CATALOGUE 115
Issued February 2006

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South African Art Portfolios

Out of Print Books

Recent Books on Southern Africa


SOUTH AFRICAN ART PORTFOLIOS

  1. [Inggs (S.) co-ordinator] WORKING PROOF, a portfolio of lithographs, Jane Alexander, Katherine Bull, Stephen Inggs, William Kentridge, Fritha Langerman, Malcolm Payne, Roderick Sauls, Pippa Skotnes, Dominic Thorburn, Gavin Younge, 10 b/w & colour lithographs + title page + one page introduction + colophon, contained in a blue cloth solander box, large 4to., one of an edition limited to 65 sets all signed and numbered by the artists, Katrine Harris Print Cabinet, Michaelis School of Fine Art, Cape Town, 2003. R25,000

From the introduction: '"Working Proof' is a portfolio of lithographs to commemorate the 3rd Impact International Printmaking Conference held at the Michaelis School of Fine Art from 27-30 August 2003. It responds to the conference theme: the role of prints in contemporary art in a social, political and cultural context ... the idea behind 'Working Proof' has been to produce a portfolio of lithographs to explore how artists could use and adapt commercial print technology..." All the lithographs were printed on Rives BFK paper. The images were scanned by Russell Jones at the Scan Shop using the stochastic process and printed on a five-colour Heidelberg Speedmaster press by Morgan Poovan and supervised by Stephen Inggs. The edition consists of 50 original copies numbered 1/50 - 50/50, 10 hors commerce numbered 1/X - X/X and 5 artist's proofs numbered 1/V - V/V.


  1. [O'Flynn (N.) & Bell-Roberts (S. & B.) curators] 20<ARTISTS>06, a contemporary South African print collection, a contemporary landscape, a book portfolio of 20 original prints by 20 South African artists, 20 b/w & colour illus., small 4to., pale green paper covered boards, contained in a glass fronted display box, one of an edition limited to 120 copies signed and numbered by the artists, Cape Town, 2006. R12,000

The artists are: Abrie Fourie, Ed Young, Lyndi Sales, Ernestine White, Tamlin Blake, John Murray, Norman O'Flynn, Sanell Aggenbach, Christopher Slack, Conrad Botes, Sipho Hlati, Liza Grobler, Martine Jackson, Julia Rosa Clark, Svea Josephy, Nigel Mullins, Shirly Fintz, Cameron Platter, Doreen Southwood and Donavan Ward. All the works are printed on cotton Fabriano papers and include lithographs, silkscreens, photographic etchings, woodcut with hand colouring and aquatint and hardground etchings.


ARCHAEOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY & ETHNOGRAPHY (including Khoisan studies)

  1. Callaway (H.) THE RELIGIOUS SYSTEM OF THE AMAZULU, in the Zulu language with translation into English and notes in four parts: Part 1 Unkulunkulu; or the tradition of creation. Part 2 Amatonga; or ancestor worship. Part 3 Izinyanga Zokubula; or divination. Part 4 Abatakato; or medical magic and witchcraft, 448pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1870) 1970. R650

  2. Cantrell (J.V.) FOLK-TALES FROM MPONDOLAND, illustrated by Gert le Grange, 155pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Pretoria, 1978. R550

  3. Dunn (E.J.) THE BUSHMAN, 180pp., illus., map, hardback, London, 1931. R1,500

  4. Lee (R.B.) THE DOBE !KUNG, 173pp., illus., maps, paperback, New York, 1984. R300

  5. [Metzger (F.) ed.] UND SEITHER LACHT DIE HYÄNE, buschmann-fabein, 111pp., illus., hardback, Windhoek, 1952. R300

  6. Savory (P.) ZULU FIRESIDE TALES, illustrated by Sylvia Baxter, 64pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1961. R350

  7. [Skotnes (P.) ed.] MISCAST, negotiating the presence of the Bushmen, 383pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, South African National Gallery, Cape Town, 1996. R3,000

Contributors include Robert Ross, Janette Deacon, Martin Hall, John Parkington, J. David Lewis-Williams and many others.


  1. Stow (G.W.) THE NATIVE RACES OF SOUTH AFRICA, a history of the intrusion of the Hottentots and Bantu into the hunting grounds of the Bushmen, the Aborigines of the country, 618pp., b/w & colour illus., folding maps, hardback, Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1905) 1964. R1,500

  2. Theal (G.M.) KAFFIR FOLK-LORE, a selection from the traditional tales current among the people living on the eastern border of the Cape Colony with copious explanatory notes, 226pp., new endpapers, hardback, corners restored, Second edition, London, (1882) 1886. R3,500

  3. Tobias (P.V.) IMAGES OF HUMANITY, the selected writings of Phillip Tobias, 431pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1991. R300

  4. [Tobias (P.V.) ed.] THE BUSHMEN, San hunters and herders of southern Africa, 206pp., 4to., illus., maps, hardback, d.w. a little worn, Cape Town, 1978. R750

Signed by the author on the title page.


  1. Werner (A.) MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF THE BANTU, 334pp., illus., folding map, hardback, London, 1933. R750

  2. Willcox (A.R.) THE DRAKENSBERG BUSHMEN AND THEIR ART, with a guide to the rock painting sites, 120pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Winterton, 1984. R300

AFRICAN ART, PHOTOGRAPHY, ARCHITECTURE & FURNITURE

  1. __________ NICHTS WIRD UNS TRENNEN, Südafrikanische fotografen und dichter, 159pp., illus., paperback, Bern, 1983. R750

Includes photographs by David Goldblatt, George Hallett, Paul Alberts, Omar Badsha etc. Poetry (translated into German) by Mongane Wally Serote, Mbuyiseni Oswald Mtshali, Anthony Deluis, Pascal Gwala, Daniel P. Kunene, Christopher van Wyk etc.


A.D.A. [Architecture, Design, Art] magazine

  1. [Sorrell (J.) ed.] ADA, no. 14, Johannesburg cultural A to Z update, 124pp., large 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1992. R200

  2. __________ ADA, no. 9, 58pp., large 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1990-1991. R200

Articles on George Pemba, Chicken Man, Sibusiso Mbhele and Albie Sachs. Photography by T.J. Leomon and Ronnie Levitan.


  1. __________ ADA, no. 13, state of the art, 90pp., 4to., paperback slightly worn, Cape Town, 1994-1995. R200

Articles on Nelson Mandela, Zwelethu Mthethwa and Tracy Payne.


  1. __________ ADA, no. 1, 30pp., large 4to., colour illus., paperback slightly worn, Cape Town, 1986. R200

Includes a poster by Manfred Zylla.


  1. __________ ADA, no. 11, Cape Town A to Z, 120pp., large 4to., colour illus, paperback, Cape Town, 1993. R200

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  1. [Alberts (P.) photo. & Gibbs (G.) ed.] CHILDREN OF THE FLATS, 80pp., 4to., illus., beige cloth boards, slipcase, No. 17 of an edition limited to 200 copies signed by Paul Alberts & George C. Gibbs, Cape Town, 1980. R750

  2. Alexander (L.) & Cohen (E.) 150 SOUTH AFRICAN PAINTINGS, past and present, 180pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1990. R750

  3. Arnold (M.) ZIMBABWEAN STONE SCULPTURE, 234pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Bulawayo, 1981. R2,000

Signed by the author on the title page.


  1. Atmore (M.G.) CAPE FURNITURE, 244pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cape Town, (1965) 1970. R550

  2. Baraitser (M.) & Obholzer (A.) CAPE COUNTRY FURNITURE, a pictorial survey of regional styles, materials and techniques in the Cape Province of South Africa, 368pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., new endpapers, hardback, d.w., Second revised edition, Cape Town, (1971) 1986. R2,000

  3. Bradlow (F.R.) THOMAS BOWLER, his life and work, 318pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., No. 190 of an edition limited to 1000 copies signed by the author, Cape Town, 1967. R1,950

  4. Breyer (K.) photo. & text MY BROTHER'S KEEPER, a picture report on the mission of the Dutch Reformed Church in southern Africa, 161pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1977. R400

  5. Ewald (W.) SECRET GAMES, collaborative works with children 1969-1999, 333pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Catalogue of the exhibition, New York, 2001. R175

Wendy Ewald works with children and photography. A section of this book documents the trip she took to South Africa in 1992 when she worked with children from Soweto, Orange Farm and Johannesburg. The children's photographs were exhibited in Johannesburg in 1992.


  1. Fransen (H.) DRIE EEUE KUNS IN SUID-AFRIKA, beeldende kuns, boukuns, toegepaste kuns, 230pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 1981. R400

Inscribed by the author on the title page.


  1. [Hammond-Tooke (D.) & Nettleton (A.) eds.] TEN YEARS OF COLLECTING (1979 - 1989), 139pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., Catalogue of the exhibition, Johannesburg, 1989. R300

Includes "Ndebele Beadwork" by Diane Levy and "The Beadwork of the Cape Nguni" by Anitra Nettleton et al and "Tsonga-Shangana Beadwork and Figures" by Rayda Becker & Anitra Nettleton.


  1. [Haskins (S.) photo.] PHOTO GRAPHICS, 86pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Geneva, 1980. R850

Signed by the photographer on the title page.


  1. Hendriks (P.A.) et al ADOLPH JENTSCH, South West African watercolours, 30pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Swakopmund, (1958). R550

Text in German, Afrikaans and English.


  1. Jansen (C.) photo. FACE OF SOUTH AFRICA, 158pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1972. R400

Inscribed by the author on the half-title.


  1. [Judin (H.) & Vladislavic (I.) eds.] BLANK, architecture, apartheid and after, 487pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Amsterdam, 1998. R1,500

Text by Karel Schoeman, Njabulo Ndebele, Deborah Posel etc. Photography by Mark Lewis, David Goldblatt, Zwelethu Mthethwa etc.


  1. Picton-Seymour (D.) HISTORICAL BUILDINGS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 192pp., 4to., colour illus., map, hardback, Cape Town, 1989. R550

  2. [Sasol Art Museum] PRIVATE COLLECTION LOUIS AND CHARLOTTE SCHACHAT, 48pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Stellenbosch, 2000. R350

Includes work by William Kentridge, Jane Alexander, Bongi Bengu, Robert Hodgins etc.


  1. [Schoonmaker (T.) ed.] BLACK PRESIDENT, the art and legacy of Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, 186pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, New York, 2003. R650

  2. [Schüten (C.) photo.] SCHWARZER ALLTAG IN SÜDAFRIKA, 207pp., illus., paperback, Frankfurt, 1988. R400

  3. Stern (I.) illus. & text CONGO, 50pp., illus.(some tipped in), dec. beige cloth with raffia back, No. 225 of an edition limited to 300 copies signed by Irma Stern, Pretoria, 1943. R20,000

Inscribed by Irma Stern on the f.f.e.p. "To Joe, a bit of Africa from Irma Stern 1945". With a price list from the exhibition in 1944 at Bothner's Gallery.


  1. Stevenson (M.) & Nel (H.) HYLTON NEL, conversations, 127pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2003. R295

Signed by Hylton Nel on the title page.


  1. Telford (A.A.) YESTERDAY'S DRESS, a history of costume in South Africa, 177pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1972. R350

  2. Till (C.) et al ART AND AMBIGUITY, perspectives on the Brenthurst Collection of Southern African Art, 197pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, 1991. R3,750

Includes essays by Patricia Davison, Anitra Nettleton, Sandra Klopper, W.D. Hammond-Tooke and Es'kia Mphahlele.


EXPLORATION & BIG GAME HUNTING

  1. __________ AFRICA AND ITS EXPLORATION, as told by its explorers, Mungo Park, Clapperton, The Landers, Livingstone, Barth, Barkie, Burton, Speke, Schweinfurth, Grant, Nachtigal, Mohr, Stanley, Iven, Capello, Serpa, Pinto, Baker, Thomson, Kerr, Emin etc., 2 Vols., 572+580pp., 4to., illus., maps, folding map, new endpapers, modern half red leather, marbled boards, London, 1891. R6,500

  2. Alexander (B.) FROM THE NIGER TO THE NILE, 2 Vols., 358+436pp.,4to., illus., folding maps neatly restored, new endpapers, modern half red leather, marble boards, London, 1907. R5,500

  3. Anderson (A.A.) TWENTY-FIVE YEARS IN A WAGGON, sport and travel in South Africa, 427pp., illus., folding map, inscription on inside front cover, hardback, d.w., Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1888) 1974. R550

  4. Foà (E.) AFTER BIG GAME IN CENTRAL AFRICA, records of a sportsman from August 1894 to November 1897, when crossing the dark continent from the mouth of the Zambesi to the French Congo, 330pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Facsimile reprint, New York, (1899) 1989. R500

  5. Latrobe (Rev. C.I.) JOURNAL OF A VISIT TO SOUTH AFRICA IN 1815 AND 1816, with some account of the missionary settlements of the United Brethren near the Cape of Good Hope, with a new introduction by Frank Bradlow, 450pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., folding map, hardback, Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1818) 1969. R550

  6. Letcher (O.) BIG GAME HUNTING IN NORTHERN RHODESIA, 266pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Facsimile reprint, New York, (1911) 1987. R550

  7. Naipaul (S.) NORTH OF SOUTH, an African journey, 252pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1978. R450

Shiva Naipaul travelled to Kenya, Tanzania and Zambia in the late 1970s.


  1. Ruark (R.) THE OLD MAN'S BOY GROWS OLDER, 300pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Reprint, New York, (1957) 1993. R1,250

  2. __________ THE OLD MAN AND THE BOY, 303pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Reprint, New York, (1953) 1993. R1,250

  3. Stanley (H.M.) THE CONGO, and the founding of its free state a story of work and exploration, 2 Vols., 528+495pp., illus., maps, folding map in each volume, dec. green boards, New York, 1885. R5,500

  4. Stigand (Capt. C.H.) HUNTING THE ELEPHANT IN AFRICA, 379pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Facsimile reprint, New York, (1913) 1986. R550

  5. Wolhuter (H.) MEMORIES OF A GAME-RANGER, illustrated by C.T. Astley-Maberly, 313pp., illus., map on endpapers, modern half green leather, marbled boards, Johannesburg, 1948. R2,500

MILITARY HISTORY

  1. Agar-Hamilton (J.A.I.) & Turner (L.C.F.) THE SIDI REZEG BATTLES 1941, 505pp., illus., maps, folding maps, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1957. R500

  2. Atkins (J.B.) THE RELIEF OF LADYSMITH, 320pp., illus., maps, hardback, Second edition, London, (1900) 1900. R1,500

  3. Cole (B.) THE ELITE, Rhodesian Special Air Service pictorial, 168pp., 4to, b/w & colour illus., maps, pict. boards, Amanzimtoti, 1986. R950

  4. Colvile (H.E.) THE WORK OF THE NINTH DIVISION, 276pp., folding maps, new endpapers, hardback, London, 1901. R950

  5. du Toit (A.) SOUTH AFRICA'S FIGHTING SHIPS, past and present, 359pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1992. R650

  6. Farrelly (M.J.) THE SETTLEMENT AFTER THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA, 321pp., hardback, London, 1900. R650

  7. Flower (K.) SERVING SECRETLY, Rhodesia's CIO chief on record, 330pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1987. R450

  8. Gibson (G.F.) THE STORY OF THE IMPERIAL LIGHT HORSE, in the South African War 1899-1902, 351pp., b/w & colour illus., folding maps, new endpapers, some foxing, modern half green leather, marble boards, No Place, 1937. R2,500

  9. [Guest (H.M.)] WITH LORD METHUEN AND THE FIRST DIVISION, 122pp., illus., paperback, Fourth edition, Klerksdorp, (1901) 1902. R2,000

  10. Laband (J.P.C.) & Thompson (P.S.) THE BUFFALO BORDER 1879, the Anglo-Zulu War in northern Natal, 139pp., illus., maps, paperback, Durban, 1983. R200

  11. Mitchell (J.) TARTAN ON THE VELD, the Transvaal Scottish 1950-1993, 787pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 1994. R400

  12. Moodie (D.C.F.) THE HISTORY OF THE BATTLES AND ADVENTURES OF THE BRITISH, THE BOERS, AND THE ZULUS, &C., IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, from the time of Pharaoh Necho, to 1880, with copious chronology, 2 Vols., 598+600pp., illus., folding maps, new endpapers, recased, hardback, Cape Town, 1888. R3,000

First published in Australia in 1879 as a 464pp. one volume work."When Mr Moodie returned to the Cape in 1886 he decided to recast the work, and while retaining the title of the original narrative, make the work more of a 'history' of the 'battles'... extending to over 1200 pages." Mendelsson 2:49.


  1. [Robinson (C.N.) ed.] THE TRANSVAAL WAR ALBUM, The British Forces in South Africa, an album, wherein the various Regiments and other principal Units of the Forces engaged in the Boer Campaign of 1899-1900, are illustrated. Portraits are also given of the Generals who conducted the operations, and the staff and regimental officers who have organized and lead the British and Colonial forces, 268pp., large 4to., illus., new endpapers, dec. red boards with some spotting, London, No date (1900). R2,750

  2. Smithers (A.J.) THE KAFFIR WARS 1779-1877, 288pp., illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., London, 1973. R450

  3. Steenkamp (W.) SOUTH AFRICA'S BORDER WAR 1966-1989, 256pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, Gibraltar, 1989. R750

  4. Stiff (P.) SELOUS SCOUTS, a pictorial account, 176pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1984. R1,000

  5. [van Reenen (R.) ed.] EMILY HOBHOUSE, Boer War letters, 557pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1984. R500

  6. Venter (A.J.) THE ZAMBESI SALIENT, conflict in southern Africa, 395pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1974. R300

  7. __________ PORTUGAL'S GUERRILLA WAR, the campaign for Africa, 220pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1973. R300

SOUTH AFRICAN LITERATURE & LANGUAGE

  1. Barnard (C.) KLOPDISSELBOOM, die beste van Chriskras, 149pp., paperback, Cape Town, 1988. R250

Inscribed by the author on the title page.


  1. Botes (D.P.M.) PSALMS VAN DAVID, himnes, liefdesbriewe, elegieë, 75pp., hardback, worn covers, Johannesburg, 1973. R250

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


  1. [Breytenbach (B.)] LOTUS, by Jan Blom, 151pp., hardback, worn covers, Johannesburg, 1970. R450

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


  1. __________ RATTAPALLAX 11, 109pp., illus., paperback, New York, 2004. R150

Includes a CD with Breyten Breytenbach reading a poem at the "Making Heard the Buried City" reading at the Bowery Poetry Club in September 2003.


  1. __________ RATTAPALLAX 8, 167pp., paperback, New York, 2002. R150

Includes a CD of Breyten Breytenbach reading at the New School on March 20, 2002.


  1. Breytenbach (B.) text & illus. SKRYT, om 'n sinkende skip blou te verf, verse en tekeninge, 71pp., illus., paperback, Amsterdam, 1972. R950

Inscribed by the author on the half-title.


  1. Coetzee (J.M.) THE NOBEL LECTURE IN LITERATURE, 2003, lecture and speech of acceptance upon the award of the Nobel Prize in Literature, delivered in Stockholm in December 2003, 26pp., dec. cloth covered hardback, New York, 2004. R195

  2. Eybers (E.) EINDER, 64pp., paperback, Amsterdam, 1977. R300

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


  1. Heese (H.) HOKAAI, illustrated by Marjorie Wallace, 38pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1977. R250

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


Kramer and Zondi novels

  1. McClure (James) SNAKE, 189pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1975. R450

  2. __________ THE BLOOD OF AN ENGLISHMAN, a Kramer and Zondi novel, 270pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1980. R450

  3. __________ THE CATERPILLAR COP, 256pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1972. R450

  4. __________ THE ARTFUL EGG, 283pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1984. R450

  5. __________ THE GOOSEBERRY FOOL, 192pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 1974. R350

  6. __________ THE SONG DOG, 274pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 1991. R350

  7. __________ ROGUE EAGLE, 234pp., ownership stamp on title page, hardback, d.w., New York, 1976. R350

  8. __________ THE SUNDAY HANGMAN, 262pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 1977. R350

  9. __________ THE BLOOD OF AN ENGLISHMAN, a Kramer and Zondi novel, 270pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 1980. R350

  10. __________ SNAKE, 216pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 1976. R350

  11. __________ THE ARTFUL EGG, 283pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 1984. R350

  12. __________ THE CATERPILLAR COP, 245pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 1972. R350

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  1. Krige (U.) MET ANDER OË, 'n keuse uit die prosa van Uys Krige, byeengebring en ingelei deur Hennie Aucamp, 239pp., hardback, d.w. slightly worn, Pretoria, 1980. R650

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


  1. __________ SOL Y SOMBRA, (Spaanse sketse), illustrated by Francois Krige, 191pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1948) 1975. R400

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


  1. Rabie (J.) 'N BOEK VIR ONRUS, illustrated by Marjorie Wallace, 150pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1982. R750

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


  1. __________ DROOMBERGE - SEDERBERGE, 80pp., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1985. R750

Inscribed by the author on the title page and by Marjorie Wallace on the reverse of the half-title.


  1. __________ POLEMIKA, 1957-1965, 117pp., paperback, Cape Town, 1966. R750

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


  1. __________ DIE GROEN PLANEET, 'n toek omsverhaal oor die eerste kolonie op mars, 166pp., paperback, Cape Town, 1961. R650

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


  1. __________ 'N HAAN VIR ELOÚNDA, hulde aan 'n kretense dorpie, 147pp., hardback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1971) 1975. R500

Inscribed by the author and illustrator Marjorie Wallace on the f.f.e.p.


  1. __________ SWART STER OOR DIE KAROO, 'n toekomsfantasie, 189pp., paperback, covers damaged., Cape Town, 1957. R500

Inscribed by the author on the half-title.


  1. __________ BUIDEL, 122pp., paperback, Cape Town, 1989. R500

Inscribed by the author on the title page.


  1. __________ DAKKAMER EN AGTERPLAAS, verhale 1947-1957, 133pp., hardback, Cape Town, 1957. R500

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


  1. __________ WAAR JY STERWE, 285pp., hardback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1966) 1978. R450

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


  1. __________ MENS-ALLEEN, roman, 224pp., hardback, worn covers, Johannesburg, 1963. R450

Inscribed by the author on the half-title.


  1. __________ EILAND VOOR AFRIKA, 75pp., hardback, Cape Town, 1964. R400

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


  1. __________ DIE SEEBOEK VAN DIE SONDERKOSSERS, illustrated by Marjorie Wallace, 174pp., illus., hardback, Cape Town, 1975. R400

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


  1. __________ ARK, 171pp., hardback, worn covers and spine, Cape Town, 1977. R400

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


  1. __________ DIE ROOS AAN DIE PELS, 111pp., hardback, Cape Town, 1966. R400

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


  1. __________ DIE GROOT ANDERS-MAAK, 144pp., hardback, Cape Town, 1964. R400

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


  1. Smit (B.) DIE KEISER, variasies op 'n sprokie van Hans Andersen, 67pp., hardback, slightly worn covers, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1977) 1979. R250

Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper.


