 2005. R395

South African artists include Jane Alexander, Willie Bester, Marlene Dumas, William Kentridge, Tracey Rose, Santu Mofokeng, Zwelethu Mthethwa, Guy Tillim, Wim Botha, David Goldblatt and Moshekewa Langa.


  1. [O'Toole (S.) ed.] ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 3, issue 4, winter 2005, 95pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

Includes Ivan Vladislavic on Willem Boshoff, Ivor Powell and Prince Dube on Dumile Feni, Sean O'Toole on Leigh Voigt and much more.


  1. __________ ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 3, issue 3, autumn 2005, 96pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

Includes David Bunn on Jeremy Wafer, Colin Richards on Sandile Zulu, Hazel Friedman on Wim Botha and much more.


  1. O'Toole (S.) et al HOT IN THE CITY, Billie Zangewa, 30pp., colour illus., paperback, (Johannesburg), 2005. R55

Billie Zangewa won the ABSA l'Atelier Gerard Sekoto award in 2005.


  1. [Perryer (S.) curator] IN THE MAKING, materials and process, 60pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Michael Stevenson Contemporary, Cape Town, 2005. R80

Includes Stefanus Rademeyer, Doreen Southwood, Sandile Zulu, Jeremy Wafer and others.


  1. [Perryer (S.) ed.] BERNI SEARLE, about to forget, 36pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Michael Stevenson Contemporary, Cape Town, 2005. R45

  2. __________ MUSTAFA MALUKA, accented living (a rough guide), 36pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Michael Stevenson Contemporary, Cape Town, 2005. R50

  3. [Pinney (C.) & Peterson (N.) eds.] PHOTOGRAPHY'S OTHER HISTORIES, 286pp., illus., paperback, Durham, 2003. R195

Includes "Yoruba Photography" by Stephen Spragne and "Imagined Journeys, the Lkoni Ferry photographers of Mombasa, Kenya" by Heike Behrend.


  1. [Pistor (S.) comp.] GÉ KORSTEN, portrait of a tenor, 163pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2003. R135

Posters

  1. Kentridge (W.) PREPARING FOR THE FLUTE, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa, 4th June to 16th July 2005, 67 x 80cm., One of 200 signed by the artist, Johannesburg, 2005. R1,500

  2. Tillim (G.) JO'BURG, photographs by Guy Tillim, Johannesburg Art Gallery, June 15 - July 31, 2005, 84 x 59cm., colour illus., Johannesburg, 2005. R185

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  1. Rangel (R.) photo. & da Silva (C.) et al text PÃO NOSSO DE CADA NOITE, our nightly bread, 142pp., illus., 4to., hardback, d.w., Maputo, 2004. R695

Text in English and Portugese. Ricardo Rangel is Mozambique's greatest photographer. He was born in Lourenco Marques in 1924, started the magazine 'Tempo' in 1970 and now runs the Centro de Formação Fotográfica in Maputo.


  1. Richards (C.) SANDILE ZULU, 94pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Taxi-012, Johannesburg, 2005. R150

Includes a 13-page educational supplement.


  1. Röell (G.) & Viljoen (D.) UIT VERRE STREKEN, furniture and works of art from the East and West Indies 17th-19th centuries, 67pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town & Maastricht, 2005. R185

  2. [Romano (G.) curator] MARLENE DUMAS, suspect, 95pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Venice, Milan, 2003. R290

Text in English and Italian.


  1. Schadeberg (J.) photo. WITNESS, 52 years of pointing lenses at life, 143pp., 4to., illus., d.w., hardback, Pretoria, 2004. R260

  2. [Schwartz (J.) & Ryan (J.) eds.] PICTURING PLACE, photography and the geographical imagination, 354pp., illus., paperback, London, 2003. R280

Includes "Capturing and Losing the 'Lie of the Land': railway photography and colonial nationalism in early twentieth-century South Africa" by Jeremy Foster.


  1. [Sibanda (D.) comp.] ZIMBABWE STONE SCULPTURE, a retrospective 1957-2004, 148pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Harare, 2004. R195

Text in English and French.


  1. Siebrits (W.) ADAMS, CLARKE, DESMORE & DOLLAR BRAND, 12pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

Work by Albert Adams, Peter Clarke, Valerie Desmore and music by Dollar Brand.


  1. __________ PAINTINGS - PAST AND PRESENT, 20pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

Includes work by John Mohle, Thomas Nkuna and Simon Lekgetho.


  1. __________ RORKE'S DRIFT, 36pp., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2005. R80

Includes work by John Muafangejo, Eric Mbatha and Charles Nkosi.


  1. __________ SEKOTO TO SIHLALI, nine black pioneers of South African Art, 26pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2005. R65

  2. __________ WATERCOLOURS AND WORKS ON PAPER, 25pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2005. R80

Includes work by Gerard Sekoto, Sydney Kumalo and William Kentridge.


  1. Siebrits (W.) & Ractliffe (J.) JO RACTLIFFE, selected works 1982-1999, 55pp., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

  2. Siebrits (W.) et al KONRAD WELZ, a selection of 8 videos, 21pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2004. R80

  3. __________ STEFANUS RADEMEYER, surface depth, 39pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2004. R80

  4. Skotnes (P.) MALCOLM PAYNE, illuminated manuscripts 2003/2005, 47pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Irma Stern Museum, Cape Town, 2005. R86

  5. Smith (K.) TERRY KURGAN, skip, a space between 'private' & public, 16pp., folded, colour illus., Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell-Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2003. R30

  6. Stewart (K.) IMPORTANT SOUTH AFRICAN PAINTINGS, by artists from 1867 onwards, 60pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Graham's Fine Art Gallery, Johannesburg, 2004. R170

Introduction by Esmé Berman. Includes work by Gerard Sekoto, George Pemba, Lucas Sithole, Sydney Kumalo and Irma Stern.


  1. Stewart (K.) et al A JOURNEY BEYOND THE IMMEDIATE, 62pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Graham's Fine Art Gallery, Johannesburg, 2005. R265

Foreword by Elza Miles. Includes work by Irma Stern, Cecil Higgs, George Pemba and Gerard Sekoto.


  1. [Taschen (A.) ed.] AFRICAN STYLE, exteriors, interiors, details, 191pp., colour illus., paperback, Cologne, 2005. R95

  2. Tietze (A.) THE SIR ABE BAILEY BEQUEST, a reappraisal, 24pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, South African National Gallery, Cape Town, 2001. R80

  3. Tillim (G.) photo. JO'BURG, 127pp., small 8vo., concertina folded, colour illus., hardback, Paris & Johannesburg, 2005. R320

Photographs taken in April - August 2004 documenting the illegal tenants living in central Johannesburg apartment buildings.


  1. Townsend (M.) LIGHT IN FALSE BAY, 134pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R350

  2. van der Watt (L.) WIM BOTHA, Standard Bank Young Artist for Visual Art 2005, 72pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  3. van der Watt (L.) & Venter (E.) PHILIP WILLEM BADENHORST, MCMXCV-MMIV, 84pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Antwerp, 2004. R150

Text in English and Dutch.


  1. [van Eeden (J.) & du Preez (A.) eds.] SOUTH AFRICAN VISUAL CULTURE, 269pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R230

Contributors include Sandra Klopper, Brenda Schmahmann and Keyan Tomaselli.


  1. Viljanen (M.) & Assubuji (R.) photos. WOMEN, from Finland and Mozambique, 146pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., hardback, Maputo, 2005. R250

Finnish photographer Magi Viljanen took photographs of women in Mozambique and Mozambican photographer Rui Assubuji took photographs of women in Finland. Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. Vladislavic (I.) WILLEM BOSHOFF, 127pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Taxi-011, Johannesburg, 2005. R150

Includes a 17-page educational supplement. Text in English and French.


  1. [Walton (C.) & Muller (S.) eds.] GENDER AND SEXUALITY IN SOUTH AFRICAN MUSIC, 97pp., illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R190

  2. [Waselchuk (L.) curator] IS EVERYBODY COMFORTABLE?, a Market Photo exhibition, 28pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Museum Africa, Johannesburg, 2004. R18

  3. Williamson (S.) et al LISA BRICE, 228pp., 4to., b.w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town & Frankfurt, 1998. R440

Text in German, English and Japanese.


  1. Worsdale (A.) et al FILMS FROM SOUTH AFRICA, 140pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R55

Catalogue of short films, documentaries and features made by South Africans. Includes interviews with Lionel Ngakane, Ross Devenish, Zola Maseko, Jeremy Natras, Zulfa Otto-Salies and Bhekizizwe Peterson.


  1. Z'Graggen (B.) et al ILUMINANDO VIDAS, Ricardo Rangel und die mosambikanische fotografie/ Ricardo Rangel et la photographie mozambicaine, 172pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Basel, 2002. R395

Text in German and French. Separate 62-page pamphlet with English and Portuguese translation.


  1. Zulu (W.) SPRING WILL COME, 334pp., illus., hardback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R180

The autobiography of William Zulu a linocut artist, who was left paralysed and wheelchair-bound after contracting spinal TB as a baby.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - BIOGRAPHY

  1. Afrika (T.) MR CHAMELEON, an autobiography, 424pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R165

The long-awaited autobiography of Tatamkhulu Afrika, poet and novelist, who died in 2002.


  1. Bailey (B.) AN ECCENTRIC MARRIAGE, living with Jim, 276pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R175

Barbara Bailey was married to Jim Bailey who published Drum magazine. She was a great friend of Anthony Clarke, founder of Clarke's Bookshop, and remembers that "he was gentle, unassuming and rather shy, and as brave as anyone I have known".


  1. Baker (C.) A FINE CHEST OF MEDALS, the life of Jack Archer, 275pp., paperback, Cardiff & Malawi, 2003. R450

After serving in the Rifle Brigade in Mashonaland, Omdurman, Ladysmith, Crete, Malta, India and France from 1896-1919, Archer was appointed Superintendent of the Central Prison in Nyasaland.


  1. Barron (C.) COLLECTED SOUTH AFRICAN OBITUARIES, 352pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R110

Chris Barron writes obituaries for the Sunday Times. This collection includes obituaries of Walter Sisulu, Beyers Naude, Chris Barnard, Tatamkhulu Afrika, Marius Schoon, George Pemba, Wolfie Kodesh, Jim Bailey and many others.


  1. Bevan (S.) THE PARTING YEARS, a British family and the end of Empire, 310pp.,illus., hardcover, dw., London, 2001. R345

Sheila Bevan's grandfather served in India, her father fought in the Boer War and stayed in South Africa. She has lived in Rhodesia, Eritrea, Somaliland and Malawi.


  1. Connolly (C.) THE RARE AND THE BEAUTIFUL, the lives of the Garmans, 281pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2004. R300

Mary Garman married Roy Campbell, Kathleen married Jacob Epstein and Lorna was the lover of Laurie Lee and Lucien Freud.


  1. Ebersohn (W.) IN TOUCHING DISTANCE, 172pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R150

Novelist Wessel Ebersohn and his family lived for seven years in the Knysna Forest.


  1. Edgar (R.) THE MAKING OF AN AFRICAN COMMUNIST, Edwin Thabo Mofutsanyana and the Communist Party of South Africa 1927-1939, 58pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R65

  2. Elliott (G.) THE OTHER BROTHER, the search for Simon Holmes á Court, 194pp., illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R90

Simon Holmes á Court's body was found in 1980 in the Tsitsikamma Forest. This book tries to unravel the mystery of his death.


  1. Gordon (L.) SHARED LIVES, 335pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1992) 2005. R120

Memoir of growing up in Cape Town in the 1950s by Lyndall Gordon, author of biographies of Virginia Woolf, Henry James and T.S. Eliot.


  1. Holmes (K.) THE SEAS MY SOLACE, 172pp., illus., paperback, Howick, (2004). R110

An account of an 82-day non-stop, single-handed voyage, west to east, across the Atlantic Ocean from the Caribbean to Cape Town.


  1. Jacobs (R.) THE MECCA DIARIES, 160pp., illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

Novelist Rayda Jacobs' memoir of her pilgrimage to Mecca.


  1. Keane (F.) ALL OF THESE PEOPLE, a memoir, 396pp., illus., hardcover, d.w., London, 2005. R250

Fergal Keane is a BBC correspondent and worked in South Africa in the 1980s and 1990s.


  1. [Keet (A.) comp.] A.D. KEET AAN DIE WOORD, 'n skakel met die lae lande, 342pp., illus., paperback, Bloemfontein, 2004. R195

  2. Lötter (E.) IT'S ME, ANNA, translated by Marianne Thamm, 223pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

Elbie Lötter's account of her stepfather's abuse.


  1. Masekela (H.) & Cheers (M.) STILL CRAZING, the musical journey of Hugh Masekela, 394pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, New York, (2004) 2005. R115

  2. Matthews (B.) THE MAN THEY CALLED 'VUKANI', the life and times of Harold Trollope, 150pp., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2005. R120

Biography of hunter and conservationist Harold Trollope.


  1. Mtshali (P.) THE POWER OF THE ANCESTORS, the life of a Zulu traditional healer, 119pp., paperback, Swaziland, 2004. R195

The autobiography of P.H. Mtshali, a Zulu sangoma.


  1. Nicholson (C.) PAPWA SEWGOLUM, from pariah to legend, 195pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R160

The biography of the black golfer Papwa Sewgolum who was barred from competing in white tournaments and despite wining the Dutch Open three times died penniless as an alcoholic.


  1. Oborne (P.) BASIL D'OLIVIERA, cricket and conspiracy: the untold story, 274pp., illus., paperback, Great Britain, 2005. R110

  2. Opland (J.) THE DASSIE AND THE HUNTER, a South African meeting, 389pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R195

Biography of the Xhosa praise poet David Yali-Mansi.


  1. Roos (Z.) THE SAFFRON PEAR TREE, and other kitchen memories, 391pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

Family memoir with recipes.


  1. [Shain (M.) & Pimstone (M.) comps.] HELEN SUZMAN, fighter for human rights, 48pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, South African Jewish Museum, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  2. Shipman (P.) TO THE HEART OF THE NILE, Florence Baker's extraordinary life from the harem to the heart of Africa, 542pp., illus., maps, paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R120

  3. Thesiger (W.) MY LIFE AND TRAVELS, an anthology, edited by Alexander Maitland, 302pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2002. R300

  4. van Wyk (C.) SHIRLEY, GOODNESS AND MERCY, a childhood memoir, 313pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2004) 2005. R90

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - BOTSWANA, ANGOLA, LESOTHO, MALAWI, SWAZILAND, ZAMBIA & ZIMBABWE

  1. __________ BASOTHO WOMEN AND THEIR MEN, 2000, 84pp., illus., paperback, Bureau of Statistics, Maseru, no date. R50

  2. __________ ELECTION OBSERVATION MISSION REPORT, Botswana parliamentary elections, 2004, 32pp., illus., paperback, SADC Parliamentary Forum, Windhoek, 2004. R175

  3. [Akindele (F.) & Senyane (R.) eds.] THE IRONY OF THE "WHITE GOLD", 92pp., illus., paperback, Morija, 2004. R95

The effect that the Lesotho Highlands Water Project had on the local population.


  1. Ambrose (D.) A CHECKLIST OF LESOTHO PERIODICALS, 1841-2004, 25pp., 4to., paperback, Lesotho Miscellaneous Documents No.14, National University of Lesotho, Roma, 2004. R180

  2. __________ BIRDS INCLUDING ANNOTATED SPECIES CHECKLIST, Lesotho annotated bibliography, 242pp., 4to., paperback, Section 167, Second edition, National University of Lesotho, Roma, (1998) 2005. R720

  3. __________ ESSAYS & LITERARY CRITICISM, Lesotho annotated bibliography, 94pp., 4to., paperback, Section 126, National University of Lesotho, Roma, 2004. R310

  4. __________ GEOLOGY & GEOMORPHOLOGY, Lesotho annotated bibliography, 111pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Section 15, National University of Lesotho, Roma, 2005. R385

  5. __________ MINING, KIMBERLITE & DIAMONDS, Lesotho annotated bibliography, 72pp., 4to., map, paperback, Section 16, National University of Lesotho, Roma, 2004. R285

  6. __________ SEPHUTHI LANGUAGE & LITERATURE, Lesotho annotated bibliography, 10pp, 4to., paperback, Section 129, National University of Lesotho, Roma, 2004. R130

  7. __________ THE LESOTHO ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY, a brief survey, 16pp., 4to., paperback, Lesotho Miscellaneous Documents No. 15, National University of Lesotho, Roma, 2004. R155

  8. Bender (G.) ANGOLA UNDER THE PORTUGUESE, the myth and the reality, 287pp., paperback, Trenton, 2004. R250

  9. Bull-Christiansen (L.) TALES OF THE NATION, feminist nationalism or patriotic history?, defining national history and identity in Zimbabwe, 118pp., paperback, Research Report No. 132, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, 2004. R98

  10. Central Statistical Office SWAZILAND ANNUAL STATISTICAL BULLETIN, 2000, 225pp., 4to., paperback, Mbabane, 2000. R150

  11. Chan (S.) CITIZEN OF AFRICA, conversations with Morgan Tsvangirai, 106pp., paperback, Harare, 2005. R110

  12. Comerford (M.) THE PEACEFUL FACE OF ANGOLA, biography of a peace process (1991 to 2002), 297pp., illus., paperback, Luanda, 2005. R295

  13. [Dansereau (S.) & Zamponi (M.) ZIMBABWE, the political economy of decline, 43pp., paperback, Discussion Paper 27, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, 2005. R70

  14. Davies (C.) PLACE OF REEDS, 436pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, London & Johannesburg, 2005. R150

Caitlin Davies married a Botswanan and spent 12 years living in Maun.


  1. Gill (S.) MORIJA, arts & cultural festival, 1st-3rd October at Morija, Lesotho, 23pp., maps, paperback, Morija Museum and Archives, Morija, 2004. R45

  2. [Harold-Barry (D.) ed.] ZIMBABWE: THE PAST IS THE FUTURE, rethinking land, state and nation in the context of crisis, 274pp., paperback, Harare, 2004. R150

  3. Hill (G.) WHAT HAPPENS AFTER MUGABE?, 178pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  4. Hudleston (S.) FACE OF COURAGE, a biography of Morgan Tsvangirai, 159pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  5. Kalabamu (F.) CHANGING GENDER AND INSTITUTIONAL ROLES IN SELF-HELP HOUSING IN BOTSWANA, the case of Lobatse, 127pp., maps, paperback, Institute of Southern African Studies, National University of Lesotho, Roma, 2003. R250

  6. [Kanduza (A.) & DuPont-Mkhonza (S.) eds.] POVERTY IN SWAZILAND, historical and contemporary forms, 178pp., paperback, Kwaluseni, 2003. R195

  7. [Khumalo (T.) ed.] RESTRICTIVE MEDIA LAWS IN SWAZILAND, 121pp., paperback, Media Institute of Southern Africa, Mbabane, 2003. R195

  8. Kimane (I.) et al VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN LESOTHO, 63pp., 4to., paperback, Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Maseru, 2003. R125

  9. Lyons (T.) GUNS AND GUERILLA GIRLS, women in the Zimbabwean liberation struggle, 338pp., illus., paperback, New Jersey, 2004. R250

  10. Ministry of Health and Social Welfare A BASELINE STUDY ON THE MAGNITUDE OF ABORTION AMONG WOMEN OF CHILD-BEARING AGE IN LESOTHO, 23pp., 4to., paperback, Maseru, 2003. R75

  11. [Morrell (P.) comp.] CIVIL SOCIETY AND JUSTICE IN ZIMBABWE, proceedings of a symposium held in Johannesburg, 11-13 August 2003, 335pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R185

  12. Moyo (S.) LAND REFORM UNDER STRUCTURAL ADJUSTMENT IN ZIMBABWE, land use change in the Mashonaland provinces, 225pp., paperback, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, 2002. R160

  13. Mphanya (N.) A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE BASUTOLAND CONGRESS PARTY, Lekhotla la Mahatammoho: 1952-2002, 158pp., paperback, Morija, 2004. R250

  14. [Musengezi (C.) & Staunton (I.) eds.] A TRAGEDY OF LIVES, women in prison in Zimbabwe, 320pp., paperback, Harare, 2003. R145

  15. Pherudi (M.) STORM IN THE MOUNTAIN, 200pp., 4to., colour illus., map, paperback, no place, 2004. R495

PhD dissertation originally titled "The Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho 1987-1997, a democracy in crisis".


  1. [Pigou (P.) ed.] FROM THE FRYING PAN INTO THE FIRE, a report on Zimbabwean political refugees in South Africa, 45pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R75

  2. [Raftopoulos (B.) & Savage (T.) eds.] ZIMBABWE, injustice and political reconciliation, 296pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R198

Contributors include Ian Phimister, Teresa Barnes and Robert Muponde.


  1. Randall (W.) BOTSWANA TIME, 274pp., paperback, London, 2005. R140

Will Randall taught at a school in Kasane, Botswana.


  1. Rurevo (R.) & Bourdillon (M.) GIRLS ON THE STREET, 68pp., maps, illus., paperback, Harare, 2003. R75

A study of street children in Zimbabwe.


