CATALOGUE 116
Issued 2006

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Out of Print Books

Recent Books on Southern Africa


ARCHAEOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY & ETHNOGRAPHY (including Khoisan studies)

  1. __________ REPORT AND EVIDENCE OF COMMISSION ON NATIVE LAWS AND CUSTOMS, 68pp., partly unopened, paperback, covers worn, Cape Town, 1873. R450

  2. __________ BASUTOLAND MEDICINE MURDER, a report on the recent outbreak of "Diretlo" murders in Basutoland, 103pp., 1 folding map, paperback, London, 1951. R350

  3. Ashton (H.) THE BASUTO, a social study of traditional and modern Lesotho, 359pp., illus., folding map, hardback, d.w., Reprint, London, (1952) 1967. R500

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


  1. Broster (J.) text & Bourn (H.) photo. AMAGQIRHA, religion, magic and medicine in Transkei, 126pp, 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1981. R850

  2. Bullock (C.) THE MASHONA AND THE MATABELE, 310pp., hardback, Cape Town, 1950. R750

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


  1. Craig (B.J.) ROCK PAINTINGS AND PETROGLYPHS OF SOUTH AND CENTRAL AFRICA, bibliography of prehistoric art, 58pp., paperback, University of Cape Town, School of Librarianship, Cape Town, 1947. R200

  2. Deacon (H.J.) WHERE HUNTERS GATHERED, a study of Holocene Stone Age people in the Eastern Cape, 232pp., illus., maps, paperback, South African Archaeological Society Monograph Series No. 1, Cape Town, 1976. R450

  3. [East Rand Proprietary Mines, Limited] INTER-TRIBAL DANCING DISPLAY, presented by African Employees of E.R.P.M., Ltd., 8pp., folding map, paperback, Johannesburg, 1960. R400

A programme is loosely inserted.


  1. Gayre (R.) THE ORIGIN OF THE ZIMBABWEAN CIVILISATION, 248pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Salisbury, 1972. R350

  2. Goodwin (A.J.H.) A HANDBOOK TO THE COLLECTIONS OF STONE IMPLEMENTS, 33pp., illus., paperback, South African Museum, Guide Leaflet No. 2, Cape Town, 1926. R300

  3. Junod (H.A.) THE LIFE OF A SOUTH AFRICAN TRIBE, Vol. 1: The Social Life, Vol. 2: The Psychic Life, 500+574pp., illus., map, bookplate on f.f.e.p., green dec. boards, Second edition revised and enlarged, London, (1912) 1927. R1,750

  4. Junod (H.P.) BANTU HERITAGE, 155pp., illus., ownership inscription on f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w. a little worn, Johannesburg, 1938. R850

  5. Mason (R.J.) PREHISTORIC MAN IN JOHANNESBURG, the archaeology and human ecology of Melville Koppies Nature Reserve, Johannesburg, 111pp., illus., maps, hardback, Univ of Witwatersrand, Dept. of Archaeology, Occasional Paper 6, Johannesburg, 1971. R450

  6. Nienaber (G.S.) & Raper (P.E.) TOPONYMICA HOTTENTOTICA, Vol. 1: A-G, Vol. 2: H-Z, 502+1126pp., illus., folding maps, hardback, d.w., Naamkundereeks Nos. 6 & 7, Pretoria, 1977. R1,750

  7. __________ HOTTENTOT (KHOEKHOEN) PLACES NAMES, translated by Miss P.S. Rabie, 243pp., folding map, hardback, Southern African Place Names No. 1, Durban, 1983. R300

  8. Pager (H.) THE ROCK PAINTINGS OF THE UPPER BRANDBERG, Part IV, Umuab and Karoab Gorges, 2 Vols., 423+222pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardcover and paperback with 10 separate large folding plates contained in a box, Cologne, 1998. R1,500

  9. Rudner (J. & I.) THE HUNTER AND HIS ART, a survey of rock art in Southern Africa, 278pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., sello-tape marks on the f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1970. R950

  10. [Schapera (I.) ed.] THE BANTU-SPEAKING TRIBES OF SOUTH AFRICA, an ethnographical survey, 453pp., illus., map, hardback, London, 1937. R4,500

Contributors include Raymond Dart, Monica Hunter, Percival Kirby and Clement Doke. Interesting inscription present on the f.f.e.p. "Mr and Mrs Stick, with affectionate greetings from the family at Adams August 1937" and signed by the principal of Adams College, Edgar Brooks, and many of the faculty members and G.G.S. Mtimkhulu, headmaster of the High School.


  1. [Webb (C. de B.) & Wright (J.B.) eds. & translators] THE JAMES STUART ARCHIVE, of recorded oral evidence relating to the history of the Zulu and neighbouring peoples, Vol. 1: Ant - Lyl, (1976) 1982, Vol. 2: Mab - Maz, 1979, Vol. 3: Mbo - Mpa, 1982, Vol. 4: Mqa - Ndu, (1986) 1986, Vol. 5 Ndu - Siv, 2001, 381+334+370+445+446pp., hardback, d.w., Killie Campbell Africana Library Manuscript Series, Vols. 1 and 4 are reprints, Pietermaritzburg, 1976-2001. R950

AFRICAN ART, PHOTOGRAPHY, ARCHITECTURE & FURNITURE

  1. __________ AFRICAN HERITAGE, featuring contemporary fine art on pots by artists from the Cape, to be auctioned by Sotheby's in aid of Operation Hunger, 24pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town, 1987. R250

Artists include Peter Clarke, Cecil Skotnes, Hylton Nel, Barbara Tyrell, Sheila Nowers, David Brown, Billy Mandindi, Sophie Peters, Sue Williamson, Pippa Skotnes and many more.