NATURAL HISTORY

  1. Adam (R.) BONSAI IN SOUTH AFRICA, 167pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1992. R350

  2. Bayer (A.) FLOWER PAINTINGS OF KATHARINE SAUNDERS, botanical and biographical notes and explanations by Emeritus Prof. A. Bayer, 343pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map, mark of removed bookplate on f.f.e.p., some light foxing, hardback, d.w. a little worn, Tongaat, 1979. R650

  3. Clancey (P.A.) text & illus. THE BIRDS OF NATAL AND ZULULAND, 511pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., folding map, hardback, d.w. a little worn, London, 1964. R1,250

  4. __________ THE RARE BIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 512pp., 4to., colour illus, maps, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1985. R950

  5. Gibson (J.M.) WILD FLOWERS OF NATAL, (coastal region & inland region), 2 Vols., 136+141pp., colour illus., maps on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Durban, 1975-1978. R1,250

  6. Isemonger (R.M.) SNAKES AND SNAKE CATCHING IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, 105pp., illus., ownership stamp on the f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w. a little worn, Cape Town, No date (c1956). R450

  7. Jubb (R.A.) FRESHWATER FISHES OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, illustrations by H.M.Jubb, 248pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1967. R750

  8. __________ AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE FRESHWATER FISHES, of the Zambezi River, Lake Kariba, Pungwe, Sabi, Lundi, and Limpopo Rivers, 171pp., b/w & colour illus., maps on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Bulawayo, 1961. R550

  9. Kemp (A.) text & Calburn (S.) illus. THE OWLS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 184pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., slipcase a little damaged at corners, Cape Town, 1987. R750

  10. Letty (C.) illus. & Dyer (R.A.) et al text WILD FLOWERS OF THE TRANSVAAL, 362pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1962. R750

  11. Lovegrove (B.) THE LIVING DESERTS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 224pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w, Cape Town, 1993. R250

  12. Meintjes (M.) TROUT THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS, tackle and techniques for southern African flyfishing, 126pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1996. R250

  13. Player (I.) MEN, RIVERS AND CANOES, 145pp., illus., folding map, map on endpapers, hardback, d.w. a little worn, Cape Town, 1964. R350

  14. Schelpe (E.) AN INTRODUCTION TO THE SOUTH AFRICAN ORCHIDS, 109pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., some light foxing, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1966. R550

  15. Skead (C.J.) HISTORICAL MAMMAL INCIDENCE IN THE CAPE PROVINCE, Vol. 1: The Western and Northern Cape, (sixth impression) & Vol. 2: The Eastern Half of the Cape Province, including the Ciskei, Transkei and East Griqualand, 903+1121pp., 4to., maps, hardback, Cape Town, (1980) 1989 & 1987. R750

  16. Visser (J.) & Chapman (D.S.) SNAKES AND SNAKEBITE, venomous snakes and management of snakebite in southern Africa, 152pp., colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cape Town, (1978) 1984. R300

A SELECTION FROM SOUTH AFRICAN STOCK

  1. Andrews (T.) & Ploeger (J.) STREET AND PLACE NAMES OF OLD PRETORIA / STRAAT EN PLEKNAME VAN OU-PRETORIA, 73pp., illus., map on endpapers, hardback, Pretoria, 1989. R195

  2. Angove (J.) IN THE EARLY DAYS, the reminiscences of pioneer life on the South African diamond fields, 213pp., illus., new endpapers, hardback, neatly recased, original back strip laid down, Kimberley, 1910. R1,250

  3. Berry (A.) text & illus. ACT BY ACT, 40 years of nationalist rule in South Africa, a cartoon history of apartheid, 149pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1989. R175

  4. [Boonzaier (E.) & Sharp (J.) eds.] SOUTH AFRICAN KEYWORDS, the uses and abuses of political concepts, 197pp., paperback, Cape Town, 1988. R300

  5. Bridgland (F.) KATIZA'S JOURNEY, beneath the surface of South Africa's shame, 299pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1997. R300

  6. Brownlee (C.P.) REMINISCENCES OF KAFIR LIFE, and other papers, with an introduction, notes and index by Christopher Saunders, 475pp.,illus., folding map, inscription on the f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., Facsimile of the second edition (1916), Piertermaritzburg, (1916) 1977. R300

  7. Burman (J.) THE LITTLE KAROO, 155pp., b/w & colour illus., maps on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1981. R275

  8. Cameron (T.) JAN SMUTS, an illustrated biography, 192pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1994. R350

  9. Carstens (W.P.) THE SOCIAL STRUCTURE OF A CAPE COLOURED RESERVE, a study of racial integration and segregation in South Africa, 264pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1966. R300

  10. [Carter (E.) comp.] THE DOVETONS OF ST. HELENA, a family history, 110pp., illus., folding map, hardback, d.w., No. 266 of an edition limited to 300 copies signed by the compiler, Cape Town, 1973. R850

  11. Chase (J.C.) THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE AND THE EASTERN PROVINCE OF ALGOA BAY, 358pp., illus., maps, hardback, Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1843) 1967. R850

  12. Chesi (G.) VOODOO, Africa's secret power, 275pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1980. R650

  13. Dann (H.C.) THE ROMANCE OF THE POSTS OF RHODESIA, British Central Africa and Nyasaland, and The Cancellations of the Rhodesias and Nyasaland, 311pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Reprint, Bulawayo, (1940 & 1950) 1981. R350

  14. Delius (P.) THE CONVERSION, death cell conversations of 'Rooizak' and the missionaries Lydenburg 1875, 56pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1984. R95

  15. du Plessis (J.) A HISTORY OF CHRISTIAN MISSIONS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 494pp., illus., colour folding map, hardback, d.w., Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1911) 1965. R450

  16. Farisani (T.S.) DIARY FROM A SOUTH AFRICAN PRISON, edited by J.A. Evenson, 93pp., inscription on the f.f.e.p., paperback, Philadelphia, 1987. R150

  17. Gordon (Dr. R.E.) DEAR LOUISA, history of a pioneer family in Natal 1850-1888, Ellen McLeod's letters to her sister in England from the Byrne valley, 280pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cape Town, (1970) 1976. R450

  18. Gregory (J.) GOODBYE BAFANA, Nelson Mandela my prisoner, my friend, 378pp., illus., previous owner's name on the f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., London, 1995. R350

  19. Harrison (N.) WINNIE MANDELA, 183pp., illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 1986. R250

  20. Hooker (Le Roy) THE AFRICANDERS, a century of Dutch-English feud in South Africa, 279pp., illus., large colour folding map, pict. green cloth, Chicago, 1900. R750

  21. Leach (G.) THE AFRIKANERS, their last great trek, 304pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1989. R250

Map Collectors' Circle

  1. Hoppen (S.) SMALL AND MINIATURE MAPS OF AFRICA, 41pp., maps, paperback, Map Collectors' Series, No. 108, London, 1975. R100

  2. Schrire (D.) THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1782-1842, from de la Rochette to Arrowsmith, 22pp., maps, paperback, Map Collectors' Series, No. 17, London, 1965. R100

  3. Tooley (R.V.) PRINTED MAPS OF THE CONTINENT OF AFRICA, and regional maps south of the Tropic of Cancer, 1500-1600, Part 1 & 2, 59+95pp., maps, paperback, Map Collectors' Series, Nos. 29 & 30, London, 1966. R200

  4. __________ MAPS OF AFRICA, a collection of printed maps from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century part 1 & 2, 64+130pp., maps, paperback, Map Collectors' Series, Nos. 47 & 48, London, 1968. R200

  5. __________ PRINTED MAPS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, and its parts, 63pp., maps, paperback, Map Collectors' Series, No. 61, London, 1970. R100

  6. __________ A SEQUENCE OF MAPS OF AFRICA, 27pp., maps, paperback, Map Collectors' Series, No. 82, London, 1972. R100

____________

  1. Mphahlele (E.) text & Kumalo (A.) photo. MANDELA, echoes of an era, 160pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1990. R275

  2. Munger (E.S.) AFRIKANER AND AFRICAN NATIONALISM, South African parallels and parameters, 142pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1967. R300

  3. Omer-Cooper (J.D.) THE ZULU AFTERMATH, a nineteenth-century revolution in Bantu Africa, 208pp., illus., map, light stain on the back endpaper, hardback, d.w., London, 1966. R500

  4. Orkin (M.) SHAKESPEARE AGAINST APARTHEID, 198pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 1987. R125

  5. Parker (P.) & Mokhesi-Parker (J.) IN THE SHADOW OF SHARPEVILLE, apartheid and criminal justice, 380pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 1998. R400

  6. Pinnock (D.) THE BROTHERHOODS, street gangs and state control in Cape Town, photographs by Paul Konings, 116pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1984. R300

  7. Potgieter (de Wet) CONTRABAND, South Africa and the international trade in ivory and rhino horn, 195pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1995. R295

  8. Press (C.) THE LIGHT OF ISRAEL, the story of the Paarl Jewish community, 160pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Paarl, 1993. R750

  9. Pringle (T.) NARRATIVE OF A RESIDENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA, 352pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cape Town, (1835) 1966. R350

  10. Proud (E. B.) THE POSTAL HISTORY OF BASUTOLAND & BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE, 382pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Heathfield, 1996. R250

  11. Rabie (J.) DIE EVOLUSIE VAN NASIONALISME, beskouings oor die krisis van nasionalisme in die huidige oorgangstydperk tot 'n wêreldstaat, 96pp., paperback, Cape Town, 1960. R650

Inscribed by the author on the half-title.


  1. Raper (P.E.) STREEKNAME IN SUID-AFRIKA EN SUIDWES, 195pp., harback, d.w., Naamkundereeks Nr.1, Cape Town, 1972. R275

  2. [Reddy (E.S.) ed.] OLIVER TAMBO, apartheid and the international community, addresses to United Nations committees and conferences, 134pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1991. R275

  3. [Schadeberg (J.) comp. & ed.] NELSON MANDELA, and the rise of the ANC, from the pages of Drum, 189pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1990. R250

Includes photographs by Alf Kumalo, Peter Magubane, Jurgen Schadeberg, Bob Gosani etc. Text by Tim Couzens, Njabulo Ndebele and others.


  1. Schoeman (K.) ARMOSYN VAN DIE KAAP, die wereld van 'n slavin, 1652-1733, 855pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Second edition, Cape Town, (2001) 2005. R550

  2. [Schreiner (B.) ed.] A SNAKE WITH ICE WATER, prison writings by South African women, 277pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1992. R200

  3. Smuts (D.) text & Alberts (P.) photo. THE FORGOTTEN HIGHWAY, through Ceres and the Bokkeveld, 245pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1988. R750

  4. __________ DIE VERGETE GROOTPAD, deur Ceres en die Bokkeveld, 245pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1988. R450

  5. Southey (J.) FOOTPRINTS IN THE KAROO, a story of farming life, 275pp., b/w & colour illus., map, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1990. R500

  6. Steenkamp (W.) LAND OF THE THIRST KING, 192pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1975. R200

  7. Storrar (C.D.) THE FOUR FACES OF FOURCADE, the biography of a remarkable forester, land surveyor, botanist and photogrammetrist, 198pp., b/w & colour illus., inscription on the f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1990. R500

  8. Strassberger (E.) THE RHENISH MISSION SOCIETY IN SOUTH AFRICA 1830-1950, 109pp., illus., hardback, d.w. lightly foxed, Cape Town, 1969. R300

  9. Venter (L.) WHEN MANDELA GOES, the coming of South Africa's second revolution, 301pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 1997. R150

  10. Waldmeir (P.) ANATOMY OF A MIRACLE, the end of apartheid and the birth of the new South Africa, 302pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 1997. R200

  11. [Walton (C.) ed.] READER'S DIGEST ILLUSTRATED ATLAS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 232pp., large 4to., colour illus., maps, pict. boards, Cape Town, 1994. R750

  12. Wilkins (I.) & Strydom (H.) THE SUPER-AFRIKANERS, inside the Afrikaner Broederbond, 597pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1978. R350

  13. Williams (G.F.) THE DIAMOND MINES OF SOUTH AFRICA, some account of their rise and development, 681pp., illus., maps, new endpapers, modern half brown leather, marble boards, New York, 1902. R5,000

MISCELLANEOUS (including signed and limited editions)

  1. __________ RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM, rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald, with illustrations by Edward Dulac, 124pp., 20 tipped in colour plates, tissue guards, decorated vellum covered boards a little bowed, new green silk ties, t.e.g., 4to., No. 749 of an edition limited to 750 copies signed and numbered by the artist, London, (1909). R10,000

  2. [Burton (Richard)] THE KASIDAH, (couplets) of Haji Abdu Al-Yazdi, a lay of the higher law, translated and annotated by his friend and pupil, F.B., 42pp., full decorated leather binding designed and bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, London, the spine has been repaired and recased preserving the original decorated leather, with decorated leather inside front and back covers, blue silk front and back endpapers showing marks of a previous repair, No. 42 of an edition limited to 100 copies, London, 1894. R7,000

From Isabel Burton's preface: "On the return journey from Meccah, when Richard Burton could secure any privacy, he composed the following exquisite gem of Oriental poetry, and called it "The Kasidah", or "The Lay of the Higher Law", by Haji Abdu al-Yazdi, which was one of his Eastern noms-de-plume. In his little foreward to the Reader, the better to disguise his authorship, he calls himself the Translator, and signs "F.B."..."


  1. Carter (Angela) BLACK VENUS, 121pp., d.w., hardback, London, 1985. R200

  2. Ward (Col.J.) WITH THE "DIE-HARDS" IN SIBERIA, 278pp., illus., some foxing, bookplate, hardback, London, 1920. R500

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

  1. Bopela (T.) & Luthuli (D.) UMKHONTO WE SIZWE, fighting for a divided people, 272pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R195

  2. Breytenbach (J.) THE BUFFALO SOLDIERS, the story of South Africa's 32-Battalion 1975-1993, 360pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2002) 2004. R240

  3. David (S.) ZULU, the heroism and tragedy of the Zulu War of 1879, 467pp., illus., maps, paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R120

  4. Dekker (N.) MAQOMA'S LAST WAR, or the sabotage of the troopship HMS 'Birkenhead', 397pp., hardback, Hermanus, 2005. R265

  5. Fowler (W.) SAS BEHIND ENEMY LINES, 352pp., illus., map, paperback, London, 2005. R110

Includes the chapter "C Squadron: Rhodesians in Africa 1951-1980".


  1. Laband (J.) & Thompson (P.) THE ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE ANGLO-ZULU WAR, 201pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Second edition, Pietermaritzburg, (2000) 2004. R149

  2. Luckhoff (A.) WOMAN'S ENDURANCE, by A.D.L., B.A., chaplain in the concentration camp, Bethulie, O.R.C., 1901, 67pp., hardback, Second edition, Pretoria, (1904) 2006. R124

First published by S.A. News Co., Ltd. 1904, this is a facsimile reprint with a new introduction by Fransjohan Pretorius.


  1. Mills (G.) & Williams (D.) 7 BATTLES, that shaped South Africa, Blood River, Isandlwana, Majuba, Colenso, Delville Wood and El Alamein and with new information on Cuito Cuanavale, 196pp., illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

  2. Otto (J.) DIE KONSENTRASIEKAMPE, 213pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R130

  3. Petter-Bowyer (P.) WINDS OF DESTRUCTION, the autobiography of a Rhodesian combat pilot, 392pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R295

First published in the UK in 2003.


  1. Ramose (M.) et al A CENTURY IS A SHORT TIME, new perspectives on the Anglo-Boer war, 507pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R275

Contributors include Bernard Magubane, Apollon Davidson, Irina Filatova, Vernon February, Gert van der Westhuizen and many more.


  1. Reitz (D.) KOMMONDO, 'n boere joernaal uit die engelse oorlog, 232pp., map, paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1932) 2005. R128

With a new introduction by Michael Reitz.


  1. Venter (A.) WAR DOG, fighting other people's wars, 497pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Havertown, 2003. R250

Al Venter documents modern mercenaries in Angola, Sierra Leone, Congo and Ethiopia.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - ANTHROPOLOGY & CULTURAL STUDIES

  1. [Belcher (S.) comp.] AFRICAN MYTHS OF ORIGIN, 511pp., paperback, London, 2005. R120

  2. Coates (K.) A GLOBAL HISTORY OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, struggle and survival, 297pp., paperback, New York & Basingstoke, 2005. R250

  3. [Follmi (D. ) & (O.) photos.] AFRICAN WISDOM, 365 days, 730pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R395

Photographs plus quotations by leading African personalities from Léopold Sédar Senghor to Nelson Mandela and many more.


  1. Foster (C. & D.) photos. & Hutchinson (M.) text AFRICA, speaking with earth and sky, 156pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w, Cape Town, 2005. R295

Based on the materials gathered during the making of three documentary films by Craig and Damon Foster "The Great Dance: A Hunter's Story", "Cosmic Africa" and "Africa Unbottled".


  1. Jamal (A.) PREDICAMENTS OF CULTURE, in South Africa, 174pp., paperback, Pretoria & Leiden, 2005. R100

  2. [Keeney (B.) ed.] VUSAMAZULU CREDO MUTWA, Zulu high sanusi, 180pp., colour illus., paperback + CD of Zulu music, Philadelphia, 2001. R264

  3. Lewis-Williams (D.) & Pearce (D.) INSIDE THE NEOLITHIC MIND, consciousness, cosmos and the realm of the gods, 320pp., b/w & colour illus., map, hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R295

  4. Magubane (P.) photo. & Klopper (S.) text AMANDEBELE, 152pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R300

  5. [Ndwalane (G.) et al photos.] SHACKS, SHELTERS & SHANTY TOWNS, 64pp., colour illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 2005. R70

  6. Paton (A.) LOST CITY OF THE KALAHARI, edited and introduced by Hermann Wittenberg, 60pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R145

"Lost City of the Kalahari" is Alan Paton's unpublished account of his trip in 1956 to the Kalahari Desert.


  1. [Scheub (H.) comp.] AFRICAN TALES, 286pp., illus., paperback, Madison, 2005. R190

Includes Xhosa, Tswana, Zulu, Sotho and Swati folktales.


  1. Shields (S.) text & Campion (D.) photo. WHERE FIRE SPEAKS, a visit with the Himba, 165pp., illus., map, paperback, Vancouver, 2002. R150

  2. [van Schalkwyk (A.) ed. & Matemane (R.) illus.] 11 SOUTH AFRICAN FOLK TALES 11 OFFICIAL LANGUAGES, a celebration of democracy and cultural diversity, 120pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R225

A collection of eleven newly-written folk tales in the eleven official South African languages. Foreword by Z. Pallo Jordan and an introduction by Gcina Mhlophe.


  1. Zawawi (S.) KANGA, the cloth that speaks, 128pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, New Jersey, 2005. R265

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

  1. [Blundell (G.) ed.] ORIGINS, the story of the emergence of humans and humanity in Africa, 168pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

  2. Brantlinger (P.) DARK VANISHINGS, discourse on the extinction of primitive races, 1800-1930, 248pp., paperback, Ithica, 2003. R295

  3. [d'Errico (F.) & Backwell (L.) eds.] FROM TOOLS TO SYMBOLS, from early hominids to modern humans, in honour of Professor Philip Tobias, 574pp., illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R250

  4. MacDougall (D.) THE CORPOREAL IMAGE, film, ethnography, and the senses, 312pp., illus., paperback, Princeton, 2006. R253

  5. Phillipson (D.) AFRICAN ARCHEOLOGY, 389pp., illus., maps, paperback, Third edition, Cambridge, (1985) 2005. R180

  6. [Soodyall (H.) ed.] THE PREHISTORY OF AFRICA, tracing the lineage of modern man, 189pp., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R130

Contributors include John Parkington, Thomas Huffman and many more.


  1. [von Wielligh (G.) comp.] DIE STERNE SIND GLÜHENDE KOHLEN UND ASCHE, Buschmann-Erzählungen, mythologie & legenden, 96pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R130

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

  1. __________ WALTER BATISS, gentle anarchist, 204pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg, 2005. R375

  2. [Adamson (A.) et al photos.] A A COMMUNITY OF ARTISTS, a photographic book of 106 KwaZulu Natal artists in their studios and workplaces, 110pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Kwazulu Natal Society of Arts, Durban, 2005. R120

  3. [Althshuler (B.) ed.] COLLECTING THE NEW, museums and contemporary art, 195pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Princeton, 2005. R443

Includes "The Unconscious Museum: collecting contemporary African art without knowing it" by Patrick McClusky.


  1. [Alvim (F.) et al eds.] NEXT FLAG, the African sniper reader, 183pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Migros Museum, Zurich, 2005. R295

South African artists exhibited were Lisa Brice, Kendell Geers, Tracey Rose, Berni Searle, Moshekwa Langa, Kay Hassan, William Kentridge, William Boshoff and Zwelethu Mthethwa.


  1. [Anderson (B.) et al curators] THE BLACK AND WHITE POSTER PROJECT, 96pp., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Dirt Art Space, Cape Town, 2005. R180

  2. Ansell (G.) SOWETO BLUES, jazz, popular music and politics in South Africa, 350pp., illus., map, paperback, Reprint, London & New York, (2004) 2005. R135

  3. [Arnold (M.) & Schmahmann (B.) eds.] BETWEEN UNION AND LIBERATION, women artists in South Africa 1910-1994, 230pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Aldershot, 2005. R680

  4. [Ballen (R.) photo.] SHADOW CHAMBER, introduction by Robert A. Sobieszek, 128pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R500

  5. [Bassani (E.) curator] ARTS OF AFRICA, 7000 years of African art, 407pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco, 2005. R655

  6. Bernadac (M.-L.) et al AFRICA REMIX, l'art contemporain d'un continent, 138pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2005. R475

Text in French. South African artists exhibited were Jane Alexander, Willie Bester, Andries Botha, Wim Botha, Tracey Derrick, Marlene Dumas, David Goldblatt, William Kentridge, Moshekwa Langa, Santu Mofokeng, Zwelethu Mthethwa, Tracey Rose, Guy Tillim, Jackson Hlungwani and Rodney Place.


  1. __________ AFRICA REMIX, l'exposition / the exhibition, 60pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2005. R150

Text in English and French.


  1. Bester (R.) SUE WILLIAMSON, plasticienne/visual artist, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Montreuil, 2005. R50

Text in English and French.


  1. [Bilbija (K.) et al eds.] THE ART OF TRUTH-TELLING ABOUT AUTHORITARIAN RULE, 138pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Wisconsin, 2005. R160

Includes "Traces" by Janet Cherry on the Steve Biko Building in Port Elizabeth, "Humor that makes Trouble" by Leigh Payne on political cartoons and "Reckoning with State Violence" by Nyameka Goniwe.


  1. Blum (C.) CAPEART/KAPKUNST, 12 portraits of South African artists, 191pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Hamburg, 2005. R390

Text in English and German. The artists are Sophie Peters, Michael Waters, Ismal Thyssen, Denise Ritson, John Kramer, André Laubscher, Tyronne Appollis, Alison Riordon, Stuart Valentine-Rambridge, Duke Norman, Patrick Mokhwane and Beezy Bailey.


  1. Boyley (J.) ERROL BOYLEY, a biography, celebration of a life, 182pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R390

  2. [Brown (C.) & Paul (N.) eds.] ISHUMI/10, Durban Art Gallery, 116pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Durban, 2004. R110

A collection of essays assembled by the Durban Art Gallery to commemorate the decade of democracy 1994-2004. Contributors include Annie Coombes, Jill Addleson, Jay Pather, Albie Sachs, Andrew Verster, Zwelethu Mthethwa and many others.


  1. [Brown (C.) ed.] "UMBUKISO", (Zulu) n. exhibition, show, something to look at, 27pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Durban Art Gallery, Durban, 2001. R110

  2. [Chanarin (O.) & Broomberg (A.) photos. & eds.] GHETTO, 513pp., colour illus., hardback, London, 2003. R450

Includes an essay by Johnny Steinberg on Pollsmoor Prison in Cape Town. Steinberg has also written about the Lukole refugee camp in Tanzania, Stars City military compound in Russia and Rolando Triyillo in Patagonia.


  1. [Chikukwa (R.) curator] VISIONS OF ZIMBABWE, 80pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, 2005. R150

Artists include Berry Bickle, David Brazier, Chikonzero Chazunguza and many more. Text by Andrew Meldrum, Grace Mutandwa and Bill Saidi.


  1. [Clark-Brown (G.) ed.] THE SOUTH AFRICAN ART INFORMATION DIRECTORY 2006, 476pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R169

  2. Daydé (E.) MOSHEKWA LANGA, peintre/painter, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Montreuil, 2005. R50

Text in English and French.


  1. [Debo (K.) comp.] BEYOND DESIRE, 136pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, MoMu Fashion Museum, Antwerp, 2005. R350

Exhibition showing the influence of African textiles and fashion on western fashion.


  1. Deckler (T.) et al CONTEMPORARY SOUTH AFRICAN ARCHITECTURE, in a landscape of transition, 213pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R330

  2. Dolby (J.) GERARD SEKOTO, from the Paris studio, 28pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town, 2005. R70

  3. Domino (C.) & Magnin (A.) L'ART AFRICAIN CONTEMPORAIN, 127pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Paris, 2005. R250

Includes South African artists Esther Mahlangu and Willie Bester.


  1. Eisenhofer (S.) et al AFRICA ON THE MOVE, toys from West Africa, 216pp., colour illus., hardback, Stuttgart, 2004. R440

Text in English, French and German.


  1. Ellison (G.) ART IN ZAMBIA, 127pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Lusaka, 2004. R600

  2. [Ewel (M.) & Outwater (A.) eds.] FROM RITUAL TO MODERN ART, tradition and modernity in Tanzanian sculpture, 126pp.,4to., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Dar es Salaam, 2001. R275

  3. Fagan (G.) TWENTY CAPE HOUSES, 141pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R460

Published to celebrate Gabriel Fagan's 85th birthday, this book shows his work over the past 40 years: small worker's cottages in Ida's Valley near Stellenbosch, Tuynhuys in Cape Town, beach cottages, restored Tulbagh houses and Cape Town houses.


  1. [Faure (C-A.) ed.] ARTS AFRICAINS CONTEMPORAINS, No. 4, 99pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Paris, 2005. R240

  2. Film Event Management South Africa THE FILMMAKERS GUIDE TO SOUTH AFRICA, 2006, 158pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R205

  3. __________ THE FILMMAKERS TELEPHONE DIRECTORY, 2006, 145pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R35

  4. [Fourie (A.) photo.] END OF THE WORLD, 80pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  5. Hilton-Barber (B.) JOHN MEYER, sequential narratives, 104pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R200

  6. [Hundt (S.) & Crampton (H.) curators] JACQUES FULLER, sculptor, 48pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Sanlam Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2001. R110

  7. [Hundt (S.) ed.] UNKNOWN, installations by Jan van der Merwe, 53pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Sanlam Art Gallery, Cape Town, (2004). R190

Text by Willem Boshoff, Robert Hodgins, Clive Kellner and Koos van der Watt.


  1. __________ PERCEPTIONS OF AN OUTSIDER, Gavin du Plessis, 29pp., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Sanlam Art Gallery, Cape Town, (2005). R50

Text in English and Afrikaans.


  1. [Hutton (N.) curator] SEEING WOMEN, 32pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Market Photo Workshop, Johannesburg, 2005. R100

  2. [Kaden (M.) et al eds.] SPIT, Vol. 1, 64pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Department of Fine Arts, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, 2005. R110

  3. Kentridge (W.) BLACK BOX / CHAMBRE NOIRE, 136pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, 2006. R490

  4. [Kentridge (W.)] PARKETT, No 63, 2001, 213pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, New York, 2001. R295

Includes articles on William Kentridge by Susan Stewart and Tom Gunning and a conversation between William Kentridge and Roselee Goldberg.


  1. Kentridge (W.) & Stewart (S.) et al WILLIAM KENTRIDGE PRINTS, 159pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R340

Published to coincide with the exhibition that opened at the Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell College, Iowa in late 2004 and which is travelling to other museums in the United States in 2007.


  1. [Kruger (J.) comp. & ed.] VENDA LASHU, Tshivenda songs, musical games and song stories, 129pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Potchefstroom, 2004. R270

  2. Leibhammer (N.) et al ART FROM THE AFRICAN CONTINENT, 124pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R270

A resource book which includes a teacher's facilitation guide.