  1. Sibanda (E.) THE ZIMBABWE AFRICAN PEOPLE'S UNION, 1961-87, a political history of insurgency in Southern Rhodesia, 321pp., paperback, Trenton, 2005. R280

  2. Sikhondze (B.) BEYOND SUBSISTENCE, aspects of the political economy of Swaziland, 156pp., paperback, Department of History, University of Swaziland, Kwaluseni, 2004. R225

  3. Thompson (C.) SWAZILAND BUSINESS YEAR BOOK 2005, a commercial guide, 156pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Mbabane, 2005. R125

  4. United Nations System in Lesotho COMMON COUNTRY ASSESSMENT OF LESOTHO, 88pp., 4to., paperback, Morija, 2004. R125

  5. Waldahl (R.) POLITICS AND PERSUASION, media coverage of Zimbabwe's 2000 election, 148pp., paperback, Harare, 2004. R145

  6. Women and Law in Southern Africa Research Trust IN SEARCH OF JUSTICE, where do women in Lesotho go?, 28pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Lesotho, no date. R150

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - BUSINESS & LABOUR

  1. __________ EVERYONE'S GUIDE TO THE 2004/2005 TAX RETURN, 56pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R88

  2. __________ SOUTH AFRICA BUSINESS GUIDEBOOK, 2004/2005, 288pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Ninth edition, Johannesburg, 2005. R125

  3. __________ TOP ICTE COMPANIES IN SOUTH AFRICA, 2005/6 information, communication, technology and electronics, 272pp., illus., hardback, Fourth edition, Cape Town, 2005. R170

  4. Ackerman (R.) THE FOUR LEGS OF THE TABLE, Raymond Ackerman's simple, straight-forward formula for success as told to Denise Pritchard, 206pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  5. Biermann (C.) BLACK ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT, and cash for small and medium sized business, 90pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

BusinessMap SA

  1. __________ RESTRUCTURING 2004, a change of pace, 71pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R295

  2. __________ EMPOWERMENT 2003, state and market initiatives gain momentum, 112pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R295

____________

  1. Chipp (K.) & Ismail (Z.) E-COMMERCE, a southern Africa perspective, 425pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R200

Department of Labour

  1. __________ CHILD WORK IN SOUTH AFRICA, further tabulations of the "Survey of Activities of Young People", 57pp., oblong 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R95

  2. Bosch (D.) et al TOWARDS A NATIONAL CHILD LABOUR ACTION PROGRAMME FOR SOUTH AFRICA, 54pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Discussion Document, Pretoria, 2002. R125

____________

  1. Dorrian (P.) THE MAKING OF SOUTH AFRICA INC., unlocking South Africa's global potential, 244pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  2. Driman (L.) GOING THE EXTRA MILE, a guide to trading in Africa, 156pp., maps, paperback, (Johannesburg), 2005. R150

  3. Engelbrecht (E.) FUNDAMENTALS OF SALES & MARKETING, 200pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R169

  4. Fish (J.) A GUIDE TO BUYING & SELLING A HOUSE IN SOUTH AFRICA, 138pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  5. Hirsch (B.) BRYAN HIRSCH'S GUIDE TO PERSONAL FINANCE, 120pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R105

  6. Human (L.) DIVERSITY MANAGEMENT, for business success, 144pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R195

  7. Kantor (P.) CCMA, a commentary on the rules of the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration with a practical guide for unfair dismissal claims, 246pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2001) 2005. R148

  8. Lee (J.) MAKING MONEY OUT OF PROPERTY IN SOUTH AFRICA, 178pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  9. Lewis (H.) THE GOOD ESTATE AGENT IN SOUTH AFRICA, 102pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R115

  10. Mafika (V.) WOZA 2010, Qula mzantsi! What the world cup means for the South African entrepreneur and/or small business owner, and its impact on the socio-economic development of the country, 31pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R45

  11. Magliolo (J.) BECOME YOUR OWN STOCKBROKER, a practical guide to trading in South Africa, 208pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  12. Marino (V.) BUSINESS SURVIVAL GUIDE, strategies for struggling businesses, 139pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R130

  13. [McGrath (S.) ed.] SKILLS DEVELOPMENT IN VERY SMALL AND MICRO ENTERPRISES, 83pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  14. Muhlberg (H.) THE LAW OF THE BRAND, a practical guide to branding law in South Africa, 164pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  15. [Rood (T.) ed.] BLACK EMPOWERMENT STATUTES, 202pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R180

  16. [Ryklief (S.) ed.] ANNUAL REPORT, 2003/4, 41pp., illus., paperback, Labour Research Service, Cape Town, 2004. R50

  17. Smith (M.) BASIC BUSINESS FINANCE, 112pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R129

  18. Sociology of Work Unit (SWOP), University of the Witwatersrand ANNUAL REPORT, 1 January - 31 December 2004, 22pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R50

  19. [Theyser (D.) ed.] MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS, a review of activity for the year 2004, 63pp., hardback, d.w., Fourteenth edition, Johannesburg, 2005. R240

  20. Tshabalala (S.) THE BIG R SOLUTIONS, secrets for becoming rich, 88pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  21. [Whales (C.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICA'S TOP 300 NATIONAL COMPANIES 2004/05, 601pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R195

  22. Wixley (T.) & Everingham (G.) CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, 208pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2002) 2005. R195

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - EDUCATION

  1. [Akoojee (S.) et al eds.] VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, a comparative study, 162pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  2. Bialobrzeska (M.) & Cohen (S.) MANAGING ICTS [INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY] IN SOUTH AFRICAN SCHOOLS, a guide for school principals, 136pp., 4to., illus., paperback, South African Institute for Distance Education, Braamfontein, 2005. R150

  3. [Brock-Utne (B.) et al eds.] RESEARCHING THE LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION IN TANZANIA AND SOUTH AFRICA, 284pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  4. Bunting (I.) & Cloete (N.) DEVELOPING PERFORMANCE INDICATORS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION, a South African case study, 118pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R100

  5. [Chisholm (L.) & September (J.) eds.] GENDER EQUITY IN SOUTH AFRICAN EDUCATION, 1994-2004, perspectives from research, government and unions, conference proceedings, 159pp., paperback, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R110

Papers from the conference held in May 2004. Keynote address by Minister of Education Naledi Pandor.


  1. Chisholm (L.) et al EMERGING VOICES, a report on education in South African rural communities, 163pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R120

  2. Cosser (M.) SETTLING FOR LESS, student aspirations and higher education, 100pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2004. R120

Council on Higher Education (CHE)

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2003-2004, 92pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  2. __________ ENHANCING THE CONTRIBUTION OF DISTANCE HIGHER EDUCATION IN SOUTH AFRICA, report of an investigation led by the South African Institute for Distance Education, 214pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R225

  3. __________ HIGHER EDUCATION & DEVELOPMENT, reflecting on the challenges, October 2004, 86pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R50

  4. Gillard (E.) CONSIDERATIONS ON THE DESIGNATION AND NOMENCLATURE OF HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS, 83pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  5. Hall (M.) et al THE GOVERNANCE OF MERGER IN SOUTH AFRICAN HIGHER EDUCATION, 201pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R225

  6. [Lange (L.) et al comps.] THE STATE OF THE PROVISION OF THE MBA IN SOUTH AFRICA, 158pp., 4to., paperback, Higher Education Monitor No. 2, Pretoria, 2004. R225

  7. [Segal (N.) convenor] PROMOTING GOOD GOVERNANCE IN SOUTH AFRICAN HIGHER EDUCATION, Council on Higher Education Governance Task Team policy report, 50pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2002. R95

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Department of Education

  1. __________ EDUCATION BUDGET VOTE SPEECHES, 2004-2005, 168pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R150

  2. __________ EDUCATION STATISTICS, in South Africa at a glance in 2002, 47pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  3. __________ SEVENTH REPORT ON THE PROVINCES TO THE PRESIDENT FROM THE MINISTER OF EDUCATION, December 2002, 51pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2002. R95

  4. __________ THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NATIONAL HIGHER EDUCATION INFORMATION AND APPLICATIONS SERVICE, for South Africa, 81pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R125

  5. __________ THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HIGHER EDUCATION IN MPUMALANGA, report of the working group to the Minister of Education, 42pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2002. R95

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  1. Fiske (E.) & Ladd (H.) ELUSIVE EQUITY, education reform in post-apartheid South Africa, 269pp., map, paperback, Washington D.C. & Cape Town, 2005. R180

  2. Heysteck (J.) et al HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT IN EDUCATION, 161pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R215

  3. Howie (S) et al INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES, in South African secondary schools, 114pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  4. [Landsberg (E.) et al eds.] ADDRESSING BARRIERS TO LEARNING, a South African perspective, 491pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R270

  5. Mabizela (M.) THE BUSINESS OF HIGHER EDUCATION, a study of public-private partnerships in the provision of Higher Education in South Africa, 97pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  6. MacEwen (M.) et al EMPLOYMENT EQUITY IN THE HIGHER EDUCATION SECTOR, a study of transformation in the Western Cape, 241pp., paperback, Centre for International and Comparative Labour and Social Security Law, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, 2005. R200

  7. McKinney (C.) TEXTBOOKS FOR DIVERSE LEARNERS, a critical analysis of learning materials used in South African schools, 51pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R80

  8. [Nelson (D.) ed.] THE A-Z OF CAREERS, the South African career encyclopedia 2004/2005, 446pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R140

  9. Phurutse (M.) FACTORS AFFECTING TEACHING AND LEARNING IN SOUTH AFRICAN PUBLIC SCHOOLS, 20pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R50

  10. Simkins (C.) & Paterson (A.) LEARNER PERFORMANCE IN SOUTH AFRICA, social and economic determinants of success in language and mathematics, 76pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  11. [Singh (M.) & McKay (V.) eds.] ENHANCING ADULT BASIC LEARNING, training educators and unlocking the potential of distance and open learning, 398pp., paperback, Pretoria & Hamburg, 2004. R195

  12. Youth Development Network EXPLORING THE INTEGRATION OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION IN FORMAL AND NON-FORMAL CURRICULA, a survey of the provision of entrepreneurship education in selected southern African countries, 63pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - HIV/AIDS

  1. __________ FACING THE FUTURE TOGETHER, report of the United Nations Secretary-General's task force on women, girls and HIV/AIDS in southern Africa, 55pp., 4to., illus., spiralbound paperback, no place, no date. R125

  2. __________ HIV & AIDS IN YOUR SCHOOL, what parents need to know, 28pp., illus., paperback, Department of Education, Pretoria, 2003. R60

  3. __________ HIV AND AIDS PREVENTATIVE EDUCATION, a training programme for teacher educators in sub-saharan Africa, 156pp., 4to., paperback, UNESCO, Windhoek, 2004. R175

  4. __________ HIV/AIDS & THE MEDIA, journal, 21 + 21pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Media Institute of Southern Africa, Windhoek, 2004. R95

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ REPORT ON THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL SYMPOSUIM ON LEADERSHIP FOR RESULTS, towards accelerating implementation of the national response to HIV and AIDS pandemic, 216pp., map, colour illus., paperback, Maseru, 2004. R150

  2. Cameron (E.) WITNESS TO AIDS, with contributions by Nathan Geffen, 238pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

The autobiography of Edwin Cameron who is a Supreme Court of Appeal judge and is HIV positive.


  1. Deacon (H.) et al UNDERSTANDING HIV/AIDS STIGMA, a theoretical and methodological analysis, 104pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  2. Friedman (S.) & Mottiar (S.) A MORAL TO THE TALE, the Treatment Action Campaign and the politics of HIV/AIDS, 29pp., 4to., paperback, Centre for Civil Society, Research Report No. 27, Durban, 2004. R75

  3. Haihambo (C.) et al AN ASSESSMENT OF SERVICES PROVIDED TO CHILDREN AFFECTED AND INFECTED BY HIV/AIDS IN WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA, 75pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R150

  4. Hall (E.) et al POTENTIAL ATTRITION IN EDUCATION, the impact of job satisfaction, morale, workload and HIV/AIDS, 33pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R30

Health Economics & HIV/AIDS Research Division (HEARD), University of Natal, Durban

  1. __________ ANNUAL REVIEW 2003, 59pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Durban, 2003. R95

  2. __________ ANNUAL REVIEW 2004, 54pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R95

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  1. [Heywood (M.) ed.] FROM DISASTER TO DEVELOPMENT?, HIV and AIDS in southern Africa, 304pp., paperback, Development Update, Vol. 5 No. 3, Interfund, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

  2. [Karim (S.) & Karim (Q.) eds.] HIV/AIDS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 592pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R400

  3. [Kimaryo (S.) et al eds.] TURNING A CRISIS INTO AN OPPORTUNITY, strategies for scaling up the national response to the HIV/AIDS pandemic in Lesotho, 300pp., paperback, Maseru & New Rochelle, 2004. R150

  4. Levin (A.) AIDSAFARI, a memoir of my journey with Aids, 230pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  5. Otaala (B.) et al 20 TOUGH QUESTIONS TEENAGERS ASK ABOUT HIV/AIDS, and 20 tough answers, 50pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R75

  6. [Pharoah (R.) ed.] A GENERATION AT RISK?, HIV/AIDS, vulnerable children and security in Southern Africa, 122pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 109, Institute for Security Studies, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  7. Rehle (T.) et al HIV POSITIVE EDUCATORS IN SOUTH AFRICAN PUBLIC SCHOOLS, predictions for prophylaxis and antiretroviral therapy, 48pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R75

  8. [Shisana (O.) et al eds.] THE HEALTH OF OUR EDUCATORS, a focus on HIV/AIDS in South African public schools, 175pp., 4to., maps, paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  9. Shishana (O.) et al HIV RISK EXPOSURE AMONG YOUNG CHILDREN, a study of 2-9 year olds served by public health facilities in the Free State, South Africa, 94pp., 4to., paperback, Research Monograph, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  10. Simbayi (L.) et al WORKPLACE POLICIES IN PUBLIC EDUCATION, a review focusing on HIV/AIDS, 158pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

Soul City

  1. Goldstein (S.) et al THE CHOOSE LIFE CAMPAIGN, evaluation report, 40pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, (2002). R75

  2. [Goldstein (S.) et al comp.] GRADE 9 LIFESKILLS EVALUATION REPORT, 28pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, (2001). R75

  3. [Ramafoko (L.) et al] EVALUATION OF SOUL CITY SERIES 5, focusing on the distribution and use of booklets, 23pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2002. R75

  4. [Scheepers (E.) & Goldstein (S.) comp.] IMPACT EVALUATION - AIDS, series 4, 29pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, (2000). R75

  5. __________ MULTI-MEDIA AUDIENCE RECEPTION, Series 4, 32pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2000. R75

  6. Scheepers (E.) et al SOCIAL CHANGE, the Soul City communication experience, 48pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2001. R75

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  1. [Steinitz (L.) et al eds.] HOME BASED FAMILY-CARE IN NAMIBIA, a practical manual for trained volunteers, 68pp., 4to., paperback, Second edition, Namibian Catholic Bishops Conference, Catholic AIDS Action, Windhoek, (2000) 2001. R125

  2. [Strand (P.) & Chirambo (K.) eds.] HIV/AIDS AND DEMOCRATIC GOVERNANCE IN SOUTH AFRICA, illustrating the impact on electoral processes, 204pp., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  3. van Dyk (A.) HIV/AIDS, care and counselling, a multidisciplinary approach, 394pp., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1999) 2005. R216

  4. Vegter (O.) WHITNEY'S KISS, 87pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R70

A novel used in schools as part of an HIV/AIDS prevention and education program.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - LANGUAGE & LITERARY STUDIES

  1. Attwell (D.) REWRITING MODERNITY, studies in black South African literary history, 236pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R165

  2. Breuer (R.) STELLENBOSCH WRITERS, Stellenbosch authors of books, 311pp., illus., hardback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R282

Centre for Advanced Studies of African Society (CASAS), Cape Town

  1. [Brock-Utne (B.) & Hopson (R.) eds.] LANGUAGES OF INSTRUCTION FOR AFRICAN EMANCIPATION, focus on postcolonial contexts and considerations, 257pp., paperback, Book Series No. 39, Cape Town & Dar es Salaam, 2005. R125

  2. Edith (B.) et al L'ORTHOGRAPHE HARMONISÉE DES LANGUES GBE DU GHANA, DU TOGO, DU BENIN ET DU NIGERIA, 31pp., paperback, Mongraph Series No. 43, Cape Town, 2005. R60

  3. Idiata (D.) LES LANGUES DU GABON:, données en vue d'une classification fondée sur le critere d'intercompréhension, 12pp., paperback, Notes and Records No. 20, Cape Town, 2005. R30

  4. Mathebula (E.) AHINTIRHO WA YONA, (XitSonga), 116pp., paperback, Monograph No. 42, Cape Town, 2005. R70

  5. Miti (L.) KAPHUNZISILO NA KAPHUNZILILO KA MASAMU, 60pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 41, Cape Town, 2005. R75

  6. Nikiema (N.) et al ORTHOGRAPHE STANDARD ET HARMONISEE DES LANGUES GUR, 20pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 44, Cape Town, 2005. R60

  7. [Prah (K.) ed.] REFLECTIONS ON ARAB-LED SLAVERY OF AFRICANS, 233pp., paperback, Book Series No. 35, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  8. Rikhotso (S.) & Mawele (R.) RIRIMI RERHU, giredi ya nkaye, 22pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 36, Cape Town, (2005). R60

  9. Simango (S.) KUPILILANA KHUMAMANGA DZIKO, wolemba ndi, 30pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 34, Cape Town, 2005. R60

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  1. [Chetty (R.) & Piciucco (P.) eds.] INDIAS ABROAD, the diaspora writes back, 200pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R156

Includes "Exile and Return in Farida Karodia's 'Other Secrets'" by Rajendra Chetty and "The Performance of Post-colonial writing: an analysis of Imraan Coovadia's 'The Wedding'" by Betty Govinden.


  1. [Cullinan (P.) comp.] IMAGINATIVE TRESPASSER, letters between Bessie Head, Patrick and Wendy Cullinan 1963-1977, with a personal memoir, 268pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg & Trenton, 2005. R170

Dictionaries, Phrase Books & Grammars

  1. [du Plessis (M.) et al eds.] PHAROS AFRIKAANS-ENGELS/ENGLISH-AFRIKAANS DICTIONARY, 1552pp., 4to., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R450

  2. Halme (R.) A TONAL GRAMMAR OF KWANYAMA, 299pp., paperback, Namibian African Studies Vol. 8, Cologne, 2004. R195

  3. Kilian-Hatz (C.) & Brenzinger (M.) KHWE DICTIONARY, with a supplement on Khwe place-names of west Caprivi, 431pp., paperback, Namibian African Studies Vol. 7, Cologne, 2003. R195

  4. Legére (K.) & Munganda (R.) THIMBUKUSHU - THIHINGIRISHA, MANANDORANDATHANA GHOTHIKUHONGA, English-Thimbukushu, subject glossaries, 146pp., paperback, Upgrading African Languages Project, Windhoek, 2004. R95

  5. Oshikwanyama Curriculum Committee OSHIKWANYAMA, omushangelo 3, orthography 3, 87pp., paperback, Upgrading African Languages Project, Windhoek, 2004. R95

This edition comes 28 years after the second revised edition, Kwanyama Orthography 2 of 1980 by W. Zimmerman and G. Taapopi.


  1. Oshindonga Curriculum Committee OSHINDONGA, omunyolelo 3, orthography 3, 99pp., paperback, Upgrading African Languages Project, Windhoek, 2004. R95

This edition comes 28 years after the second revised edition Ndonga Orthography 2 of 1975 by J. Viljoen and P. Amakali.


  1. Rumanyo Curriculum Committee RUMANYO, ntjangitito 2, orthography 2, 65pp., paperback, Upgrading African Languages Project, Windhoek, 2004. R95

Revised edition of Gciriku Orthography 1 published in 1988 by J. Kloppers and K. Shiyaka.


  1. Viljoen (J.) et al OSHINDONGA/ENGLISH-ENGLISH/OSHINDONGA, embwiitya/ dictionary, 108pp., paperback, Reprint, Windhoek, (1984) 2004. R95

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  1. Gardiner (M.) SOUTH AFRICAN LITERARY MAGAZINES 1956-1978, 49pp., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2005. R80

Includes "The Purple Renoster", "The Classic", "New Coin" and many others.


  1. Gray (S.) INDABA, interviews with African writers, 222pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R120

A collection of interviews with Jeremy Cronin, Nuruddin Farah, Sipho Sepamla, Fatima Dike and many more.


  1. [Ibrahim (H.) ed.] EMERGING PERSPECTIVES ON BESSIE HEAD, 222pp., paperback, Trenton, 2004. R200

Contributors include Keiko Kusunose, Isabel Balseiro, Leloba Molema and Desiree Lewis.


  1. Killam (D.) LITERATURE OF AFRICA, 204pp., hardback, Westport & London, 2004. R405

Includes essays on Nadine Gordimer, Alex La Guma, Alan Paton & Bessie Head.


  1. Lawrence (J.) HOCUS-POCUS, an A-Z of reduplicative words and phrases, 163pp., hardback, d.w., Second edition, Cape Town, (2003) 2005. R100

  2. Lindfors (B.) RECOVERING LETTERS, DISCOVERING NUMBERS, literary & statistical studies, 190pp., paperback, Trenton, 2004. R220

Some of the writers discussed include Dennis Brutus, Sarah Gertrude Millin and J.M. Coetzee.


  1. McLuckie (C.) & Tyner (R.) ARTHUR NORTJE, poet and South African, new critical and contextual essays, 162pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R150

  2. Mokadi (A.) NARRATIVE AS CREATIVE HISTORY, the 1976 Soweto uprising as depicted in Black African novels, 151pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R155

  3. Mphahlele (E.) ES'KIA CONTINUED, literary appreciation, education, African humanism & culture, social consciousness, 438pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R200

Collection of essays written by Es'kia Mphahlele from 1960-2004.


  1. O'Brien (S.) & Schatteman (R.) VOICES FROM THE CONTINENT, a curriculum guide to selected southern African literature, 222pp., 4to., paperback, Trenton, 2005. R240

A guide for college and high school teachers to six novels: "Nervous Conditions" by Tsitsi Dangarembja, "When Rain Clouds Gather" by Bessie Head, "Fools and Other Stories" by Njabulo Ndebele, "Six Feet of the Country" by Nadine Gordimer and "Mother to Mother" by Sindiwe Magona.


  1. Publishers' Association of South Africa THE PASA DIRECTORY 2005, 136pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

  2. [Spies (L.) & Malan (L.) comp.] 'N SKRYWER BY SONSOPKOMS, Hennie Aucamp 70, 186pp., illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2004. R210

Contributors include Daniel Hugo, Ina Roussseau and Johann de Lange.