  1. [Lineberry (H.) & Yapelli (T.) eds. & curators] THE LONG DAY, sculpture by Claudette Schreuders, 40pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Arizona State University Art Museum, Arizona, 2004. R130

  2. [Luntumbue (T.) curator] TRANSFERTS, 255pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels, 2003. R295

Includes South African artists Minnette Vari, Sue Williamson, Tracey Rose and William Kentridge.


  1. [Madeline (L.) & Martin (M.) eds.] PICASSO AND AFRICA, 221pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Johannesburg & Cape Town, 2006. R300

  2. [Magnin (A.) curator] ARTS OF AFRICA, the contemporary collection of Jean Pigozzi, 365pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco, 2005. R780

Includes South African artists Esther Mahlangu and Willie Bester.


  1. Makwenda (J.) ZIMBABWE TOWNSHIP MUSIC, 200pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Harare, 2005. R265

  2. [Mason (A.) et al eds.] MAMBA COMIX, No. 4, 97pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2006. R90

  3. Mesplé (L.) JA TAA, "prendre l'image", 3e recontres de la photographie africaine, Bamako, 1998, 72pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Bamako, 1998. R225

Michael Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town

  1. [Muholi (Z.) photo.] ZANELE MUHOLI, only half the picture, 96pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town, 2006. R250

Essays by Gabi Ngcobo, Pumla Dineo Gqola, Gail Smith, Nonkululeko Godana and Charlene Smith.


  1. [Perryer (S.) ed.] DEBORAH POYNTON, safety and security, 36pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town, 2006. R60

  2. __________ TRACY PAYNE, sacred yin, 32pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town, 2005. R50

  3. Stevenson (M.) SOUTH AFRICAN ART, 1848-now, 45pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  4. __________ SAMSON MUDZUNGA, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town, 2005. R50

Exhibition held at Jack Shainman Gallery in New York, 9 February-11 March 2006.


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  1. Miles (E.) A LIBERATORY VISION, Maggie Laubser from the Sanlam Art Collection, 57pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Sanlam Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2004. R140

Text in English and Afrikaans.


  1. Minaar (M.) text SCULPTING THE LAND, Strijdom van der Merwe, 133pp., colour illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2005. R259

A collection of land artist Strijdom van der Merwe's work, mainly in South Africa but some in Japan, England, Namibia, Sweden and the Czech Republic.


  1. [Mokwena (S.) comp.] CHANCES ARE..., 40pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R60

This is the work of 16 young photographers who participated in the Photography Learnership course given by the Market Photo Workshop in 2004.


  1. Morris (B.) DISPOSABLES, a photographic experiment, 117pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 2005. R290

Brett Morris gave disposable cameras to eight street people in Johannesburg. This is a collection of these photographs plus biographies of the photographers.


  1. Murinik (T.) TRACEY ROSE, plasticienne/visual artist, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Montreuil, 2005. R50

Text in English and French.


  1. [Murray (B.) curator] TRANSITIONS, Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe 1960-2004, 128pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, The Brunei Gallery, London, 2005. R195

An exhibition presented by The Africa Centre from the collection of Robert Loder of the Triangle Arts Trust. Text by John Picton, Brian Chikwava, Hercules Viljoen and many more. Artists include Berry Bickle, Malangatana Valente Ngwenya, John Maafangejo, Reinata Sadhimba and others mainly from Zimbabwe, Namibia, Botswana and Mozambique.


  1. [Ngcobo (G.) curator] WOMEN'S SPACES, gender equity in the visual arts; women in dialogue, 79pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhition, Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town & Stockholm, 2005. R170

Text in English and Swedish. Artistic collaboration between South African and Swedish artists.


  1. [O'Sullivan (S.) photo.] HOW BEAUTIFUL THIS PLACE CAN BE, 109pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Tucson, 2004. R635

  2. O'Toole (S.) BRETT MURRAY, plasticien/visual artist, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Montreuil, 2005. R50

Text in English and French.


  1. [O'Toole (S.) ed.] ART SOUTH AFRICA, Vol. 4, Issue 1, Spring 2005, 96pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

Includes Michael Godby (on David Goldblatt), Rory Bester, Kim Gurney, Olu Oguibe and many others.


  1. __________ ART SOUTH AFRICA, Vol. 4, Issue 2, Summer 2005, 96pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

Includes articles on Mustafa Maluka, Penny Siopis, Peter Eastman and many more.


  1. __________ ART SOUTH AFRICA, Vol. 4, Issue 3, Autumn 2006, 95pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70

Includes articles on the eKapa Sessions, Willem Boshoff, Zanele Muholi and much more.


  1. Oguibe (O.) THE CULTURE GAME, 204pp., illus., paperback, Minneapolis, 2004. R225

  2. [Proud (H.) curator] HARRY TREVOR 1921-1970, the South African years 1939-1946, 14pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Second edition, Catalogue of the exhibition, South African National Gallery, Cape Town, (1998) 1999. R25

  3. [Rabbethge-Schiller (H.) ed.] MEMORY & MAGIC, contemporary art of the !Xun & Khwe, 114pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Origin Centre, Johannesburg, 2006. R195

Recordings made by Dr Dave Dargie of the University of Fort Hare Music Department

  1. Dargie (D.) ZULU BOW SONGS, the rich heritage of bow songs of Maphophoma and Nongoma, 3 CDs + 40pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2003. R440

Recorded 1981-2.


  1. __________ SONGS OF NOFINISHI DYWILI 1 AND 2, traditional Xhosa musician, whadi bow planer and song leader, 2 CDs + 33pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2003. R310

Recorded 1981-2001.


  1. __________ THE NGQOKO XHOSA MUSIC ENSEMBLE, concert at Ngqoko, March 1996 and two performances at the home of Nofinishi Dywili, 5 November 1998 and 25 January 1998, 3 hour video, VHS, PAL + 48pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2004. R190

  2. __________ NTSIKANA, music collection 2000, CD + 33pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2000. R175

A collection of recordings of both well-known and rare versions of the songs of St Ntsikana the Prophet, the first Xhosa Christian (d.1821).


  1. __________ NGAWOL' ESIZA, the irrepressible spirit of the Thembu Xhosa, CD + 32pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2005. R175

Recorded 1980-1998.


  1. __________ MAGICAL MUSICAL BOWS, to introduce the wonderful musical bows of southern Africa, CD + 12pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2001. R175

  2. __________ UMZI KAMZWANDILE, a festival of Xhosa rhythm, CD + 32pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2003. R175

Recorded 1980-1998.


  1. __________ AFRICAN SUNDAY, marimba mass, CD + 37pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2003. R175

Recorded 1979-1988.


  1. __________ SING AN AFRICAN SONG, Dave Dargie's workshop song collection, CD + 36pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2003. R175

Includes traditional songs, church songs and freedom songs of southern Africa.


  1. __________ UMNGQOKOLO, Thembu Xhosa overtone singing, CD + 21pp. booklet, Fort Hare, no date. R165

  2. __________ NGUWE LO!, a selection of traditional Xhosa music, CD + 21pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 1994. R165

  3. __________ BROTHER CLEMENT SITHOLE O.S.B., Zulu liturgical compositions, CD + 25pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2003. R165

Includes sung mass, songs for the mass and responsorial Psalms in traditional Zulu style and Psalms sung with the umakhweyane musical bow. Recorded 1978-1982.


  1. __________ MAKE AND PLAY YOUR OWN MUSICAL BOW, CD + 29pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2002. R165

  2. __________ XHOSA MUSIC, introduced by Dave Dargie, 3 hours, VHS,PAL + 4pp. booklet, Fort Hare, no date. R140

  3. __________ MISSA NAMIBIA, church music in traditional and neo-African styles of Namibia, in Lozi, Herero, Damara-Nama, Kavango and Ovambo languages, CD + 10pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2003. R140

Recorded 1979-1988.


  1. __________ TSONGA XITENDE, SWATI MAKHOYANE, recordings of songs with the braced calabash-resonator percussion musical bow 1980-1988 with recordings of performances in Ngqoko village, Lady Frere, October 1985, CD + 10pp. booklet, Fort Hare, no date. R140

  2. __________ EZONA NGOMA ZENGQOKO, best new songs of the Ngqoko Xhosa music group, CD + 10pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2002. R140

  3. __________ FREEDOM - FORT HARE, University of Fort Hare Music Department celebrates ten years of democracy in South Africa with marimbas, freedom songs, traditional songs, church songs, piano pieces, and uhadi musical bow, CD + 5pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2004. R140

  4. __________ DRUMS AND DANCES, drum and dance songs from South Africa (& neighbours), featuring music of the Xhosa, Zulu, S. Sotho, Tswana, N. Sotho, Tsonga, Venda and Kavango peoples, CD + 10pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2002. R140

Recorded 1978-2002.


  1. __________ MORENA KE THEBE, traditional and neo-African church music in various languages and styles of southern Africa, CD + 10pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2004. R140

Recorded 1981-1989.


  1. __________ NEW WORLD, ancient harmonies, CD, Fort Hare, no date. R140

Musical instruments of the Sotho, Tswana, Lozi, Venda & Kavango peoples of southern Africa, including Lozi and Venda xylophones, Sotho and Kaango lamellophones (Mbiras), Sotho, Tswana and Venda musical bow types, and the rare Kavango ruwenge Jew's Harp. Recorded 1987-1988.


  1. __________ MUSICAL BOWS OF NAMIBIA, including musical bows of the Kavango, Ovambo and Damara peoples, CD + 10pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 2003. R140

Recorded 1981-1988.


  1. __________ EMVA EKHAYA, songs of the Thembu Xhosa, CD + 10pp. booklet, Fort Hare, 1999. R140

Recorded 1997-1999.


  1. __________ FORT HARE CELEBRATION, a festival of songs by the students of the University of Fort Hare Music Department with marimbas, drums and musical bows, CD, Fort Hare, 2005. R140

  2. __________ NEW SOUNDS FROM NGQOKO, 2005, the Ngqoko Xhosa Traditional Music Ensemble, CD, Fort Hare, 2005. R125

  3. __________ ZADEKI, songs with Ikonsatina: concertina adapted for traditional Xhosa scale and chords, by Maxanjana Mangaliso, CD, Fort Hare, 2005. R125

  4. __________ AN INTRODUCTION TO XHOSA PRONUNCIATION, a guide by Dave Dargie to pronouncing and singing some of the songs of the "African Sunday" and "Sing an African Song" collections, CD, Fort Hare, no date. R125

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  1. Schadeberg (J.) photo & Friedman (H.) et al text VOICES FROM THE LAND, 165pp., oblong 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Pretoria, 2005. R258

Jurgen Schadeberg travelled throughout South Africa documenting farm life and farm labour conditions.


  1. Scott (R.) RICHARD SCOTT, 389pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, (2005). R100

  2. Segal (L.) et al NUMBER FOUR, the making of Constitution Hill, 246pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R200

Records the transformation of the Old Fort (Johannesburg's prison known as Number Four) into the new Constitutional Court.


  1. Siebrits (W.) JO RACTLIFFE, selected colour works 1999-2005, 48pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2005. R110

  2. __________ SCULPTURE, 31pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

Includes George Mbatha, Job Kekana, Lucas Sithole, Dumile Feni and others.


  1. Soehring (A.) FILMEN IN AFRIKA, und andere geschichten, biographie, 151pp., colour illus., paperback, Göttingen, 2004. R200

  2. Solomon (L.) CREATIVE BEGINNINGS, a hands-on innovative approach to artmaking for adults and children, 256pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R220

  3. Stepan (P.) SPIRITS SPEAK, a celebration of African masks, 186pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Munich, 2005. R560

  4. Sultan (O.) LES AFRIQUES, 36 artistes contemporains, 159pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Musee des Arts Derniers, Paris, 2004. R350

Includes southern African artists Gavin Younge, Duncan Wylie, Zephania Tshuma, Colleen Madamombe, Calvin Dondo, Berry Bickle and Luis Basto.


  1. __________ AFRICA URBIS, perspectives urbanies, 80pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Musée des Arts Derniers, Paris, 2005. R325

Southern African artists include William Kentridge, Chikonzero Chazunguza, Calvin Dondo and Luis Basto.


  1. Tenaille (F.) MUSIC IS THE WEAPON OF THE FUTURE, fifty years of African popular music, translated by Stephen Toussaint and Hope Sandrine, 305pp., illus., map, paperback, Chicago, 2002. R264

Originally published in French in 2000 as "Le Swing du Caméléon, musiques et chansons africaines 1950-2000" in France. Includes chapters on Miriam Makeba, Mahlathini "King of the Groaners" and Johnny Clegg.


  1. Toledano (J.) AFRICAN EROTICA, 168pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Israel, 2005. R195

  2. van Cutsem (A.) A WORLD OF HEAD ORNAMENTS, Africa, Asia, Oceania, America from the Ghysels Collection, 305pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Milan, 2005. R777

  3. van der Watt (L.) & Stevenson (M.) WIM BOTHA, 72pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, slipcase, one of 120 copies signed by the artist, Cape Town, 2005. R300

Wim Botha was the Standard Bank Young Artist for Visual Art in 2005.


  1. [van Wyk (R.) curator] LEADING TRENDS IN STUDIO GLASS, 29pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Pretoria, 2005. R75

  2. Vergon (H.) FREE SPIRITS, Gera Mawi Mazgabu and Samson Mnisi, 40pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Afronova Modern and Contemporary Art, Johannesburg, 2005. R100

Mazgabu is Ethiopian and Mnisi is South African.


  1. von Arnim (A.) NAKED, verse, prose and paintings, 1965-2005, 116pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R285

  2. von Maltitz (A.) et al VILLA & SKOTNES, an exhibition of major works, 31pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Art Museum of the University of Stellenbosch, Stelllenbosch, 2004. R95

  3. [Winzen (M.) ed.] MARLENE DUMAS, female, a collaboration with the Sammlung Garnatz, 160pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cologne, 2005. R400

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - BIOGRAPHY

  1. Anthony (D.) MAX YERGAN, race man, internationalist, cold warrior, 375pp., illus., hardback, d.w., New York & London, 2006. R695

Max Yergan was one of the first black YMCA missionaries in South Africa in 1922.


  1. Balfour (S.) VULNERABLE IN HEARTS, a memoir of fathers, sons and contract bridge, 291pp., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R160

Sandy Balfour was born in South Africa and now lives in Britain. His first book was "Pretty Girl in Crimson Rose (8): a memoir of love, exile and crosswords".


  1. Beukes (L.) MAVERICK, extraordinary women from South Africa's past, 249pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

Includes Ingrid Jonker, Ruth First, Dolly Rathebe, Glenda Kamp and many more.


  1. Bloom (J.) OUT OF STEP, life-story of a politician, politics and religion in a world at war, 391pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R160

Jack Bloom was the DA chief whip in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature.


  1. Claire (H.) THE SONG REMEMBERS WHEN, 272pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

Hilary Claire was a member of ARM (African Resistance Movement) and went into exile in 1964.


  1. Clingham (S.) BRAM FISCHER, Afrikaner revolutionary, 500pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1998) 2005. R175

  2. Connolly (C.) THE RARE AND THE BEAUTIFUL, the lives of the Garmans, 284pp., paperback, Reprint, London, 2005. R120

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


  1. Cope (M.) INTRICACY, a meditation on memory, 288pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

Michael Cope's memoir of his mother Lesley.


  1. de Kok (H.) LAMMIE, mother of Laurens van der Post, 163pp., illus., maps, paperback, Revised edition, Windhoek, (2003) 2005. R115

First published in Afrikaans in 2003, this is a revised edition in English.


  1. Dommisse (E.) & Esterhuyse (W.) ANTON RUPERT, a biography, 463pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R250

  2. Duminy (A.) FRANÇOIS RENIER DUMINY, 1747-1811, French mariner and South African pioneer, 192pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, Pretoria, 2005. R300

  3. Fairhead (N.) & Thamm (M.) WHEN ALL ELSE FALLS AWAY, 233pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R110

Nigel Fairhead's wife and daughter were murdered in 2000 while on holiday in the eastern Cape.


  1. Ferguson (M.) SMACKED, 315pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

Melinda Ferguson was addicted to heroin and crack cocaine for many years.


  1. [Gess (D.) ed.] THE AFRICAN HUNTING AND TRAVEL JOURNALS OF J.B.S. GREATHEAD, 1884-1910, 325pp., 4to., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R840

J.B.S. Greathead was a doctor in Grahamstown who photographed his hunting trips in southern and eastern Africa.


  1. Greene (M.) JANE GOODALL, a biography, 146pp., illus., hardback, Connecticut, 2005. R235

  2. Hirson (D.) WE WALK STRAIGHT SO YOU BETTER GET OUT OF THE WAY, 163pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

Denis Hirson's memoir of growing up in Johannesburg in the 1950s and 1960s. He is the author of "I remember King Kong (the boxer)".


  1. Joubert (E.) 'N WONDERLIKE GEWELD, jeugherinneringe, 400pp., hardcover, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R195

Elsa Joubert is the author of "The Long Walk of Poppie Nongena".


  1. Kargaard (J.) OUT OF AFRICA, a doctor's life, 190pp., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R118

Jens Kargaard worked at the Manguzi Hospital in Thongoland in northern Zululand.


  1. [Kearney (P.) ed.] MEMORIES, the memoirs of Archbishop Denis E Hurley, 208pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R185

  2. Khumalo (F.) TOUCH MY BLOOD, the early years, 196pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R135

The autobiography of Fred Khumalo who is now a journalist for the Sunday Times.


  1. MacDonell (B.) MZEE ALI, the biography of an African slave-raider turned askari & scout, 221pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

  2. Mackenzie (R.) DAVID LIVINGSTONE, the truth behind the legend, 424pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Eighth edition, Chinhoyi, (1993) 2005. R139

  3. [Macpherson (I.) ed.] LITTLE BIRDS AND ELEPHANTS, the diary and short stories of David Macpherson's wanderings in Portuguese East Africa and Nyasaland 1928-1929, 288pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Blonay, 2005. R500

David Macpherson was a hunter and ornithologist.


  1. Magubane (F.) SON, ARE YOU STANDING OR HANGING?, 62pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R65

Fikile Magubane's son hanged himself.


  1. [Marshall (J.) ed.] DARLING MUTTI, 141pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R145

Tells the story of three cousins who were separated by the Nazis and whose lives came together again in South Africa.


  1. Mbanga (W. & M.) SERETSE & RUTH, 374pp., map, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

Biography of Seretse and Ruth Khama.


  1. McGregor (L.) KHABZELA, the life and times of a South African, 250pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R125

The biography of Fana Khaba, "Khabzela", who was a well-known radio DJ in Johannesburg and died of AIDS aged 35.


  1. Mgxashe (M.) ARE YOU WITH US?, the story of a PAC activist, 231pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

  2. Muller (S.) & Walton (C.) A COMPOSER IN AFRICA, essays on the life and work of Stefans Grové, with an annotated work catalogue and bibliography, 172pp., illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2006. R195

  3. [Patel (Y.) & Hirschsohn (P.) ed.] MARRIED TO THE STRUGGLE, 'Nanna' Liz Abrahams tells her life story, 73pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R50

  4. Roberts (R.) NO COLD KITCHEN, a biography of Nadine Gordimer, 733pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R220

  5. Rosenberg (V.) HERMAN CHARLES BOSMAN, between the lines, 261pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R150

Valerie Rosenberg wrote an earlier biography of H.C. Bosman in 1979 "Sunflower to the Sun".


  1. Rousseau (L.) DIE GROOT VERLANGE, die verhaal van Eugéne N. Marais, 514pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Fourth edition, Pretoria, (1974) 2005. R206

  2. Ryan (C.) BEYERS NAUDÉ, pilgrimage of faith, 234pp., illus., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1990) 2005. R130

With two new chapters on Beyers Naudé's final years to his death in 2004.


  1. Sher (A.) PRIMO TIME, 180pp., paperback, London, 2005. R165

Antony Sher's memoir of his production of the play based on the life of Primo Levi which he brought to Cape Town in 2004.


  1. Smith (C.) MANDELA, in celebration of a great life, 184pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1999) 2005. R180

  2. Stephanou (I.) & Henriques (L.) THE WORLD IN AN ORANGE, creating theatre with Barney Simon, 380pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R395

A collection of essays and interviews by actors, directors and writers who all worked with Barney Simon, including Nadine Gordimer, Athol Fugard, John Kani and Gina Mhlope.


  1. Tobias (P.) INTO THE PAST, a memoir, 277pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R159

Phillip Tobias is well known for his pioneering work at South Africa's fossil hominid sites, such as Sterkfontein, and for his partnership with Louis and Mary Leakey, studying fossils from Tanzania and Kenya.


  1. Uys (P.) BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP, a memoir of acting and reacting, 258pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

The autobiography of Pieter-Dirk Uys, creator of Evita Bezuidenhout.


  1. van der Vyver (M.) WHERE THE HEART IS, a writer in Provence, 202pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

First published in Afrikaans in 2004 as "Die hart van ons huis". Marita van der Vyver is the author of "Griet skryf 'n Sprokie".


  1. van Onselen (C.) THE SEED IS MINE, the life of Kas Maine, a South African sharecropper, 1894-1985, 649pp., maps, illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1996) 2005. R180

With a new preface by the author.


  1. van Woerden (H.) A MOUTHFUL OF GLASS, translated from the Dutch and edited by Dan Jacobson, 168pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1998) 2006. R120

The biography of Demitrios Tsafendas who assassinated Hendrik Verwoerd in 1966.


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

  1. __________ BOTSWANA MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS, status report 2004, achievements, future challenges and choices, 75pp., colour illus., paperback, Gaborone, (2004). R125

  2. Banda (F.) NEWSPAPERS & MAGAZINES IN ZAMBIA, a question of sustainability, 94pp., paperback, Ndola, 2004. R150

  3. Banda (R.) WOMEN OF BIBLE AND CULTURE, Baptist Convention women in southern Malawi, 232pp., paperback, Kachere Theses No. 7, Zomba, 2005. R150

  4. Calvert (G.) STIMELA, a history of the Zambesi Saw Mills logging railway 1911-1972, 97pp., illus., map, paperback, Livingstone & Bulawayo, 2005. R125

  5. Carmody (B.) THE EVOLUTION OF EDUCATION IN ZAMBIA, 221pp., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R150

Central Statistical Office

  1. __________ 2001 POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS, national statistical tables report, 510pp., 4to., paperback, Gaborone, 2003. R250

  2. __________ 2001 POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS DISSEMINATION SEMINAR, 8th-11th September 2003, Gaborone, Botswana, 494pp., 4to., paperback, Gaborone, 2003. R195

  3. __________ BOTSWANA STATISTICAL YEARBOOK - 2003, 166pp., 4to., paperback, Vol. 28 No. 14, Gaborone, 2004. R150

  4. __________ ANALYTICAL REPORT, 2001 population and housing census, 368pp., 4to., paperback, Gaborone, 2004. R150

____________

  1. Chikota Cha Luchazi Association THE LUCHAZI PEOPLE, their history & chieftancy, Angola, Congo, Namibia, Zambia, 256pp., map, paperback, Lusaka, 1998. R150

  2. Daka (J.) SEXUAL OFFENCES IN ZAMBIA, and how the police deal with them, 162pp., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R250

  3. Fiedler (R.) COMING OF AGE, a christianized initiation among women in southern Malawi, 92pp., paperback, Kachere Text No. 25, Zomba, 2005. R95

  4. Hinfelaar (H.) HISTORY OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH IN ZAMBIA, 1895-1995, 465pp., illus., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R350

  5. Independent Electoral Commission REPORT TO THE MINISTER OF PRESIDENTIAL AFFAIRS AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION ON THE 2004 ELECTIONS, 93pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Gaborone, 2004. R95

  6. Kangende (K.) FEMALE SUPERSTITIONS OF SEX, 317pp., illus., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R295

  7. Kaunda (F.) SELLING THE FAMILY SILVER, the Zambian copper mines story, 197pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., no place, 2002. R550

  8. Kulusika (S.) SOUTH SUDAN RIGHT OF SELF-DETERMINATION AND ESTABLISHMENT OF NEW SOVEREIGN STATE, a legal analysis, 229pp., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R300

  9. Lungwangwa (G.) & Macwan'gi (M.) STREET CHILDREN IN ZAMBIA, a situation analysis, 88pp., paperback, The University of Zambia Institute of Economic and Social Research, Zambian Papers No. 21, Lusaka, 2004. R150

  10. Makungu (K.) THE STATE OF THE MEDIA IN ZAMBIA, from the colonial era to 2003, 107pp., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R150

  11. Malawi Electoral Commission 2004 GENERAL ELECTIONS REPORT, 36pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Blantyre, (2004). R95

  12. [Maundeni (Z.) ed.] 40 YEARS OF DEMOCRACY IN BOTSWANA, 1965-2005, 244pp., paperback, Gaborone, 2005. R395

  13. McLaughlin (J.) et al EDUCATION WITH PRODUCTION IN ZIMBABWE, the story of ZIMFEP, 171pp., map, paperback, Harare & Gaborone, 2002. R95

  14. Munalula (M.) LEGAL PROCESS, Zambian cases, legislation and commentaries, 294pp., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R500

  15. Muula (A.) & Chanika (E.) MALAWI'S LOST DECADE, 1994-2004, 138pp., paperback, Balaka, (2004). R150

  16. Muzondidya (J.) WALKING A TIGHTROPE, towards a social history of the coloured community of Zimbabwe, 323pp., paperback, Trenton, 2005. R250

  17. Mwenda (K.) ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING LAW AND PRACTICE, lessons from Zambia, 226pp., paperback, Lusaka, 2005. R350

  18. Mwenda (W.) EMPLOYMENT LAW IN ZAMBIA, cases and materials, 134pp., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R350

  19. Nyathi (P.) ZIMBABWE'S CULTURAL HERITAGE, 137pp., paperback, Bulawayo, 2005. R70

  20. Pearce (J.) AN OUTBREAK OF PEACE, Angola's situation of confusion, 196pp., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  21. [Polubiec (L.) & Green (A.) eds.] BATONGA ACROSS THE WATERS, a travelling exhibition of the Batonga of Zambia and Zimbabwe forty years after the building of the Kariba dam, 22pp., illus., map, paperback, Choma, no date. R95

  22. [Simwapenga-Hamusonde (B.) & Nakatiwa (M.) eds.] NGO BEIJING+10 SHADOW REPORT ON THE SITUATION OF WOMEN IN ZAMBIA, during the period 1999-2004, 60pp., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R185

  23. [Siphambe (H.) et al eds.] ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF BOTSWANA, facets, policies, problems and prospects, 288pp., 4to., paperback, Gaborone, 2005. R550

  24. Southern African Development Community IMPLEMENTATION OF THE BEIJING PLATFORM FOR ACTION BY THE SADC REGION, 2004 progress report, 99pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Gaborone, (2004). R95

  25. __________ STRATEGIC INDICATIVE PLAN FOR THE ORGAN ON POLITICS, DEFENCE AND SECURITY COOPERATION, 84pp., map, paperback, Gaborone, 2004. R95

  26. [Tsheko (B.) & Sigwele (H.) eds.] ENSURING IMPLEMENTATION OF NATIONAL POLICIES FOR ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION, proceedings of the 8th National Business Conference 2004, 219pp., 4to., paperback, Gaborone, 2004. R195

  27. United Nations Population Fund THE COUNTRY AND ITS PEOPLE, a summarised version of the 2000 census of population and housing in Zambia, 29pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R95

  28. van Koevering (H.) DANCING THEIR DREAMS, the Lakeshore Nyanja women of the Anglican Diocese of Niassa, 176pp., illus., paperback, Kachere Theses No. 9, Zomba, 2005. R150

  29. Women's Affairs Department REPORT ON THE GENDER MAINSTREAMING PROJECT WITH FOUR PILOT MINISTRIES, 135pp., 4to., paperback, Gaborone, no date. R175

  30. Wood (J.) SO FAR AND NO FURTHER!, Rhodesia's bid for independence during the retreat from empire, 1959-1965, 533pp., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R350

  31. Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum ARE THEY ACCOUNTABLE?, examining alleged violators and their violations pre and post Presidential Election March 2002, 169pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Harare, 2002. R60

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - BUSINESS & LABOUR

  1. [Albertyn (S.) & Kalula (E.) eds.] TOKISA REVIEW 2005/6, the first annual report on the state of labour dispute resolution in South Africa, 86pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R1,150

  2. Armitage (P.) AFRICAM, the show must go on!, 241pp., paperback, Pinetown, 2003. R140

AfriCam is a website where viewers can see wild animals in their natural environments. This is the story behind the rise, fall and rebirth of the website.


  1. Bader (M.) & Spindler (Z.) IS CENTRAL BANKING THE BEST MONETARY REGIME FOR SOUTH AFRICA?, 62pp., paperback, Free Market Foundation, Monograph No. 40, Johanneburg, 2005. R85

  2. Balshaw (T.) & Goldberg (J.) CRACKING BROAD-BASED BLACK ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT, codes and scorecard unpacked, 224pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  3. Black (P.) et al PUBLIC ECONOMICS, 335pp., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1999) 2005. R300

  4. Botha (M.) et al TOURISM ENTREPRENEURS, 142pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R170

  5. [Cant (M.) ed.] MARKETING RESEARCH, 249pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2003) 2005. R155

  6. __________ PRICING MANAGEMENT, 123pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2003) 2005. R130

  7. Cleary (S.) & Malleret (T.) RESILIENCE TO RISK, business success in turbulent times, 255pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R165

  8. Corporate Research Foundation THE BEST COMPANIES TO WORK FOR IN SOUTH AFRICA, 2006, 448pp., illus., hardback, Sixth edition, Cape Town, (1998) 2005. R180

  9. DENEL EMPLOYEE REPORT 2004, 26pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, (2004). R95

Department of Labour

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR, 1 April 2004 to 31 March 2005, 199pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R195

  2. __________ PRELIMINARY ANNUAL REPORT, 2004/2005, 96pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R125

  3. __________ MINISTERIAL PROGRAMME OF ACTION, 2004-2009, 32pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R95

  4. __________ REPORT OF THE EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS COMMISSION, 1 August 1998 - 31 March 2003, 22pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2003). R75

  5. __________ NATIONAL SKILLS DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY, 1 April 2005 - 31 March 2010, 21pp., oblong 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R50

  6. __________ WHAT DOMESTIC WORKERS AND THEIR EMPLOYERS SHOULD KNOW ABOUT MINIMUM WAGES AND BASIC CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT, 12pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2005). R40

____________

  1. du Plessis (F.) et al INTEGRATED MARKETING COMMUNICATION, 425pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2003) 2005. R199

  2. Goldstuck (A.) THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO GOING WIRELESS, a South African handbook of cellphone and mobile technology, 219pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  3. Innovation Fund ANNUAL REPORT 2003, 44pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2004). R75

  4. Janisch (P.) KEEP IN STEP, broad-based BEE [Black Economic Empowerment] for small business, 120pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R80

  5. [Jooste (C.) ed.] PRODUCT MANAGEMENT, 139pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2003) 2005. R165

  6. Juul (I.) THE SMALL BUSINESS, survival handbook, 168pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2002) 2006. R115

  7. King (M.) THE CORPORATE CITIZEN, governance for all entities, 107pp., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2006. R160

  8. Lorentzen (J.) MULTINATIONALS ON THE PERIPHERY, DaimlerChrysler South Africa, human capital upgrading and regional economic development, 31pp., paperback, Education, Science and Skills Development Research Programme, Occasional Paper 2, Cape Town, 2006. R50

  9. McGregor (A.) et al WHO OWNS WHOM, in South Africa, 1213pp., hardback, d.w., Twenty-sixth edition, Johannesburg, (1980) 2005. R495

  10. Meyer (M.) & Kirsten (M.) INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, 284pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R189

  11. [Mitchell (L.) ed.] BUSINESS BLUE-BOOK OF SOUTH AFRICA, 2006, 808+107+51pp., illus., hardback, Sixty-seventh edition, Cape Town, 2005. R720

  12. Moleke (P.) FINDING WORK, employment experiences of South African graduates, 47pp., 4to., paperback, Human Sciences Research Monograph, Cape Town, 2005. R80

  13. Nel (P.) et al SOUTH AFRICAN EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS, theory and practice, 348pp., paperback, Fifth edition, Second impression, Pretoria, (1989) 2006. R298

  14. Olivier (L.) & Honiball (M.) INTERNATIONAL TAX, a South African perspective, 497pp., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (2003) 2005. R695

  15. [Pillay (D.) ed.] MINING AFRICA, South African MNCs [multinational corporations] labour and social performances, 285pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R195

  16. Schulze (C.) ON JURISDICTION AND THE RECOGNITION AND ENFORCEMENT OF FOREIGN MONEY JUDGMENTS, 331pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R130

  17. [Strydom (J.) ed.] DISTRIBUTION MANAGEMENT, 273pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2003) 2005. R190

  18. Taylor (A.) SAM JONAH, and the remaking of Ashanti, 302pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R159

Sam Jonah was born in Ghana and became CEO of Ashanti Goldfields Corporation.


  1. van Niekerk (A.) & Linström (K.) UNFAIR DISMISSAL, 165pp., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (2002) 2006. R195

  2. van Seventer (D.) EMPLOYMENT AND SKILLS IN SOUTH AFRICAN EXPORTS, 27pp., 4to., paperback, Human Sciences Research Council, Employment and Economic Policy Research Programme Occasional Paper 2, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R50

  3. [van Zyl (C.) et al eds.] UNDERSTANDING SOUTH AFRICAN FINANCIAL MARKETS, 453pp., paperback, Second edition, Pretoria, (2003) 2006. R340

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - EDUCATION

  1. Bester (C.) et al REPORT REGARDING THE APPROPRIATENESS OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING OF SCHOOL LEAVERS AND INDIVIDUALS THAT COMPLETE TERTIARY EDUCATION, 259pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Centre for Development Support, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, 2004. R250

Council on Higher Education (CHE)

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2004-2005, 104pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R150

  2. __________ A GOOD PRACTICE GUIDE FOR QUALITY MANAGEMENT OF RESEARCH FOR HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS, 57pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R95

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  1. [Cuvelier (P.) et al eds.] MULTILINGUALISM, EDUCATION AND SOCIAL INTEGRATION, Belgium, Europe, South Africa, southern Africa, 210pp., paperback, Studies in Language Policy in South Africa, Vol. 3, Pretoria, 2003. R190

  2. Davie (E.) UNCHAIN THE CHILD, abolish compulsory schooling laws, 126pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R135

Department of Education

  1. __________ STRATEGIC PLAN, incorporating plans for 2005/6 - 2007/8 and operational plans for 2005/6, 185pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R150

  2. __________ VALUES AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE CURRICULUM, a guide, 184pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2005). R150

  3. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, 2004/2005, 161pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R150

  4. __________ WHITE PAPER ON E-EDUCATION, transforming learning and teaching through information and communication technologies, 43pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R75

____________

  1. Dicey (L.) CAREERS SA 2006, the need to know, 102pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R59

  2. Herman (C.) PROPHETS AND PROFITS, managerialism and the restructuring of Jewish schools in South Africa, 352pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R170

  3. Koen (C.) HIGHER EDUCATION AND WORK, setting a new research agenda, 50pp., paperback, Education, Science and Skills Development Research Programme, Occasional Paper 1, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  4. Kruss (G.) FINANCIAL OR INTELLECTUAL IMPERATIVES, 252pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R160

  5. Lemmer (E.) et al MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION, an educator's manual, 154pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R150

  6. [Mohamed (Y.) ed.] THE TEACHING OF ARABIC IN SOUTH AFRICA, history and methodology, 253pp., paperback, Cape Town, 1997. R180

  7. Moleke (P.) INEQUALITIES IN HIGHER EDUCATION AND THE STRUCTURE OF THE LABOUR MARKET, 14pp., 4to., paperback, Employment and Economic Policy Research Programme, Occasional Paper 1, Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, 2005. R55

  8. Mqota (V.) EDUCATION AND DEMOCRACY, a view from Soweto, a vision for closing achievement gap in post-apartheid schooling through changing beliefs and practices, 174pp., paperback, New York, 2004. R300

Velile Mqota was born in Kwazakhele and now lives in New Jersey.


  1. [Nieman (M.) & Monyai (R.) eds.] THE EDUCATOR AS MEDIATOR OF LEARNING, 184pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R150

  2. [Reddy (V.) ed.] MARKING MATRIC, colloquium proceedings, 264pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  3. [Russo (C.) et al eds.] EQUAL EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES, comparative perspectives in education law, Brown v Board of Education at 50 and democratic South Africa at 10, 289pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R235

  4. Wilson (S.) OUT OF SITE, OUT OF MIND, relocation and access to schools in Sol Plaatje, 20pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R55

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - HIV/AIDS

  1. __________ EVALUATION OF NON-PROFIT ORGANISATION IN THE FREE STATE PROVINCE IN THE FIELD OF HIV/AIDS, study undertaken for the Free State Youth Commission, 61pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Bloemfontein, 2004. R150

  2. Bhana (L.) et al HEALTH & HOPE IN OUR HANDS, addressing HIV and AIDS in the aftermath of rape and woman abuse, 141pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R175

  3. Biakolo (E.) et al THE DISCOURSE OF HIV/AIDS IN AFRICA, 378pp., 4to., paperback, Gaborone, 2003. R395

  4. Brand (A.) POSITIVELY ALIVE, living with HIV and AIDS: a path to inner healing, 152pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R120

Centre for AIDS Development, Research and Evaluation (CADRE)

  1. __________ PRE-AND POST-HIV TEST COUNSELLING FOR CHILDREN, guidelines for counsellors, 27pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R45

  2. Fox (S.) & Nkosi (Z.) CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE, a handbook for parents and caregivers, 25pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R45

  3. Kelly (K.) et al TSHA TSHA, key findings of the evaluation of episodes 1-26, 62pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  4. Kistner (U.) et al CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE AND HIV/AIDS IN SOUTH AFRICA, a review, 64pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

____________

  1. [Denis (P.) ed.] NEVER TOO SMALL TO REMEMBER, memory work and resilience in times of AIDS, 102pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R50

  2. Department of Health MONITORING REVIEW, progress report on the implementation of the comprehensive HIV and AIDS care, management and treatment plan for South Africa, Issue 1, 20pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  3. __________ HIV/AIDS POLICY GUIDELINE, rapid HIV testing, 10pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2000. R40

  4. [Guthrie (T.) & Hickey (A.) eds.] FUNDING THE FIGHT, budgeting for HIV/AIDS in developing countries, 353pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R200

  5. Illife (J.) THE AFRICAN AIDS EPIDEMIC, a history, 214pp., map, paperback, Cape Town & London, 2006. R70

Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), Intercountry Team for Eastern and Southern Africa

  1. __________ SUB-REGIONAL MONITORING AND EVALUATION FRAMEWORK, on telling the story: a sub-regional response to AIDS in southern Africa, 42pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R95

  2. __________ THE UNAIDS DIRECTORY, UN regional responses to HIV/AIDS in eastern and southern Africa, 40pp., 4to., paperback + CD-ROM, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  3. __________ STEPPING BACK FROM THE EDGE, the pursuit of antiretroviral therapy in Botswana, South Africa and Uganda, 68pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R95

  4. __________ DIRECTORY OF HIV/AIDS RESOURCE INSTITUTIONS IN EASTERN AND SOUTHERN AFRICA, 63pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  5. __________ REPORT AND RESOURCE PACK, consultative meeting on HIV testing and counselling in the Africa region, 15-17 November 2004, 30pp., 4to., paperback + CD-ROM, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  6. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2004, 26pp., 4to., colour illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R75

  7. __________ FACING THE FUTURE TOGETHER, report of the Secretary General's task force on women, girls and HIV/AIDS in southern Africa, 26pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R75

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  1. [Kleintjes (S.) et al eds.] GENDER MAINSTREAMING IN HIV/AIDS, seminar proceedings from the Satellite Session held during the 7th AIDS impact conference, Cape Town , 2005, 63pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

  2. Lawson (L.) HIV/AIDS AND DEVELOPMENT, 73pp.,4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, no date. R65

  3. Lewis (S.) RACE AGAINST TIME, 198pp., paperback, Toronto, 2005. R175

  4. Lwanda (J.) POLITICS, CULTURE AND MEDICINE IN MALAWI, historical continuities and ruptures with special reference to HIV/AIDS, 389pp., paperback, Kachere Theses No. 6, Zomba, 2005. R250

  5. Ministry of Health and Social Services REPORT OF THE 2004 NATIONAL HIV SENTINEL SURVEY, HIV prevalence rate in pregnant women, biannual surveys 1992-2004, Namibia, 24pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R95

  6. Morolong (K.) HIV/AIDS KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDES, BELIEFS AND PRACTICES AMONG STUDENTS AT THE LEROTHOLI POLYTECHNIC IN MASERU, 87pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Centre for Development Support, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, 2004. R195

  7. Orr (N.) & Patient (D.) SEX SECRETS, bodyworkz [sic] revealed, 77pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R50

Written for teenagers and developed from specific questions raised during AIDS Action roadshow.


  1. Page (J.) et al WORKING WITH HIV/AIDS, 126pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  2. [Patterson (A.) ed.] THE AFRICAN STATE AND THE AIDS CRISIS, 240pp., hardback, Aldershot & Burlington, 2005. R375

Includes "The More Things Change: AIDS and the state in South Africa" by Patrick Furlong and Karen Ball.


  1. Pharaoh (R.) NOT BUSINESS AS USUAL, public sector responses to HIV/AIDS in southern Africa, 124pp., map, paperback, Institute for Security Studies, Pretoria, 2005. R60

  2. Pieterse (K.) MOSADI, a story of hope for those facing HIV/AIDS, 60pp., paperback, Durban, 2005. R60

Red Ribbon (educational series aimed at educating children about HIV/AIDS)

  1. Bloch (J.) EXPERIENCE AND HOPE, 59pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R65

  2. __________ DESIRE AND UNDERSTANDING, 60pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R65

  3. __________ MAKING IT, 44pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  4. __________ TAKING ONE DAY AT A TIME, 28pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  5. Marcus (T.) CHANGE AND CHANCE, 60pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R65

  6. __________ BEGINNING AT THE END, 60pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R65

  7. __________ PROMISE AND POSSIBILITY, 60pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R65

  8. __________ LIKE A WHISPER, 44pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  9. __________ MISSING YOU, 44pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R55

  10. __________ THREE LESSONS IN LIFE, 28pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  11. __________ HEAD IN THE SAND, 28pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  12. __________ THE MEMORY TREASURE CHEST, 28pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

  13. Marcus (T.) & Robertson (J.) NOT ALONE, 44pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  14. Robertson (J.) IN OUR HANDS, 44pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R55

  15. __________ OLD MISS TOTO, 28pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R45

____________

  1. Rehle (T.) & Shisana (O.) THE IMPACT OF ANTIRETROVIRAL TREATMENT ON AIDS MORTALITY, a study focusing on educators in South African public schools, 15pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R50

  2. Shisana (O.) et al SOUTH AFRICA NATIONAL HIV PREVALENCE, HIV INCIDENCE, BEHAVIOUR AND COMMUNICATION SURVEY, 2005, 156pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  3. Sibisi (N.) ISIQOPHANDLELA, HIV-AIDS poetry - Izinkondlo, 20pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R30

Text in Zulu.


  1. [Tapfumaneyi (W.) & Geloo (Z.) comp.] LESSONS FOR TODAY AND TOMORROW, an analysis of HIV/AIDS reporting in southern Africa, 72pp., 4to., paperback, Lusaka, 2004. R195

  2. [van Niekerk (A.) & Kopelman (L.) eds.] ETHICS AND AIDS IN AFRICA, the challenge to our thinking, 222pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R175

  3. Winiarski (M.) COMMUNITY-BASED COUNSELLING FOR PEOPLE AFFECTED BY HIV AND AIDS, 153pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town & Windhoek, 2004. R205

  4. Wooten (J.) WE ARE ALL THE SAME, a story of a boy's courage and a mother's love, 243pp., paperback, New York, 2004. R100

The story of Nkosi Johnson who died at the age of twelve from HIV/AIDS.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - LANGUAGE & LITERARY STUDIES

  1. Ashcroft (B.) et al THE EMPIRE WRITES BACK, theory and practice in post-colonial literature, 283pp., paperback, Second edition, London, (1989) 2005. R223

  2. [Banham (M.) et al eds.] SOYINKA, African theatre, blackout, blowout & beyond, Wole Soyinka's satirical revue sketches, 216pp., paperback, London, 2005. R195

  3. Brink (C.) NO LESSER PLACE, the "taaldebat" at Stellenbosch, 174pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2006. R190

"Language debate" at the University of Stellenbosch.


  1. Chapman (M.) ART TALK, POLITICS TALK, a consideration of categories, 187pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R145

  2. [Cullinan (P.) & Watson (S.) eds.] DANTE IN SOUTH AFRICA, 96pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R250

A collection of essays celebrating Dante by P. R. Anderson, Stephen Watson, Dan Wylie, Wilhelm Snyman, Laurence Kabal, a translation into Afrikaans by Delamaine du Toit and illustrations by Pippa Skotnes, Julia Skeen and Judith Mason.


Dictionaries, Phrase Books & Grammars

  1. Buro van die Wat SINONIEME, en verwante woorde, 488pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

Originally published in 1992 as "Woordkeusegids: 'n Kerntesourus van Afrikaans".


  1. [Odendal (F.) & Gouws (R.) eds.] HAT, verklarende handwoordeboek van die Afrikaanse taal, 1448pp., hardback, Fifth edition, Cape Town, (1965) 2005. R362

  2. [Pheiffer (F.) ed.] ENGLISH POCKET SPELLER, with new South African facts, 703pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

Includes the National Anthem, motto, national symbols and much more.


  1. [Smith-Muller (W.) ed.] AFRIKAANSE SAKSPELLER, met nuutste Suid-Afrikaanse feite, 649pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  2. Weich (F.) SAN DICTIONARY, SAN-WOORDEBOEK, Thahli=xanu, San-Afrikaans-English, English-San-Afrikaans, Afrikaans-San-English, 377pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R198

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  1. Gaylard (G.) AFTER COLONIALISM, African postmodernism and magical realism, 346pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R180

  2. Gouws (R.) & Prinsloo (D.) PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF SOUTH AFRICAN LEXICOGRAPHY, 210pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R248

  3. [Harding (F.) ed.] THE PERFORMANCE ARTS IN AFRICA, a reader, 364pp., paperback, London & New York, 2002. R342

Includes "South African Theatre in an Era of Reconciliation" by Zakes Mda.


  1. Higgs (C.) A ROUGH GUIDE TO SMALL-SCALE AND SELF-PUBLISHING, 78pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R69

Journals

  1. [Coetzer (T.) & Grundling (E.) eds.] ONS KLYNTJI, Afrikaans vir die een en twintigste eeu, No. 1, 108pp., illus., paperback, 2006. R20

  2. [Klopper (R.) guest ed.] ALTERNATION, interdisciplinary journal for the study of the arts and humanities in southern Africa, Vol. 12, No. 1b, 649pp., paperback, Centre for the Study of Southern Africa Literature and Language, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, 2005. R45

  3. __________ ALTERNATION, interdisciplinary journal for the study of the arts and humanities in southern Africa, Vol. 12, No. 1a, 343pp., paperback, Centre for the Study of Southern Africa Literature and Language, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, 2005. R45

  4. [le Grange (J.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICA WRITING, Vol. 2, 65pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R32

Includes an interview with John van de Ruit, author of 'Spud'.


  1. __________ SOUTH AFRICA WRITING, Vol. 1, 36pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R32

Includes an interview with Gabeba Baderoon.


  1. [Mkhize (J.) guest ed.] ALTERNATION, interdisciplinary journal of the centre for the study of the arts and humanities in southern Africa, Vol. 11, No. 1, 396pp., paperback, Centre for the Study of Southern Africa Literature and Language, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, 2004. R60

  2. [Ramsay-Brijball (M.) & Narismulu (P.) guest eds.] ALTERNATION, interdisciplinary journal for the study of the arts and humanities in southern Africa, Vol. 11, No. 2, 473pp., paperback, Centre for the Study of Southern Africa Literature and Language, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, 2004. R60

  3. [Russo (G.)] ONE SMALL SEED, the contemporary culture magazine, Issue 01, 63pp., colour illus., paperback, October-December, Cape Town, 2005. R19

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  1. Kannemeyer (J.) DIE AFRIKAANSE LITERATUUR, 1652-2004, 799pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R250

  2. [Kannemeyer (J.) ed.] EK KEN JOU GOED GENOEG, die briefwisseling tussen N.P. van Wyk Louw en W.E.G. Louw 1936-1939, 309pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R155

  3. Kollmer (M.) TO MAKE A MOCKING WORD SING, and get published, 175pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R140

  4. Lechesa (P.) FOUR FREE STATE AUTHORS, Omaseye Bolaji, Kgang Motheane, Flaxman Qoopane, Saint George Vis, 28pp., paperback, Bloemfontein, 2005. R70

  5. MacCann (D.) & Maddy (Y.) APARTHEID AND RACISM IN SOUTH AFRICAN CHILDREN'S LITERATURE, 1985-1995, 154pp., hardback, New York, 2001. R825

  6. [Malan (R.) ed.] LEAVES TO A TREE, beyond English Alive, a celebration of writing in South Africa, 248pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

A collection of poems, travel writing, diary entries, movie reviews, biographical and historical investigation and much more. Written by former editors and contributors to English Alive including Jeremy Cronin, Ann Harries, Nokuthula Mazibuko, Jeff Peires and others.


  1. [Martin (A.) comp.] POEMS OF DENNIS BRUTUS, a checklist, 1945-2004, 46pp., illus., paperback, Wisconsin, 2005. R100

  2. [Moroe (P.) ed.] THE GROWTH OF FS (FREE STATE) BLACK WRITING, 12pp., paperback, Bloemfontein, 2005. R50

  3. [Muponde (R.) & Primorac (R.) eds.] VERSIONS OF ZIMBABWE, new approaches to literature and culture, 262pp., paperback, Harare, 2005. R160

  4. Nolte (E.) VIGITA MAGNA, 'n soeke na goud, 143pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R103

  5. [Ovens (C.) ed.] BIBLIOPHILIA AFRICANA 8, from papyrus to printout, the book in Africa, 289pp., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R355

Papers given at the eighth Bibliophilia Africana conference from May 11-14, 2005, Cape Town.


  1. [Rousseau (L.) ed.] EUGENE N. MARAIS, versamelde werke II, 1287pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1984) 2006. R250

  2. __________ EUGENE N. MARAIS, versamelde werke deel I, 634pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1984) 2006. R250

  3. [Sustar (L.) & Karim (A.) eds.] POETRY & PROTEST, a Dennis Brutus reader, 415pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg & Chicago, 2006. R150

Collection of interviews, poetry and essays.