  1. [Stewart (D.) comp.] WISDOM FROM AFRICA, a collection of proverbs, 159pp., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  2. Stewart (J.) STEWART'S QUOTABLE AFRICAN WOMEN, 232pp., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R140

  3. Uledi-Kamanga (B.) CRACKS IN THE WALL, Nadine Gordimer's fiction and the irony of apartheid, 219pp., paperback, Trenton, 2002. R200

  4. Vambe (M.) AFRICAN ORAL STORY-TELLING TRADITION, and the Zimbabwean novel in English, 130pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R95

  5. [Wright (D.) ed.] EMERGING PERSEPCTIVES ON NURUDDIN FARAH, 768pp., paperback, Trenton, 2002. R280

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - MOZAMBIQUE

  1. __________ CONSTITUIÇÃO DE REPÚBLICA, 131pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R150

  2. __________ DOSSIER DA III REUNIÃO NACIONAL DOS MUNICÍPIOS, 539pp., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R195

  3. __________ LEI ELEITORAL, lei no. 7/2004, introduz alterações á lei no. 3/99, de 2 de Fevereiro, relativa a eleição do Presidente da República e a eleição dos deputados da Assembleia da República, 87pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R95

  4. __________ LEI NO 10/2004 DE 25 DE AUGUSTO, aprova a lei da família e revoga o livro IV do código civil, 127pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R95

  5. __________ OS ESPÍRITOS, aspectos pastorais, Centro de Formação de Nazaré, actas da 7a semana teológica, arquidiocese da Beira, 24-28 de Junho 2002, Moçambique, 291pp., paperback, Temas de Investigação, Maputo, (2002). R150

  6. __________ REVISTA JURIDICA, Faculdade de Direito, Setembro 2004, volume VI, 378pp., paperback, Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, 2004. R150

  7. Alves (A.) et al GUIA TURISTICO/TOURIST GUIDE, Moçambique 2004, 134pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Lisbon, 2004. R95

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. Arouca (M.) A JÓIA DE AFRICA, 175pp., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R195

Banco de Moçambique

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT/RELATÓRIO ANNUAL 2003, No. 10/Year 12, December 2003, 101 + 103pp., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R250

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT/RELATÓRIO ANNUAL 2004, No. 13/Year 13, May/2004, 4to., 93 + 92pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R250

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ MONTHLY BULLETIN/BOLETIM MENSAL DE CONJUNTURA, Year 4/No/45, February/2005, 12 + 12pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ MONTHLY BULLETIN/BOLETIM MENSAL DE CONJUNTURA, Year 4/No/43, December/2004, 14 + 14pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ MONTHLY BULLETIN/BOLETIM MENSAL DE CONJUNTURA, Year 4/No/46, March/2005, 12 + 12pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ MONTHLY BULLETIN/BOLETIM MENSAL DE CONJUNTURA, Year 4/No/44 January/2005, 13 + 14pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ MONTHLY BULLETIN/BOLETIM MENSAL DE CONJUNTURA, Year 4/No/40, September/2004, 13 + 13pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ MONTHLY BULLETIN/BOLETIM MENSAL DE CONJURA, Year 4/No/41, October/2004, 14 + 14pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ MONTHLY BULLETIN/BOLTIM MENSAL DE CONJUNTURA, Year 4/No/42, November /2004, 14 + 14pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ PREÇOS E CONJUNTURA FINANCEIRA, Ano 8-No. 27, Junho 2004, 37pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  2. __________ PREÇOS E CONJUNTURA FINANCEIRA, Ano 8-No. 28, Setembro 2004, 41pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  3. __________ STATISTICAL BULLETIN/BOLETIM ESTATISTICO, No/45/Year 12, September/2004, 47 + 47pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ STATISTICAL BULLETIN/BOLETIM ESTATISTICO, No/46/Year 12, December/2004, 48 + 48pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. Mulamula (M.) PORQUÊ DEVEMOS FIXAR OS PREÇOS EM METICAIS?, occasional paper, Ano 5/No. 2, Jan/2005, 32pp., paperback, Serie: Aprendendo Ensinando No. 2, Maputo, 2005. R150

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  1. Berti (M.) & Arif (M.) CONSERVAÇÃO DOS ANTIGOS EDIFÍCIOS DE PEDRA CORAL, dois casos ao longo da costa Moçambicana, 30pp., illus., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R95

  2. Bouguerra (M.) AS BATALHAS DA ÁGUA, por um bem comum da humanidade, 252pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

Originally published in France in 2003 as "Les Batailles de l'Eau, pour un bien commun de l'humanite".


  1. Bucuane (J.) EPICENTRO, [poetry], 143pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R95

  2. __________ SAL DA TERRA, histórias do nosso chão, 63pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R95

  3. Buur (L.) & Kyed (H.) STATE RECOGNITION OF TRADITIONAL AUTHORITY IN MOZAMBIQUE, the nexus of community representation and state assistance, 30pp., paperback, Discussion Paper 28, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, 2005. R70

  4. Casimiro (I.) "PAZ NA TERRA, GUERRA EM CASA", feminismo e organizações de mulheres em Moçambique, 297pp., paperback, Colecção Identidades 27, Maputo, 2004. R150

  5. [Cassamo (S.) et al eds.] POBREZA E BEM-ESTAR EM MOÇAMBIQUE, primeira avaliação nacional (1996-97), 437pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 1998. R150

  6. Cezerilo (L.) A GEOMETRIA DAS METÁFORAS, [poetry], 101pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R95

  7. __________ OBRA POETICA DE JOSÉ CRAVEIRINHA E EDUARDO WHITE, utopia e liberdade no horizonte do possível, 414pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  8. [Cezerilo (L.) ed.] ARMANDO GUEBUZA, um pouco de si, fotobiografia, 152pp., b/w & colour illus., 4to., hardback, Maputo, 2004. R295

  9. Chacachama (M.) et al DIREITOS HUMANOS, guia de apoio a cursos de formação, 367pp., illus., paperback, Luanda, 1999. R295

  10. Chirongo (D.) XIDAMBANE, um pequeno africano vítima das cheias, romance, 114pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

  11. Chissano (J.) BALANÇO DOS DEZOITO ANOS DE GOVERNAÇÃO DE SUA EXCIA O PRESIDENTE DA REPÚBLICA, JOAQUIM ALBERTO CHISSANO, 49pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  12. Chissano (M.) COM MOÇAMBIQUE NO CORACAO, 118pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R295

  13. Chivangue (A.) A FEBRE DOS DEUSES, contos, 66pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

  14. Coelho (J.) AS VISITAS DO DR. VALDEZ, romance, 222pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

  15. __________ SETENTRIAO, estorias, 214pp., paperback, Indicos Indícios I, Maputo, 2005. R195

  16. Comissão Interministerial da Reforma do Sector Público ESTRATÉGIA GLOBAL DA REFORMA DO SECTOR PÚBLICO, 2001-2011, 105pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, n.d.. R95

  17. Cordeiro (F.) POEMAS, 31pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R85

  18. Couto (M.) PENSATEMPOS, textos de opinião, 157pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  19. [Couto (M.) ed.] ILHA DA INHACA, mitos e lendas na gestão tradicional dos recursos naturais, 36pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, oblong 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2001. R125

  20. Craveirinha (J.) POEMAS ERÓTICOS, 95pp., paperback, Maputo & Lisbon, 2004. R195

  21. Cruz (A.) RIA...COM GOZAÇÃO & PIRIPIRI, compilação, antologia de anedotas, 90pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  22. da Silva (C.) NYEMBÊTE, ou as cores da lágrima, romance, 258pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

  23. [de Quadros (M.) ed.] MANUAL DE DIREITO DA TERRA, 162pp., paperback, Centro de Formaçáo Jurídica e Judiciária, Maputo, 2004. R150

  24. de Vasconcelos (L.) A NONA PATA DA ARANHA, e outros contos, 63pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R95

  25. Duma (C.) VERDADEIRA CONFISSÃO, poesia, 54pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R95

  26. Fernandes (J.) GERACAO AFRICANA, arquitectura cidades em Angola e Mocambique, 1925-1975, 118pp., illus., maps, 4to., paperback, Lisbon, 2002. R300

  27. Ferrão (I.) AMAR SOBRE UN LEITO DE PRECONCEITOS, 180pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  28. [Ferreira (M.) et al eds.] DIRECTÓRIO COMERCIAL DE MOÇAMBIQUE, 2005, 302pp., 4to., maps, paperback, Maputo, 2005. R250

  29. Forjaz (J.) ARQUITECTURA, AMBIENTE E SOBREVIVÊNCIA, 79pp., colour illus., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  30. Fumo (G.) & Magane (I.) CÓDIGO DO IVA COMENTADO, 263pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  31. Granjo (P.) LOBOLO EM MAPUTO, um velho idioma para novas vivências conjugais, 95pp., illus., paperback, Porto, 2005. R295

  32. [Granry (E.) ed.] OS BOIS PARO OS BOYS, ou como a gente vive no sul do rio Save, 83pp., paperback, Ministério da Agricultura e Desenvolvimento Rural, Direccao Nacional de Pecuaria, Maputo, 2005. R95

  33. Higdon (D.) et al ROLE PLAY, workshop Maputo, 24pp., illus., 4to., paperback, Faculdade de Arquitectura e Planeamento Fisico, Maputo, 2004. R50

Text in English and Portuguese.


Instituto Nacional de Estatística

  1. __________ ACTUALIZAÇÃO DAS PROJEACÇÓES DA POPULAÇÃO POR PROVINCIA, 1997-2015, 104pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  2. __________ ESTATÍSTICAS E INDICADORES SOCIAIS, Moçambique 1992-2000, 59pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R195

  3. __________ INDICE DE PREÇOS NO CONSUMIDOR, Moçambique 2003, 51pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  4. __________ QUANTO?, estatísticas básicas de Moçambique, 2003, 69pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R95

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  1. [Jóse (A.) ed.] COLECTÂNEA DE LEGISLAÇÃO DO TRABALHO, 273pp., paperback, Centro de Formação Jurídica e Judiciária, Colectâneas de Legislação 3, Maputo, 2005. R150

  2. Kuimba (J.) CHICO NDAENDA, e outros contos, 111pp., paperback, Maputo, 1999. R95

  3. Langa (F.) UMA JIBÓIA NO CONGELADOR, 75pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R95

  4. Langa (H.) LUZES DO ENCANTAMENTO, 116pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R95

  5. Letellier (P.) & Bertrand (J.) text and Basto (L.) photo. MAPUTO, voyage au Mozambique, 95pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Paris, 2005. R250

Text in French and Portuguese.


  1. Lopes (A.) THE BATTLE OF THE LANGUAGES, perspectives on applied linguistics in Mozambique, 236 + 252pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R250

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. Lopes (F.) et al CÓDIGO COMERCIAL, e legislação complementar, 272pp., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R195

  2. Mabunda (M.) AS OVELHAS DA MINHA ALDEIA, cronicas, 138pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R150

  3. Macamo (E.) A LEITURA SOCIOLÓGICA, um manual introdutório, 303pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R150

  4. Machado (E.) SONHO DE SAMOHA, 61pp., paperback, Maputo, 2002. R195

  5. Mahwayi (Z.) CONTOS E POEMAS, minkaringani ni svithokozelo, 228pp., paperback, Colecção Identidades 25, Maputo, 2003. R150

  6. Mário (T.) NEGOCIAÇÕES DE PAZ DE MOÇAMBIQUE, crónica dos dias de Roma, 210pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  7. Martins (A.) TEORIAS E PRÁTICAS DE ANÁLISE DA NARRATIVA, as mitologias apocalípticas e "Ualalapi", de Ungulani Ba Ka Khosa, 89pp., paperback, Colecção Identidades 28, Maputo, 2004. R95

  8. Martins (B.) GRITOS DO ÍNDICO, [poetry], 57pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R75

  9. Massingarela (C.) et al POBREZA E BEM-ESTAR EM MOÇAMBIQUE, segunda avaliação nacional, 62pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

  10. Matusse (R.) GUEBUZA, a paixão pela terra, 234pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R185

  11. Mazula (B.) ÉTICA, EDUCAÇÃO E CRIAÇÃO DA RIQUEZA, uma reflexão epistemológica, 160pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  12. [Mazula (B.) ed.] MOZAMBIQUE, ten years of peace, 519pp., paperback, Centre for Studies in Democracy and Development, Maputo, 2004. R150

  13. Meneses (M.) O ACHEULENSE NO SUL DE MOÇAMBIQUE, novas abordagens metodólogicas, 507pp., illus., maps, paperback, Colecção Identidades 26, Maputo, 2004. R150

  14. [Miguel (A.) ed.] MARRABENTAR, vozes de Moçambique, 197pp., illus., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

Biographies of modern Mozambican musicians.


  1. Ministério da Agricultura e Desenvolvimento Rural LEGISLAÇÃO DO SECTOR AGRÁRIO, 377pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  2. Ministerio do Trabalho BOLETIM DE ESTATÍSTICAS DO TRABALHO, 2004, 24pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R95

  3. Muianga (A.) MELEDINA, (ou a história duma prostituta), 137pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

  4. Mutaquiha (J.) O PASSADO NO PRESENTE, recordação de uma juventude [romance], 295pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

  5. Ngunga (A.) INTRODUÇAÕ Á LINGUÍSTICA BANTU, 239pp., maps, paperback, Maputo, 2004. R150

  6. Noormahomed (E.) CISTICERCOSIS Y OTROS PARASITISMOS EN LA POBLACIÓN DE MAPUTO (MOÇAMBIQUE), 150pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R295

  7. Nordine (A.) DO LADO DA ALA-B, [poetry], 64pp., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R95

  8. [Ouana (M.) et al eds.] BIOTECHNOLOGY, and food security in Mozambique, 133 + 129pp., colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R225

Text in English and Portuguese. Collection of papers given at a workshop about genetically modified organisms organized by ActionAid in Maputo 2003.


  1. Panguana (M.) OS OSSOS DE NGUNGUNHANA, estórias, 138pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

  2. Raivoso (I.) ESTATUTO E PERSPECTIVA DO NARRADOR EM MIA COUTO, 117pp., paperback, Colecção Identidades 29, Maputo, 2005. R150

  3. Rocha (I.) A IMPRENSA DE MOÇAMBIQUE, historia e catalogo (1854-1975), 435pp., paperback, Lisbon, 2000. R365

  4. Rolletta (P.) et al CAPULANAS & LENÇOS, capulanas & kerchiefs, 54pp., spiralbound, hardback covered with material, Maputo, 2004. R250

Capulana is a length of colourful material used in Mozambique as a skirt, scarf or to carry a baby.


  1. [Santos (B.) & Silva (T.) eds.] MOÇAMBIQUE E A REINVENÇÃO DA EMANCIPAÇÃO SOCIAL, 282pp., paperback, Centro Formação Jurídica e Judiciária, Direito em Sociedade 1, Maputo, 2004. R195

  2. Scliar (M.) et al PENSANDO IGUAL, 64pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R95

  3. Sechene (S.) POEMAS DE AMOR PARA TI, 61pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

  4. Serra (C.) CIÊNCIAS, CIENTISTAS E INVESTIGAÇÃO, (manifesto do reencantamento social), 128pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R95

  5. [Serra (C.) ed.] COLECTÂNEA DE LEGISLAÇÃO SOBRE A TERRA, 276pp., paperback, Centro de Formação Jurídica e Judiciária, Colectâneas de Legislação 2, Maputo, 2004. R150

  6. Simbe (D.) DICIONÁRIO, Chisena-Português, 360pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  7. Son (E.) SURVIVAL GUIDE MAPUTO, 115pp., map, 4to., paperback, New edition, Maputo, 2005. R195

  8. Tembe (C.) A QUESTÃO PALESTINIANA E A COMUNIDADE INTERNACIONAL, uma retrospectiava 1879-1991, 295pp., paperback, Matola, 2003. R295

  9. Tovela (Z.) & José (A.) KING, Reverendo Martin Luther King Jr., apóstolo da não-violência, 137pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  10. Veiga (S.) O CÂNTICO DA GALINHA DO MATO, romance, 182pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  11. Waty (T.) CLAUSULAS CONTRATUAIS GERAIS E BANCA, 44pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R150

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - NAMIBIA

  1. Becker (B.) SPEAKING OUT, Namibians share their perspectives on independence, 204pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  2. Boer (M.) & Sherbourne (R.) MANAGING DIAMOND DEPENDENCY, should Namibia risk more to gain more?, 73pp., paperback, Research Report No. 6, Institute for Public Policy Research, Windhoek, 2004. R95

  3. Bravenboer (B.) WINDHOEK, capital of Namibia, 397pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R395

  4. Conradie (F.) EINFÜHRUNG IN DEN SÜDLICHEN STERNENHIMMEL, 120pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R160

  5. de Kok (H.) IN DIE NOOD, 'sangoma' in die bos, 118pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, (2005). R85

  6. Hopwood (G.) GUIDE TO NAMIBIAN POLITICS, 304pp., illus., map, paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R250

Labour Resource and Research Institute

  1. __________ THE NAMIBIAN WAGE BARGAINING REPORT, 2004, 27pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  2. __________ THE NEW LABOUR ACT, a practical guide, 86pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R250

  3. [Jauch (H.) comp.] NAMIBIA'S AFFIRMATIVE ACTION IN EMPLOYMENT, an assessment 2000-2004, 104pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R195

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  1. LeBeau (D.) DEALING WITH DISORDER, traditional and western medicine in Katutura (Namibia), 301pp., illus., map, paperback, Namibian African Studies Vol. 6, Cologne, 2003. R195

Legal Assistance Centre, Windhoek

  1. __________ A PLACE WE WANT TO CALL OUR OWN, a study on land tenure policy and securing housing rights in Namibia, 99pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R250

  2. Hubbard (D.) & Ramsbotham (D.) ADVOCACY IN ACTION, a guide to influencing decision-making in Namibia, 336pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R250

  3. Hubbard (D.) & Rimmer (A.) GUIDE TO THE COMBATING OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACT 4 OF 2003, 73pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R195

  4. __________ SUMMARY OF THE COMBATING OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACT 4 OF 2003, 48pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R75

____________

  1. Lenssen (H.) CHRONIK VON DEUTSCH-SUDWESTAFRIKA, 1883-1915, eine kurzgefabte Aufzählung geschichtlicher Ereignisse aus der Deutschen Kolonialzeit von 1883-1915, 276pp., illus., paperback, Eighth edition, Windhoek, (1953) 2005. R195

  2. [Leys (C.) & Bronn (S.) comp.] HISTORIES OF NAMIBIA, living through the liberation struggle, 165pp., map, paperback, London, 2005. R175

Media Institute of Southern Africa

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2004, 48pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R75

  2. __________ LICENSING & ACCREDITATION, the threat to media freedom in the SADC region, analysis & commentary on the SADC protocol on culture, information and sport, 2001, 82pp., paperback, Windhoek, (2001). R75

  3. __________ OPEN THE WAVES, campaign for broadcast diversity, 18 + 18pp., 8 + 8pp., 6 + 6pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2003. R195

Text in English & Portuguese.


  1. __________ SO THIS IS DEMOCRACY?, report on the state of media freedom in southern Africa 2004, 201pp., map, paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  2. Libongani (E.) SOUTHERN AFRICAN MEDIA DIRECTORY, 2004/5, 136pp., maps, paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

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Namibia Institute for Democracy

  1. Hunter (J.) ON THE RECORD, political party representatives challenged, part 1: political platforms, 322pp., 4to., paperback, Analyses and Views 3, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  2. Sherbourne (R.) ON THE RECORD, political party representatives challenged, part 2: economic programmes, 11pp., 4to., paperback, Analyses and Opinion 4, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  3. [van Rooyen (J.) comp.] NAMIBIAN LABOUR LEXICON, volume 2, The Labour Act, 2004 A-Z, a guide to the understanding and application of the new Labour Law, 206pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R195

____________

Namibian Economic Policy Research Unit (NEPRU)

  1. Fjeldstad (O.) et al BUDGETARY PROCESSES AND ECONOMIC GOVERNANCE IN SOUTHERN AND EASTERN AFRICA, literature review, 39pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 95, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  2. Hahn (K.) TOWARDS A SADC AREA OF HIGHER EDUCATION, 41pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 30, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  3. Hansohm (D.) RESEARCH AND POLICY MAKING IN NAMIBIA, 21pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 99, Windhoek, 2005. R125

  4. Hansohm (D.) & Naimhwaka (E.) POLICY RESEARCH NETWORKS AND POLICY MAKING IN AFRICA, 21pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 100, Windhoek, 2005. R125

  5. [Hansohm (D.) et al eds.] MONITORING REGIONAL INTEGRATION IN SOUTHERN AFRICA YEARBOOK, volume 4 (2004), 241pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  6. Meyn (M.) "NAMIBIANISATION", EXPORTS AND DOMESTIC VALUE IN THE NAMIBIAN FISHING INDUSTRY, chances and risks of including fisheries into a free trade agreement with the EU, 66pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 33, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  7. Ndulo (M.) et al TRADE REFORM IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, 108pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 31, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  8. Oyugi (L.) THE BUDGET PROCESS AND ECONOMIC GOVERNANCE IN KENYA, 20pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 98, Windhoek, 2005. R125

  9. Stork (C.) & Masarakufa (A.) NATIONAL INTEGRITY & SERVICE DELIVERY SURVEY 2003, a NEPRU research report for the office of the Ombudsman, 64pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 28, Windhoek, 2004. R150

  10. Stork (C.) et al NATIONAL INTEGRITY & SERVICE DELIVERY SURVEY 2004, a NEPRU research report for the office of the Ombudsman, 40pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 29, Windhoek, 2004. R150

  11. __________ SMALL BUSINESS IMPACT ASSESSMENT 2003, for the Joint Consultative Committee, 72pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 27, Windhoek, 2004. R150

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National Planning Commission

  1. __________ NATIONAL ACCOUNTS, 1993-2001, 33pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2002. R125

  2. __________ NATIONAL ACCOUNTS, 1995-2003, 33pp., 4to., paperback, Central Bureau of Statistics, Windhoek, 2004. R125

____________

  1. Pesch (L.) & Murray (G.) OMARURU, once upon a time, 21pp., illus., paperback, (Windhoek), (2003). R150

  2. Rothmann (S.) JOURNEY THROUGH NORTH-WESTERN NAMIBIA, a photo companion to the attractions of the Kunene and Damaraland regions, 129pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, paperback, Reprint, Swakopmund, (2003) 2005. R195

  3. Scherz (E.) SÜDWESTAFRIKA JAHRESBERICHTE, 1962-1979, Namibia, 149pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Reprint, Basel, (1982) 2004. R200

  4. Schoeman (A.) text & Kohl (H.) photo. KOLMANSKOP, past and present, 119pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Windhoek & Gottingen, 2004. R320

  5. Southern African Development Community Parliamentary Forum ELECTION OBSERVATION MISSION REPORT, Namibia 2004, 38pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R175

  6. [Sumaila (U.) et al eds.] NAMIBIA'S FISHERIES, ecological, economic and social aspects, 359pp., maps, paperback, Delft, 2004. R320

  7. [van der Merwe (P.) comp.] AGRICOLA, 2004, 64pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Rural Development, Windhoek, 2004. R95

  8. Vogt (A.) NATIONAL MONUMENTS IN NAMIBIA, an inventory of proclaimed national monuments in the Republic of Namibia, 252pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R350

  9. von Koenen (H. & E.) DAS ALTE KAOKOLAND, 159pp., 4to., colour illus., map, hardback, Göttingen & Windhoek, 2004. R395

Includes CD-ROM.


  1. Wucher (H.) GÄSTEFARM, Afrika einmal anders, 136pp., illus, map, paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R140

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - NATURAL HISTORY & ECOLOGY

  1. __________ NATIONAL ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS OF SOUTH AFRICA 2003/2004 ANNUAL REPORT, 25pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R60

  2. Bailey (A.) DWELLERS IN EDEN, a day in the African wild, 175pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R300

  3. Baillie (A.) LEAVING A GREENING LEGACY, guidelines for ever greening, 76pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, no date. R95

  4. Baillie (A.) et al LEAVING A GREENING LEGACY, thousands are doing their bit. Are you?, 40pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, no date. R75

  5. [Balkwill (K.) et al eds.] SAPPI TREE SPOTTING, lifer list, 107pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R85

  6. [Bohensky (E.) et al eds.] ECOSYSTEM SERVICES IN THE GARIEP BASIN, a contribution to the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment, prepared by the Gariep basin team of SAfMA, the Southern African Millennium Ecosystem Assessment, 152pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Stellenbosch, 2004. R345

  7. Branch (G.) et al TWO OCEANS, a guide to the marine life of southern Africa, 360pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1994) 2005. R250

  8. Burke (A.) PFLANZENFUHRER FUR DIE NORDLICHE NAMIB, 110pp., colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  9. __________ WILD FLOWERS OF THE NORTHERN NAMIB, 110pp., colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  10. Carnaby (T.) BEAT ABOUT THE BUSH, 328pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R275

Everyday questions and answers about South African mammals and birds.


  1. Coetzee (K.) CARING FOR NATURAL RANGELANDS, 129pp., oblong 4to., illus., hardback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R165

  2. Cole (D.) & Cole (N.) LITHOPS, flowering stones, 363pp., b/w & colour illus., 4to., d.w., hardback, Second edition, Johannesburg, (1988) 2005. R793

  3. Desert Research Foundation INTEGRATED DROUGHT RISK MANAGEMENT, towards a regional centre for sub-saharan Africa, 14pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R95

  4. [du Toit (J.) et al eds.] THE KRUGER EXPERIENCE, ecology and management of savanna heterogeneity, 519pp., maps, paperback, Washington D.C., 2003. R260

  5. Environmental Justice Networking Forum CAPE TO CAIRO, report on the waste management exchange programme, 20pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R50

  6. [Evett (K.) ed.] OUR COAST FOR LIFE, 256pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, (2005). R355

Documents national, individual, business, NGO and government initiatives to protect the South African coast.


  1. Gerber (A.) et al EASY IDENTIFICATION OF AQUATIC PLANTS, a guide for the identification of water plants in and around South African impoundments, 73pp., colour illus., paperback, Department of Water Affairs & Forestry, Pretoria, 2004. R175

  2. Hansford-Steele (B.) SALTWATER FLIES FOR SOUTH AFRICAN WATERS, a surf and estuary guide to fly selection, 83pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

  3. Hebbard (S.) A CLOSE-UP VIEW OF THE NAMIB, and some of its fascinating reptiles, 64pp., colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, (2004). R125

  4. Heemstra (P.) COASTAL FISHES OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 488pp., paperback, Grahamstown, 2004. R300

  5. King (D.) & Fraser (V.) MORE REEF FISHES AND NUDIBRANCHS, east and south coast of southern Africa, 136pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2002. R106

  6. Liebenberg (L.) A FIELD GUIDE TO THE ANIMAL TRACKS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 306pp., illus., maps, paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1990) 2005. R165

  7. McCallum (I.) ECOLOGICAL INTELLIGENCE, rediscovering ourselves in nature, 243pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  8. Mercer (C.) & Pervan (B.) CANNED LION HUNTING, a national disgrace, 68pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Kuruman, 2005. R50

  9. Minter (L.) ATLAS AND RED DATA BOOK OF THE FROGS OF SOUTH AFRICA, LESOTHO AND SWAZILAND, 360pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Smithsonian Institution & The Avian Demography Unit, University of Cape Town, Washington D.C. & Cape Town, 2004. R350

  10. [Nel (D.) & Whittington (P.) eds.] THE REHABILITATION OF OILED AFRICAN PENGUINS, a conservation success story, 31pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2003. R95

  11. [O'Donoghue (R.) et al eds.] SOUTHERN AFRICAN JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, Vol. 21 (2004), 191pp., paperback, Environmental Education Association of Southern Africa, Johannesburg, 2004. R240

  12. Peschak (T.) CURRENTS OF CONTRAST, life in Southern Africa's two oceans, photography by T. Peschak and C. Rojas, 200pp., 4to., colour illus., map, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R275

  13. Pickover (M.) ANIMAL RIGHTS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 210pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  14. Rothmann (S.) ALOES, aristocrats of Namibian flora, a layman's photo guide to the aloe species of Namibia, 96pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Swakopmund, 2004. R125

Text in English and German.


  1. Schoeman (P.) UIT DIE DAGBOEK VAN 'N WILDBEWAARDER, 211pp., paperback, Second edition, Pretoria, (1967) 2005. R93

  2. Seely (M.) THE NAMIB, natural history of an ancient desert, 110pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Third edition, Windhoek, (1987) 2004. R295

Share-Net

  1. [Kota (L.) comp.] SOIL CONSERVATION THROUGH INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE PRACTICES IN SWAZILAND, 15pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Howick, (1999) 2003. R50

  2. Lotz-Sisitka (H.) POSITIONING SOUTHERN AFRICAN ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION IN A CHANGING CONTEXT, 73pp., 4to., paperback, Howick, 2004. R95

  3. [Mwinuka (S.) comp.] A COLLECTION OF INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE PERSPECTIVES FROM TANZANIA, 30pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Howick, (1999) 2003. R50

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  1. Shaw (D.) et al WETLANDS OF NAMIBIA, 25pp., colour illus., paperback, Wetlands Working Group of Namibia, Windhoek, 2004. R95

Southern African Botanical Diversity Network

  1. [Braun (K.) et al comp.] SWAZILAND FLORA CHECKLIST, 113pp., 4to., maps, paperback, Report No. 27, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  2. [Burrows (J.) & Willis (C.) eds.] PLANTS OF THE NYIKA PLATEAU, an account of the vegetation of the Nyika National Parks of Malawi and Zambia, 405pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Report No. 31, Pretoria, 2005. R395

  3. Costa (E.) et al A CHECKLIST OF ANGOLA GRASSES, 25pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Report No. 28, Pretoria, 2004. R75

Test in English and Portuguese.


  1. da Silva (M.) et al A PRELIMINARY CHECKLIST OF THE VASCULAR PLANTS OF MOZAMBIQUE, 183pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Report No. 30, Pretoria, 2004. R150

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. [Izidine (S.) et al eds.] INTEGRATION OF RED DATA LIST CONCEPTS INTO THE POLICY FRAMEWORK IN MOZAMBIQUE, 21+21pp., 4to., paperback, Report No. 23, Pretoria, 2004. R75

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. Kabelo (M.) & Mafokate (D.) CHECKLIST OF BOTSWANA GRASSES, 16pp., 4to., maps, illus., paperback, Report No. 24, Pretoria & Botswana, 2004. R75

  2. Kobisi (K.) PRELIMINARY CHECKLIST OF THE PLANTS OF LESOTHO, 84pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Report No. 34, Pretoria, 2005. R125

  3. Leistner (O.) SEED PLANTS OF SOUTHERN TROPICAL AFRICA, families and genera, supplement to "Seed Plants of Southern Africa" (Leistner 2000) covering Angola, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, and Mozambique, 494pp., 4to., paperback, Report No. 26, Pretoria, 2005. R395

  4. [Mapaura (A.) & Timberlake (J.) ed.] A CHECKLIST OF ZIMBABWEAN VASCULAR PLANTS, 150pp., 4to., maps, paperback, Report No. 33, Harare & Pretoria, 2004. R150

  5. Mössmer (M.) & Willis (C.) PLANT TAXONOMIC EXPERTISE, an inventory for southern Africa, 349pp., 4to., paperback, Report No. 10, Pretoria, 2000. R195

  6. Phiri (P.) A CHECKLIST OF ZAMBIAN VASCULAR PLANTS, 169pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Report No. 32, Pretoria, 2005. R150

  7. Smith (T.) et al HERBARIA IN SABONET COUNTRIES, building botanical capacity and meeting end-user expectations, 39pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Report No. 29, Pretoria, 2004. R75

  8. Victor (J.) et al HERBARIUM ESSENTIALS, the southern African herbarium user manual, 93pp., colour illus., paperback, Report No. 25, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  9. [Willis (C.) ed.] AFRICAN BOTANIC GARDENS CONGRESS, 'partnerships and linkages', proceedings of a congress held at Durban Botanic Gardens, South Africa, 24-29 November 2002, 96 + 96pp., 4to., map, paperback, Report No. 22, Pretoria, 2004. R150

Text in English and French.


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  1. Spicer (N.) et al ACACIA HANDBOOK, growing and managing acacias in south central Africa, 144pp., illus., map, paperback, (Harare), 2005. R110

  2. Tarboton (W.) & Tarboton (M.) A FIELDGUIDE TO THE DAMSELFLIES OF SOUTH AFRICA, 95pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R150

  3. Trendler (R.) text & Chadwick (P.) photo. ATTRACTING WILDLIFE TO YOUR GARDEN IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, 144pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R170

  4. van Deventer (H.) MAYAFUDI, 98pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R115

The story of the elephant 'Mayafudi'.


  1. Van Jaarsveld (E.) & Koutnik (D.) COTYLEDON AND TYLECODON, illustrations by Elise Bodley and Lisa Strachan, 156pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Pretoria, 2004. R485

  2. Weghe (J.) FORESTS OF CENTRAL AFRICA, nature and man, 365pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, hardback, Pretoria & Tielt, 2004. R455

  3. Woodhall (S.) FIELD GUIDE TO BUTTERFLIES OF SOUTH AFRICA, 437pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R200

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - NON-TRADE TITLES

African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD), University of Durban-Westville

  1. __________ AFRICAN JOURNAL ON CONFLICT RESOLUTION, Vol. 4, No. 1, 92pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R150

  2. __________ AFRICAN JOURNAL ON CONFLICT RESOLUTION, Vol. 4, No. 2, 195pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R150

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Agenda - Empowering Women for Gender Equity

  1. [Harper (G.) ed.] AFRICAN FEMINISMS VOLUME 2.1, sexuality in Africa, 132pp., illus., paperback, No. 62, Durban, 2004. R30

  2. __________ AFRICAN FEMINISMS VOLUME 2.2, sexuality and body image, 140pp., illus., paperback, No. 63, Durban, 2005. R30

  3. __________ BEYOND BEIJING, a decade of women's rights - where to now?, 160pp., illus., paperback, No. 64, Durban, 2005. R30

  4. __________ RELIGION & SPIRITUALITY, 160pp., illus, paperback, No. 61, Durban, 2004. R30

  5. [Moolman (J.) ed.] CONTEMPORARY ACTIVISM?, 168pp., illus., paperback, No. 60, Durban, 2004. R30

  6. __________ WOMEN IN WAR, 152pp., illus., paperback, No. 59, Durban, 2004. R30

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Association for Rural Advancement (AFRA)

  1. __________ THE INVESTIGATION OF THE EFFECTS OF CONSERVATION AND TOURISM ON LAND TENURE AND OWNERSHIP PATTERNS IN KWAZULU-NATAL, 131pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2004. R195

  2. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2003/2004, 26pp., 4to., illus., paperback, 2004. R75

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  1. Basic Income Grant Coalition "BREAKING THE POVERTY TRAP", financing a basic income grant in South Africa, 70pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  2. [Bothma (T.) & Kaniki (A.) eds.] PROCEEDINGS OF THE THIRD BIENNIAL DISSANET CONFERENCE, 419pp., paperback, ProLISSA (Progress in Library and Information Science in Southern Africa), Pretoria, 2004. R185

  3. [Breth (S.) ed.] FROM SUBSISTENCE TO SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE IN AFRICA, papers from the workshop From Subsistence to Sustainable Agriculture: policies, strategies, and implementation, held in Johannesburg South Africa, 18-19 November 2002, 138pp., illus., paperback, Mexico, 2004. R125

Built Environment Support Group (University of Natal)

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2003/2004, 23pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2004. R50

  2. Fransen (J.) et al PARTNERSHIPS FOR BETTER LIVING ENVIRONMENTS, a cost-benefit and comparative analysis of the Msunduzi Municipal Service Partnership Projects, 43pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2004. R75

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  1. Ceasefire Campaign ANNUAL REPORT 2003, 38pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Johannesburg, 2003. R75

Centre for Civil Society, University of Natal, Durban

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2004, 52pp., illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R95

  2. __________ THE RASSP PEER REVIEW CONFERENCE, 28-29 August, 15pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R75

  3. Barchiesi (F.) CLASSES, MULTITUDES AND THE POLITICS OF COMMUNITY MOVEMENTS IN POST-APARTHEID SOUTH AFRICA, 41pp., 4to., paperback, Research Report No. 20, Durban, 2004. R75

  4. Bond (P.) SOUTH AFRICA'S RESURGENT URBAN SOCIAL MOVEMENTS, the case of Johannesburg, 1984, 1994, 2004, 30pp., 4to., paperback, Research Report No. 22, Durban, 2004. R75

  5. Chinsinga (B.) THE MARKET AS AN INSTRUMENT OF POLITICAL CONTROL AND EXPLOITATION, some insights from Kenya, 18pp., 4to., paperback, Research Report No. 15, Durban, 2004. R75

  6. Dwyer (P.) THE CONTENTIOUS POLITICS OF THE CONCERNED CITIZENS FORUM (CCF), 41pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 24, Durban, 2004. R95

  7. Greenberg (S.) POST-APARTHEID DEVELOPMENT, LANDLESSNESS AND THE REPRODUCTION OF EXCLUSION IN SOUTH AFRICA, 40pp., 4to., paperback, Research Report No. 17, Durban, 2004. R75

  8. __________ THE LANDLESS PEOPLE'S MOVEMENT AND THE FAILURE OF POST-APARTHEID LAND REFORM, 34pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 25, Durban, 2004. R95

  9. Kirsten (A.) THE ROLE OF SOCIAL MOVEMENTS IN GUN CONTROL, an international comparison between South Africa, Brazil and Australia, 34pp., 4to., paperback, Research Report No. 21, Durban, 2004. R75

  10. Kotzé (H.) RESPONDING TO THE GROWING SOCIO-ECONOMIC CRISIS?, a review of civil society in South Africa during 2001 and 2002, 26pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 19, Durban, 2004. R95

  11. Odysseos (L.) ACTIVISM AND WEBS OF MEANING, rethinking the relationship between the 'local' and the 'global' in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, 33pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 23, Durban, 2004. R95

  12. The Coalition Against Water Privatisation (South Africa), The Anti-Privatisation Forum (South Africa) & Public Citizen (USA) 'NOTHING FOR MAHALA', the forced installation of prepaid water meters in Stretford, Extension 4, Orange Farm, Johannesburg, South Africa, 29pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 16, Durban, 2004. R95

  13. Zuern (E.) CONTINUITY IN CONTRADICTION?, the prospects for a national civic movement in a democratic state: SANCO and the ANC in post-apartheid South Africa, 26pp., 4to., paperback, Research Report No. 26, Durban, 2004. R95

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  1. Centre for Socio-Legal Studies ANNUAL REPORT, 2002, 20pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Durban, 2002. R75

  2. Commission on Restitution of Land Rights FORCED REMOVALS, NEVER AGAIN!, annual report 2003-2004, 50pp., 4to., colour illus., map, paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  3. Community Agency for Enquiry VOICES OF THE POOR, case studies of urban poverty in Johannesburg, 142pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R195

Community-Based Worker Project

  1. __________ CBW 4-COUNTRY WORKSHOP 21-23 SEPTEMBER 2004, 85pp., 4to., illus., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  2. __________ CBW NATIONAL WORKSHOP REPORT, South Africa 21-22 July 2004, 54pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  3. __________ COMMUNITY-BASED PLANNING IN SOUTH AFRICA, the CBP project as at 30 September 2004, 74pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  4. __________ COMMUNITY-BASED PLANNING IN ZIMBABWE, final report of the CBP, 50pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  5. __________ EXPERIENCES OF COMMUNITY-BASED PLANNING, lessons from Uganda, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Ghana, 56pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  6. __________ FINAL REPORT ON COMMUNITY-BASED PLANNING IN GHANA, as at 30 September 2004, 39pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  7. __________ GUIDELINES FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF CBW PILOTS, 38pp., 4to., spiralbound, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  8. __________ KENYA IN-COUNTRY REVIEW REPORT, November 2004, 53pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  9. __________ UGANDA CBW IN-COUNTRY REVIEW REPORT, November 2004, 41pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

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Department of Agriculture

  1. __________ 2005 STRATEGIC PLAN, for the Department of Agriculture, 116pp., 4to., colour illus., map, paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R150

  2. __________ ABSTRACT OF AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS, 107pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R150

  3. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2003/04, 255pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R195

  4. __________ ECONOMIC REVIEW OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN AGRICULTURE, 2003/04, 13pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R50

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  1. Department of Finance (National Treasury) BUDGET DOCUMENTS 2005, 6 + 36 + 275 + 926pp. + CD ROM, Pretoria, 2005. R375

Includes Budget Review, Budget Speech, Estimate of National Revenue, Estimates of National Expenditure and Budget 2005.