  1. [Sutherland-Addy (E.) & Diaw (A.) eds.] WOMEN WRITING AFRICA, West Africa and the Sahel, Women Writing Africa Project, Vol. 2, 476pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R220

  2. Thielmann (P.) HOTBEDS, black-white love in novels from the United States, Africa, and the Caribbean, 384pp., paperback, Kachere Monograph No. 19, Zomba, 2004. R225

  3. [van Coller (H.) ed.] PERSPEKTIEF EN PROFIEL, 'n Afrikaanse literatuurgeskiedenis, Vol. 3, 543pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R239

  4. van Rooyen (B.) GET YOUR BOOK PUBLISHED, in 30 (relatively) easy steps, a hands-on-guide for South African authors, 386pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R150

  5. [Wybenga (G.) & Snyman (M.) eds.] VAN PATRYS-HULLE TOT HANNA HOEKOM, 'n Gids tot die Afrikaanse kinder-en jeugboek, 528pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R129

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - LAW

  1. __________ JUTA'S POCKET STATUTES LIBRARY, Occupational Health & Safety Act & Regulations, Labor Relations Act, Basic Conditions of Employment Act, Employment Equity Act, Skills Development Act, Skills Development Levies Act, 614 + 398 + 195 + 453pp., paperback, slipcase, Cape Town, 2005. R260

  2. Ackermann (M.) & Britz (H.) INFORMATION, ETHICS AND THE LAW, a guide for information practitioners, students and the corporate environment, 120pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R175

  3. Bennett (T.) CUSTOMARY LAW IN SOUTH AFRICA, 462pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R280

  4. [Burman (S.) ed.] THE FATE OF THE CHILD, legal decisions on children in the new South Africa, 193pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2003. R245

  5. Currie (I.) & de Waal (J.) THE BILL OF RIGHTS HANDBOOK, 825pp., paperback, Fifth edition, Cape Town, (1998) 2006. R356

  6. [Currie (I.) intro.] 3 HUMAN RIGHTS ACTS, Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000, Promotion of Administrative Justice Act 3 of 2000, Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act 4 of 2000, 182pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R90

  7. Davel (C.) & Jordaan (R.) LAW OF PERSONS, 214pp., paperback, Fourth edition, Cape Town, (1995) 2005. R254

  8. Devenish (G.) THE SOUTH AFRICAN CONSTITUTION, 516pp., paperback, Durban, 2005. R540

  9. Dugard (J.) INTERNATIONAL LAW, a South African perspective, 582pp., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1994) 2005. R350

  10. Grogan (J.) WORKPLACE LAW, 475pp., paperback, Eighth edition, Cape Town, (1996) 2005. R335

Revised to incorporate the latest case law on the amended Labour Relations Act, the Basic Conditions of Employment Act and the Employment Equity Act.


  1. Landis (H.) & Grossett (L.) EMPLOYMENT AND THE LAW, a practical guide for the workplace, 502pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2003) 2005. R290

  2. [McQuoid-Mason (D.) et al eds.] STREET LAW SOUTH AFRICA, practical law for South Africans, educator's manual, 317pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1987) 2005. R222

Learner's manual also available R195,00.


  1. Mubangizi (J.) THE PROTECTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN SOUTH AFRICA, a legal and practical guide, 248pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R258

  2. Olivier (M.) et al SOCIAL SECURITY, a legal analysis, 759pp., paperback, Durban, 2003. R845

  3. [Padayachee (S.) ed.] CHILDREN AND THE LAW, 333pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Second edition, Pietermaritzburg, (1998) 2005. R225

  4. Tredoux (C.) et al PSYCHOLOGY AND LAW, 440pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R295

  5. van der Walt (J.) LAW AND SACRIFICE, towards a post-apartheid theory of law, 305pp., paperback, Johannesburg & London, 2005. R220

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - MOZAMBIQUE

  1. __________ INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL LICENSING, Decree 39/2003 of 26 November, Decree 49/2004 of 17 November, Ministerial Diploma 199/2004 of 24 November, 107 + 107pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ PROJECTO DE LEI DA FAMÍLIA, 95pp., paperback, Colecção Legislação 1, adenda, Maputo, (2003). R125

  2. __________ CONSTITUIÇÃO DA REPÚBLICA DE MOÇAMBIQUE, 79pp., paperback, Colecção Legislação 2, Maputo, 2005. R125

  3. Alfredo (B.) CÓDIGO DE PROCESSO DO TRABALHO, com algumas anotações e comentários, lei no. 18/92 de 14 de outubro, 166pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R295

  4. Amorim (F.) INTERVALOS, 175 pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  5. António (A) & Tamele (V.) IMPACTO DAS MENSAGENS SOBRE O HIV/SIDA NOS PROGRAMAS DE INFORMAÇÃO, EDUCAÇÃO E COMUNICAÇÃO, (IEC), Vol. 1, 58pp., illus., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R125

  6. Arif (M.) et al BAIRRO MILITAR DE NAMPULA, 62pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Faculdade de Arquitectura e Planeamento Físico da Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, 2005. R50

  7. Artur (D.) et al TRADIÇÃO E MODERNIDADE, que lugar para a tradição Africana na governação descentralizada de Moçambique?, 221pp., illus., map, paperback, Maputo, 1999. R250

  8. [Baúle (Z.) ed.] USO DE INFORMÁTICA EM COMUNIDADES MOÇAMBICANAS, lições aprendidas do programa acácia, 161pp., colour illus., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R195

  9. Bruschi (S.) & Lage (L.) O DESENHO DAS CIDADES, Moçambique até ao século XXI, 95pp., oblong 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Faculdade de Arquitectura e Planeamento Físico da Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, 2005. R195

  10. Bruschi (S.) et al PEMBA, as duas cidades, 88pp., oblong 4to., illus., paperback, Faculdade de Arquitectura e Planeamento Físico da Universidade Eduardo Mobdlane, Maputo, 2005. R195

  11. [Cabral (J.) photo.] A GUERRA DA AGUA, the water war, 60pp., colour illus., paperback, (Maputo), 1998. R250

  12. Cabrita (J.) A MORTE DE SAMORA MACHEL, 82pp., maps, paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  13. Cahen (M.) OS OUTROS, um historiador em Moçambique, 1994, 229pp., maps, paperback, Basel, 2004. R350

  14. Carrilho (J.) IBO, a casa e o tempo, 159pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, 4to., paperback, Faculdade de Arquitectura e Planeamento Físico da Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, 2005. R195

  15. Carrilho (J.) et al TRADITIONAL INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS IN MOZAMBIQUE, from Lichinga to Maputo, 91pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, 4to., paperback, Revised English edition, Faculdade de Arquitectura e Planeamento Físico da Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, 2004. R195

Orginally published in Portuguese in 2001.


Children's Books

  1. do Rosario (L.) ANO DE SOL, ilustrações de Imídio Mahumana, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R50

  2. __________ DIA DE FESTA, ilustrações de Omaia Panachande, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R50

  3. do Rosário (L.) DIA DE FESTA, ilustrações de Omaia Panachande, 24pp., colour illus. paperback, Maputo, 2005. R50

  4. Manhique (L.) A ESTÓRIA DOS POMBOS MÁGICOS, ilustrações de Danilo Manjate, 32pp., colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R50

  5. Pereira (M.) A BORBOLETA DO ARCO-ÍRIS, ilustrações de Omaia Panachande, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R50

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  1. Conselho de Ministros PROGRAMA QUINQUENAL DO GOVERNO PARA 2005-2009, (aprovado pela Resolução no., 16/2005, de 11 de Maio, da Assembleia da República, publicada no Boletim da República no. 19, 1 Série), 158pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  2. Craveirinha (J.) POEMAS DA PRISÃO, 158pp., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R195

  3. Dava (F.) et al RECONHECIMENTO E LEGITMAÇÃO DAS AUTORIDADES COMUNITÁRIAS A LUZ DO DECRETO 15/2000, o caso de grupo etnolinguístico ndau, 55pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R125

  4. __________ A PARTICIPAÇÃO DAS AUTORIDADES COMUNITÁRIAS NA GOVERNAÇÃO LOCAL, actas do seminário de capacitação das autoridades communitárias, Chimoio, 2003, 62pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R125

  5. Furdela (A.) GATSI LUCERE, [play], 73pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

  6. Gonçalves (P.) PORTUGUÊS DE MOÇAMBIQUE, uma variedade em formação, 91pp., paperback, Maputo, 1996. R75

  7. Kassotche (F.) O INVENTÁRIO PASSIONAL, 130pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  8. Khosa (U.) OS SOBREVIVENTES DA NOITE, 155pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  9. Liesegang (G.) VASSALAGEM OU TRATADO DE AMIZADE?, história do acto de Vassalagem de Ngungunyane nas relações externas de Gaza, 36pp., illus., map, paperback, Maputo, 1986. R45

  10. Liesegang (G.) et al OLEIRAS DE MUTAMBA, Inhambane 2003, 44pp., b/w & colour illus., maps. paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  11. Mabunda (M.) DESAFIOS PARA UMA SOCIEDADE DE INFORMAÇAO MOÇAMBIQUE, 117pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  12. Macamo (E.) O ABECEDÁRIO DA NOSSA DEPENDÊNCIA, 104pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  13. Maciel (D.) FRAGMENTOS DA MINHA VIDA, 139pp., paperback, Maputo, (2002). R195

  14. Magaia (A.) YÔ MABALANE!, a Mocambican political prisoner's diary penned in blood, 64pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  15. Malunga (A.) O ROMEU É XINGONDO E A JULIETA MACHANGANE, 144pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  16. [Mandlate (F.) & Sérgio (J.) eds.] LEGISLAÇÃO FISCAL, 416pp., paperback, Colecção Legislação 3, Maputo, 2005. R350

  17. [Mandlate F.) ed.] CÓDIGO CIVIL, 639pp., paperback, Colecção Legislação 1, Maputo, (2003). R350

  18. Maquêa (V.) JOANA, POR FAVOR, 101pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

  19. Marais (J.) LAE WOLKE OOR MOSAMBIEK, 'n reisboek, 123pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R82

  20. Massari (A.) OS ITALIANOS EM MOCAMBIQUE NA EPOCA PORTUGUESA, (1830-1975), 327pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R250

First published in Italian as "Gli Italiani Nel Mozambico Portoghese (1930-1975)" in 2005.


  1. Matusse (R.) HISTÓRIA DA INFORMÁTICA EM MOÇAMBIQUE, 238pp., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R295

  2. Mendes (J.) SER, [poetry], 121pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R100

  3. Ministério para a Coordenação da Acção Ambiental RELATÓRIO-BALANÇO DO QUINQUÉNIO, 2000-2004, 27pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Maputo, (2005). R75

  4. Ministério para a Coordenação de Acção Ambiental PLANO ESTRATÉGICO DO SECTOR DO AMBIENTE, (2005-2015), 53pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R95

  5. Muianga (A.) A METAMORFOSE, e outros contos, 87pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  6. Nhancalize (D.) et al CANÇÃO, DANÇA E INSTRUMENTOS DE MÚSICA TRADITIONAL, nos distritos de Búzi, Dondo e Marromeu, Província de Sofal, 99pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Beira, 2005. R150

  7. [Noa (F.) ed.] HUMANITAS, No. 1, Orgão da ESCJS - Escola Superior de Ciências Jurídicas e Sociais, 87pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  8. SADC Parlimentary Forum ELECTION OBSERVATION MISSION REPORT, Mozambique presidential and parliamentary elections 2004, 55pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  9. Serra (C.) CÓDIGO DA ESTRADA E LEGISLAÇÃO COMPLEMENTAR, 227pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  10. Serra (C.) & Chicue (J.) LEI DE FLORESTAS E FAUNA BRAVIA COMENTADA, 343pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  11. [Serra (C.) ed.] IDENTIDADE MOÇAMBICANIDADE, MOÇAMBICANIZAÇÃO, 188pp., paperback, Maputo, 1998. R150

  12. Trindade (J.) COLECTÂNEA DE LEGISLAÇÃO PENAL COMPLEMENTAR, 287pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  13. White (E.) ATÉ AMANHÃ, CORAÇÃO, 83pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R125

  14. [Zimba (B.) et al] SLAVE ROUTES AND ORAL TRADITION IN SOUTHEASTERN AFRICA, 340pp., maps, illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R250

Contributors include Edward Alphers, Abdul Sheriff, Manolo Florentino, Patrick Harries, Allen Isaacman, Barbara Isaacman, Herman O'Kiriama, Jose Capela, Benigna Zimba, James Giblin and Vijaya Teelock.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - NAMIBIA

  1. __________ THE NAMIBIA INFORMAL ECONOMY SURVEY 2001, report of analysis, 106pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  2. //Gowaseb (M.) THE QUOTABLE SAM NUJOMA, wisdom of Namibia's first president, 94pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R120

  3. Alexander (J.) ENTDECKUNGSREISE IN DAS INNERE SÜDWESTAFRIKAS, bericht über eine reise von Kapstadt nach Walvishbay durch das Gross-Namaland in den jahren 1835 und 1836, 377pp., illus., map, paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R195

First published in English in 1838 in London.


  1. Friedl (G.) OTJISAZU, von der Mission zur Gästefarm, ein stück Zeitgeschichte aus Namibia, 136pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Munich, 2005. R220

  2. Gebhard (G.) TSUMEB, a unique mineral locality, 328pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Munich, 1999. R460

  3. Gwari (C.) & Skikongo (J.) A TOOL FOR SMALL TO MEDIUM SIZE ENTERPRISE (SME) DEVELOPMENT IN NAMIBIA, Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) Policy, 38pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R95

  4. Honeyborne (P.) ABENTEÚER, spuk & diamanten, 276pp., illus., maps, paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R195

First published in 2003 in English as "Gateway to Adventure".


  1. Kanzler (S.) VERTRIEBEN VON GELIEBTER ERDE, geschichte zweier Bruder aus Deutschland und ihrer Farm Karios am Fischfluss Canyon in Namibia, 95pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Windhoek & Germany, 2003. R125

  2. Kössler (R.) IN SEARCH OF SURVIVAL AND DIGNITY, two traditional communities in southern Namibia under South African rule, 374pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R315

  3. Kotze (W.) KALAHARIJOERNAAL, 225pp., illus., map, paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R104

  4. Kubisch (I.) et al MASKEN, zauber mythen, 135pp., paperback, Windhoek, no date. R150

Legal Assistance Centre, Windhoek

  1. __________ MARITAL PROPERTY IN CIVIL AND CUSTOMARY MARRIAGES, proposals for law reform, 294pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R220

  2. __________ GENDER AND INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW, 215pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  3. __________ GUIDELINES FOR SERVICE PROVIDERS ON THE COMBATING OF RAPE ACT OF NAMIBIA, police, prosecutors, magistrates, medical professionals, social workers & counsellors, 63pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R95

  4. __________ GUIDELINES FOR SERVICE PROVIDERS ON THE COMBATING OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACT OF NAMIBIA, police, prosecutors, magistrates, medical professionals, social workers & counsellors, 110pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R95

  5. Gordon (R.) et al THE MEANINGS OF INHERITANCE, perspectives on Namibian inheritance practices, 145pp., illus., paperback, Gender Research & Advocacy Project, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  6. [Hubbard (D.) ed.] INHERITANCE ISSUES, information and feedback from community consultations on inheritance law reforms, 66pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R110

  7. Hubbard (D.) et al GUIDE TO THE MAINTENANCE ACT 9 OF 2003, 92pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R95

  8. __________ SUMMARY OF THE MAINTENANCE ACT, 108pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R75

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  1. [lKhaxas (E.) ed.] BETWEEN YESTERDAY AND TOMORROW, writings by Namibian women, 212pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R325

  2. Malan (J.) PEOPLES OF NAMIBIA, 152pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1995) 2004. R195

  3. Mans (M.) MUSIC AS INSTRUMENT OF DIVERSITY AND UNITY, notes on a Namibian landscape, 55pp., illus., paperback, Nordic Africa Institute, Research Report No. 124, Uppsala, 2003. R80

  4. McGregor (G.) THE HISTORY OF THE IRON CROSS AND WOUND BADGE, in German South West Africa, 1914-1918, Part 2: Tokens & Badges, 128pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R195

  5. Meyer (E.) WAAR'S MY TANDE?, en ander verhale van ou Suidwes, 147pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R130

  6. Moritz (S.) MENNIGHÜFFENER MISSIONAR ALS MISSIONSSTRATEGE UNTER DEN HERERO, Gottlieb Viehe in Otjimbingwe, Omaruru, Okahandja 1867-1901, 95pp., illus., maps, paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R110

Multi-Disciplinary Research & Consultancy Centre (MRCC), Community Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) Programme, University of Namibia

  1. /Uiseb (K.) LIVELIHOOD AND TOURISM ENTERPRISES IN UIBASEN CONSERVANCY, 49pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  2. Angula (M.) LIVELIHOOD AND CBNRM IN NORTH CENTRAL NAMIBIA, 40pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  3. Ellerhold (L.) & Shifotoka (A.) SEMINAR PROCEEDINGS REPORT, what can CBNRM learn from Rural Development practice in Namibia? Lessons, linkages and integration, 33pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  4. Mulonga (S.) THE INSTITUTIONAL ARRANGEMENT OF THE NYAE NYAE CONSERVANCY AS A LIVELIHOOD IMPROVEMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT INSTITUTION FOR THE JU/'HOANSI PEOPLE IN NORTHEAST NAMIBIA, 40pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  5. Nangulah (S.) WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION IN CONSERVANCE ACTIVITIES, a case study of Nyae Nyae and //Gamaseb conservancies, 19pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  6. Newsham (A.) WHO'S INVOLVED AND IN WHAT?, participation in natural resource management institutions and "community based tourism enterprises" in two conservancies in Northwest Namibia, 43pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, (2004). R125

  7. Shapi (M.) AN ASSESSMENT OF INSTITUTIONAL DYNAMICS IN NAMIBIA'S COMMUNAL CONSERVANCIES, 26pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  8. __________ CONTEMPORARY COMMUNITY PERSPECTIVES ON WILDLIFE CONSERVATION AND BENEFITS DISTRIBUTION IN THE SIX NAMIBIAN COMMUNAL CONSERVANCIES, 34pp., 4to., map, paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  9. Shapi (M.) et al CONSERVANCY MANAGEMENT PROFILES OF NYAE NYAE, UIBASEN, //GAMASEB, JOSEPH MBAMBANGANDU, UUKOLONKADHI, SPITZKOPPE AND SHAMUNGWA CONSERVANCIES, 58pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  10. Shifotoka (A.) UUKOLONKADHI CONSERVANCY REPORT ON INSTITUTIONAL INTERRELATIONSHIP AND INTEGRATION WITH REGARD TO CBNRM IMPLEMENTATION, 38pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  11. __________ WUPARO CONSERVANCY REPORT ON INSTITUTIONAL INTERRELATIONSHIP AND INTEGRATION WITH REGARD TO CBNRM IMPLEMENTATION, 29pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

  12. __________ INSTITUTIONAL DYNAMICS AND INTERRELATIONSHIPS IN SPITZKOPPE CONSERVANCY IN PURSUIT OF CBNRM IMPLEMENTATION, 34pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

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  1. Namhila (E.) KAXUMBA KANDOLA, man and myth, the biography of a barefoot soldier, 157pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Basel, 2005. R215

Namibia Institute for Democracy

  1. Grofe (J.) THE PROSPECTS OF SUCCESS FOR THE HERERO LAWSUIT AGAINST THE DEUTSCHE BANK FOR CRIMES COMMITTED DURING GERMAN COLONIAL TIMES, 23pp., 4to., paperback, Analyses and Views, Edition 5, Windhoek, no date. R75

  2. Links (F.) "WE WRITE WHAT WE LIKE", the role of independent print media and independent reporting in Namibia, 19pp., 4to., paperback, Analyses and Views Vol. 3 No. 1, Windhoek, 2006. R75

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Namibian Economic Policy Research Unit (NEPRU)

  1. Adongo (J.) & Stork (C.) THE MICROFINANCE GAP, selected issues for Namibia, 53pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 38, Windhoek, 2005. R125

  2. __________ FACTORS INFLUENCING THE FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY OF SELECTED MICROFINANCE INSTITUTIONS IN NAMIBIA, 48pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 39, Windhoek, 2005. R110

  3. Adongo (J.) et al MEASURING THE ALTERNATIVE PROFIT X-EFFICIENCY OF NAMIBIA'S BANKING SECTOR, 62pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 36, Windhoek, 2005. R150

  4. __________ FACTORS INFLUENCING THE ALTERNATIVE PROFIT X-EFFICIENCY OF NAMIBIA'S BANKING SECTOR, 81pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 103, Windhoek, 2005. R130

  5. __________ FACTORS INFLUENCING EFFICIENCY IN NAMIBIA'S BANKING SECTOR, 57pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 37, Windhoek, 2005. R110

  6. Godana (T.) & Ashipala (J.) THE IMPACT OF EDUCATION QUALITY ON RATES OF RETURN TO EDUCATION IN NAMIBIA, 25pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 106, Windhoek, 2006. R90

  7. Hansohm (D.) et al NAMIBIA'S WITHDRAWAL FROM COMESA, [Common Market for East and Southern Africa], a case study of successful policy research in Namibia, 15pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 101, Windhoek, 2005. R85

  8. [Hansohm (D.) et al eds.] MONITORING REGIONAL INTEGRATION IN SOUTHERN AFRICA YEARBOOK, Vol. 5 (2005), 224pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R195

  9. Lejonhud (K.) & Haimbodi (N.) QUANTIFYING THE EFFECTS OF THE NEW LABOUR ACT 2004, 18pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 102, Windhoek, 2005. R80

  10. Mudenda (D.) et al THE BUDGETARY PROCESSES AND ECONOMIC GOVERNANCE IN ZAMBIA, a literature review, 34pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 104, Windhoek, 2005. R95

  11. Schade (K.) DOMESTIC REVENUE MOBILISATION IN THE CONTEXT OF REGIONAL INTEGRATION, the case of Namibia, 40pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 34, Windhoek, 2005. R95

  12. Shilimela (R.) & Naimhwaka (E.) THE BUDGETARY PROCESS AND ECONOMIC GOVERNANCE IN NAMIBIA, literature review, 25pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Working Paper No. 105, Windhoek, 2005. R95

  13. Stork (C.) NAMIBIA E-ACCESS & USAGE INDEX, survey 2004, 48pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Research Report No. 35, Windhoek, 2005. R100

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National Planning Commission

  1. __________ NAMIBIA 2004, millennium development goals, 39pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R95

  2. __________ NATIONAL ACCOUNTS, 1995-2004, 32pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R75

  3. Office of the President NAMIBIA VISION 2030, policy framework for long-term national development (main document), 248pp., 4to., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R195

  4. __________ NAMIBIA VISION 2030, policy framework for long-term national development summary document, 90pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R125

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National Society for Human Rights

  1. __________ NAMIBIA HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT, 2005, 235pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R195

  2. __________ NAMIBIA DISPUTED ELECTIONS 2004, monitoring national & presidential elections, 52pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R95

  3. Nangoloh (P.) THE CAPRIVI CASE, & the absolute prohibition of torture, 11pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Windhoek, 2006. R65

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  1. Scherz (E.) SÜDWESTER GESCHICHTEN, am lagerfeuer erzählt, 119pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Basel, 2005. R215

  2. Schneider-Waterberg (H.) DER WAHRHEIT EINE GASSE, anmerkungen zum Kolonialkrieg in Deutsch-Südwestafrika 1904, 167pp., illus., paperback, Swakopmund, 2005. R150

  3. Schreckenbach (H.) NAMIBIA ERLEBT UND SKIZZIERT, 1992 bis 2003, 239pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Göttingen & Windhoek, 2005. R320

  4. Watz (F.) DIE GRUNDRECHTE IN DER VERFASSUNG DER REPUBLIK NAMIBIA, vom 21. Marz 1990, 367pp., paperback, Göttingen & Windhoek, 2004. R300

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - NATURAL HISTORY & ECOLOGY

  1. __________ STATE OF THE ENVIRONMENT REPORT, September 2002, 140pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, paperback, Gaborone, (2002). R175

  2. __________ A GUIDE TO GOOD PRACTISE, for tourism operators, 48pp., oblong, colour illus., paperback, No place, No date. R75

  3. [Agenbag (S.) comp.] LAKE OTJIKOTO, history and mystery, 18 + 10pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Third edition, Windhoek, (1996) 2004. R125

Text in English and German.


  1. Banks (D.) & Schaffler (N.) THE POTENTIAL CONTRIBUTION OF RENEWABLE ENERGY IN SOUTH AFRICA, final report, 69pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Sustainable Energy & Climate Change Project, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  2. Bean (A.) & Johns (A.) STELLENBOSCH TO HERMANUS, South African wild flower guide 5, 338pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1985) 2005. R280

  3. [Bothma (J.) & van Rooyen (N.) eds.] INTENSIVE WILDLIFE PRODUCTION IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, 338pp., illus, maps, hardback, Pretoria, 2005. R435

  4. Bruyns (P.) STAPELIADS, of Southern Africa and Madagascar, 2 vols., 329 + 605pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., slipcase, Pretoria, 2005. R1,400

  5. Bryden (B.) A GAME RANGER REMEMBERS, 388pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R190

Bruce Bryden worked in the Kruger National Park from 1971-2001.


  1. Buchanan (M.) SAFARI, the romance and the reality, 199pp., b/w & colour illus., map, hardback, d.w., Washington D.C., 2003. R105

Chronicles the history of safaris from the early days of hunting to modern day conservation.