  1. Department of Health GUIDELINES FOR THE PREVENTION OF MALARIA IN SOUTH AFRICA, 44pp., 4to., map, paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R95

Department of Housing

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2003-2004, 158pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R150

  2. __________ SUSTAINABLE HUMAN SETTLEMENTS, decent houses for all, 12pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R65

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Department of Trade and Industry

  1. __________ A BRIEF GUIDE TO THE INVOLVEMENT OF THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY (SADC) IN STANDARDS, QUALITY ASSURANCE, ACCREDITATION AND METROLOGY (SQAM), 20pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R50

  2. __________ AGOA (AFRICA GROWTH AND OPPORTUNITY ACT) GUIDE FOR NON-TEXTILE SECTORS, 2003, 26pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2003). R75

  3. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2003-2004, consolidation, outreach and expansion, 136pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R95

  4. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2004, 21pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R95

  5. __________ ANNUAL REVIEW OF SMALL BUSINESS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 2003, 146pp., 4to., map, paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R150

  6. __________ CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS IN THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY, 111pp., 4to., oblong, colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  7. __________ DRAFT GREEN PAPER ON CONSUMER POLICY FRAMEWORK, 2004, 72pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  8. __________ MEDIUM TERM STRATEGIC FRAMEWORK, 2005-2008, 44pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R75

  9. __________ MODERNISING THE SOUTH AFRICAN TECHNICAL INFRASTRUCTURE, 23pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R75

  10. __________ PARLIAMENTARY QUESTIONS, the Minister of Trade and Industry provides answers to parliamentary questions 2003/2004, 54pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  11. __________ PARLIAMENTARY QUESTIONS, 2004/2005, this publication presents a selection of the most useful information contained in answers to parliamentary questions, 64pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R95

  12. __________ PROVINCIAL ECONOMIES, 32pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R60

  13. __________ REAL PEOPLE, beyond the statistics, special women's issue, 82pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  14. __________ REPORT TO PARLIAMENT, strategic industrial projects (SIP) April 2002- March 2004, 23pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R50

  15. __________ REVIEW OF TEN YEARS OF SMALL BUSINESS SUPPORT IN SOUTH AFRICA, 1994-2004, 52pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  16. __________ SECTOR DEVELOPMENT APPROACH, early success stories, 25pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R60

  17. __________ SMALL MEDIUM ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME GUIDELINES, information brochure - tourism, 15pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R50

  18. __________ SMALL MEDIUM ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME GUIDELINES, information brochure - manufacturing, 15pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R50

  19. __________ TEXTILE, CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR SECTOR, 12pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R50

  20. __________ THE MICROECONOMIC REFORM STRATEGY, 9pp., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R30

  21. __________ THE ROAD TO UNDERSTANDING BROAD BASED BLACK ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT, 17pp., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R30

  22. Davel (G.) et al CREDIT LAW REVIEW, summary of findings of the technical committee, 40pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2003. R95

  23. Dymski (G.) INTEREST RATES, CREDIT STRUCTURES AND USURY IN EMERGING MARKETS, 21pp., paperback, Consumer Credit Law Reform, Pretoria, 2003. R50

  24. Hawkins (P.) THE COST, VOLUME AND ALLOCATION OF CONSUMER CREDIT, in South Africa, 83pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R95

  25. [Lewis (G.) ed.] WOMEN IN BUSINESS, a DTI special report, 48pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R95

  26. Willemse (R.) & Mxunyelwa (N.) REPORT FOR THE CREDIT LAW REVIEW, 26pp., paperback, Consumer Credit Law Reform, Pretoria, 2004. R75

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Department of Transport

  1. __________ AN OVERVIEW OF THE NATIONAL LAND TRANSPORT TRANSITION ACT, 22 of 2000, 62pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2001. R85

  2. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2002/2003, 96pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2003). R95

  3. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2003/04, 95pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R95

  4. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2001/2002, 63pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R95

  5. __________ DRAFT MARITIME MULTILATERAL STRATEGY DOCUMENT, 25pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2002. R95

  6. __________ ROAD TRAFFIC, and fatal crash statistics 1990-2003, 14pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R50

  7. __________ SOUTH AFRICAN MARITIME YEARBOOK, 2004, 161pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R150

  8. __________ STRATEGIC PLAN, 2003/2004, 59pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, (2003). R95

  9. __________ STRATEGIC PLAN, 2005/2006, 32pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R95

  10. __________ THE ROAD TO SAFETY, 2001-2005, 63pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2001. R95

  11. __________ WHITE PAPER ON NATIONAL COMMERCIAL PORTS POLICY, 32pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2002. R75

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Department of Water Affairs & Forestry

  1. __________ A DECADE OF DELIVERY, 1994-2004, 43pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R75

  2. __________ NATIONAL WATER RESOURCE STRATEGY, 259pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R150

  3. __________ WATER FOR ALL, for life, 40pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2003). R55

  4. __________ WATER MANAGEMENT INSTITUTIONS, overview, 39pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R75

  5. de la Harpe (J.) GUIDE TO THE NATIONAL WATER ACT, 42pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, paperback, Pretoria, (2003). R75

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Electoral Institute of Southern Africa

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2003, 41pp., oblong 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R75

  2. __________ CONFLICT MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME REPORT, national and provincial elections 14 April, 2004, 109pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  3. __________ ELECTION UPDATE, Botswana, No. 1, 14 October 2004 + No. 2, 23 November 2004, 2 vols., 11 + 15pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  4. __________ ELECTION UPDATE, Namibia, No. 1, 5 November 2004, No. 2, 32 November 2004 + No. 3, 10 December 2004, 3 vols., 11 + 7 + 11pp, 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  5. __________ ELECTION UPDATE 2004, Malawi, No. 3, 21 October 2004, 12pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  6. __________ ELECTION UPDATE 2004, Mozambique, No. 1, 10 November 2004, No. 2, 25 November 2004, 2 vols., 15 + 19pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  7. __________ MALAWI PARLIAMENTARY AND PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS, 20 May 2004, EISA election observer mission report, 46pp., paperback, EISA Research Report No. 15, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

  8. Brooks (H.) THE DOMINANT PARTY SYSTEM, challenges for South Africa's second decade of democracy, 24pp., 4to., paperback, EISA Occasional Paper No. 25, October 2004, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  9. Darga (L.) MAURITIUS ELECTORAL REFORM PROCESS, 12pp., 4to., paperback, EISA Occasional Paper No. 24, September 2004, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  10. Gaidzanwa (R.) GENDER, WOMEN AND ELECTORAL POLITICS IN ZIMBABWE, 59pp., paperback, EISA Research Report No. 8, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  11. Kabemba (C.) PERSPECTIVES ON THE ROLE OF KEY STAKEHOLDERS IN THE DRC'S POLITICAL TRANSITION, 16pp., 4to.,paperback, EISA Occasional Paper No. 26, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  12. [Kabemba (C.) ed.] ELECTIONS AND DEMOCRACY IN ZAMBIA, 73pp., paperback, EISA Research Report No. 6, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  13. Karume (S.) TOWARDS AN UNDERSTANDING OF CONTEMPORARY CONFLICT IN ZANZIBAR, 20pp., 4to., paperback, EISA Occasional Paper No. 27, December 2004, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  14. [Karume (S.) ed.] DILEMMAS OF POLITICAL TRANSITION, towards institutionalisation of multiparty democracy in Tanzania, 118pp., paperback, EISA Research Report No. 7, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  15. [Khembo (N.) ed.] ELECTIONS AND DEMOCRATISATION IN MALAWI, an uncertain process, 83pp., paperback, EISA Research Report No. 10, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  16. [Olaleye (W.) ed.] NEGOTIATING THE IMPASSE, challenges and prospects for democratisation in Zimbabwe, 102pp., paperback, EISA Research Report No. 9, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  17. [Piper (L.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICA'S 2004 ELECTION, the quest for democratic consolidation, 119pp., paperback, EISA Research Report No. 12, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  18. Sebudubudu (D.) & Osei-Hwedie (B.) DEMOCRATIC CONSOLIDATION IN SADC, Botswana's 2004 election, 57pp., paperback, EISA Research Report No. 11, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

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Financial and Fiscal Commission

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2001-2002, 78pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2002. R50

  2. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2002-2003, 102pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R50

  3. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2003-2004, 80pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R50

  4. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2000-2001, 56pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2001. R50

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  1. Hazelton (D.) et al BUILDING AWARENESS AND OVERCOMING OBSTACLES TO WATER DEMAND MANAGEMENT, IUCN:WDM implementation, 9 volumes, 54 +40 +24 +40 +40 +72 +40 +40 +40pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, no date. R195

  2. Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) REPORT ON THE NATIONAL AND PROVINCIAL ELECTIONS, 14 April 2004, 73pp., 4to., maps, colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

Institute for Global Dialogue

  1. __________ INVESTMENT POLICY IN SOUTH AFRICA, performance and perceptions, 75pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Johannesburg & Jaipur, 2003. R195

  2. Ikome (F.) THE INVIOLABILITY OF AFRICA'S COLONIAL BOUNDARIES, lessons from the Cameroon-Nigeria border conflict, 36pp., 4to., paperback, Occasional Paper No. 47, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

  3. Kornegay (F.) PAX AFROASIATICA?, revisiting Bandung amid a changing world order, 73pp., 4to., paperback, Occasional Paper No. 46, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

  4. [le Pere (G.) ed.] CHINA THROUGH THE THIRD EYE, South African perspectives, 200pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R150

Contributors include Z. Pallo Jordan, Jeremy Cronin and Eddy Maloka.


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Institute for Security Studies

  1. Alusala (N.) & Thusi (T.) A STEP TOWARDS PEACE, disarmament in Africa, 75pp., paperback, Monograph Series, No. 98, February 2004, Pretoria, 2004. R50

  2. Burton (P.) et al NATIONAL VICTIMS OF CRIME SURVEY, South Africa 2003, 164pp., paperback, Monograph Series, No. 101, July 2004, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  3. [Chileshe (G.) et al eds.] CIVIL-MILITARY RELATIONS IN ZAMBIA, a review of Zambia's contemporary CMR history and challenges of disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration, 120pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R100

  4. [Clover (J.) & Cornwell (R.) eds.] SUPPORTING SUSTAINABLE LIVELIHOODS, a critical review of assistance in post-conflict situations, 107pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 102, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  5. Gberie (L.) & Addo (P.) CHALLENGES OF PEACE IMPLEMENTATION IN CÔTE D'IVOIRE, report on an expert workshop by KAIPTC and ZIF, 89pp., paperback, Monograph Series, No. 105, August 2004, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  6. Goredema (C.) TACKLING MONEY LAUNDERING IN EAST AND SOUTHERN AFRICA, an overview of capacity, volume one, 120pp., paperback, Monograph Series, No. 107, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  7. [Goredema (C.) ed.] TACKLING MONEY LAUNDERING IN EAST AND SOUTHERN AFRICA, an overview of capacity, volume two, 154pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 108, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  8. [Gould (C.) & Lamb (G.) eds.] HIDE AND SEEK, taking account of small arms in Southern Africa, 334pp., maps, paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R100

  9. [le Roux (L.) et al eds.] GUARDING THE GUARDIANS, parliamentary oversight and civil-military relations: the challenges for SADC, 108pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R100

  10. Lomo (Z.) & Hovil (L.) BEHIND THE VIOLENCE, the war in northern Uganda, 87pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 99, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  11. Masuku (S.) & Maepa (T.) CITY SAFETY, Nelson Mandela Metro municipality's crime reduction strategy, 70pp., paperback, Monograph Series No.103, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  12. [Meek (S.) & Malan (M.) eds.] IDENTIFYING LESSONS FROM DDR EXPERIENCES IN AFRICA, workshop report, 62pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 106, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  13. Pelser (E.) et al CRIMES OF NEED, results of the Malawi national crime victimisation survey, 93pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  14. Peters (K.) RE-EXAMINING VOLUNTARISM, youth combatants in Sierra Leone, 35pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 100, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  15. Redpath (J.) THE SCORPIONS, analysing the directorate of special operations, 109pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 96, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  16. Schroeder (E.) & Newhouse (L.) GENDER AND SMALL ARMS, moving into the mainstream, 49pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 104, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  17. Stavrou (A.) & O'Riordan (J.) VICTIMISATION IN TANZANIA, surveys of crime in Arusha, Dar es Salaam and Mtwara, 89pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R35

  18. Steinberg (J.) SECTOR POLICING ON THE WEST RAND, three case studies, 65pp., paperback, Monograph Series No. 110, Pretoria, 2004. R35

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Institute for Strategic Studies (University of Pretoria)

  1. [Hough (M.) & du Plessis (A.) eds.] COMBATTING CRIME IN SOUTH AFRICA, contemporary perspectives, 208pp., paperback, Ad Hoc Publication No. 40, Pretoria, 2003. R195

  2. __________ STATE FAILURE, the case of Zimbabwe, 159pp., paperback, Ad Hoc Publication No. 41, Pretoria, 2004. R195

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Interfund

  1. __________ THE CINDERELLAS OF DEVELOPMENT?, funding CBOs in South Africa, 71pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  2. __________ WORKING WITH MEN, to end gender-based violence, 115pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R150

  3. [McKinley (D.) & Naidoo (P.) eds.] MOBILISING FOR CHANGE, the rise of the new social movements in South Africa, 204pp., illus., paperback, Development Update, Vol. 5 No. 2, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

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Konrad Adenauer-Stiftung

  1. __________ SADC MEDIA LAW, a handbook for media practitioners, a comparative overview of media law and practice in Botswana, Swaziland & Zambia, 119pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

  2. Hughes (T.) COMPOSERS, CONDUCTORS AND PLAYERS, harmony and discord in South African foreign policy making, 208pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

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  1. Marie (B.) UNDERSTANDING OUR ECONOMY AND SOCIETY, a resource book, 124pp., 4to., maps, illus., paperback, Diakonia Council of Churces, Durban, 2004. R195

  2. Mining Qualifications Authority ANNUAL REPORT 2003-2004, 71pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  3. Mohamed (S.) TENANT AND LANDLORD IN SOUTH AFRICA, a guide to the rights, duties and responsibilities of tenant and landlord of residential dwellings, 106pp., paperback, Durban, 2003. R106

  4. Moran (G.) KEY ISSUES IN VICTIM EMPOWERMENT, 80pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  5. National Arts Council ANNUAL REPORT, 2003, 62pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R95

  6. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2000-2001, 88pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg R95

  7. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2002, 67pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2002. R95

National Children's Rights Committee

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2002, 20pp.,4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, (2003). R50

  2. __________ COMMONWEALTH CHILDREN'S SUMMIT, final report, 9-16 November 1999 Durban, South Africa, 36pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, (2000). R75

____________

  1. Network against Child Labour ANNUAL REPORT, 2003, 13pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R45

New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD)

  1. __________ GUIDELINES FOR COUNTRIES TO PREPARE FOR AND TO PARTICIPATE IN THE AFRICAN PEER REVIEW MECHANISM (APRM), 20pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R60

  2. __________ IMPLEMENTING THE COMPREHENSIVE AFRICA AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME AND RESTORING FOOD SECURITY IN AFRICA, "the roadmap", 12pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, (c2003). R60

  3. __________ NEPAD STUDY TO EXPLORE FURTHER OPTIONS FOR FOOD-SECURITY RESERVE SYSTEMS IN AFRICA, 56pp., 4to., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  4. __________ SHORT-TERM ACTION PLAN INFRASTRUCTURE, main report (draft), 247pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2002. R195

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Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2002, 75pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R95

  2. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2003, 80pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  3. [Chatta-Chipepa (L.) ed] ANGOLA, human development opportunities and threats, a programme of action, 219pp., paperback, Braamfontein, 2003. R150

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School of Development Studies incorporating Centre for Social & Development Studies, (University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban)

  1. Devey (R.) et al CONSTRAINTS TO GROWTH AND EMPLOYMENT, evidence from the greater Durban Metropolitan area, 109pp., 4to., paperback, Research Report No. 64, Durban, 2005. R150

  2. Hunter (N.) WELFARE GRANT ADMINISTRATION IN KWAZULU-NATAL, looking at the child support grant, 34pp., 4to., paperback, Research Report No. 62, Durban, 2004. R95

  3. Hunter (N.) et al LESSONS FOR PRSP [POVERTY REDUCATION STRATEGY PAPER] FROM POVERTY REDUCTION STRATEGIES IN SOUTH AFRICA, 59pp., paperback, Working Paper No. 39, Durban, 2003. R50

  4. Lorentzen (J.) IT'S R&D, STUPID!, the absorptive capacities of South African automotive component suppliers, 41pp., paperback, Working Paper No. 40, Durban, 2003. R50

  5. Lorentzen (J.) et al THE DURBAN AUTO CLUSTER, global competition, collective efficiency and local development, 35pp., paperback, Working Paper No. 41, Durban, 2004. R50

  6. Robbins (G.) A WATER SECTOR PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP CASE STUDY, Illembe District Municipality (formerly Dolphin Coast) - Siza Water Company, 49pp., 4to., map, paperback, Research Report No. 63, Durban, 2004. R125

  7. Robbins (G.) et al FIRMS AT THE CROSSROADS, the Newcastle-Madadeni clothing sector and recommendations on policy responses, 44pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Research Report No. 61, Durban, 2004. R95

  8. Velia (M.) & Valodia (I.) KEY FEATURES OF THE POST-1994 PATTERN OF TRADE OF THE KWAZULU-NATAL PROVINCE WITH THE REST OF THE WORLD, emerging trends and issues, 33pp., 4to., paperback, Research Report No. 57, Durban, 2003. R95

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  1. South African Human Rights Commission ANNUAL REPORT, April 2003 - March 2004, 105pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

Statistics South Africa

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2003/04, ten years of statistics, 146pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R150

  2. __________ CENSUS 2001, key municipal data, 345pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R395

  3. __________ CENSUS 2001 PRIMARY TABLES GAUTENG, census '96 and 2001 compared, 103pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  4. __________ CENSUS 2001 PRIMARY TABLES KWAZULU-NATAL, census '96 and 2001 compared, 103pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  5. __________ CENSUS 2001 PRIMARY TABLES LIMPOPO, census '96 and 2001 compared, 103pp., 4to, paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  6. __________ CENSUS 2001 PRIMARY TABLES NORTH WEST, census '96 and 2001 compared, 103pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  7. __________ CENSUS 2001 PRIMARY TABLES WESTERN CAPE, census '96 and 2001 compared, 103pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  8. __________ CENSUS OF COMMERCIAL AGRICULTURE 2002, financial and production statistics, 54pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R195

  9. __________ DOCUMENTED MIGRATION, 2003, 82pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R195

  10. __________ FINANCIAL CENSUS OF MUNICIPALITIES, for the year ended 30 June 2003, 115pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R150

  11. __________ GENERAL HOUSEHOLD SURVEY, July 2003, 319pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  12. __________ LARGE SAMPLE SURVEY OF THE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY, 2001, 102pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R195

  13. __________ MARRIAGES AND DIVORCES, 2001, 31pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2004. R75

  14. __________ MORTALITY AND CAUSES OF DEATH IN SOUTH AFRICA, 1997-2003, findings from death notification, 107pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R125

  15. __________ NATIONAL GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE, 2002/2003, 95pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  16. __________ NATURAL RESOURCE ACCOUNTS, mineral accounts for South Africa 1980-2001, 37pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R195

  17. __________ NON-FINANCIAL CENSUS OF MUNICIPALITIES, for the year ended 30 June 2003, 116pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R150

  18. __________ PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE, 2002/2003, 92pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  19. __________ RECORDED LIVE BIRTHS, 2003, 31pp., 4to., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2004. R75

  20. __________ SURVEY OF ACTIVITIES OF YOUNG PEOPLE IN SOUTH AFRICA 1999, summary report on children's work-related activities, 33pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2001. R75

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  1. [Steyn (R.) & Schneider (M.) eds.] BRAND SOUTH AFRICA, alive with possibilities, 152pp., 4to., colour illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, (2004). R150

Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS)

  1. Hawkins (P.) LIBERALISATION, REGULATION AND PROVISION, the implications of compliance with international norms for the South African financial sector, 70pp., paperback, Occasional Paper, Johannesburg R65

  2. Stern (M.) & Netshitomboni (N.) AFRICA GROWTH AND OPPORTUNITY ACT, hot air or hot stuff?, 32pp., paperback, Occasional Paper, Johannesburg R65

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University of KwaZulu-Natal

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2003, 73pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R95

  2. __________ RESEARCH REPORT 2002, 53pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2002. R95

  3. __________ RESEARCH REPORT 2003, 53pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2003. R95

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University of Port Elizabeth (Inaugural and Emeritus Addresses)

  1. Naidoo (N.) PHARMACY IN THE MIST OF THE HEALTHCARE PARADIGM, 20pp., paperback, D53, Port Elizabeth, 2002. R25

  2. Naudé (R.) SCIENCE AND FRIENDSHIPS, through the flightless fossil, 25pp., paperback, D50, Port Elizabeth, 2002. R30

  3. Strümpfer (J.) THE SEVENTH AGE OF MAN, a psychogeriatric perspective, 31pp., paperback, D51, Port Elizabeth, 2002. R30

  4. Wannenburg (I.) END-OF-LIFE ISSUES, ethics and caring, 31pp., paperback, D52, Port Elizabeth, 2002. R25

  5. Wesson (J.) HCI BEYOND 2000, the age of magic, 26pp., paperback, D49, Port Elizabeth, 2002. R25

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University of the Free State

  1. __________ NEWSREPORT 2003, 26pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Centre for Health Systems Research and Management, Bloemfontein, 2003. R75

  2. __________ THE STORY OF THE UFS IN 2003, beyond the ivory tower, annual review of the Rector and Vice-Chancellor, 63pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Bloemfontein, 2003. R95

  3. [Heunis (C.) comp.] NEWSREPORT 2004, 26pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Centre for Health Systems Research and Management, Bloemfontein, 2004. R75

  4. [Pienaar (A.) comp.] RESEARCH REPORT, 2003 volume 1, 157pp. + CD ROM, 4to., colour illus., paperback, Bloemfontein, (2003). R150

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  1. Workers International Vanguard League WORKERS INTERNATIONAL NEWS, January-April 2005, 288pp., 4to., illus., stapled, Cape Town, 2005. R18

  2. World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC Africa Region) HOW CONVERGING THE TELECOMS & BROADCASTING SECTORS IMPACTED COMMUNITY RADIO IN SOUTH AFRICA, some lessons for other African countries, 52pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

Youth Development Network

  1. __________ ACTIVISM AND YOUTH DEVELOPMENT, young people pushing for change, break the chains and seize the opportunities, 60pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, no date. R95

  2. __________ EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE REPORT ON THE SOUTHERN AFRICA REGIONAL TRAINING WORKSHOP, (youth employment summit project) Swaziland March 22-26, 2004, 23pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R50

  3. __________ YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE MEDIA, a study on the representation of young people in the media, 28pp., paperback, Johannesburg, (2004). R55

  4. __________ YOUTH EMPLOYMENT IN ACTION, case studies of four youth employment initatives in Southern Africa, 48pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R75

  5. Sadar (F.) YOUTH DEVELOPMENT JOURNAL, special edition on youth employment opportunities, 180pp., paperback, November 2004, Sixteenth edition, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  6. __________ YOUTH DEVELOPMENT JOURNAL, creating spaces for youth participation, 84pp., paperback, September 2004, Fifteenth edition, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

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AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - POLITICS, HISTORY & ECONOMICS

  1. __________ PEOPLE AND PROJECTS IN DEVELOPMENT, the directory of South African development organisations 2004/2005, 1136pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R495

  2. __________ THE CONSTITUTION, of the Republic of South Africa, reflecting the law as at October 2004, 207pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2004). R57

Africa Institute of South Africa

  1. [Adar (K.) et al eds.] SUDAN PEACE PROCESS, challenges and future prospects, 297pp., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R175

  2. Deng (F.) & Khalil (M.) SUDAN'S CIVIL WAR, the peace process before and since Machakos, 14pp., 4to., map, paperback, Occasional Paper No. 72, Pretoria, 2004. R80

  3. [Hendricks (F.) ed.] THE SOCIAL SCIENCES IN SOUTH AFRICA SINCE 1994, disciplinary and transdisciplinary areas of study, 106pp., 4to., paperback, Research Paper No. 74, Pretoria, 2004. R135

  4. [Hugo (P.) & Maloka (E.) eds.] THE STATE OF AFRICA 2003-04, a thematic and factual review, 175pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R295

  5. Lee (M.) AMERICA'S TRADE ADVENTURE IN AFRICA, AGOA [African Growth and Opportunity Act] and the implications of a US-SACU [Southern African Customs Union] FTA [Fair Trade Agreement], 31pp., 4to., paperback, Occasional Paper No. 73, Johannesburg, 2004. R75

  6. Obi (C.) THE OIL PARADOX, reflections on the violent dynamics of petro-politics and (mis)governance in Nigeria's Niger Delta, 36pp., 4to., map, paperback, Occasional Paper No. 73, Johannesburg, 2004. R75

  7. [Solomon (H.) ed.] TOWARDS A COMMON DEFENCE AND SECURITY POLICY IN THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY, 245pp., map, paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R185

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  1. [Aina (T.) et al eds.] GLOBALIZATION AND SOCIAL POLICY IN AFRICA, 339pp., paperback, Dakar & Pretoria, 2004. R110

  2. Alden (C.) & le Pere (G.) SOUTH AFRICAS POST-APARTHEID FOREIGN POLICY, from reconciliation to revival?, 89pp., paperback, Adelphi Paper 362, New York, 2003. R320

  3. [Alden (C.) & Martin (G.) eds.] FRANCE AND SOUTH AFRICA, towards a new engagement with Africa, 179pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R125

  4. Anderson (G.) BUILDING A PEOPLE'S UNIVERSITY IN SOUTH AFRICA, race, compensatory education, and the limits of democratic reform, 244pp., paperback, New York, 2002. R325

Chronicles the transformation of the University of the Western Cape.