  1. Cooper (M.) & Goode (D.) THE CYCADS AND CYCAD MOTHS OF KWAZULU-NATAL, 98pp., colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., New Germany, 2004. R345

  2. Council for Geoscience ANNUAL REPORT, 2003/2004, 68pp., 4to., colour illus., spiralbound paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  3. Craib (C.) GRASS ALOES, in the South African veld, paintings by Gillian Condy, drawings by Murray Ralfe, 156pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., slipcase, Pretoria, 2005. R795

  4. Curtis (B.) & Mannheimer (C.) TREE ATLAS OF NAMIBIA, 674pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Windoek, 2005. R495

Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2004/2005, 127pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R125

  2. __________ ANNUAL REVIEW 2004-2005, 80pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R125

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  1. Dharani (N.) FIELD GUIDE TO ACACIAS OF EAST AFRICA, 200pp., maps, colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  2. [Diederichs (N.) eds.] COMMERCIALISING MEDICINAL PLANTS, a southern African guide, 216pp., colour illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2006. R225

  3. Endangered Wildlife Trust LITTLE RED DATA BOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF SOUTH AFRICA, a conservation assessment, 37pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R50

  4. [Esler (K.) et al eds.] KAROO VELD, ecology and management, 214pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R170

  5. Fairall (T.) STARGAZING, from game reserves in southern Africa, 72pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  6. [FitzGerald (M.) ed.] STARS OF THE SOUTHERN SKIES, an astronomy field guide, 120pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Second edition, Johannesburg, (2002) 2005. R160

  7. [Germishuizen (G.) & Meyer (N.) eds.] PLANTS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, an annotated checklist, 1231pp., hardback, Strelitzia 14, Pretoria, 2003. R325

  8. Grant (R.) & Thomas (V.) SAPPI TREE SPOTTING, Bushveld including Pilanesberg and Magaliesberg, 278pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R240

  9. Hanel (C.) et al GOUGH ISLAND, a natural history, 169pp., colour illus., hardback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R355

  10. Hey (S.) THE RAPTURE OF THE RIVER, the autobiography of a South African fisherman, 258pp., illus., paperback, Second edition, Johannesburg, (1957) 2005. R195

Includes a new foreword by Tom Sutcliffe.


  1. [Hockey (P.) et al eds.] ROBERTS BIRDS, of southern Africa, compiled under the auspices of the Percy FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithography, 1296pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w, Seventh edition, Cape Town, 2005. R795

"Birds of South Africa" by A. Roberts was first published in 1940. The second to fourth edition were revised by G. McLachlan and R. Liversidge in 1957, 1970 and 1978. The fifth and sixth editions (1985 and 1993) were revised by G. Maclean. This seventh edition has been completely rewritten and includes 80 new plates by Graeme Arnott, Penny Meaking and others and covers all 951 species.


  1. Jones (L.) HOOKS, SPEARS AND SPANNERS, 253pp., illus., paperback, Durban, 2005. R110

The author is an angler, spear fisherman and commercial diver.


  1. Kellerman (T.) et al PLANT POISONINGS, and mycotoxicoses of livestock in southern Africa, 310pp., 4to., maps, colour illus., hardback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1988) 2005. R495

  2. la Grange (M.) THE CAPTURE, CARE AND MANAGEMENT OF WILDLIFE, comprehensive studies on the management, capture and translocation of wildlife from source to final release, 314pp., illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2005. R325

  3. le Roux (A.) NAMAQUALAND, South African wild flower guide 1, 336pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Third revised edition, Cape Town, (1981) 2005. R270

  4. Liprini (D.) PATHWAYS OF THE SUN, unveiling the mysteries of Table Mountain and beyond, 168pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  5. Loon (R. & H.) BIRDS, the inside story, 204pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  6. Maclean (C. & G.) text & van den Berg (H. & P. & I.) photos. SOUTHERN AFRICA'S BEAUTIFUL DESERTS, the big picture, 207pp., 4to., colour illus., map, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R349

  7. Marais (E.) THE SOUL OF THE APE, introduction by Robert Ardrey, 192pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1969) 2006. R130

  8. __________ THE SOUL OF THE WHITE ANT, with a biographical note by his son, 175pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1970) 2006. R130

First published in Afrikaans as "Die Siel van die Mier" in 1937.


  1. McCarthy (T.) & Rubidge (B.) THE STORY OF EARTH AND LIFE, a southern African perspective on a 4.6-billion-year journey, 335pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, School of Geosciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Cape Town, 2005. R190

  2. Mendelsohn (J.) & el Obeid (S.) FORESTS AND WOODLANDS, of Namibia, 152pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R295

  3. Owen-Smith (N.) ADAPTIVE HERBIVORE ECOLOGY, from resources to populations in variable environments, 374pp., paperback, Student edition, Johannesburg, 2005. R250

First published in Cambridge in 2002.


  1. Picker (M.) et al FIELD GUIDE TO INSECTS OF SOUTH AFRICA, 444pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2002) 2004. R200

  2. Reimold (W.) & Gibson (R.) METEORITE IMPACT!, the danger from space and South Africa's mega-impact, the Vredefort Structure, 319pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R245

  3. Shava (S.) TALES OF INDIGENOUS TREES OF ZIMBABWE, 14pp., illus., paperback, Howick, 2000. R50

  4. Sinclair (I.) & Hockey (P.) THE LARGER ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO BIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, illustrated by Norman Arlott and Peter Hayman, 465pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1996) 2005. R200

  5. Skinner (J.) & Chimimba (C.) THE MAMMALS OF THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN SUBREGION, 812pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Third edition, Cape Town, (1983) 2005. R950

The first edition was written by the late Dr. R. Smithers.


  1. [Slotegraaf (A.) ed.] SKY GUIDE AFRICA SOUTH, 2006, astronomical handbook for southern Africa, 112pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R60

  2. Smith (G.) GARDENING WITH SUCCULENTS, horticultural gifts from extreme environments and the arid world, 159pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R155

  3. Steyn (D.) & Lussi (M.) OFFSHORE SHELLS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, a pictorial guide to more than 750 Gastropods, 289pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R220

  4. [Tempelhoff (J.) ed.] AFRICAN WATER HISTORIES, transdisciplinary discourses, 368pp., illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R190

  5. van Wyk (B.-E.) FOOD PLANTS OF THE WORLD, identification, culinary uses and nutritional value, 480pp., colour illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2005. R300

  6. Viljoen (P.) AGRED'S [AFRICAN GAMEBIRD RESEARCH EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT TRUST] GAMEBIRDS OF SOUTH AFRICA, field identification and management, 302pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R510

Also available in Afrikaans.


  1. Zsilavecz (G.) COASTAL FISHES, of the Cape Peninsula and False Bay, a divers' identification guide, 108pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R135

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - POLITICS, HISTORY & ECONOMICS

  1. Adam (H.) & Moodley (K.) SEEKING MANDELA, peacemaking between Israelis and Palestinians, 224pp., paperback, Johannesburg & Philadelphia, 2005. R160

  2. Adhikari (M.) NOT WHITE ENOUGH, NOT BLACK ENOUGH, racial identity in the South African coloured community, 252pp., paperback, Cape Town & Ohio, 2005. R170

Africa Institute of South Africa

  1. du Plooy (D.) THE NATURE OF THE CONFLICT IN SUDAN, a brief overview of the causes and conduct of conflict in Sudan, 18pp., 4to., map, paperback, Occasional Paper No. 75, Peace and Governance Series No. 9, Pretoria, 2005. R145

  2. Phiri (B.) DEMOCRATISATION IN ZAMBIA, the 2001 tripartite elections, 98pp., 4to., paperback, Occasional Paper No. 67, Peace and Governance Programme No. 3, Pretoria, 2002. R127

  3. Rankhumise (S.) & Mahlako (A.) DEFENCE, MILITARISM, PEACE BUILDING AND HUMAN SECURITY IN AFRICA, 86pp., 4to., paperback, Research Paper No. 74, Pretoria, 2005. R100

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  1. Altbeker (A.) THE DIRTY WORK OF DEMOCRACY, a year on the streets with the SAPS [South African Police Service], 274pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R150

  2. Anderson (D.) HISTORIES OF THE HANGED, Britain's dirty war in Kenya and the end of the Empire, 406pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R250

  3. Arnold (G.) AFRICA, a modern history, 1028pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R300

  4. Bennett (J.) SOUTHERN AFRICAN HIGHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS CHALLENGING SEXUAL VIOLENCE/SEXUAL HARASSMENT, a handbook of resources, 134pp., 4to., paperback, African Gender Institute, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 2002. R70

  5. [Bennett (J.) ed.] KILLING A VIRUS WITH STONES?, research on the implementation of policies against sexual harassment in southern African higher education, 213pp., paperback, African Gender Institute, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  6. [Billson (J.) & Fluehr-Lobban (C.) eds.] FEMALE WELL-BEING, toward a global theory of social change, 432pp., paperback, London, 2005. R180

Includes "Women in South Africa: crossing the great divides of race and gender" by Ria van Niekerk and Jopie van Rooyen.


  1. [Blankley (W.) et al eds.] MEASURING INNOVATION, in OECD [Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development] & Non-OECD countries, selected seminar papers, 330pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R245

  2. Bless (C.) et al FUNDAMENTALS OF SOCIAL RESEARCH METHODS, an African perspective, 190pp., paperback, Fourth edition, Cape Town, (1995) 2006. R180

  3. Bosch (S.) REAL JOBS REAL PEOPLE, 183pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R170

  4. Botha (D.) VOETLIGTE EN APPLOUS!, die beginjare van die Afrikaanse beroepstoneel, 451pp., illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R180

  5. Bowie (B.) EAST LONDON, heart of Buffalo City, 166pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, East London, 2005. R180

  6. [Brand (D.) & Heyns (C.) eds.] SOCIO-ECONOMIC RIGHTS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 309pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R335

  7. Britton (H.) WOMEN IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN PARLIAMENT, from resistance to governance, 198pp., hardback, d.w., Urbana, 2005. R295

  8. [Broch-Due (V.) ed.] VIOLENCE AND BELONGING, the quest for identity in post-colonial Africa, 261pp., paperback, London, 2005. R356

Includes "Violence and the Boundaries of Belonging: comparing two border disputes in the South African lowveld" by Isak Niehaus and "Women and Politics of Identity: voices in the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission" by Fiona Ross.


  1. [Brown (S.) ed.] CONFLICT AND GOVERNANCE, economic transformation audit 2005, 104pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Institute for Justice & Reconciliation, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  2. [Buhlungu (S.) et al eds.] STATE OF THE NATION, South Africa 2005-2006, 522pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R190

  3. Bullard (D.) OUT TO LUNCH AGAIN, 320pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R140

A collection of David Bullard's articles from the Sunday Times May 2002 - June 2005.


  1. [Castle (G.) ed.] POSTCOLONIAL DISCOURSES, an anthology, 526pp., paperback, Oxford, 2001. R195

Includes essays by Edward Said, Amina Mama and Chinua Achebe.


  1. [Cheru (F.) & Bradford (C.) eds.] THE MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS, raising the resources to tackle world poverty, 238pp., paperback, London, 2005. R150

  2. Chiappini-Young (T.) & Mapham (A.) HOW 2 HELP, a guide to worthy causes, Jo'burg, 124pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R100

  3. [Claassens (M.) & Van Zyl (A.) eds.] BUDGET TRANSPARENCY AND PARTICIPATION II, nine African case studies: Botswana, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia, 365pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  4. Damant (H.) THE GOLDEN RUN, a nostalgic memoir of the halycon days of the Great Liners to South and East Africa, 107pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R195

  5. [Davis (C.) ed.] RAINFIRE, women in leadership in South Africa, 102pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R145

  6. Dawson (J.) DEAD RECKONING, The Dunedin Star disaster, 262pp., illus., paperback, London, 2005. R130

The Dunedin Star ran aground off the Namibian coast in 1942.


  1. de Lame (D.) A HILL AMONG A THOUSAND, transformations and ruptures in rural Rwanda, 540pp., illus., hardback, Madison, 2005. R550

  2. Depelchin (J.) SILENCES IN AFRICAN HISTORY, between the syndromes of discovery and abolition, 256pp., paperback, Dar es Salaam, 2005. R275

  3. du Preez (M.) ORANJE BLANJE BLUES, 'n nostalgiese trip, Vrye Weekblad 1988-1994, 170pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R250

  4. [Dunbar-Krige (H.) & Fritz (E.) eds.] THE SUPERVISION OF COUNSELLORS IN SOUTH AFRICA, travels in new territory, 211pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R240

  5. Durrheim (K.) & Dixon (J.) RACIAL ENCOUNTER, the social psychology of contact and desegregation, 256pp., illus., hardback, London, 2005. R385

  6. Elbourne (E.) BLOOD GROUND, colonialism, missions, and the contest for Christianity in the Cape Colony and Britain, 1799-1853, 499pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Montreal, 2002. R680

  7. Epprecht (M.) HUNGOCHANI, the history of a dissident sexuality in southern Africa, 317pp., illus., paperback, Montreal, 2004. R270

  8. [Evers (S.) et al eds.] COMPETING JURISDICTIONS, settling land claims in Africa, 363pp., paperback, Leiden, 2005. R325

Includes "Communal Tenure 'From Above' and 'From Below'. Land rights, authority and livelihoods in rural South Africa" by Ben Cousins and Anika Claassens.


  1. Forrest (K.) ASIJIKI, a history of the South African Commercial Catering and Allied Workers Union (SACCAWU), 172pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R160

  2. Fraenkel (P.) NO FIXED ABODE, a Jewish odyssey to Africa, 249pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R350

  3. [Gibson (N.) ed.] CHALLENGING HEGEMONY, social movements and the quest for a new humanism in post-apartheid South Africa, 288pp., paperback, Trenton, 2005. R250

Contributors include Patrick Bond, Mandisa Mbali, Michael Neocosmos and Richard Pithouse.


  1. Guy (J.) THE MAPHUMULO UPRISING, war, law and ritual in the Zulu rebellion, 276pp., illus., maps, paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R160

  2. [Haffajee (F.) ed.] THE Y'ELLO BOOK OF SOUTH AFRICAN WOMEN, 2006, 216pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R180

  3. Harris (J.) FINDING FOURWAYS, 137pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R130

Humorous essays on living in South Africa: street vendors, Tuscan architecture and much more.


  1. [Harrison (I.) & Joyce (P.) comp.] THE BOOK OF FIRSTS, South African edition, 288pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R300

  2. Hentz (J.) SOUTH AFRICA, and the logic of regional cooperation, 276pp., paperback, Bloomington, 2005. R299

  3. Herwitz (D.) RACE AND RECONCILIATION, essays from the new South Africa, 227pp., illus., paperback, Minneapolis, 2003. R275

  4. Hift (R.) JEFFREYS BAY, a place of dreaming, 117pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2005. R125

  5. Hift (R.) & (A.) PORT ELIZABETH, and the Nelson Mandela metropole, 96pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2005. R125

  6. Hirsch (A.) SEASON OF HOPE, economic reform under Mandela and Mbeki, 292pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg & Ottawa, 2005. R170

  7. Holland (A.) THE WATER BUSINESS, corporations versus people, 282pp., paperback, Cape Town & New York, 2005. R90

Includes "Water as a global commodity: the story in South Africa".


  1. [Honwana (A.) & de Boeck (F.) MAKERS & BREAKERS, children & youth in postcolonial Africa, 244pp., paperback, Trenton, 2005. R250

Contributors include Jean & John Comaroff: "Reflections on Youth: from the past to the postcolony"; Pamela Reynolds: "Forming Identities: conceptions of pain & children's expressions of it in southern Africa" and Deborah Durham: "'They're only Playing': song, choirs & youth in Botswana".


Humour

  1. Francis (S.) & Rico DESPERATE HOUSEMAIDS, Madam & Eve, 176pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  2. Trovato (B.) THE BEN TROVATO (MIS)GUIDE TO GOLF, 246pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  3. Zapiro IS THERE A SPIN DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?, cartoons from Mail & Guardian, Sunday Times, Sowetan and Independent Newspapers, 160pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  4. __________ THE HOLE TRUTH, cartoons from Sowetan, Mail & Guardian and Cape Argus, 152 pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, 1997 (2005). R98

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  1. Hunt (J.) DUTCH SOUTH AFRICA, early settlers at the Cape 1652-1708, 192pp., b/w & colour illus, maps, paperback, Leicester, 2005. R195

  2. Hyden (G.) AFRICAN POLITICS IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE, 306pp., paperback, New York, 2006. R180

  3. Johnston (B.) & Stuart-Findlay (D.) THE MOTORIST'S PARADISE, an illustrated history of early motoring in and around Cape Town, 180pp., 4to., illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R310

  4. Jordaan (M.) JOURDAN/JORDAAN-FAMILIE IN SUID-AFRIKA, 'n Genealogiese register vanaf 1688, 3 vols., 639 + 1115 + 1621pp., 4to., paperback, Bloemfontein, 2005. R885

  5. __________ DIE JORDAAN-FAMILIE, 'n historiese ontleding van hulle genealogie en die vestiging van 'n toerismeroete, 333pp., paperback, Bloemfontein, 2005. R255

  6. Jordan (B.) HAVE WE BEEN HEARD?, a South African exile ponders, 232pp., paperback, New York, 2005. R230

Bojana Vuyisile Jordan was born in the Transkei and now lives in New York.


Journals

  1. [Bank (A.) ed.] KRONOS, No. 31, November 2005, journal of Cape history / tydskrif vir Kaaplandse geskiedenis, 288pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R190

Contributors include Gary Minkley and Ciraj Rassool on "Photography with a Difference: Leon Levson's Camera Studies and Photographic Exhibitions of Native Life in South Africa, 1947-1950"; Susan Newton-King edits "History and Film: a roundtable discussion of 'Proteus'" and "The Onder Bokkeveld Ear Atrocity" by Nigel Penn and much more.


  1. [Edjabe (N.) ed.] CHIMURENGA 8, We're all Nigerian!, 94pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R58

  2. [Iqani (M.) ed.] ITCH, Vol. 2, Issue 1, 88pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

Includes Ntombomzi Mbelebele on township justice, Matthew Wilhelm-Solomon on Johannesburg nightlife and much more.


  1. [Jack (I.) ed.] THE VIEW FROM AFRICA, 256pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Granta 92, Winter 2005, London, 2005. R120

Contributors include Nadine Gordimer, Ivan Vladislavic and Santu Mofokeng.


  1. [Schoeman (M.) et al eds.] FRAGMENTE, tydskrif vir filosofie en kultuurkritiek, nommer 14 & 15, 130pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R40

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  1. Kalungu-Banda (M.) LEADING LIKE MADIBA, leadership lessons from Nelson Mandela, 126pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  2. Kaplan (J.) CONTACT WOUNDS, a war surgeon's education, 278pp., paperback, New York & Johannesburg, 2005. R139

  3. [Kareithi (P.) & Kariithi (N.) eds.] UNTOLD STORIES, economics and business journalism in African media, 275pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R160

  4. Kirkaldy (A.) CAPTURING THE SOUL, the Vhavenda and the missionaries, 1870-1900, 318pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R186

  5. Kofi (O.) HELLO AFRICA, tell me, how are you doing? a noble continent in painful Renaissance, 453pp., illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R275

Osei G. Kofi has visited 47 of Africa's 54 countries as a journalist and then as a communications officer for UNICEF.


  1. [Kok (P.) et al eds.] MIGRATION IN SOUTH AND SOUTHERN AFRICA, dynamics and determinants, 364pp., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R190

  2. Kollenberg (A.) et al JEWISH LIFE IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN COUNTRY COMMUNITIES, Vol. II: Boland, Bushmanland, Central Karoo, Fairest Cape, Griqualand West, Kalahari, Koup, Namaqualand, Swartland, West Coast, 528pp., maps, illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R530

Volume I is available for R355,00.


  1. Krikler (J.) THE RAND REVOLT, the 1922 insurrection and racial killing in South Africa, 405pp., illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R300

Originally published as "White Rising" in 2005 in Manchester.


  1. Krog (A.) 'N ANDER TONGVAL, 414pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R180

First published in English as "A Change of Tongue" in 2003.


  1. L'Ange (G.) THE WHITE AFRICANS, from colonisation to liberation, 524pp., illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R250

  2. Leftwich (A.) STATES OF DEVELOPMENT, on the primacy of politics in development, 227pp., paperback, Reprint, Cambridge, (2000) 2005. R360

  3. [Leftwich (A.) ed.] WHAT IS POLITICS?, the activity and its study, 199pp., paperback, Cambridge, 2004. R320

  4. Liebowitz (D.) & Pearson (C.) THE LAST EXPEDITION, Stanley's fatal journey through the Congo, 355pp., illus., maps, paperback, London, 2005. R150

  5. Ludsin (H.) & Vetten (L.) SPIRAL OF ENTRAPMENT, abused women in conflict with the law, 214pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R105

  6. [Lundahl (M.) ed.] GLOBALISATION AND THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN ECONOMIES, 128pp., paperback, Research Report No. 130, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, 2004. R130

  7. Marks (M.) TRANSFORMING THE ROBOCOPS, changing police in South Africa, 291pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R175

  8. Mayer (C.) ARTIFICIAL WALLS, South African narratives on conflict, difference and identity, an exploratory study in post-apartheid South Africa, 395pp., map, paperback, Stuttgart, 2005. R340

  9. Mayer (C.) & Boness (C.) INTERCULTURAL MEDIATION & CONFLICT RESOLUTION, 217pp., paperback, Gottingen, (2004) 2005. R250

Techniques of mediation in an African and German context.


  1. Maylam (P.) THE CULT OF RHODES, remembering an imperialist in Africa, 184pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  2. [McGowan (P.) et al eds.] POWER, WEALTH AND GLOBAL EQUITY, an international relations textbook for Africa, 442pp., 4to., maps, paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1999) 2006. R305

  3. [Melber (H.) ed.] TRADE, DEVELOPMENT, COOPERATION, what future for Africa?, 45pp., 4to., paperback, Current African Issues No. 29, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, 2005. R70

  4. Michie (C.) THE SHALLOW GRAVE, and other true crime stories, from the case files of Christian Botha, South Africa's foremost private investigator, 245pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  5. Miyeni (E.) O'MANDINGO!, the only black man at a dinner party, 276pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

A collection of articles that have appeared on Eric Miyeni's website.


  1. [Morgan (P.) & Hawkins (S.) eds.] BLACK EXPERIENCE AND THE EMPIRE, 416pp., hardback, d.w., Oxford, 2004. R575

Includes "The Betrayal of Creole Elites, 1880-1920" by Vivian Bickford-Smith.


  1. Mungazi (D.) WE SHALL NOT FAIL, values in the national leadership of Seretse Khama, Nelson Mandela, and Julius Nyerere, 280pp., illus., paperback, Trenton, 2005. R250

  2. [Nelson (D.) ed.] THE A-Z OF CAREERS, the South African career encyclopedia 2005/2006 incorporating a section on planning my future, 480pp., colour illus., paperback, Nineteenth edition, Cape Town, 2005. R165

  3. Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory and Commemoration Project A PRISONER IN THE GARDEN, opening Nelson Mandela's prison archive, 209pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R180

This book follows the 2004 exhibition "466/64: a prisoner works in the garden" where a selection of letters, notebooks and other documents from Nelson Mandela's years on Robben Island were shown for the first time.


  1. Ntsebeza (L.) DEMOCRACY COMPROMISED, chiefs and the politics of the land in South Africa, 326pp., map, paperback, Leiden, 2005. R330

  2. Nugent (P.) AFRICA SINCE INDEPENDENCE, 620pp., map, paperback, Basingstoke, 2004. R275

  3. Oomen (B.) CHIEFS IN SOUTH AFRICA, law, power & culture in the post-apartheid era, 272pp., illus., paperback, New York & Oxford, 2005. R175

  4. Osseo-Asare (F.) FOOD CULTURE IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA, 191pp., hardback, Westport, 2005. R395

  5. [Patel (E.) ed.] THE WORLD OF NAT NAKASA, 237pp., paperback, New edition, Johannesburg, (1975) 2005. R92

Includes articles Nat Nakasa wrote for Drum, The Classic, New York Times and Rand Daily Mail. Also includes tributes by Can Themba, Nadine Gordimer and Mongane Serote and a new forword by Essop Patel.


  1. Penn (N.) THE FORGOTTEN FRONTIER, colonist & Khoisan on the Cape's northern frontier in the 18th century, 388pp., map, paperback, Cape Town & Ohio, 2005. R170

  2. [Pera (S.) & van Tonder (S.) eds.] ETHICS IN HEALTH CARE, 242pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1996) 2005. R180

  3. Picard (L.) THE STATE OF THE STATE, institutional transformation, capacity and political change in South Africa, 390pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R180

  4. [Pillay (U.) et al eds.] SOUTH AFRICAN SOCIAL ATTITUDES, changing times, diverse voices, 391pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190

  5. [Piombo (J.) & Nijzink (L.) eds.] ELECTORAL POLITICS IN SOUTH AFRICA, assessing the first democratic decade, 297pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 2005. R585

  6. Pistorius (M.) PROFILING SERIAL KILLERS, and other crimes in South Africa, 437pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R110

  7. Prince Albert Writers' Guild PRINCE ALBERT, (Kweekvallei) landmark events, colourful characters and the lifestyle of an historic Karoo town, a retrospective view with members of the Prince Albert Writers' Guild, 128pp., oblong 4to., illus., map, paperback, Prince Albert, 2005. R155

Text in English and Afrikaans.


  1. Publishers' Association of South Africa THE PASA DIRECTORY, 2006, 143pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

  2. Purkitt (H.) & Burgess (S.) SOUTH AFRICA'S WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION, 322pp., paperback, Bloomington, 2005. R299

Railway History Group of Southern Africa

  1. __________ MODEL ACHIEVEMENT, a pictorial record issued by Model Engineering Trade Association, 25pp., illus., paperback, Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (c1950) 1995. R25

  2. Conyngham (R.) THE "K & S" CLASS LOCOMOTIVES OF THE NATAL GOVERNMENT RAILWAY, 24pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1996. R30

  3. [Durrant (A.) comp.] INDEX TO AFRICAN RAILWAY REFERENCES, in the Locomotive Magazine, Beyer Peacock Quarterly Review, Henschel Hefte/Review, Rhodesia Railway Circle Newsletter, 27pp., paperback, Cape Town, no date. R25

  4. Espitalier (T.) THE 4'8½" GAUGE RAILWAYS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 1845-1873, 48pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1993. R50

  5. Holland (F.) HOLLAND'S CORRECTIONS TO THE STEAM LOCOMOTIVES OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAYS, 16pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (c1952) (c2000). R25

  6. Pattison (R.) THE CAPE SEVENTH CLASS LOCOMOTIVES, 63pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1997. R85

  7. Rhind (D.) THE STORY OF THE SEA POINT RAILWAY AT CAPE TOWN, 283pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R239

  8. __________ A CHRONICLE OF THE CAPE CENTRAL RAILWAY, 42pp., illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 1995. R30

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  1. Rautenbach (W.) illus. & text PILGRIM'S REST, 51pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., map, paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R98

  2. [Richter (L.) & Morrell (R.) eds.] BABA, men and fatherhood in South Africa, 326pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R160

  3. [Robins (S.) ed.] LIMITS TO LIBERATION AFTER APARTHEID, citizenship, governance & culture, 246pp., illus., paperback, Oxford, 2005. R175

Contributors include John Comaroff, Jean Comaroff, Elaine Salo, Sean Jacobs, Rafael Marks and Ron Krabill.