  1. Ansell (G.) INTRODUCTION TO JOURNALISM, 280pp., illus., paperback, Second edition, Johannesburg, (2002) 2005. R145

  2. Ashforth (A.) WITCHCRAFT, violence, and democracy in South Africa, 396pp., paperback, Chicago, 2005. R215

  3. [Asmal (K.) et al eds.] LEGACY OF FREEDOM, the ANC's human rights tradition, Africans' claims in South Africa, the Freedom Charter, the Women's Charter and other human rights landmarks of the African National Congress, 138pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R50

  4. [Barnard (R.) & Farred (G.) eds.] AFTER THE THRILL IS GONE, a decade of post-apartheid South Africa, 882pp., paperback, The South Atlantic Quarterly 103:4, Fall 2004, Durham, 2004. R120

Contributors include Zive Magubane, Lesego Rampolokeng, Patrick Bond, Ashwin Desai and Michael Heyns.


  1. Bauer (G.) & Taylor (S.) POLITICS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, state and society in transition, 403pp., paperback, Boulder, 2005. R255

  2. Beavon (K.) JOHANNESBURG, the making and shaping of the city, 373pp., illus., maps, paperback, Pretoria & Leiden, 2004. R185

  3. [Bemath (A.) comp.] THE MAZRUIANA COLLECTION REVISITED, Ali A. Mazrui debating the African condition, an annotated and select thematic bibliography 1962-2003, 426pp., hardback, Second edition, Pretoria, (1998) 2005. R220

  4. [Bhana (S.) & Bhoola (K.) eds.] INTRODUCING SOUTH AFRICA, or dialogue of two friends, by an Indian, 1911, 62pp., illus., paperback, Durban, (2004). R40

First published in Gujarati in "Indian Opinion" in 1911.


  1. Bhanda (S.) & Vahed (G.) THE MAKING OF A POLITICAL REFORMER, Gandhi in South Africa, 1893-1914, 181pp., illus., hardback, d.w., New Delhi, 2005. R160

  2. Birmingham (D.) PORTUGAL AND AFRICA, 203pp., paperback, Reprint, Ohio, (1999) 2004. R220

  3. Bloch (J.) & Martin (K.) BALANCING ACT, South African gay and lesbian youth speak out, 80pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R72

  4. Boesak (A.) THE TENDERNESS OF CONSCIENCE, African renaissance and the spirituality of politics, 242pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R200

  5. Bond (P.) ELITE TRANSITION, from apartheid to neoliberalism in South Africa, 384pp., paperback, Reprint, Pietermaritzburg, (2000) 2005. R175

  6. [Bond (P.) ed.] FANON'S WARNING, a civil society reader on the New Partnership for Africa's Development, 295pp., paperback, Second edition, Durban & Cape Town, (2002) 2005. R125

  7. Botha (D.) FOUNDATION FOR THE FUTURE, civil engineering in South Africa, 158pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2004. R300

  8. Brady (M.) & Rendall-Mkosi (K.) TACKLING ALCOHOL PROBLEMS, strengthening community action in South Africa, 248pp., colour illus., spiral-bound paperback, University of the Western Cape, School of Public Health, Cape Town, 2005. R200

  9. Burleson (B.) JUNG IN AFRICA, 256pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., New York & London, 2005. R342

An historical account of the trip Carl Jung made to East Africa in 1925.


  1. [Calland (R.) & Graham (P.) eds.] DEMOCRACY IN THE TIME OF MBEKI, IDASA's democracy index, 252pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

Contributors include Pregs Govender, Peter Vale, Christina Murray and many more.


  1. Capstick (F.) THE DIANA FILES, the huntress-traveller through history, 363pp., 4to., map, illus., hardcover, d.w., Johannesburg, 2004. R495

  2. Chernoff (J.) EXCHANGE IS NOT ROBBERY, more stories of an African bar girl, 422pp., paperback, Chicago, 2005. R195

  3. __________ HUSTLING IS NOT STEALING, stories of an African bar girl, 480pp., paperback, Chicago, 2003. R175

  4. Commission for Africa OUR COMMON INTEREST, the Commission for Africa, an argument, 184pp., paperback, London, 2005. R80

The report of the Commission for Africa was created by major decision-makers from across the globe and is a call to action for the nations meeting at the 2005 G8 summit to end extreme poverty in Africa.


  1. Cooper (F.) COLONIALISM IN QUESTION, theory, knowledge, history, 237pp., paperback, Berkeley & London, 2005. R253

  2. [Cornwall (A.) ed.] READINGS IN GENDER IN AFRICA, 247pp., paperback, London, 2005. R255

  3. Davids (I.) et al PARTICIPATORY DEVELOPMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA, a development management perspective, 243pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R255

  4. [Davis (L.) & Snyman (R.) eds.] VICTIMOLOGY IN SOUTH AFRICA, 371pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R265

  5. Davis (U.) APARTHEID ISRAEL, possibilities for the struggle within, 242pp., paperback, London & Pretoria, 2003. R135

  6. de Haan (M.) et al THE HEALTH OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 276pp., paperback, Ninth edition, Cape Town, (1943) 2005. R160

First published in 1943 as "Wright's Hygiene in South Africa".


  1. Dommisse (B.) ADMIRALTY HOUSE, Simon's Town, 145pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R265

  2. du Toit (S.) THE OVERBERG, stories of the Overberg, of towns, villages and hamlets, of traditions and of folklore, 278pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Hermanus, 2005. R170

  3. Dubb (A.) ASHER'S ANTHOLOGY, a selection of his writing, 274pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R220

Professor A. Dubb is a retired physician. These essays have appeared in the Adler Museum Bulletin and other journals. Includes a history of the Department of Medicine at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital.


  1. [Dubow (S.) & Jeeves (A.) eds.] SOUTH AFRICA'S 1940, worlds of possibilities, 289pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R165

Contributors include Jeremy Seekings, Deborah Posel, Howard Phillips, Jonathan Hyslop, Philip Bonner and many others.


  1. [Dubow (S.) ed.] SCIENCE AND SOCIETY IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, 241pp., hardback, Manchester, 2000. R550

Contributors include Shula Marks, Patrick Harries and Deborah Posel.


  1. [Falola (T.) & Salm (S.) eds.] GLOBALIZATION AND URBANIZATION IN AFRICA, 294pp., illus., maps, paperback, Trenton, 2004. R275

  2. Feinstein (C.) AN ECONOMIC HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA, conquest, discrimination and development, 302pp., map, paperback, Cambridge, 2005. R200

  3. Fieldhouse (R.) ANTI-APARTHEID, a history of the movement in Britain, a study in pressure group politics, 546pp., paperback, London, 2005. R250

  4. Fig (D.) URANIUM ROAD, questioning South Africa's nuclear direction, 126pp., illlus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  5. Foden (G.) MIMI AND TOUTOU GO FORTH, the bizarre Battle of Lake Tanganyika, 317pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R100

Mimi and Toutou were two British motorboats that were hauled overland through the Congo to Lake Tanganyika in 1915 to take on the German warships there.


  1. Ford (C.) WHY DO I SCREAM AT GOD FOR THE RAPE OF BABIES?, 118pp., paperback, California, 2004. R95

Claudia Ford adopted a child who had been raped when she was five months old.


  1. Foster (D.) et al THE THEATRE OF VIOLENCE, narratives of protagonists in the South African conflict, 364pp., paperback, Cape Town & Oxford, 2005. R180

  2. Frater (A.) TALES FROM THE TORRID ZONE, travels in the deep tropics, 380pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R89

Alexander Frater was the travel correspondent of the Observer. This book includes his trips to Mozambique and Malawi.


  1. Gamieldien (F.) THE HISTORY OF THE CLAREMONT MAIN ROAD MOSQUE, its people and their contribution to Islam in South Africa, 148pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2004. R195

  2. Geldof (B.) photo & text GELDOF IN AFRICA, 320pp., 4to., map, colour illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R270

Based on the BBC television series.


  1. Gemmel (J.) THE POLITICS OF SOUTH AFRICAN CRICKET, 263pp., paperback, London, 2004. R394

Genealogical Institute of South Africa (GISA)

  1. [Heese (J.) et al comp.] SOUTH AFRICAN GENEALOGIES, volume 12, So-Sz, 583pp., 4to., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R495

Text in English and Afrikaans.


  1. le Roux (J.) et al DISTRIK BEAUFORT (WES), 66pp., maps, paperback, Bewaarders van ons Erfenis, Deel 15, Stellenbosch, 2005. R80

  2. __________ DISTRIK CLANWILLIAM, 101pp., maps, paperback, Bewaarders van ons Erfenis, Deel 12, Stellenbosch, 2005. R100

  3. __________ DISTRIK GRAAF - REINET, 45pp., maps, paperback, Bewaarders van ons Erfenis, Deel 14, Stellenbosch, 2005. R80

  4. __________ DISTRIK MALMESBURY, 70pp., maps, paperback, Bewaarders van ons Erfenis, Deel 11, Stellenbosch, 2005. R75

  5. __________ DISTRIK PIKETBERG, 26pp., maps, paperback, Bewaarders van ons Erfenis, Deel 13, Stellenbosch, 2005. R55

  6. __________ DISTRIK RIVERSDAL/DISTRIK MOSSELBAAI, 67pp., maps, paperback, Bewaarders van ons Erfenis, Deel 9 & Deel 10, Stellenbosch, 2005. R75

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  1. Good (C.) THE STEAMER PARISH, the rise and fall of missionary medicine on an African frontier, 487pp., illus., maps, paperback, Chicago, 2004. R260

History of the Universities' Mission to Central Africa (UMCA) from the mid-1800s.


  1. Goodhew (D.) RESPECTABILITY AND RESISTANCE, a history of Sophiatown, 190pp., hardcover, Connecticut, 2004. R608

  2. Gould (T.) DON’T FENCE ME IN, leprosy in modern times, 420pp., illus. hardback, d.w, London, 2005. R330

  3. [Gouws (A.) ed.] (UN)THINKING CITIZENSHIP, feminist debates in contemporary South Africa, 281pp., paperback, Cape Town and Aldershot, 2005. R195

Contributors include Gertrude Fester, Shireen Hassim and many more.


  1. Green (L.) CAPE TOWN, tavern of the seas, 205pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1948) 2005. R150

  2. Guillaume (P.) et al L'AFRIQUE DU SUD DIX ANS APRÉS, transition accomplie?, 361pp., paperback, French Institute of South Africa, Johannesburg & Paris, 2004. R175

  3. Gumede (W.) THABO MBEKI AND THE BATTLE FOR THE SOUL OF THE ANC, 352pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R200

  4. [Hadland (A.) ed.] CHANGING THE FOURTH ESTATE, essays on South African journalism, 247pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

Contributors include Tony Weaver, Peta Thornycroft, John Perlman, Jonathan Shapiro, Pippa Green, Joe Thloloe, Irwin Manoim and Mzilikazi wa Afrika.


  1. __________ CHILDHOOD, South Africans recall their past, 256pp., paperback, Johannesburg & London, 2005. R140

Excerpts from autobiographies of Breyten Breytenbach, J.M. Coetzee, Denis Hirson, Ahmed Kathrada, Ellen Kuzwayo, Sindiwe Magona, Nelson Mandela and many others.


  1. Heese (H.) GROEP SONDER GRENSE, die rol en status van die gemengde bevolking aan die Kaap, 1652-1795, 160pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1985) 2005. R100

  2. [Hoad (N.) et al eds.] SEX & POLITICS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 255pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R160

Contributors include Graeme Reid, Edwin Cameron, Jacklyn Cock and Zackie Achmat.


  1. Hochschild (A.) BURY THE CHAINS, the British struggle to abolish slavery, 467pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R237

  2. Huchzermeyer (M.) UNLAWFUL OCCUPATION, informal settlements and urban policy in South Africa and Brazil, 274pp., illus., map, paperback, Trenton, 2004. R250

Humour

  1. Clarke (J.) CLARKE ON YOUR STOEP, 106pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

James Clarke has a column 'Stoep Talk' in The Star.


  1. Eaton (T.) TWELVE ROWS BACK, 201pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

A collection of Tom Eaton's sports columns 'Pitch and Mutter' in the Mail & Guardian.


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  1. Ilbury (C.) & Sunter (C.) GAMES FOXES PLAY, planning for extraordinary times, 180pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  2. Iliffe (J.) HONOUR IN AFRICAN HISTORY, 404pp., maps, illus., paperback, Cambridge, 2005. R260

  3. Jeong (H.) PEACEBUILDING IN POSTCONFLICT SOCIETIES, strategy and process, 255pp., paperback, Boulder, 2005. R210

Journals

  1. [Allen (L.) & Hofmeyr (I.) eds.] SOCIAL DYNAMICS, "Symposia: music and politics in Africa" edited by L. Allen & "Popular literature in Africa: post-resistance perspectives" edited by I. Hofmeyr, 220pp., paperback, Vol 30. No 2. Winter 2004, Centre for African Studies, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 2004. R70

Contributors include Muff Anderson and Tom Odhiambo.


  1. [Bank (A.) & Bank (L.) ed.] KRONOS, journal of Cape history/tydskrif vir Kaaplandse geskiedenis, Special Issue: Eastern Cape, 256pp., illus., paperback, No. 30, November 2004, Cape Town, 2004. R190

Contributors include Robert Ross, Helen Bradford, Colin Bundy, Nigel Penn and Pule Phoofolo.


  1. [Edjabe (N.) ed.] CHIMURENGA, Kaapstad! (and Jozi, the night Moses died), 73pp., illus., paperback, Vol. 7, Cape Town, 2005. R45

Includes "High Traffic" by Gabeba Baderoon and "Five Afrikaner Texts and the Rehabilitation of Whiteness" by Zoe Wicomb.


  1. [McKinley (D.) & Naidoo (P.) eds.] DEBATE, voices from the South African left, 49pp., 4to., illus., paperback, No. 11, March 2005, Johannesburg, 2005. R50

  2. [Michael (C.) guest ed.] SOCIAL DYNAMICS, African biography: hagiography or demonization, 232pp., paperback, Vol 30. No 1. Summer 2004, Centre for African Studies, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 2004. R70

Contributors include Neville Alexander, Tom Odhiambo, Dirk Klopper, Sarah Nuttal and Elinor Sisulu.


  1. [Seekings (J.) ed.] SOCIAL DYNAMICS, special issue: households and families in southern Africa, 233pp., paperback, Vol 29. No 2. Winter 2003, Centre for African Studies, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 2003. R70

  2. [Turok (B.) et al eds.] NEW AGENDA, South African journal of social and economic policy, 104pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Institute for African Alternatives, Issue 16, Fourth quarter, Cape Town, 2004. R20

  3. __________ NEW AGENDA, South African journal of social and economic policy, 88pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Institute for African Alternatives, Issue 17, First quarter, Cape Town, 2005. R20

  4. __________ NEW AGENDA, South African journal of social and economic policy, 168pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Institute for African Alternatives, Issue 15, Third quarter, Cape Town, 2004. R20

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  1. Juergensmeyer (J.) GANDHI'S WAY, a handbook of conflict resolution, 174pp., paperback, Revised edition, Berkeley, (1984) 2005. R231

Revised edition of "Fighting Fair with Gandhi" published in 1984.


  1. [Junne (G.) & Verkoren (W.) eds.] POSTCONFLICT DEVELOPMENT, meeting new challenges, 370pp., paperback, Boulder, 2005. R200

Includes Joseph Hanlon "Burying it all together: a case study of Mozambique".


  1. [Kastfelt (N.) ed.] RELIGION AND AFRICAN CIVIL WARS, 203pp., paperback, London, 2005. R247

  2. Khoza (R.) & Adam (M.) THE POWER OF GOVERNANCE, enhancing the performance of state-owned enterprises, 336pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R150

  3. King (D.) SKELETONS ON THE ZAHARA, 351pp., paperback, London, (2004) 2005. R105

Account of the shipwreck of the US brig Commerce in 1815 off the coast of the Sahara and the survival of its crew.


  1. [Kraus (D.)] ALPHABETICAL CLASSIFICATION OF SOUTH AFRICAN PLACE NAMES, by magisterial areas, and magisterial areas listing South African place names, compiled from official maps and publications, 162pp., spiralbound paperback, Revised edition, Johannesburg, (c1965) 2004. R465

Text in Afrikaans and English.


  1. Kynoch (G.) WE ARE FIGHTING THE WORLD, a history of the Marashea gangs in South Africa, 1947-1999, 200pp., map, illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg & Ohio, 2005. R175

  2. le Roux (R.) et al SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE WORKPLACE, law, policies and processes, 177pp., paperback, Durban, 2005. R335

  3. [Lesame (N.) ed.] NEW MEDIA, technology and policy in developing countries, 250pp., map, paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R250

  4. Lombaard (C.) THE GOD OF JOURNALISM IS DEAD, objectivity, subjectivity and the press, 113pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2002. R95

  5. Louw (P.) THE RISE, FALL, AND LEGACY OF APARTHEID, 255pp., maps, hardback, d.w., Westport & London, 2004. R365

  6. Mabokela (R.) & Magubane (Z.) HEAR OUR VOICES, race, gender and the status of black South African women in the academy, 120pp., paperback, Pretoria & Leiden, 2004. R120

  7. Machin (I.) ANTBEARS AND TARGETS FOR ZULU ASSEGAIS, the levying of forced African labour and military service by the colonial state of Natal, 326pp., maps, paperback, Howick, 2002. R100

  8. Macmillan (H.) AN AFRICAN TRADING EMPIRE, the story of Susman Brothers & Wulfsohn, 1901-2005, 492pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R395

  9. Mamdani (M.) GOOD MUSLIM, BAD MUSLIM, 304pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R145

First published in the United States in 2004.


  1. Martin (D.) THE BISHOP'S CHURCHES, the churches of Anglican Bishop Robert Gray, 96pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

Bishop Robert Gray was the first Bishop of Cape Town and arrived in Cape Town in 1848. For the next 25 years he was instrumental in the erection of 50 churches, 40 of which were designed by his wife Sophy.


  1. McCann (J.) MAIZE AND GRACE, Africa's encounter with a new world crop, 1500-2000, 287pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cambridge, 2005. R250

  2. Meredith (M.) THE STATE OF AFRICA, a history of fifty years of independence, 752pp., illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg & London, 2005. R180

  3. Minton (I.) & Welmans (D.) THE PROPERTY GAME, a guide to property ownership in South Africa, 202pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R130

  4. [Mkandawire (T.) ed.] AFRICAN INTELLECTUALS, rethinking politics, language, gender and development, 248pp., paperback, London & Pretoria, 2005. R175

Contributors include Ali A. Mazrui, Amina Mama, Raymond Suttner, Ngugi Wa Thiong'o and others.


  1. Morgan (R.) & Wieringa (S.) TOMMY BOYS, LESBIAN MEN AND ANCESTRAL WIVES, female same-sex practices in Africa, 335pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R125

  2. Morris (J.) A WRITER'S WORLD, travels 1950-2000, 547pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2003) 2004. R140

  3. Motshegoa (L.) TOWNSHIP TALK, the language, the culture, the people, the A-Z dictionary of South Africa's township lingo, 54pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R50

  4. [Moyo (S.) & Yeros (P.) eds.] RECLAIMING THE LAND, the resurgence of rural movements in Africa, Asia and Latin America, 426pp., paperback, London & Cape Town, 2005. R130

Includes "Land Occupation in South Africa" by M. Sihlongonyane.


Nordic Afrikainstitutet (The Nordic Africa Institute)

  1. Bond (P.) SOUTH AFRICA AND GLOBAL APARTHEID, continental and international policies and politics, 45pp., paperback, Discussion Paper 25, Uppsala, 2003. R89

  2. [Gausset (Q.) et al eds.] BEYOND TERRITORY AND SCARCITY, exploring conflicts over natural resource management, 218pp., paperback, Uppsala, 2005. R160

  3. Kappel (R) et al STRUCTURAL STABILITY, in an African context, 55pp., paperback, Discussion Paper 24, Sweden, 2003. R83

  4. Leith (J.) & Söderling (L.) GHANA, long term growth, atrophy and stunted recovery, 110pp., paperback, Research Report No. 125, Uppsala, 2003. R82

  5. Melber (H.) THE NEW AFRICAN INITIATIVE AND THE AFRICAN UNION, a preliminary assessment and documentation, 39pp., 4to., paperback, Uppsala, 2001. R65

  6. [Therborn (G.) ed.] AFRICAN FAMILIES IN A GLOBAL CONTEXT, 118pp., paperback, Research Report No. 131, Uppsala, 2004. R98

Includes "Globalization and Family Patterns: a view from South Africa" by S. Zieke.