  1. Robinson (H.) SHAKESPEARE AT MAYNARDVILLE, 128pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R145

Maynardville is an open-air theatre in Cape Town.


  1. [Salm (S.) & Falola (T.) ed.] AFRICAN URBAN SPACES, in historical perspective, 395pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Rochester & Suffolk, 2005. R600

Includes "Urbanization and Afrikaner Class Formation: the mine workers' union and the search for cultural identity" by Wessel Visser and "The Importance of Being Educated: strategies of an urban petit-bourgeois elite, South Africa 1935-1950" by Corinne Sandwith.


  1. [Saruchera (M.) ed.] SECURING LAND AND RESOURCE RIGHTS IN AFRICA, Pan-African perspectives, 159pp., 4to., paperback, Programme for Land and Agrarian Studies, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, 2004. R210

  2. Schlebusch (L.) SUICIDAL BEHAVIOUR IN SOUTH AFRICA, 233pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R170

  3. Schreiner (O.) WORDS IN SEASON, the public writings with her own remembrances collected for the first time, 217pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R90

Includes speeches, pamphlets, letters to the press, interviews and newspaper articles by Olive Schreiner and selected by Stephen Gray.


  1. Seekings (J.) & Nattrass (N.) CLASS, RACE, AND INEQUALITY IN SOUTH AFRICA, 446pp., hardback, d.w., New Haven, 2005. R495

  2. [Seleti (Y.) ed.] AFRICA SINCE 1990, 246pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (2004) 2005. R150

Contributors include Christopher Saunders, Charles Villa-Vicencio, Pitika Ntuli and Andre Odendaal. This is the ninth volume of the UNESCO General History of Africa.


  1. [Shain (M.) ed.] OPPOSING VOICES, liberalism and opposition in South Africa today, 173pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R130

Contributors include Rhoda Kadalie, Helen Suzman, Helen Zille, Tony Leon, David Welsh and many more.


  1. Simone (A.) FOR THE CITY YET TO COME, changing African life in four cities, 297pp., paperback, Durham, 2004. R210

One of the cities discussed is Winterveld, a suburb of Pretoria.


  1. Smith (S.) NEGROLOGIE, waarom Afrika vergaan, translated by Dan Roodt, Karin Roodt and Lydin van Eeden, 287pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R165

Originally published in French in 2003.


South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

  1. __________ BRIDGING THE GULF?, exploring South African ties with the countries of the Gulf region, 28pp., paperback, Report No. 38, Johannesburg, 2003. R60

  2. Bertelsmann-Scott (T.) NAMIBIA COUNTRY REPORT, 50pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  3. Darga (L.) & Joomun (G.) MAURITIUS COUNTRY REPORT, 35pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R60

  4. [Draper (P.) ed.] RECONFIGURING THE COMPASS, South Africa's African trade diplomacy, 198pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  5. du Plessis (M.) TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION PROCESSES, lessons for Zimbabwe, 44pp., paperback, Report No. 44, Johannesburg, 2002. R60

  6. Hammerstad (A.) DEFENDING THE STATE OR PROTECTING THE PEOPLE?, SADC security integration at a crossroads, 36pp., paperback, Report No. 39, Johannesburg, 2003. R60

  7. Hussein (M.) MALAWI COUNTRY REPORT, 54pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  8. Makoa (F.) LESOTHO COUNTRY REPORT, 50pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  9. Makumbe (J.) ZIMBABWE COUNTRY REPORT, 54pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  10. Pausewang (S.) LOCAL DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN SECURITY IN ETHIOPIA, structural reasons for the failure of democratisation, 41pp., paperback, Report No. 45, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  11. Pereira (J.) & Shenga (C.) MOZAMBIQUE COUNTRY REPORT, 78pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R60

  12. Skidmore (N.) TAIWANESE DEVELOPMENT AID IN AFRICA, 22pp., paperback, Report No. 43, Johannesburg, 2002. R60

  13. __________ JAPAN AND SOUTH AFRICA, deepening economic relations, 22pp., paperback, Report No. 42, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  14. Solomon (H.) & Swart (G.) CONFLICT IN THE DRC, a critical assessment of the Lusaka Ceasefire Agreement, 57pp., paperback, Report No. 40, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

  15. Tawfic (R.) REVIEWING GOOD GOVERNANCE, towards a methodology for the African peer review mechanism, 48pp., paperback, Report No. 41, Johannesburg, 2004. R60

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  1. [Southall (R.) & Melber (H.) eds.] LEGACIES OF POWER, leadership change and former presidents in African politics, 350pp., paperback, Cape Town & Uppsala, 2005. R140

  2. Steinberg (J.) THE NUMBER, one man's search for identity in the Cape underworld and prison gangs, 440pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2004) 2005. R130

Winner of the Sunday Times Alan Paton award in 2005.


  1. Stewart (P.) SEGREGATION AND SINGULARITY, politics and its context among white, middle-class English speakers in late-apartheid Johannesburg, 214pp., paperback, Pretoria & Leiden, 2005. R110

  2. Strelitz (L.) MIXED RECEPTION, South African youth and their experience of global media, 206pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R185

  3. Swanepoel (H.) & de Beer (F.) COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, breaking the cycle of poverty, 317pp., paperback, Fourth edition, Cape Town, (1989) 2005. R190

  4. Taylor (A.) THE WORLD OF GERARD MERCATOR, the mapmaker who revolutionised geography, 291pp., illus., maps, paperback, London, 2005. R130

  5. [Thamm (M.) ed.] THE FAIRLADY COLLECTION, 40 years of fine writing, 225pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R190

Fairlady is a women's magazine but has always included essays, interviews and book extracts by some of South Africa's major literary talents. Includes Rian Malan on fishing, Chris Barnard and J.M. Coetzee, Chris Barron on Nadine Gordimer and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zulu, Dene Smuts on Fatima Dike, Cathy Knot on Antjie Krog, articles by Lin Sampson, J.M. Coetzee, Buthelezi, Richard Rive, Zackie Achmat and others.


  1. Thompson (L.) A HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA, 337pp., illus., maps, paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2001) 2006. R170

Transcription of Estate Papers from the Orphan Chamber at the Cape of Good Hope [TEPC] Project, Department of History, University of Cape Town

  1. __________ MOOC, [Master of the Orphan Chamber] inventories of deceased persons at the Cape of Good Hope, MOOC8/01-MOOC8/40, (1673-1834), CD ROM, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  2. Cornell (C.) SLAVES AT THE CAPE, a guidebook for beginner researchers, 80pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2000) 2005. R125

  3. Cornell (C.) & Malan (A.) HOUSEHOLD INVENTORIES AT THE CAPE, a guidebook for beginner researchers, 80pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

  4. [Map] SOUTHWESTERN CAPE COLONY 1657-1750, freehold land grants, 38 x 28cm., Cape Town, 1987. R125

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  1. [Triulzi (A.) & Ercolessi (M.) eds.] STATE, POWER, AND NEW POLITICAL ACTORS IN POSTCOLONIAL AFRICA, 284pp., hardback, Milan, 2004. R595

Text in English and French.


  1. Ukpanah (I.) THE LONG ROAD TO FREEDOM, Inkundla ya Bantu (Bantu Forum) and the African Nationalist Movement in South Africa, 1938-1951, 197pp., paperback, Trenton, 2005. R225

United Nations Development Programme

  1. [Fukuda-Parr (S.) ed et al] HUMAN DEVELOPMENT REPORT 2004, cultural liberty in today's diverse world, 285pp., 4to., paperback, New York, 2004. R230

  2. Watkins (K.) et al HUMAN DEVELOPMENT REPORT 2005, international cooperation at a crossroads: aid, trade and security in an unequal world, 372pp., 4to., paperback, New York, 2005. R220

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  1. Uys (T.) NAMAKWALANDSE GABBAGOED, 148pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R160

  2. [van der Walt (A.) ed.] THEORIES OF SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC JUSTICE, 315pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R435

  3. van Zyl (M.) "UIT GISTER NA MORE", 1855 - Nederduitse Gereformeerde Gemeente Heidelberg - 2005 (Wes-Kaap), 136pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Heidelberg, 2005. R335

  4. Veitch (N.) SACS 175, [South African College School] a celebration, 260pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2003. R310

  5. [Venter (S.) ed.] A FREE MIND, Ahmed Kathrada's notebooks from Robben Island, 135pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  6. Visagie (W.) & Verster (F.) OP DIE SPORE VAN SIMON VAN DER STEL, 1685-1985, 198pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R235

  7. von Moltke (J.) VELDSMANNE, verdere jagavonture van die Anglo-Boere, 400pp., illus., maps, hardback, Second edition, Pretoria, (1958) 2005. R207

  8. Walker (M.) THE FAR SOUTH, where oceans meet, Fish Hoek, Kommetjie, Simon's Town, Cape Point, a brief history illustrated with postcards of a bygone era, 95pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  9. Ward (S.) THE ENERGY BOOK, for urban development in South Africa, 108pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1999) 2002. R160

  10. Webster (R.) AT THE FIRESIDE, Vol. 3, true southern African stories, 157pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  11. Westby-Nunn (T.) HOUT BAY, an illustrated historical profile, 176pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R228

  12. [Wheeler (T.) ed.] HISTORY OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 1927-1993, 779pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R285

  13. Wolvaardt (P.) A DIPLOMAT'S STORY, apartheid and beyond 1969-1998, 336pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R225

Pieter Wolvaardt was a career diplomat in the Department of Foreign Affairs from 1969 to 1998.


  1. [Worden (N.) & Groenewald (G.) eds.] TRIALS OF SLAVERY, selected documents concerning slaves from the criminal records of the Council of Justice at the Cape of Good Hope, 1705-1794, 681pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Van Riebeeck Society second series No. 36, Cape Town, 2005. R250

A collection of 87 verbatim records of trials involving slaves at the Cape during the eighteenth century. The transcripts are printed in the original Dutch with English translations.


  1. Wrong (M.) I DIDN'T DO IT FOR YOU, how the world used and abused a small African nation, 432pp., illus., map, paperback, Reprint, London, (2005) 2005. R130

Michela Wrong, author of "In the Footsteps of Mr Kurtz", writes on the history of Eritrea.


  1. Wylie (D.) MYTH OF IRON, Shaka in history, 615pp., maps, hardback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R245

  2. [Zuberi (T.) et al eds.] THE DEMOGRAPHY OF SOUTH AFRICA, 310pp., hardcover, New York, 2005. R300

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - RELIGIOUS STUDIES

  1. __________ THE BIBLE, many pp., various editions, maps, hardback, Cape Town, Various. R95

Available in the following languages: revised Shona, Rukwangali, OshiKwanyama, standard Songa, Zulu, Otjiherero, Ndebele, Tshwa, Tswana, Northern Sotho, Xhosa, Southern Sotho, Swati and Venda.


  1. Bower (C.) OPEN MINDS, CLOSED MINDS AND CHRISTIANITY, why humanity must re-engage with the false promise of Christianity, 306pp., paperback, 2005, Cape Town. R175

  2. de Gruchy (J.) DARING, TRUSTING SPIRIT, Bonhoeffer's friend Eberhard Bethge, 221pp., paperback, London, 2005. R195

John W. de Gruchy is the Robert Selby Taylor Professor of Christian Studies at the University of Cape Town.


  1. __________ BEING HUMAN, confessions of a Christian humanist, 218pp., paperback, London, 2006. R180

  2. [de Gruchy (S.) & van der Water (D.) eds.] SPIRIT UNDAUNTED, the life and legacy of Joseph Wing, 250pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R85

Joseph Wing was involved with the United Congregational Church of southern Africa, Witwatersrand Council of Churches, Church Unity Commission and South Africa Council of Churches.


  1. [Denis (P.) & Keijsper (K.) eds.] THE BRIDGE BUILDER, a tribute to Bishop Hans Brenninkmeijer, 229pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R80

Hans Brenninkmeijer was a Catholic priest who was superior of the South African vicariate of the Dutch Dominican province, vicar general of the Dominican vicariate of southern Africa and bishop of the diocese of Kroonstad in the Free State Province.


  1. Goldstein (W.) DEFENDING THE HUMAN SPIRIT, Jewish law's vision for a moral society, 485pp., hardback, d.w., Jerusalem & New York, 2006. R220

Rabbi Dr. Warren Goldstein is Chief Rabbi of South Africa.


  1. [Hansen (L.) ed.] THE LEGACY OF BEYERS NAUDÉ, 170pp., paperback, Beyers Naudé Centre Series on Public Theology Vol. 1, Stellenbosch, 2005. R175

  2. Isichei (E.) THE RELIGIOUS TRADITIONS OF AFRICA, a history, 409pp., map, hardback, Connecticut, 2004. R650

  3. Moosa (E.) GHAZALI, & the poetics of imagination, 349pp., paperback, Chapel Hill, 2005. R230

  4. Nürnberger (K.) MARTIN LUTHER'S MESSAGE FOR US TODAY, a perspective from the South, 326pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R80

  5. Wendland (E.) SEWERO!, christian drama and the drama of christianity in Africa, on the genesis and genius of Chinyanja radio plays in Malawi, with special reference to TransWorld Radio and African traditional religion, 294pp., illus., paperback, Zomba, 2005. R195

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - SOUTHERN AFRICAN LANGUAGES

  1. Madiehe (T.) MAFUBE, dithothokiso kajeno, Southern Sotho poetry, 60pp., illus., paperback, Bethlehem, 2005. R85

  2. Magakoa (E.) NAMOLELANG BASADI, stop woman abuse, 56pp., illus., paperback, (Daveyton), (2005). R90

Text in Sepedi.


  1. Marobela (M.) NKAMOGELE, 22pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R60

Text in Sotho.


  1. Marobela (N.) SEROKOLOANE, [poetry], 31pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R70

Text in Pedi.


  1. Mazibuko (n.) OOMASHAYELA PPHEZULU, 66pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R35

In Xhosa, first published in English as "In the fast lane" in 2003.


  1. Mtimkhulu (L.) NDZA SWI VONA, 46pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R57

  2. Ngonyama (M.) IMPEPHO YOMPHEFUMOL, [poetry], 72pp., paperback, Uitenhage, 2005. R110

Text in Xhosa.


  1. Saule (N.) UNYANA WOMNTU, 120pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R80

Text in Xhosa.


  1. Sekete (M.) SEFEPI, [poetry], 47pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R65

Text in Sotho.


  1. Skhosana (M.) et al ISILULU SEENKONDLO, 87pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R97

Poems and short stories in Ndebele by teachers in Estcourt, Kwa-Zulu Natal.


  1. Umtshezi Dancing Pencils Writing Club SEKUYANTWELA EZANSI, the sun is about to rise, 95pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R110

Poems and short stories by teachers in Estcourt, Kwa-Zulu Natal.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - SPORT, LEISURE (including wine & food) and TRAVEL (including guidebooks & maps)

  1. __________ WINE TOURISM HANDBOOK, 170pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R55

  2. Barnett (N.) & Morkel (H.) SKAAK MAAK KINDERS SLIM, 63pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  3. __________ CHESS MAKES KIDS SMART, 62pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R90

  4. Boddy-Evans (M.) et al GETAWAY'S 1001 PLACES TO SEE BEFORE YOU DIE, places to go, things to do in southern Africa, 391pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R250

  5. Brett (M.) et al SOUTH AFRICA, Eyewitness Travel Guide, 410pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Fifth edition, Cape Town, (1999) 2005. R200

  6. Briggs (P.) et al AFRICA, continent of contrasts, 296pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R295

  7. [Colquhoun (A.) ed.] SASOL SA RUGBY ANNUAL, 2006, 543pp., colour illus., paperback, Thirty-fifth edition, Cape Town, 2006. R115

Cookery

  1. Banda (M.) THE BEST OF AFRICAN COOKING, 128pp., colour illus., paperback, Bedfordshire, 2004. R220

  2. [Breytenbach (K.) comp.] DIE LEKKERSTE LEKKER, 352pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R220

  3. de Kock (L.) FEAST OF FLAVOURS, from the South African kitchen, 117pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R95

  4. Engelbrecht (S.) photo. & de Beer (T.) text AFRICAN SALAD, a portrait of South Africans at home, 263pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R520

A collection of South African recipes from "Stiff porridge, wild spinach and mopani worms" to "cabbage frikkadels" and "potjiekos" with photographs of the cooks and their houses.


  1. Hall (L.) RETURN TO CORRIEBUSH, stories and recipes, illustrated by Tony Grogan, 208pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

This is the sequel to "Fig Jam and Foxtrot".


  1. Joubert (D.) ELEPHANT IN THE KITCHEN, recipes from the wilderness, with Craig Higgins, 191pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., no place, 2006. R325

Craig Higgins is the chef at the Wilderness Safari Mombo Camp in Botswana.


  1. Lascaris (M.) TANT SANNIE'S COOKBOOK, 104pp., illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

Illustrated with stills from the 2004 film "The Story of an African Farm".


  1. Moolman (N.) KUIER IN 'N PLAASKOMBUIS, resepte en stories van gister, 192pp., illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 2005. R225

  2. Morris (J.) MORE RUDE FOOD, 224pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

Jenny Morris, also known as "The Giggling Gourmet", is a magazine and newspaper contributor, radio and TV presenter, teacher and culinary tour guide in South Africa.


  1. Shippel (P.) MY WAY WITH FOOD, a practical guide to cooking, 256pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1994) 2005. R160

  2. Snyman (L.) POSH NOSH, fabulous food for family and friends, 191pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R290

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  1. Cottrell (T.) NEDBANK RUNNERS' GUIDE, to road races in South Africa 2006, 352pp., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  2. __________ NEDBANK RACE DATES, summer 2006, 64pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R15

  3. [Cowley (C.) ed.] JOURNEY INTO NAMIBIA, Namibia guidebook #14, 130pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Revised edition, Windhoek, (1987) 2006. R100

  4. Curtis (P.) FISHING THE MARGINS, a history and complete bibliography of fly fishing in South Africa, 176pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R195

  5. Derwent (S.) KWAZULU-NATAL HERITAGE SITES, a guide to some great places, 94pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R105

  6. Diedericks (C.) photo & Eden (C.) text TABLE MOUNTAIN, and the Cape Peninsula, 128pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R150

  7. Dowds (A.) RED CAR DIARIES, behind the scenes on SA's favourite travel show, 192pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R170

  8. Dumitru (T.) MAXIMAL TRAINING, 160pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R79

Ted Dumitru is a former coach of the Kaizer Chiefs football team.


  1. [Eaton (T.) & Alfred (L.) eds.] TOUCHLINES & DEADLINES, a compendium of South African sports writing, 292pp., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R185

  2. Ewart-Smith (C.) GETAWAY GUIDE TO THE KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, including the private lodges, 224pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  3. Fleminger (D.) BACK ROADS OF THE CAPE, 215pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R165

  4. Fraser (S.) SOUTH AFRICA, 190pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R160

  5. __________ SEVEN DAYS IN CAPE TOWN, 176pp., 4to., colour illus., map, paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1998) 2006. R150

  6. [Hopkins (P.) & Hilton-Barber (B.) comp.] WORST JOURNEYS, an anthology of South African travel disasters, 260pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

Contributions from T.V. Bulpin, Winston Churchill, Deneys Reitz, Herman Charles Bosman, Sol Plaatje, Pauline Smith, Can Thema, Nelson Mandela and many others.


  1. Inside Out CAPE TOWN, popout map, city guide, compass & pen, 96pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R90

"Probably the most famous of all Cape Town's many bookshops, Clarke's has a wonderful old-fashioned cluttered feel to it. Every inch is crammed with wonderful full-colour books on African culture as well as literature, art, food, wine, design and photography".


  1. Jooste (G.) RUGBY STORIES FROM THE PLATTELAND, 200pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  2. Koornhof (A.) DIVE GUIDE, South Africa, 183pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1991) 2000. R150

  3. Krige (C.) & Bills (P.) THE RIGHT PLACE AT THE WRONG TIME, the autobiography of Corne Krige, 221pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R180

  4. [Kunz (M.) ed.] LUXURY HOTELS, Africa / Middle East, 220pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 2005. R395

Cape Town hotels include The Mount Nelson, Cape Grace and The Twelve Apostles in Cape Town.


  1. __________ COOL HOTELS, Africa / Middle East, 400pp., colour illus., paperback, New York, 2005. R200

Cape Town hotels include Hemingway House, Kensington Place and The Metropole.


  1. Leger (P.) GUIDE TO BEST BUDGET GETAWAYS, Western Cape, 202pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Fifth edition, Cape Town, (1999) 2006. R98

  2. [Lehman (A.) & Paull (J.) eds.] FODOR'S SOUTH AFRICA, 618pp., maps, paperback, Third edition, New York, 2006. R180

Clarke's Bookshop is "a local favourite and you'll find a fantastic collection of both old and new books on southern Africa as well as general secondhand titles".


  1. Leipoldt (C.) LEIPOLDT'S CELLAR & KITCHEN, 222pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

"Bredie" was first published in 'Die Huisgenoot' in 1933 and the other 55 articles were published in 'Die Huisgenoot' between 1942 and 1947.


  1. Lundy (M.) BEST WALKS IN THE CAPE PENINSULA, 128pp., illus., maps, paperback, Sixth edition, Cape Town, (1991) 2005. R90

  2. Malathronas (J.) RAINBOW DIARY, a journey in the new South Africa, 333pp., illus., map, paperback, Chichester, 2005. R125

Maps

  1. __________ THE KINGDOM OF SWAZILAND, 1:300 000 highly-detailed GPS road map, 88 x 63cm, folding, Somerset West, (2004). R78

  2. __________ CAPE TOWN, concise streetfinder, 1 : 20 000, 140pp., maps, paperback, Sixth edition, Cape Town, 2005. R80

  3. __________ SOUTH AFRICA, road atlas, 94pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, paperback, Revised edition, Cape Town, 2006. R70

  4. __________ KWAZULU-NATAL BATTLEFIELDS, the Voortrekker-Zulu War, the Anglo-Zulu War, the 1st South African War, the 2nd South African War, the Bhambatha Rebellion, 1:1 050 000, 59.5 x 42cm, folded, Johannesburg, 2005. R40

  5. __________ CAPE TOWN POP-OUT MAP, central and greater Cape Town, locator, winelands, V&A waterfront, 21.5 x 51cm, folded, Cape Town, 2005. R40

  6. __________ EXPLORE THE BREEDE RIVER VALLEY, and Klein Karoo, 59 x 42cm, folded, Cape Town, 2005. R40

  7. __________ CAPE TOWN, pocket map, 1: 15 000, 70 x 42cm, folded, Fifth edition, Cape Town, 2005. R25

  8. Slingsby (P.) SILVERMINE, Muizenberg, Kalk Bay, Fish Hoek, Noordhoek, 1:20 000, 59.5 x 42cm, folded, Reprint, Cape Town, 2006. R60

  9. __________ SIMON'S TOWN, Fish Hoek, Kommetjie, 1: 20 000, 59 x 42cm, folded, Cape Town, 2005. R60

  10. __________ HOUT BAY, and the Constantia winelands, 1: 12 500, 60 x 42cm., folded, Cape Town, 2004. R50

  11. __________ FYNBOS ROAD, explore the Agulhas Plain, 1: 160 000, 53 x 39cm, folded, Cape Town, 2005. R50

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  1. Parsons (W.) TELKOM SWIMMERS' GUIDE, to open water swimming in South Africa 2005-6, 176pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R80

  2. Pinchuck (T.) & McCrea (B.) THE ROUGH GUIDE TO CAPE TOWN, and the Garden Route, 325pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, New York & London, 2005. R140

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. They also deal in collectors' editions of South African books".


  1. Pinnock (D.) BLUE ICE, travels in Antarctica, 175pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R185

Don Pinnock lives in Cape Town and is a regular contributor to Getaway Magazine.


  1. Platter (J.) SOUTH AFRICAN WINES 2006, the guide to cellars, vineyards, winemakers, restaurants and accomodation, 603pp., illus., maps, hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  2. Souchon (D.) SERPENT SPIRES, South African climbers profile the Drakensberg's finest peaks, 208pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R160

  3. South African Hospitality Industry RESPONSIBLE TOURISM GUIDE, incorporating the Imvelo Awards, 40pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, (2002). R50

  4. [Stannard (D.) ed.] CAPE TOWN, Insight City Guide, 256pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Basingstoke, 2005. R160

  5. Stevens (U.) GARDEN ROUTE TRAVELS, Overberg & Little Karoo, route 62, 256pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R170

  6. __________ THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, a journey of discovery, 160pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (1999) 2005. R100

  7. van Rijn (S.) & Nugteren (C.) SOMETHING DIFFERENT!, shopping guide Cape Town and surroundings, 104pp., colour illus., paperback, Amsterdam, 2005. R100

  8. Watson (A.) & Dobson (P.) ANDRÉ WATSON, the autobiography, 208pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R170

André Watson is a rugby referee.