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  1. [Nurse (J.) & Verridjt (C.) eds.] LAUGH IT OFF ANNUAL, Vol. 2, 128pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  2. __________ LAUGH IT OFF CHRONICLE, 2005 calendar, photographs by Obie Oberholzer, 24pp., b/w & colour illus, Cape Town, 2004. R150

  3. Nyamnjoh (F.) AFRICA'S MEDIA, democracy & the politics of belonging, 308pp., paperback, London & Pretoria, 2005. R175

  4. [Offenburger (A.) et al eds.] SAFUNDI, South Africa & the United States compared: the best of SAFUNDI, 2003-2004, 228pp., paperback, (Scotsdale), 2005. R175

  5. Oliver (R.) & Atmore (A.) AFRICA SINCE 1800, 405pp., map, paperback, Fifth edition, Cambridge, (1967) 2005. R190

  6. [Ouzgane (L.) & Morrell (R.) eds.] AFRICAN MASCULINITIES, men in Africa from the late nineteenth century to the present, 308pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg & New York, 2005. R185

Includes "Somewhere, over the Rainbow: Cape Town, South Africa, as a 'gay destination'" by Glen Elder, "To be a Man: changing constructions of manhood in 'Drum' magazine, 1951-1965" by Lindsay Clowes and "Violence and the Gendered Negotiation of Masculinity among Black School Boys in South Africa" by Deevia Bhana.


  1. Pakenham (T.) THE SCRAMBLE FOR AFRICA, 1876-1912, 738pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Reprint, Johannesburg, (1991) 2004. R300

  2. [Panitch (L.) & Leys (C.) eds.] SOCIALIST REGISTER 2005, the empire reloaded, 333pp., paperback, London, New York & Halifax, 2004. R220

Includes "US Empire and South African Sub-Imperialism" by Patrick Bond.


  1. Parsons (T.) RACE, RESISTANCE AND THE BOY SCOUT MOVEMENT IN BRITISH COLONIAL AFRICA, 318pp., illus., paperback, Ohio, 2004. R235

  2. Patel (L.) SOCIAL WELFARE & SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT, in South Africa, 328pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R225

  3. Pfister (R.) APARTHEID SOUTH AFRICA AND AFRICAN STATES, from pariah to middle power, 1961-1994, 248pp., map, hardback, London, 2005. R695

  4. [Reid (G.) & Walker (L.) eds.] MEN BEHAVING DIFFERENTLY, South African men since 1994, 236pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  5. [Rockey (V.) ed.] THE CSI HANDBOOK, a comprehensive reference guide to corporate social investment in South Africa, 290pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Seventh edition, Cape Town, 2004. R160

  6. Roodt (D.) THE SCOURGE OF THE ANC, and AFRIKANER SURVIVAL UNDER BLACK RULE, two essays, 143pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  7. [Saadi (S.) & McInerney (C.) eds.] FREEDOM SPRING, ten years on, a celebration and commemoration of ten years of freedom in South Africa, 192pp., paperback, Glasgow, 2005. R158

Anthology of poetry, fiction and non-fiction. Contributors include Desmond Tutu, Kole Omotoso, Sindiwe Magona, Zakes Mda, Andre Brink, Ingrid de Kok and Gus Ferguson.


  1. Sampson (L.) NOW YOU'VE GONE 'N KILLED ME, true stories of crime, passion and ballroom dancing, 197pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

A collection of Lin Sampson's articles on everything from the murder of photographer Billy Monk to Tretchikoff to ballroom dancing to hitch-hiking. Foreword by Rian Malan.


  1. Schoeman (K.) THE EARLY MISSION IN SOUTH AFRICA - DIE VROEË SENDING IN SUID-AFRIKA, 1799-1819, 272pp., map, hardback, d.w., Protea, 2005. R206

Text in English and Afrikaans.


  1. [Schoeman (K.) ed.] THE GRIQUA MISSION AT PHILIPPOLIS, 1822-1837, 142pp., paperback, Vrijstatia 15, Pretoria, 2005. R105

  2. [Sidiropoulos (E.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICAN YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS, 2003/04, 493pp., paperback, South African Institute of International Affairs, Johannesburg, 2004. R195

  3. [Simone (A.) & Abouhani (A.) eds.] URBAN AFRICA, changing contours of survival in the city, 305pp., paperback, London & Pretoria, 2005. R175

  4. Siwisa (S.) AFRIKA, ARISE, asilelanga, 75pp., paperback, Bloomington, 2005. R135

Sihlangule Siwisa is from the Eastern Cape and his book compares the youth in 1976 to the youth in 1994.


  1. [Soludo (C.) et al eds.] THE POLITICS OF TRADE AND INDUSTRIAL POLICY IN AFRICA, forced consensus?, 367pp., paperback, Trenton, 2004. R250

Includes "South Africa: economic policy-making and implementation in Africa: a study of strategic trade and selective industrial policies" by David Lewis, Kabelo Reed & Ethel Teljeur.


  1. Soyinka (W.) THE CLIMATE OF FEAR, the Reith lectures 2004, 135pp., paperback, London, 2004. R120

We have a limited number of copies signed by the author.


  1. Stoller (P.) MONEY HAS NO SMELL, the Africanization of New York city, 222pp., illus., paperback, Chicago, 2002. R160

  2. Strachan (J.) et al THE PLAIN LANGUAGE GUIDE TO THE WORLD SUMMIT ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, 254pp., paperback, London, 2005. R342

  3. Taylor (S.) THE CALIBAN SHORE, the fate of the "Grosvenor" castaways, 297pp., colour illus., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R110

  4. Tutu (D.) GOD HAS A DREAM, a vision of hope for our time, 150pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R105

  5. Uys (T.) NAMAKWALAND, MY HARTLAND, memories en mymerings, 230pp., illus., paperback, (2004). R180

  6. van der Merwe (F.) SPORT EN SPEL, in die konsentrasiekampe tydens die Anglo-Boereoorlog 1899-1902, 104pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2004. R155

  7. __________ SPORT HISTORY, a textbook for South African students, 138pp., paperback, Reprint, Stellenbosch, (1997) 2005. R155

  8. van der Ross (R.) UP FROM SLAVERY, slaves at the Cape, their origins, treatment and contribution, 160pp., maps, b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R160

  9. [van Rensburg (D.) ed.] HEALTH AND HEALTH CARE IN SOUTH AFRICA, 626pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R465

  10. [van Zyl (M.) & Steyn (M.) eds.] PERFORMING QUEER, shaping sexualities 1994-2004, Vol. 1, 368pp., illus., paperback, Social Identities South Africa Series, Cape Town, 2005. R175

  11. Warren-Brown (G.) & Fakier (Y.) text & Miller (E.) photo CAPE TOWN UNCOVERED, a people's city, 160pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R185

  12. [Webster (E.) & von Holdt (K.) eds.] BEYOND THE APARTHEID WORKPLACE, studies in transition, 497pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R190

  13. Wrong (M.) I DIDN'T DO IT FOR YOU, how the world betrayed a small African nation, 432pp., b/w illus., hardback, London, 2005. R220

Michela Wrong, author of "In the Footsteps of Mr Kurtz", writes on the history of Eritrea.


  1. Young (T.) & Palmer (L.) HOW 2 HELP, a guide to worthy causes, Durban, 130pp., colour illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2004. R95

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - RELIGIOUS STUDIES

  1. Boesak (A.) THE FIRE WITHIN, sermons from the edge of exile, 170pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R125

  2. Conradie (E.) CHRISTIAN IDENTITY, an introduction, 108pp., paperback, Study Guides in Religion and Theology 8, University of the Western Cape, Stellenbosch, 2005. R120

  3. [Conradie (E.) & Fredericks (C.) eds.] MAPPING SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY IN AFRICA, an indexed bibliography, 186pp., paperback, Study Guides in Religion and Theology 6, University of the Western Cape, Stellenbosch, 2004. R170

  4. de Gruchy (J.) & de Gruchy (S.) THE CHURCH STRUGGLE IN SOUTH AFRICA, twenty-fifth anniversary edition, 286pp., paperback, Third edition, London, (1979) 2004. R280

  5. Hurley (D.) VATICAN II, keeping the dream alive, 300pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R103

Archbishop Hurley's, who died in 2004, memoirs of Vatican II.


  1. Khatami (M.) DIALOGUE AMONG CIVILIZATIONS, a paradigm for peace, edited by T. Bekker and J. Pretorius, 80pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2001. R95

  2. Krüger (J.) SWEEPING WHIRLWINDS, a study of religious change: reformed religion and civil religion in the city of Pretoria (Tshwane) (1855-2000), 680pp., illus., maps, paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R380

  3. Lee (P.) COMPROMISE AND COURAGE, Anglicans in Johannesburg 1864-1999: a divided church in search of integrity, 432pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R150

  4. [Mollett (T.) et al comp.] DIE OMSTREDE GOD, bestaan God of nie?, die groot debat op www.litnet.co.za, 545pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R285

  5. Russell (D.) THE BIBLE AND HOMOSEXUALITY, what is the spirit saying to the churches?, 38pp., paperback, (Cape Town), (c2004). R75

  6. Snell (M.) BERNARD MIZEKI, of Zimbabwe, 25pp., illus., paperback, Mossel Bay, 2001. R15

This is an abridgement of "Mashonaland Martyr" by Jean Farrant published in 1966.


  1. [Solomon (H.) & Butler (F.) eds.] ISLAM IN THE 21ST CENTURY, perspectives and challenges, 132pp., paperback, Centre for International Political Studies, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, 2005. R130

  2. Vos (C.) THEOPOETRY OF THE PSALMS, 423pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R185

  3. Walker (D.) TERROR BY NIGHT, hope shining in dark places, 262pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R100

David Walker, an Anglican priest, overcame clinical depression.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - SOUTHERN AFRICAN LANGUAGES

  1. Kaschula (N.) et al LAJUXUZ'IGQIRHA LEMK'ETHIPHINI, 69pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R33

Novel for teenagers originally published in English as "Divine Dump Dancer". Text in Xhosa.


  1. Musengezi (D.) MASIMBA, Nyaya pfupi dzakanyorwa nemadzimai eZimbabwe Women Writers, 159pp., paperback, Revised edition, Harare, (1996) 2004. R110

Text in Shona.


  1. Mzongwana (M.) et al KHWELA-KHWELA, YIMOTO KAMAMA, 94pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R33

Novel for teenagers originally published in English as "Moms Taxi". Text in Xhosa.


  1. yaShiimi (A.) OMUNANGESHEFA DHINGI MUNAMIBIA, onakuziwa yomunangeshefa Frans Aupa Indongo, 149pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R195

Biography of Frans Aupa Indongo ("The Most Successful Businessman in Namibia") in Oshindonga.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - SPORT, LEISURE (including wine & food) and TRAVEL (including guidebooks & maps)

  1. __________ GUIDE TO GOLF IN SOUTH AFRICA, 189pp., colour illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 2005. R135

  2. __________ OFFICIAL VISITOR'S GUIDE TO THE CAPE PENINSULA, 24pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R35

  3. Brown (A.) THE FAIR WAY, the South African woman's guide to golf, 86pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  4. Cazenove (S.) LICENSED TO GUIDE, 232pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R245

A collection of short biographies of Africa's foremost professional safari guides.


  1. [Colquhoun (A.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICAN RUGBY ANNUAL, 2005, 544pp., colour illus., paperback, Thirty-fourth edition, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  2. Dean (C.) JOURNEY THROUGH THE LIVING DESERTS OF SOUTH AFRICA, 176pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Coalville, 2005. R145

  3. Dodd (J.) MAURITIUS, REUNION & SEYCHELLES, 316pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Fifth edition, Lonely Planet, Victoria, 2004. R195

  4. du Plessis (K.) THE OVERBERG, inland from the tip of Africa, 207pp., 4to., colour illus., map, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R250

  5. Fitzpatrick (M.) et al SOUTH AFRICA, LESOTHO & SWAZILAND, 644pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Sixth edition, Lonely Planet, Victoria, 2004. R220

Food & Wine

  1. [Boom (R.) ed.] SA WINE INDUSTRY DIRECTORY 2005/6, facts, figures, regulations, producers, suppliers, contact details, 458pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Seventh edition, Cape Town, (1998) 2005. R150

  2. Cheifitz (P.) SEASONS, 160pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R220

  3. Leipoldt (C. Louis) POLFYNTJIES VIR DIE PROE, edited by Brenda Louw and Trevor Emslie, 216pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1963) 2005. R125

A collection of articles on food from Die Huisgenoot written between 1933 and 1947.


  1. Narshi (P.) & Williams (B.) THE MASALA COOKBOOK, a fresh approach to Indian cuisine, 160pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R170

  2. Olivier (M.) MICHAEL OLIVIER, a restaurateur remembers, 143pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R195

  3. [Prinsloo (N.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICAN WINE ABROAD, a guide to the wines in your country, 480pp., 4to., paperback, Summer 2004/05, Cape Town, 2004. R120

  4. Van Loon (C.) et al QUIET FOOD, a recipe for sanity, 139pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R175

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  1. Hampton (C.) PASSPORT TO THE BEST OF CAPE TOWN, South Africa, 302pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R100

  2. Holgate (K.) CAPE TO CAIRO, one family's adventures along the waterways of Africa, 208pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (2002) 2005. R130

  3. [Humphries (P.) ed.] THE ACCOMODATION GUIDE, 2005/2006, 267pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Second edition, Johannesburg, 2005. R123

  4. Joyce (M.) & Joyce (S.) INSIDE ZAMBIA, with discovering-Africa road & tourist map of Zambia, 264pp., illus., maps, paperback, Gaborone, 2004. R130

  5. King (G.) THE HANSIE CRONJÉ STORY, an authorised biography, 291pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R220

  6. Leger (P.) GUIDE TO BEST BUDGET GETAWAYS, Western Cape, 224pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1999) 2003. R90

Maps

  1. du Preez (Q.) MAGALIESBERG, PILANESBERG, and the Waterberg, 1: 300 000, 90 x 63cm., Somerset West, 2005. R78

  2. __________ TANZANIA, 1:1 300 000, 63 x 88cm., Somerset West, 2005. R78

  3. Globetrotter NAMIBIA, includes Caprivi Strip, Etosha, Fish River Canyon, Keetmanshoop, Luderitz, Swakopmund, Walvis Bay and Windhoek, 1:2 000 000, 71 x 75cm., London & Connecticut, 2005. R70

  4. MacPhee (D.) & de Wit (M.) HOW THE CAPE GOT ITS SHAPE, 90 x 100cm., Cape Town, (2004). R80

  5. Map Studio CAPE TOWN & PENINSULA, includes towns of the western cape, 266pp., spiralbound paperback, Thirteenth edition, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  6. __________ SOUTHERN AFRICA MAP, road map, 1: 3 500 000, 65 x 100cm., Cape Town, 2005. R80

  7. __________ THE CRADLE OF HUMANKIND, 70 x 100cm., Cape Town, (2005). R80

  8. __________ WEST COAST & NAMAQUALAND, 1: 41 700, 70 x 100cm., Cape Town, 2004. R80

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  1. Marais (J.) & Mills (S.) MOUNTAIN BIKING TRAILS, of South Africa, 208pp., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R170

  2. Meltzer (S.) & Fuller (C.) EATING FOR SPORT, sports nutrition, 192pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  3. Michler (I.) ZANZIBAR, the insider's guide, 159pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R180

  4. Nell (L.) KNYSNA, a visitor's guide to South Africa's most popular coastal town, 32pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus.,map, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R60

  5. Nussey (W.) MAJESTIC SOUTH AFRICA, a photographic celebration of stunning natural beauty, 144pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, London, 2005. R150

  6. Parsons (W.) TELKOM SWIMMERS' GUIDE, to open water swimming in South Africa 2005, 108pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R55

  7. Pinchuk (T.) et al THE ROUGH GUIDE TO SOUTH AFRICA, Lesotho and Swaziland, 975pp., maps, paperback, Fourth edition, London, 2005. R190

Clarke's Bookshop is "the best place in Cape Town for South African books, with a huge selection of local titles covering literature, history, politics, natural history and the arts, plus very well-informed staff. They also deal in collectors' editions of South African books.".


  1. Pinnock (D.) LOVE LETTERS TO AFRICA, 224pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

Don Pinnock writes for Getaway magazine.


  1. Roberts (C.) SA SPORTS WOMAN, 16pp., folded, colour illus., July 2005, Cape Town, 2005. R15

  2. __________ SOUTH AFRICAN SPORTS ACTION, Nelson Mandela a man for all sports, 33pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, No. 20, 2004, Cape Town, 2004. R25

  3. __________ SOUTH AFRICAN SPORTS ACTION, tribute to Nelson Mandela, 30pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, No. 26, July 2005, Cape Town, 2005. R20

  4. Roper (S.) et al SOUTH AFRICA CHIC, hotels, lodges, spas, 256pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Guildford, 2005. R230

  5. Rubin (N.) & Temkin (N.) CHIC JOZI, the Jo'burg pocketbook, 199pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

South Africa's Top Sites

  1. Harrison (P.) ARTS & CULTURE, 128pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

  2. __________ GAY & LESBIAN, 104pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

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  1. Spicer (S.) & Nepgen (J.) HOLISTIC HOLIDAYS IN SOUTH AFRICA, health spas, hot springs, magical places and sacred spaces, 160pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  2. Stevens (U.) CAPE TOWN ON FOOT, the Bo-Kaap & Waterfront, a walk through town & history, 190pp., illus., map, paperback, Revised edition, Cape Town, (1997) 2005. R80

  3. Stuart (C. & T.) ROADSIDE GUIDE, Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, discovering nature along the N2, 160pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - TRUTH & RECONCILIATION COMMISSION

  1. Schaffer (K.) & Smith (S.) HUMAN RIGHTS AND NARRATED LIVES, the ethics of recognition, 303pp., paperback, New York, 2004. R275

Includes the chapter "Truth & Reconciliation and the Traumatic Past of South Africa".


  1. [Villa-Vicencio (C.) & Doxtader (E.) eds.] PIECES OF THE PUZZLE, keywords on reconciliation and transitional justice, 126pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

Contributors include Alex Boraine, Sue de Villiers, Antjie Krog, Fiona Ross and Jeremy Sarkin.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - VIDEO, CD-ROM, CD & DVD

CD

  1. [Abrahamse (A.) producer] THE WINDS OF CHANGE, a journey through the key music and moments that gave birth to a free, democratic South Africa, 2 x CD, Johannesburg, (2004). R185

Includes excerpts from Albert Luthuli's Nobel Prize award speech, Nelson Mandela's Rivonia trial and inauguration speeches and music by Johnny Clegg, Amampondo, Sibongile Khumalo and much more.


  1. Bernhard Nordkamp Centre Youth Choir SINGING UNTO LIFE, Namibia's orphans reach for the future, CD, Catholic AIDS Action, Windhoek, 2004. R175

  2. Uys (P.) TRUTH OMISSIONS, Pieter-Dirk Uys faces the past, Evita Bezuidenhout faces the people, CD, Johannesburg, 1997. R160

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CD-ROM

  1. Berens (P.) TURNING POINTS IN HISTORY, an interactive teaching tool for Grade 10-12 educators, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  2. [Gawlowski (D.) & Moore (N.) eds.] SUB-URBAN MAGZINE V.3, print, film, sound, fashion, writing, digital, CD-ROM, Cape Town, (2005). R145

  3. Putter (A.) et al SUB.URBAN MAGAZINE. V.2, CD-ROM, Cape Town, (2003). R50

  4. Verster (F.) HONIBALL 100, culture with a smile, CD-ROM, Stellenbosch, 2004. R185

E-book on the life and work of the cartoonist and comic strip artist Thomas Osche Honiball.


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DVD

  1. [Desai (R.) dir.] BORN INTO STRUGGLE, a personal journey mirroring a nation's fight for freedom, 74 min, DVD, Johannesburg, (2005). R220

Rehad Desai's documentary on his politically active father Barney Desai. By looking at his relationship with his father he is able to review his own relationship with his estranged son.


  1. [Isiakpere (F.) dir.] CHILDREN OF AFRICA, 120 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, 2004. R220

Includes popular artists Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Hugh Masekela, Miriam Makeba and others.


  1. [Key (L.) dir.] KAROO KITAAR BLUES, 90 minutes, DVD, Cape Town, 2004. R180

Karoo Kitaar Blues follows songwriter and singer David Kramer and slide guitarist Hannes Coetzee into remote regions of South Africa on their quest to find musicians who play an almost forgotten folk music. By the end of the journey nine musicians are invited to Cape Town to record and perform.


  1. [Low (A.) dir.] VOICES FROM ROBBEN ISLAND, 90 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, 2004. R270

A history of Robben Island with interviews of Nelson Mandela, Albert Sisulu, Govan Mbeki, Ahmed Kathrada and others.


  1. [Luruli (N.) dir.] CHIKIN BIZNIS, the whole story, 96 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, 1998. R220

  2. [MacIver (M.) producer] STIMELA, best of steam tracks, 64 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, 2003. R215

  3. [Mahlatsi (T.) & Gibson (A.) dirs.] YIZO YIZO, 364 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, 2001. R150

Controversial television series on a township school coping with transformation. Contains thirteen episodes of series one.


  1. [Mawuru (G.) dir.] NERIA, 103 minutes, DVD, Zimbabwe, no date. R220

  2. [Ngakane (L.) dir.] NELSON MANDELA, the struggle is my life, 88 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, no date. R220

  3. [Schechter (D.) dir.] COUNTDOWN TO FREEDOM, 92 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, 1994. R220

Documents Nelson Mandela's election campaign in 1994.


  1. [Schmitz (O.) dir.] MAPANTSULA, 148 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, 1988. R220

  2. [Tilley (B.) dir.] THE LINE, 100 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, 1993. R220

  3. Video News Services/ANC HOLD UP THE SUN, episode 3, submit or fight 1958-1969, 97 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, (2004). R220

  4. __________ HOLD UP THE SUN, episode 1, roots of struggle, 97 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, (2004). R220

  5. __________ HOLD UP THE SUN, episode 5, not the kings & generals, 1983-1990, 97 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, (2004). R220

  6. __________ HOLD UP THE SUN, episode 4, the new generation 1968-1983, 97 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, (2004). R220

  7. __________ HOLD UP THE SUN, episode 2, enter the masses 1949-1958, 97 minutes, DVD, Johannesburg, (2004). R220

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VIDEOS: Some of these videos are available on NTSC, the version used in the United States. Please enquire when ordering

  1. [Bosch (l.) dir.] THE DEVIL BREAKS MY HEART, 48 minutes, VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, 2003. R145

Follows the lives of five South African children who appeared in a documentary 10 years ago and what happened to them since then.


  1. [Desai (R.) dir.] BORN INTO STRUGGLE, a personal journey mirroring a nation's fight for freedom, 74 minutes, VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, (2005). R150

Rehad Desai's documentary on his politically active father Barney Desai. By looking at his relationship with his father he is able to review his own relationship with his estranged son.


  1. [Dzuguda (R.) dir.] MIX, 55 mins., VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, 2004. R145

Documentary on two young women, one black, the other white, both hip hop DJs in Johannesburg.


  1. [Geldenhuys (O.) dir.] BEING PAVAROTTI, 52 minutes, VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, 2004. R145

Documentary on Nelson Nkanunu, a 13-year-old boy who lives in Hermanus and dreams of becoming an opera singer.


  1. [Hallis (R.) dir.] SAMORA MACHEL, son of Africa, 50 minutes, VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, 1989. R150

Includes an interview with Prof. John Saul.


  1. [Kennedy (J.) dir.] CINDERELLA OF THE CAPE FLATS, 56 minutes, VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, 2004. R145

Documentary on the women in the Cape Town garment industry and their annual Spring Queen pageant.


  1. [Kotze (A.) dir.] PROMISED LAND, 30 minutes, VHS/ PAL, Johannesburg, (2003). R175

A documentary first shown on 'Special Assignment' on SABC TV on the sucesses and failures of the mentoring programmes run by northern Free State white farmers for emerging black farmers and the land reform projects in the area.


  1. [Lipman (B.) dir.] LIBERATION WOMEN, 30 mins., VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, 1985. R150

Interviews with Helen Joseph, Winnie Mandela and Amina Cachalia.


  1. [Lipman (J.) dir.] SOL PLAATJE, a man of our time, 50 minutes, VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, 1998. R150

Includes interviews with Tim Couzens, Popo Molefe and Stephen Gray.


  1. [Maseko (Z.) dir.] CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTION, 52 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2002. R150

In 1990 Zola Maseko made a documentary on young South African exiles in Tanzania. In this film he tracks down five of them twelve years later and documents how they have adapted to life back in South Africa.


  1. [Mathaba (A.) dir.] SOLLY'S STORY, 52 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2004. R145

Documentary on Solly who is from Venda and is the assistant coach of the under-17 national football team.


  1. [Molefe (S.) dir.] MY YEOVILLE, 48 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2003. R145

Documentary on Yeoville, a suburb of Johannesburg.


  1. [Mthiyane (O.) dir.] IKHAYA, (home), 49 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2003. R145

The director Omelga Mthiyane returns to her former home in Bhambayi in Natal 10 years after her family was forced to flee because of political violence.


  1. [Nxumalo (K.) dir.] NABANTAWA' BAM, (with my children), 41 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2003. R145

Documentary on the black middle class family of Miles Khubeka, a computer scientist.


  1. [Otto-Salies (Z.) dir.] THROUGH THE EYES OF MY DAUGHTER, 49 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2004. R145

Z. Otto-Salies lives in the Bo-Kaap in Cape Town. She documents the life of her 16-year-old daughter.


  1. [Reid (F.) & Hoffmann (D.) dirs.] LONG NIGHT'S JOURNEY INTO DAY, South Africa's search for truth and reconciliation, 90 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2000. R135

Documentary on testimonies of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission on the Amy Biehl murder, the Cradock Four and the Gugulethu Seven.


  1. [Schlesinger (M.) & Ngcobo (K.) dirs.] BELONGING, 52 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2004. R145

Documentary on Kethiwe Ngcobo who grew up in exile in England and returned to South Africa in 1994.


  1. [Schutte (G.) & Singiswa (S.) dirs.] UMGIDI, (the celebration), 74 minutes, VHS, PAL, Cape Town, 2004. R145

Documentary on traditional black South African family life challenged by modernity.


  1. [Slater (K.) dir.] MEANING OF THE BUFFALO, 61 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2004. R145

Documentary on Rene, a young woman of the Balete people who wants to become the first black woman game ranger.


  1. [Spitz (A.) dir.] HOT WAX, 48 mins., VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2004. R145

Documentary on Ivy, a black beautician who works in a white suburb of Johannesburg.


  1. [Suleman (R.) dir.] DEADLY MYTHS, 48 minutes, VHS, PAL, Johannesburg, 2004. R150

Documentary on the dangerous myths about how one can get HIV/AIDS.


  1. [Thompson (B.) & Said (A.) dirs.] SCRATCH, MIX AND ?, 52 minutes, VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, 2003. R150

Documentary on rap, kwaito, hip-hop music in Cape Town and Johannesburg.


  1. __________ TAARAB, an ocean of melodies, 52 minutes, VHS/PAL, Johannesburg, 2003. R150

Taarab is a form of sung Swahili poetry.


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AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - FICTION

  1. Adichie (C.) PURPLE HIBISCUS, 307pp., paperback, London, 2004. R110

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie grew up in Nigeria where the novel is set.


Anthologies & Journals

  1. __________ NEW BEGININGS, sold in aid of the Indian Ocean Tsunami earthquake victims, 241pp., paperback, London, 2005. R80

Sixteen writers have given work from their forthcoming books. Includes the first two chapters of J.M. Coetzee's new book "Slow Man".


  1. __________ SEVENTH STREET ALCHEMY, a selection of works from the Caine Prize for African writing, 228pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R125

This is the fifth anthology of shortlisted stories. The winner this year was the Zimbabwean writer Brian Chikwava.


  1. __________ AFRICAN COMPASS, new writing from southern Africa 2005, 205pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R105

Anthology of the best entries for the HSBC/SA PEN literary award. J.M. Coetzee selected the winning stories.


  1. [Gray (S.) ed.] THE PICADOR BOOK OF AFRICAN SHORT STORIES, 285pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2000) 2004. R82

  2. [Morris (J.) ed.] SHORT WRITINGS FROM BULAWAYO II, 116pp., paperback, Bulawayo, 2005. R75

  3. [Mynhardt (P.) comp.] CELEBRATING BOSMAN, a centenary selection of Herman Charles Bosman's stories, 219pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R115

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  1. Bakkes (M.) LITTEKENS, stories en memories, 127pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  2. Benade (T.) ANNA, dogter van Engela van Bengale, 249pp.,maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

First published in English in 2004 as "The Kites of Good Fortune".


  1. Blacklaws (T.) BLOOD ORANGE, 205pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  2. Bosman (H.) HOMECOMING, Voorkamerstories (II), 288pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

Some of these stories, first published in "The Forum", a weekly newspaper, were collected in "A Bekkersdal Marathon". Twelve stories have never been collected and one, "Mental Trouble", has never been published.


  1. Bothes (A.) MOUNTAIN OF LOST DREAMS, 302pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R140

  2. Brink (A.) BIDSPRINKAAN, 'n ware storie, 251pp., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R140

  3. __________ DONKERMAAN, 348pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (2000) 2004. R130

  4. __________ DUIWELSKLOOF, 363pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1998) 2005. R130

  5. __________ HOUD-DEN-BEK, 404pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1982) 2005. R145

  6. __________ 'N DRÖE WIT SEISOEN, 254pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1979) 2005. R130

  7. __________ 'N OOMBLIK IN DIE WIND, 222pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1975) 2005. R130

  8. __________ PRAYING MANTIS, 280pp., paperback, London, 2005. R135

  9. Brownlee (R.) GARDEN OF THE PLAGUES, 223pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

  10. Burgess (Y.) TWO KINDS OF WOMEN, 56pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R20

All the stories in this collection have been previously published in "Contrast", "New Nation" and "Purple Renoster".


  1. Cartwright (J.) THE PROMISE OF HAPPINESS, 306pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R120

  2. Chater (P.) STREETWISE, 117pp., paperback, Harare, 2004. R90

  3. Dangarembga (T.) NERVOUS CONDITIONS, 212pp., paperback, Reprint, Banbury, (1998) 2004. R160

With a new introduction by Kwame Anthony Appiah.


  1. Dowling (F.) WHAT POETS NEED, 225pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R100

  2. Eprile (T.) THE PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY, 287pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R160

First published in New York in 2004.


  1. Erasmus (B.) EVEN WITH INSECTS, 250pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  2. Fouché (J.) DIE AVONTURE VAN PIETER FRANCKEN, 202pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

  3. Fox (J.) FLYING TO DISNEYLAND, a novel, 253pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  4. Fugard (A.) KAROO, and other stories, 173pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

A collection of prose, both fact and fiction.


  1. Fugard (L.) SKINNER'S DRIFT, 237pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R139

  2. Galgut (D.) STRATEGY & SIEGE, 55pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R20

  3. Gray (S.) MY SERIAL KILLER, and other stories, 256pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  4. Harries (A.) NO PLACE FOR A LADY, 376pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R160

  5. Hendricks (E.) ORIE HAKKIESDRAAD, die mense praat!, 74pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R70

  6. Higginson (C.) THE HILL, 287pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  7. Hobbs (M.) FLARDE, 'n novelle, 158pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R103

  8. Holman (M.) LAST ORDERS AT HARRODS, an African tale, 279pp., paperback, Edinburgh, 2005. R140

Michael Holman was brought up in Zimbabwe and was based in Zambia as the Financial Times Africa correspondent from 1977-1984 and was the Africa editor from 1984-2002.


  1. Janssen (H.) TELL TALE, 213pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R120

  2. Keet (V.) COLORED HILL, 196pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

  3. Krüger (E.) GETTING LUCKY, 280pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R85

  4. Lambkin (D.) THE VOYEUR, 57pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R20

  5. Lovejoy (A.) ACID ALEX, 400pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  6. Malan (R.) REBEL ANGEL, 149pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

Novel based on the life of poet John Keats.


  1. __________ THE STORY OF LUCKY SIMELANE, 125pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  2. Mason (R.) US, 337pp., paperback, London, (2004) 2005. R100

Richard Mason was born in South Africa and now lives in Glasgow.


  1. Mda (Z.) THE WHALE CALLER, 210pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R150

  2. Memela (S.) FLOWERS OF THE NATION, 95pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R75

  3. Meyer (D.) ORION, 360pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1999) 2005. R120

  4. Mokhele (L.) HOME-GROWN, short stories, 124pp., paperback, Maseru, 2004. R195

  5. Mostert (N.) WINDWALKER, 304pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  6. Naidoo (M.) JAIL BIRDS AND OTHERS, 98pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R85

  7. Ndumo (P.) AFRICA, MY AFRICA, 4 volumes, 122 + 229 + 218 + 295pp., paperback, Morija, 2000 - 2003. R450

  8. Paul-Hughes (C.) LEILA WORD LIG, 253pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

  9. Roberts (D.) MATTERS OF LAST RESORT, 333pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R108

  10. Ross (C.) THE LOVE BOOK, 309pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  11. Rust (W.) MARTHA, 'n verhaal oor Martha Solomons, Countess of Stamford, 222pp., paperback, Hermanus, 2004. R98

  12. Scheepers (R.) 'N ENGEL IN MY HUIS, 'n rubriekkeur, 158pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  13. Schoeman (K.) THIS LIFE, translated by Elsa Silke, 227pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

Originally published in Afrikaans in 1993 as "Hierdie Lewe".


  1. Schuster (A.) FOOLISH DELUSIONS, a novel auto/biography, 203pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R105

  2. Shukri (I.) THE SILENT MINARET, 282pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  3. Sleigh (D.) ISLANDS, 758pp., paperback, London, 2005. R120

Translated from the Afrikaans by Andre Brink.


  1. Slovo (G.) ICE ROAD, 541pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R110

  2. Smith (A.) IN THE COMPANY OF CHEERFUL LADIES, 264pp., paperback, London, 2005. R90

Sixth in the No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series.


  1. __________ THE GIRL WHO MARRIED A LION, 174pp., paperback, London, (2004) 2005. R90

These stories first appeared in "The Girl who Married a Lion" in 2004 and "Children of Wax" in 1989.


  1. Snyman (D.) UIT DIE BINNELAND, 144pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  2. Stoffberg (P.) IN DIE LIG VAN VUUR, 320pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  3. Taylor (J.) OF WILD DOGS, 255pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  4. Tema (B.) THE PEOPLE OF WELGEVAL, 280pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  5. van Rooyen (E.) MET 'N EIE SIEKSPENS, jeugherinneringe, 238pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  6. __________ SEISOENE, 378pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  7. Vassanji (M.) THE IN-BETWEEN WORLD OF VIKRAM LALL, 439pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2003) 2005. R110

  8. Venter (E.) EK STAMEL EK STERWE, 271pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1996) 2005. R120

  9. Vera (Y.) THE STONE VIRGINS, 174pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (2002) 2005. R100

Yvonne Vera died in 2005.


  1. Wende (H.) THE KING'S SHILLING, 304pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  2. Winterbach (I.) THE ELUSIVE MOTH, 196pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

This is a translation of the novel "Karolina Ferreira" published in 1993 in Afrikaans under the pseudonym Lettie Viljoen.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - POETRY & PLAYS

  1. Abrahams (L.) CHAOS THEORY OF THE HEART, and other poems mainly since 1990, 120pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

Lionel Abrahams died in 2004.


Anthologies & Journals

  1. __________ LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL, poetry and photographs by the young people of Stellenbosch, 39pp., illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R70

Text in English, Afrikaans and Xhosa.


  1. [Clarke (J.) comp.] GREAT SOUTH AFRICAN LIMERICKS, 101pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R85

  2. [Dladla (A.) comp.] WA LALA, WA SALA, 68pp., paperback, Katlehong, 2004. R80

An anthology of poetry and prose. Text in English, Venda, Sotho, Xhosa and Zulu.


  1. [Eaton (T.) ed.] NEW CONTRAST, 129, Volume 33, Number 1, Autumn 2005, 90pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R55

Fiction by Dan Jacobson, Sheila Roberts and Patricia Schonstein. Also includes "The Psychopathology of Post-colonial Mozambique: Mia Couto's 'Voices made Night'" by Chesca Long-Innes.


  1. [Esterhuizen (C.) ed.] FROGGY PRESS, childrens' poetry journal, 35pp., paperback, Summer 2005: Issue 1, Cape Town, 2005. R45

  2. __________ FROGGY PRESS, childrens' poetry journal, 28pp., paperback, Winter 2005: Issue 3, Cape Town, 2005. R45

  3. __________ FROGGY PRESS, childrens' poetry journal, 33pp., illus., paperback, Autumn 2005: Issue 2, Cape Town, 2005. R45

  4. [Ferguson (G.) ed.] CARAPACE 52, poems, graphics, molluscana, 28pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R29

Contributors include Gabeba Baderoon, Finuala Dowling and Karen Press.


  1. [Groenewegen (W.) ed] CARAPACE 53, Dutch edition, poems graphics molluscana, 28pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R32

  2. [Krog (A.) & Schaffer (A.) comp.] NUWE STEMME 3, 189pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  3. [Molapong (K.) et al eds.] IN SEARCH OF QUESTIONS, a collection of new Namibian poems, 114ppp., paperback, Basel, 2005. R110

  4. [Snyders (P.) & Esterhuizen (L.) keurders] EK HET 'N VIS GESIEN, en ander gedigte deur studente van die Universiteit Stellenbosch, 117pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R80

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  1. Attwell (A.) KILLING TIME, 56pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R85

  2. Baderoon (G.) THE DREAM IN THE NEXT BODY, 61pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

Gabeba Baderoon is the winner of the DaimlerChrysler Award for South African poetry 2005.


  1. Botha (N.) ANTS MOVING THE HOUSE MILLIMETRES, 68pp., paperback, Grahamstown, 2005. R70

  2. Breytenbach (B.) DIE ONGEDANSTE DANS, gevangenisgedigte 1975-1983, 459pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

This collection includes all the poetry Breyten Breytenbach wrote in jail, including the previously unpublished "Die glimlag".


  1. Combrinck (L.) AN INFINITE LONGING FOR LOVE, a collection of poetry, 90pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R80

  2. Cope (M.) GHAAP, sonnets from the Northern Cape, 56pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

  3. Cummiskey (G.) BOG DOCKS, 35pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R38

  4. Eppel (J.) SONGS MY COUNTRY TAUGHT ME, selected poems 1965-2005, 133pp., illus., paperback, Harare, 2005. R140

  5. Eybers (E.) VALREEP/STIRRUP-CUP, 35pp., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

Text in English and Afrikaans.


  1. Fugard (A.) EXITS AND ENTRANCES, 72pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R65

A play based on the meeting between the "Playwright" and the great Afrikaans actor Andre Huguenet.


  1. __________ VALLEY SONG, 54pp., paperback, London, 1996. R95

  2. Gibson (G.) BOOMPLAATS, 99pp., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  3. Goosen (A.) HITTE VANNIE TEERPAD, songs van die liedjieboer, 125pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R105

Anton Goosen is a well known Afrikaans singer and poet. This is a collection of his work from 1974-2005.


  1. Hambidge (J.) EN SKIELIK IS DIT AAND, 158pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R124

  2. Haresnape (G.) THE LIVING AND THE DEAD, selected and new poems, 104pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R105

  3. Jenkins (M.) BREAKING THE SURFACE, photographs by Cedric Nunn, 83pp., illus., paperback, Timbila Poetry Project, Limpopo, 2005. R150

  4. Komrij (G.) DIE ELEKTRIES GELAAIDE HAND, gedigte, translated from the Dutch by Daniel Hugo, 79pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R103

  5. Liyong (T.) CORPSE LOVERS AND CORPSE HATERS, (direct discourse and lyrical verse and trance visions) (poems composed when dictator Idi Amin Dada ruled Uganda), 102pp., paperback, Timbila Poetry Project, Pietersburg, 2005. R125

  6. Magogodi (K.) OUTSPOKEN, 124pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R75

  7. Mann (C.) THUTHULA, heart of the labyrinth [play], 121pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R67

  8. Mantyi (S.) TUTORIAL POETRY, 63pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R105

  9. Mashile (L.) IN A RIBBON OF RHYTHM, 64pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  10. Mashologu (M.) OH INDEPENDENCE!, a play, 42pp., paperback, Morija, 2004. R95

  11. Molapong (K.) COME TALK YOUR HEART, performance poetry, photography by Chris Barr, 124pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R125

  12. Naudé (C.) IN DIE GEHEIM VAN DIE DAG, 133pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R90

  13. Nawa (L.) THROUGH THE EYE OF A NEEDLE, foreword by Es'kia Mphahlele, 124pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R83

  14. Newton (L.) TSHEPANG, the third testament [play], 45pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R80

  15. Press (K.) THE CANARY'S SONGBOOK, 101pp., paperback, Manchester, 2005. R140

  16. Ramaano (M.) TALKS WITH THE SUN, 66pp., paperback, Timbila Poetry Project, Pietersburg, 2005. R107

  17. Rampolokeng (L.) WHITEHEART, prologue to hysteria, 93pp., paperback, Grahamstown, 2005. R85

  18. Schoonraad (P.) UPWARDS, 81pp., paperback, Revised and expanded edition, Cape Town, (2004) 2005. R65

  19. Uys (P.) SELLE OU STORIE, [play], 112pp., paperback, Darling, 2004. R135

  20. Uys (P.-D.) SAME OLD STORY, [play], 106pp., paperback, Darling, 2004. R135

  21. Wallace (N.) THE "FRAGILE" BUTTERFLY, 47pp., colour illus., paperback, Pinetown, 2004. R100

  22. Wessels (P.) MY GHOST IN THE BUSH OF LIES, 95pp., paperback, Grahamstown, 2005. R85

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - JUVENILE & YOUNG ADULT

  1. Bloch (C.) & Hardie (W.) CAN YOU?, 22pp., colour illus, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R22

Also available in Zulu, Xhosa, Tsonga, Swati, Tswana, Sotho, Pedi, Ndebele and Afrikaans.


  1. Chinodya (S.) TALE OF TAMARI, 68pp., paperback, Harare, 2004. R90

  2. Clanahan (M.) text & Taylor (J.) illus. NAMA KWA'S GARDEN, 72pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  3. Daly (N.) RUBY SINGS THE BLUES, 30pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town & London, 2005. R58

  4. Edwards (T.) THE LEGEND OF THE PEACOCK THRONE, 127pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  5. [Espin (M.) ed.] "A NON-STOP JOURNEY", stories from World Book Day 2004, 36pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R35

Written by Grade 7 and 8 pupils. Text in English, Afrikaans and Xhosa.


  1. Hall (L.) HAMLET & KIMBERLEY, illustrated by Tony Grogan, 63pp., colour illus., hardback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1977) 2005. R80

  2. __________ HAMLET AND PRETORIA, illustrated by Tony Grogan, 64pp., colour illus., hardback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1976) 2005. R80

  3. Hofmeyr (D.) FISH NOTES AND STAR SONGS, 199pp., paperback, London, 2005. R80

  4. McGregor (A.) FIVE IS A FULL HOUSE!, 93pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R80

  5. Olivier (K.) text & Maree (D.) illus. ADI AND THE DRAGONS, 56pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  6. Smith (A.) THE GIRL WHO MARRIED A LION, folktales from Africa, 130pp., illus., paperback, Edinburgh, 2005. R65

These stories first appeared in "The Girl who Married a Lion" in 2004 and "Children of Wax" in 1989.


  1. Smith (G.) SOMEONE CALLED LINDIWE, 75pp., paperback, Oxford, 2003. R65

MISCELLANEOUS CURRENT PUBLICATIONS

  1. Hart (M.) THE IRISH GAME, 220pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R105

The story of the theft of paintings from Russborough House belonging to Sir Alfred and Lady Beit in Ireland.


  1. Kotkin (J.) THE CITY, a global history, 218pp., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R200

  2. Lack (H) & Heilmeyer (M.) JARDIN DE LA MALMAISON, Empress Josephine's garden, 327pp., b/w & colour illus., large 4to., hardback, d.w., slipcase, Munich, 2004. R1,585