  1. Williams (L.) AFRICA OVERLAND, 304pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R250

  2. [Woulidge (S.) ed.] TIME OUT, Cape Town for visitors 2006, 144pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R40

"Owner Henrietta Dax is passionate about rare Africana and valuable literary finds. You'll also find plenty of political commentary and almost all the books written by our local literati. You can always pick up local artists' exhibition catalogues while their website has an entire section devoted to art books.".


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - VIDEO, CD-ROM, CD & DVD

CD

  1. __________ OFF THE WALL, open mic sessions, CD, Cape Town, 2005. R85

Poems recorded at "A Touch of Madness" in Cape Town. Poets include Gabeba Baderoon, Keith Gottschalk and many more.


  1. Cronje (T.) narrator VERHAALSKAT, tydlose Afrikaanse kinderstories, Bundel 1, CD, Pretoria, 2005. R110

  2. Izingane Zoma MSHOLOZI, CD, Johannesburg, 2005. R150

The title song "Msholozi" (Jacob Zuma's clan name) has been banned from the SABC because it has pro-Zuma lyrics.


  1. Malan (R.) ALIEN INBOORLING, CD, Johannesburg, 2005. R130

Rian Malan, the author of "My Traitor's Heart", has reinvented himself as a singer and songwriter.


  1. Mbuli (M.) MZWAKHE, now is the time, CD, Johannesburg, 1994. R35

  2. Mhlophe (G.) SONGS & STORIES OF AFRICA, CD, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R99

Gcina Mhlophe reads stories for children from her book of the same title.


  1. Miller (P.) MUSIC FROM THE SOUNDTRACK TO WILLIAM KENTRIDGE'S BLACK BOX/CHAMBRE NOIR, CD, Johannesburg, 2006. R95

  2. Sekoto (G.) THE BLUE HEADS, featuring the music of Gerard Sekoto, CD, Johannesburg, 2004. R110

Gerard Sekoto (1913-1993) lived in Paris from 1947. Apart from painting he also composed music and played the piano in café bars to supplement his income. "The Blue Heads" was formed in 2004 to play the newly discovered music by Gerard Sekoto.


  1. Webster (R.) THE BEST OF AT THE FIRESIDE, Vol. 1, CD, Cape Town, 2005. R95

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CD-ROM

  1. Curtis (B.) & Mannheimer (C.) TREE ATLAS OF NAMIBIA, CD-ROM, Windhoek, 2005. R195

  2. Hugo (L.) ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, an ecological guide to sustainable living in southern Africa, CD-ROM, Pretoria, 2004. R230

  3. Stevenson (C.) THE COMPANY'S GARDEN, CAPE TOWN, AND ITS ENVIRONS, the historic heart of the mother city of South Africa, CD-ROM, Cape Town, 2005. R115

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DVD

  1. __________ MIRIAM MAKEBA, live at Bern's Salonger, Stockholm, Sweden, 1966, DVD, 56 minutes, Johannesburg, 2002. R200

  2. [Lazarus (A.) dir.] E'LOLLIPOP, a taste of life, DVD, 88 minutes, Johannesburg, no date. R170

  3. [Roodt (D.) dir.] YESTERDAY, DVD, 111 mins, Johannesburg, 2003. R170

  4. [Samsodien (R.) dir.] PAPWA, the lost dream of a South African golfing legend, DVD, 55 minutes, Johannesburg, 2005. R160

Documentary on the life of the black golfer Papwa Sewgolum.


  1. [van den Bergh (R.) dir.] CIRCLES IN THE FOREST, DVD, 93 minutes, no place, no date. R140

Based on Dalene Matthee's book.


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AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - FICTION

Anthologies & Journals

  1. [Eaton (T.) ed.] NEW CONTRAST, volume 33, number 2, Winter 2005, 71pp., paperback, No. 130, Cape Town, 2005. R45

Includes Arthur Attwell, Ken Barris, Gus Ferguson, Chris Mann, Sheila Roberts and Stephen Watson.


  1. [Ferreira (J.) comp.] OP HULLE STUKKE, 127pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

Contributors include Jeanne Goosen, Hennie Aucamp, Dana Snyman and many more.


  1. [Fryer (C.) comp.] VAN SPOKE GEPRAAT, 336pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

Contributors include Hennie Aucamp, E. Dido and Petra Muller.


  1. [Johnson (S.) ed.] ENGLISH ALIVE 2005, writing from high schools & colleges in southern Africa, 79pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R35

  2. [Moffet (H.) & Morris (C.) eds.] 180º, new fiction by South African women writers, 203pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

Contributors include Henrietta Rose-Innes, Diane Awerbuck, Natasha Distiller, Nadia Davids, Mary Watson, Rayda Jacobs and many others.


  1. Mpumalanga Department of Education TINGANEKWANE FESTIVAL, 2003, 50pp., paperback, Durban, 2003. R86

Short stories in many southern African languages.


  1. __________ TINY TOTS, anthology of stories from Mpumalanga, foundation phase learners' stories, 57pp., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R75

  2. [Schuster (A.) & Fisher (M.) eds.] WOMEN FLASHING, a collection of flash fiction from women's writing workshops, 182pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  3. [Staunton (I.) ed.] WRITING NOW, more stories from Zimbabwe, 304pp., paperback, Harare, 2005. R150

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  1. Badenhorst (D.) NET EEN WENNER, roman, 174pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R94

  2. Baingana (D.) TROPICAL FISH, 148pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

Three linked short stories about Uganda. Short listed for the Caine Prize for African Writing in 2004 and 2005.


  1. Bentley (M.) WIDE BOY, 200pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R115

  2. Botha (J.) MISKRUIER, ('n spookstorie), 228pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

  3. Brink (A.) BIDSPRINKAAN, 'n ware storie, 251pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (2005) 2005. R140

  4. __________ BEFORE I FORGET, 311pp., paperback, London, 2005. R95

  5. __________ THE BLUE DOOR/DIE BLOU DEUR, 56+58pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R20

Text in English and Afrikaans. Published on the occasion of the launch of Umuzi, the South African imprint of Random House.


  1. Brown (A.) COLDSLEEP LULLABY, 260pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

  2. Chase-Riboud (B.) HOTTENTOT VENUS, 320pp., paperback, Reprint, New York, (2003) 2004. R100

Novel based on the life of Sarah Baartman.


  1. Chinodya (S.) CHAIRMAN OF FOOLS, 184pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

First published in 2005 in Zimbabwe.


  1. Coetzee (J.M.) SLOW MAN, 263pp., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R190

  2. Cope (M.) GOLDIN, a tale, 429pp., paperback, New York, 2005. R195

  3. Courtenay (B.) WHITETHORN, 682pp., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R200

  4. Couto (M.) SLEEPWALKING LAND, 213pp., paperback, Cape Town & London, 2006. R110

First published in Portugal in 1992 as "Terra Sonâmbula".


  1. de Fine (A.) THE SLEEPING GAME, an African parable, 108pp., paperback, Durban, 2005. R113

  2. de Vries (A.) VERHALE UIT 'N KOEL VOORHUIS, die Klein Karoo eerstelinge, 139pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R93

  3. Duiker (K.) THE HIDDEN STAR, 233pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

K. Sello Duiker died in 2005.


  1. Dyer (J.) RIDERS IN THE NIGHT, a story of heroism and adventure against the backdrop of war, 319pp., illus., map, paperback, St Francis Bay, 2005. R120

  2. Eaton (T.) THE DE VILLIERS CODE, 194pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R80

  3. Fedler (J.) THE DREAMCLOTH, 350pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R135

  4. Feller (P.) FALL OF THE LEAF, 309pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R165

  5. Franco (S.) EXILE CHILD, based on the life of Sarah Bartmann, 184pp., paperback, Cambridge, 2005. R150

  6. Gordimer (N.) GET A LIFE, 189pp., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R150

  7. __________ JULY'S PEOPLE, 195pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1981) 2005. R120

  8. __________ THE CONSERVATIONIST, 323pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1974) 2005. R120

  9. Govender (R.) SONG OF THE ATMAN, 326pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

  10. Handler (R.) MADLANDS, 357pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R95

  11. Heese (M.) DIE UURWERK KANTEL, 267pp., paperback, Second edition, Pretoria, (1976) 2006. R135

  12. Henson (P.) CASE CLOSED, a detective story set in Zimbabwe, 150pp., paperback, Harare, 2003. R60

  13. Herbstein (M.) AMA, a story of the Atlantic slave trade, 374pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R139

Winner of the 2002 Commonwealth Writers Prize for best first book.


  1. Heyns (M.) THE TYPEWRITER'S TALE, 237pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R140

A novel based on the life of Henry James.


  1. Hirson (D.) THE HOUSE NEXT DOOR TO AFRICA, 102pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1986) 2005. R80

  2. Hlapa (P.) A DAUGHTER'S LEGACY, 171pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R95

  3. Holding (I.) UNFEELING, 243pp., paperback, London, 2005. R150

  4. Immelman (D.) KURT MAUSER, 160pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1975) 2005. R93

  5. Johnson (J.) THE NATIVE COMMISSIONER, 244pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R140

  6. Keegan (T.) WAITING FOR THE MOON, 350pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R160

  7. Khumalo (V.) DRIFTING HORIZONS, a South African story, 64pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R80

  8. Kikamba (S.) GOING HOME, 223pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

Simão Kikamba is an Angolan who lives in Johannesburg.


  1. Kitching (G.) BRACELET 12-005-35700, 173pp., paperback, Durban, 2001. R125

  2. Kombuis (K.) RAKA, die roman, 222pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

  3. Kubuitsile (L.) THE FATAL PAYOUT, 82pp., paperback, Gaborone, 2005. R195

  4. Kunzmann (R.) SALAMANDER COTTON, 389pp., paperback, London, 2006. R135

  5. Loker (B.) NEW SWELL, 117pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

  6. Madikiza (P.) LEFT TO BLUSH UNSEEN, and other South African stories, 127pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R130

  7. Maisela (L.) THE EMPOWERED NATIVE, 215pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R120

  8. Marais (E.) DWAALSTORIES, illustrasies deur Katrine Harries, 47pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cape Town, (1959) 2006. R99

  9. Matthee (D.) DIE UITGESPOELDES, 172pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2005. R160

Dalene Matthee died in 2005.


  1. __________ DRIFTWOOD, 180pp., illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R140

This is the translation of "Die Uitgespoeldes".


  1. __________ MOERBEIBOS, 363pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1987) 2005. R120

  2. __________ FIELA SE KIND, 314pp., map, paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1985) 2005. R120

  3. __________ KRINGE IN 'N BOS, 306pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1984) 2005. R120

  4. __________ CIRCLES IN A FOREST, 302pp., map, paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1984) 2005. R90

  5. __________ FIELA'S CHILD, 310pp., map, paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1985) 2005. R90

  6. McClenaghan (K.) HOARDINGS OF THE HEART, 226pp., hardback, d.w., Lewes, 2005. R215

  7. Mda (Z.) THE WHALE CALLER, 298pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2005) 2006. R100

  8. Moodley (P.) A SCENT SO SWEET, 283pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

  9. Ng'ombe (J.) MADALA'S GRANDCHILDREN, 199pp., paperback, Blantyre, 2005. R175

  10. Nicol (M.) & Hichens (J.) OUT TO SCORE, 291pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

  11. Orford (M.) LIKE CLOCKWORK, 282pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

  12. Pieterse (P.) MANAKA, plek van die horings, 246pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R130

  13. Plaatje (S.) MHUDI, 194pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1930) 2005. R85

  14. Robbins (D.) DISCOVERING FIRE, 232pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R147

  15. Roland (C.) THE GOOD CEMETRY GUIDE, 275pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R145

  16. Schoeman (K.) 'N ANDER LAND, 416pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1984) 2006. R140

  17. Smith (A.) BLUE SHOES AND HAPPINESS, 233pp., hardback, d.w., Edinburgh, 2006. R180

The seventh in the "No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" series.


  1. Stamatélos (P.) KROES, 283pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R115

  2. Steyn (J.) FATHER MICHAEL'S LOTTERY, 380pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R135

  3. Tembo (M.) TOUCHED BY HIS GRACE, a Ngoni story of tragedy and triumph, 84pp., paperback, Kachere Text No. 20, Zomba, 2005. R85

  4. van de Ruit (J.) SPUD, 389pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  5. van der Vyver (M.) BESTEMMINGS, 216pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

  6. __________ SHORT CIRCUITS, 216pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

The English translation of "Bestemmings".


  1. van Heerden (E.) IN STEDE VAN DIE LIEFDE, 544pp., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R195

  2. van Nierop (L.) PARADYS, 292pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  3. van Rooyen (P.) THE TRACKER, 107pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2004. R140

  4. __________ AKWARIUS, 240pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  5. Vassanji (M.) THE BOOK OF SECRETS, 371pp., map, paperback, Reprint, London, (1994) 2006. R100

  6. Walters (J.) THE HIGHWAY, 317pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R135

  7. Wicomb (Z.) PLAYING IN THE LIGHT, 218pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  8. Zadok (R.) GEM SQUASH TOKOLOSHE, 326pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R139

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - POETRY & PLAYS

  1. Andersen (I.) EXCISION, 32pp., paperback, Grahamstown, 2005. R80

Anthologies & Journals

  1. [Belmont (J.) ed.] THE ART OF BICYCLING, a treasury of poems, 351pp., illus., paperback, New York, 2005. R115

Includes "Puncture near Wittedrif", "Bhakti Yogi buys a bike" and "Puritan against the wind" by Gus Ferguson.


  1. [Bila (V.) ed.] TIMBILA 2005, a journal of onion skin poetry, Vol. 5 November 2005, 336pp., illus., paperback, Elim Hospital, 2005. R180

  2. [Cummiskey (G.) ed.] GREEN DRAGON, poetry & prose, No. 3, 99pp., paperback, Johannesburg, (2006). R85

  3. [Cummiskey (G.) guest ed.] CARAPACE 54, poems, graphics, molluscana, 24pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R29

Contributors include Luke Fiske, Mzi Mahola and many more.


  1. [Esterhuizen (C.) ed.] FROGGY PRESS, children's poetry journal, Spring 2005: Issue 4, 26pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R35

  2. [Esterhuizen (L.) comp.] VERSINDABA 2005, 87pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R93

Contributors include Marlene van Niekerk, Hennie Aucamp, Daniel Hugo and many others.


  1. [Ferguson (G.) ed.] CARAPACE 56, reading the signs, Don Maclennan, 25pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R29

This issue is devoted to the poet Don Maclennan.


  1. __________ CARAPACE 55, poems, graphics, molluscana, 30pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R29

Contributors include Gabeba Baderoon, Jeremy Cronin, Ingrid de Kok and many others.


  1. __________ CARAPACE 57, poems, graphics, molluscana, 28pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R29

Contributors include Gabeba Baderoon, Finuala Dowling and many more.


  1. [Horwitz (A.) ed.] ISIS X, 228pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R145

  2. [Marais (J.) comp.] HONDERD JAAR LATER, ter viering van die publikasie van Eugéne N. Marais se "Winternag" op 23 Junie 1905, 58pp., hardback, Dainfern, 2006. R105

Contemporary poets have written poems in celebration of the publication in 1905 of Eugéne Marais's "Winternag". Contributors include Marthinus Beukes, Jan de Bruyn, Danie Marais, Joan Hambidge and many others.


  1. [Moolman (K.) ed.] FIDELITIES XII, a selection of contemporary South African writing, 60pp., paperback, Southgate, 2005. R55

  2. Mpumalanga Department of Education MPUMALANGA SINGS, educators' poetry, Tinganekwane Festival 2004, 24pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R35

  3. [Nazombe (A.) ed.] OPERATIONS AND TEARS, a new anthology of Malawian poetry, 256pp., paperback, Kachere Book No. 16, Zomba, 2003. R175

  4. UNIVEN Dancing Pencils Writing Club DEMOCRACY OF THOUGHT, 106pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R113

____________

  1. Aucamp (H.) DRYFHOUT, 40 verse, 61pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  2. Baderoon (G.) A HUNDRED SILENCES, poems, 75pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R95

Gabeba Baderoon was winner of the DaimlerChrysler Award for South African poetry 2005.


  1. Barris (K.) AFRICAN EASTER, 66pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R93

  2. Bila (V.) MAGICSTAN FIRES, 103pp., paperback, Elim Hospital, 2006. R125

  3. Botha (C.) //KABBO OP DIE YSTERSPOOR, [play], 62pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R93

  4. Cronin (J.) MORE THAN A CASUAL CONTACT, 64pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R95

  5. de Jager (P.) OUHOUT, illustrations by Zerk de Villiers, 100pp., colour illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R104

  6. de Villiers (I.) JERUSALEM TOT JOHANNESBURG, 71pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  7. de Wet (R.) PLAYS TWO, African gothic, Good heavens, Breathing in, 191pp., paperback, London, 2005. R195

  8. Dickerson (B.) BEING HERE, 67pp., paperback, Grahamstown, 2005. R130

  9. Ditodi (L.) STAGES, 19pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R50

  10. Dowling (F.) DOO-WOP GIRLS OF THE UNIVERSE, a collection of poems, 80pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R80

  11. Driver (J.) SO FAR, selected poems 1960-2004, 144pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  12. du Toit (A.) et al BREKFIS MET VIER, 43pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1981) 2005. R90

  13. Ellis (G.) text & photo. DISTRICT SIX, an ordinary day, 32pp., oblong 4to., illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R160

  14. Gray (S.) SHELLEY CINEMA, and other poems, 111pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R103

  15. Greig (R.) RULE OF CADENCE, 57pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2005. R90

  16. Grey (J.) text & illus. CAPE TOWN, an illustrated poem, 96pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  17. Horwitz (A) SAVING WATER, 200pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R105

  18. ka Ngwenya (S.) SOULFIRE EXPERIENCE, 87pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R90

  19. Kaganof (A.) JOU MA SE POEMS, 147pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R159

  20. Kozain (R.) THIS CARTING LIFE, 116pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R95

  21. Krog (A.) VERWEERSKRIF, 99pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R95

  22. __________ BODY BEREFT, 112pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R95

Published in Afrikaans as "Verweerskrif".


  1. [Krog (A.) curator] SPIER OPEN-AIR POETRY FESTIVAL, 29pp., illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2006. R35

The poets and performers were Chirikune Chirikune (from Zimbabwe), Yvette Christiansë, Toast Coetzer, Finuala Dowling, Changel Erfort, Tom Lanoye (from Belgium), Lebogang Mashile, Tebe Shumba, Koos Kombuis, Imbongi Sincedile Mngomeni and Godessa.


  1. Kühn (W.) IN DIE OOG VAN STILTE, 60pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  2. Lombard (K.) TUSSEN WYSVINGER EN DUIM, 95pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R93

  3. Louw (G.) KRAAI, 122pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  4. Luwes (N.) ZOLLIE, 'n drama vir vandag, 62pp., paperback, Dainfern, 2005. R83

  5. Marais (E.) DIE VOLLEDIGE VERSAMELDE GEDIGTE, compiled by Marissa Baard, J.C. Kannemeyer et al, 160pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R93

  6. Marcus (D.) SONATAS, 50pp., paperback, Bulawayo, 2005. R70

  7. Mashego (G.) JOURNEY WITH ME, 77pp., paperback, Elim Hospital, 2005. R125

  8. Matela (M.) MMADIHLOFA, (the cow that produces delicious and nutritious milk in abundance), 48pp., paperback + CD ROM, Durban, 2004. R175

Text in English and Sotho.


  1. Metelerkamp (J.) CARRYING THE FIRE, 123pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  2. Msiza (J.) VOICE OF HOPE, 90pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R85

Text in English, Xhosa and Zulu.


  1. Notshulwana (V.) THE BOUQUET OF ROSES, a collection of love poems, 64pp., paperback, New York, 2002. R110

Velile Notshulwana was born in Kwazakhele, outside of Port Elizabeth, and now lives in New Jersey.


  1. Opperman (D.) VYFMYLPAAL, [plays], 392pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R160

Includes "Boesman, my seun", "Magspel", "Donkerland", "Stille nag", and "More is 'n lang dag".


  1. Péte (M.) BEGIN, 107pp., paperback, Durban, 2002. R114

Text in English and Afrikaans.


  1. Philander (F.) KING OF THE DUMP, and other plays, 208pp., illus., paperback, Windhoek, 2005. R175

Frederick Philander was born in Beaufort West in 1949 and has lived in Namibia since 1979.


  1. Shupinyaneng (O.) WITH TEARS I WRITE, 64pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R80

  2. Sole (K.) LAND DREAMING, prose poems, 122pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R110

  3. Soyinka (W.) THE INVENTION & THE DETAINEE, 84pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R315

This is the first publication of two early plays by Wole Soyinka "The Invention" (1959) and "The Detainee" (1965).


  1. Toerien (B.) OM TE ONTHOU, 176pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R104

  2. Tshiswaise (A.) PRICKLY PEAR, 38pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R65

  3. van der Merwe (D.) SAAD UIT DIE SEPTER, 60pp., hardback, Pretoria, 2005. R155

  4. Vogel (E.) ACTUAL FACTUAL THOUGHTS, 143pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R98

  5. Weideman (G.) MY PLAAS SE NAAM IS VERGENOEG, drama, 77pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R83

  6. Wylie (D.) THE FOURTEEN, sonnets from amongst the Portuguese, 15pp., illus., paperback, Grahamstown, 2005. R70

  7. Zondo (B.) MATTERS OF THE HEART, 124pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R132

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - JUVENILE & YOUNG ADULT

  1. __________ TALES OF AFRICA, retold by Margaret H. Tredgold, 56pp., illus., paperback, Harare, 2003. R75

  2. Berry (N.) HOUDINI'S ADVENTURE, 112pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  3. Bloemhof (F.) NIE VIR KINDERS NIE, 108pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R60

  4. Brett (J.) text & illus. HONEY .... HONEY ... LION!, a story from Africa, 32pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 2005. R140

  5. Chait (I.) text & Grogan (T.) illus. AMBER VULTURECROCS, and other weird and wonderful African animals, 79pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  6. Cronje (H.) FANYANA TALKS TO THE ANIMALS, 79pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R90

  7. Daly (J.) text & illus. TO EVERY THING THERE IS A SEASON, 26pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R58

Also available in Afrikaans, Xhosa and Zulu.


  1. Daly (N.) WHERE'S JAMELA?, 31pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

Also available in Afrikaans, Sesotho, Zulu and Xhosa.


  1. Grimsdell (J.) BUSHBABY NIGHT, 29pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R85

Also available in Afrikaans and Zulu.


  1. Grobbelaar (P.) DOER IN DIERLANDY, 112pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70

  2. Grobbelaar (P.) text & Groenewald (L.) illus. WENSFONTEIN, Afrikaanse oustories, 95pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1986) 2005. R70

  3. Mattise (C.) LUMBA'S NEW WORLD, 64pp., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R89

  4. Maunder (C.) UMLILO'S TREASURE, 160pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  5. Mitchell (S.) THE ADVENTURES OF IMPI & SHADOW, places to be, people to see, lessons to learn, 31pp., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R60

  6. Molope (K.) THE MENDING SEASON, 127pp., paperback, Oxford, 2005. R70

  7. Naidoo (R.) HAPPY FACE CONCEPT, 16pp., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2005. R52

  8. Payne (S.) MY 5 FAVOURITE STORIES, 79pp., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R92

  9. Robert (S.) text & Dégre (A.) photo. TIPPI, my book of Africa, 144pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R150

  10. Robson (J.) PRAISE SONG, 128pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R60

  11. Rossouw (K.) GROOTWORD IS NIE VIR SISSIES NIE, 157pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R93

  12. Ryger (R.) BEERTJIE, en sy boytjies, 125pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1991) 2006. R125

  13. Scheepers (R.) DIE AVONTURE VAN WILDE WILLEMIENTJIE, illustrated by V. Oelofsen, 64pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  14. Schermbrucker (R.) text & illus. AN AFRICAN CHRISTMAS CLOTH, 36pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

The illustrations were hand embroidered on cloth by the author.


  1. Schwartz (M.) LINDIWE, OUR HERO, 16pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R25

Also available in Afrikaans, Xhosa, Zulu, Sesotho, Ndebele, Setswana, Sepedi, Siswati, Xitsonga, Tshivenda.


  1. Stewart (D.) & van Heerden (M.) illus. FOLKTALES FROM AFRICA, 112pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  2. van der Kloof Dancing Pencils Writing Club CREATIVE MINDS FOR CREATIVE WRITING, 80pp., paperback, Durban, 2005. R57

Short stories written by children, children in shelters, disabled children and children from the rural areas.


  1. van der Vyver (M.) text & Grobler (P.) illus. MIA'S MOM, 30pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R80

  2. Viljoen (F.) SPOKE, en ander gruwelike goed, 126pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R80

  3. __________ BREINBLIKSEM, 116pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R60

  4. Younghusband (P.) THE TIMBAVATI PATROL, 209pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70

MISCELLANEOUS CURRENT PUBLICATIONS

  1. Davies (B.) et al HIDDEN TREASURES OF JAPANESE ART, the Isaac Kaplan collection, 291pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., South African Jewish Museum, Cape Town, 2004. R500

  2. Dhlomo (L.) BUSINESS IS LIFE AND LIFE IS SERVICE, 86pp., paperback, Durban, 2004. R118

  3. Henige (D.) HISTORICAL EVIDENCE AND ARGUMENT, 325pp., hardback, Madison, 2005. R375

  4. Selekane (B.) FROM BAREFOOT TO SNAKE SKIN SHOES, the seven power principles to better your life, 126pp., paperback, Durban, 2005. R145

  5. [Smith (J.) ed.] THE BOOKSHOP AT 10 CURZON STREET, letters between Nancy Mitford and Heywood Hill 1952-73, 191pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2004. R186