  1. [Badsha (O.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICA, THE CORDONED HEART, essays by twenty South African photographers, introduction and text by Francis Wilson, 186pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 1986. R500

Includes Paul Alberts, Omar Badsha, David Goldblatt and Chris Ledechowski and others.


  1. Baraitser (M.) & Obholzer (A.) TOWN FURNITURE OF THE CAPE, 224pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1987. R2,500

  2. __________ CAPE COUNTRY FURNITURE, a pictorial survey of regional styles, materials and techniques in the Cape Province of South Africa, 286pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w. a little worn, Cape Town, 1971. R1,000

  3. Bax (D.) HOLLANDSE EN VLAAMSE SCHILDERKUNST IN ZUID-AFRIKA, Hollandse en Vlaamse schilderijen uit de zeventiende eeuw in Zuid-Afrikaans openbaar bezit, 140pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w. a little worn, Amsterdam, 1952. R350

  4. [Bedford (E.) ed.] EZAKWANTU, beadwork from the Eastern Cape, 112pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, South African National Gallery, Cape Town, 1993. R1,500

Contributors include Patricia Davidson and Sandra Klopper.


  1. de Villiers (S.A.) OTTO LANDSBERG 1803-1905, 19th century South African artist, 120pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1974. R450

  2. Dixon (L.) illus. MALAY AND CAPE SKETCHES, with a foreword by Ruth Prouse, 22pp., b/w & colour illus., full red leather, No. 8 of an edition limited to 250 copies signed by the artist, Cape Town, 1952. R650

  3. Godby (M.) HOGARTH IN JOHANNESBURG, "A Rake's Progress" by Robert Hodgins, "Industry & Idleness" by William Kentridge, "Marriage-a-la-Mode" by Deborah Bell, 112pp., oblong 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1990. R550

  4. Groll (C.L.) THE DUTCH OVERSEAS ARCHITECTURAL SURVEY, mutual heritage of four centuries in three continents, 479pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Netherlands, 2002. R850

  5. Haenggi (F.F.) LUCAS SITHOLE 1958 - 1979, a pictorial review of Africa's major black sculptor, 236pp., illus., paperback, covers a little worn, Catalogue of the exhibition, Pretoria Art Museum, Johannesburg, 1979. R1,750

  6. Herbert (G.) MARTIENSSEN AND THE INTERNATIONAL STYLE, the modern movement in South African architecture, 283pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1975. R850

  7. Kench (J.) COTTAGE FURNITURE IN SOUTH AFRICA, 172pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 1987. R350

  8. Levinsohn (R.) ART AND CRAFT OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, treasures in transition, 144pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, inscription on f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1984. R750

  9. Lindop (B.) GERARD SEKOTO, 294pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1988. R5,000

  10. Marincowitz (P.) MEINTJES, lyrical work/liriese werk, 76pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w. a little faded, Cape Town, 1948. R550

  11. [McKay (H.M.) ed.] THE SOUTH AFRICAN DRAWINGS OF WILLIAM J. BURCHELL, Vol.1: The Bachapíns of Litãkun, Vol. 2: Landscape sketches, unpaginated., large 4to., colour illus. (some folding), half red leather binding, d.w. a little worn, Nos. 271 & 131 of an edition limited to 300 copies, Johannesburg, 1938 & 1952. R4,500

  12. Mertens (A.) photo. & Broster (J.) text AFRICAN ELEGANCE, 22pp. text + 168pp. illus., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map, full red leather, No. 9 of an edition limited to 200 copies signed by the author & photographer, Cape Town, 1973. R1,250

  13. Mitford-Barberton (I.) IVAN MITFORD-BARBERTON, beeldhouer, 63pp., illus., hardback, d.w., No. 44 of an edition limited to 500 copies, Cape Town, 1962. R300

  14. __________ IVAN MITFORD-BARBERTON, sculptor, 63pp., illus., sello-tape marking on the front and back endpapers, hardback, d.w., No. 67 of an edition limited to 500 copies, Cape Town, 1962. R300

  15. Nilant (J.H.) DIE HOUT- EN LINOSNEË VAN J. H. PIERNEEF, 197pp., 4to., illus., quarter brown leather, marble boards, No. 5 of an edition limited to 150 copies signed by the author, Cape Town, 1974. R2,500

  16. Olbrechts (F-M.) QUELQUES CHEFS-D'OEURE DE L'ART AFRICAN, des collections du Musée Royal du Congo Belge, Tervuren, 24pp., illus., paperback, Tervuren, 1952. R350

Price list loosely inserted.


  1. Pearse (G.E.) EIGHTEENTH CENTURY FURNITURE IN SOUTH AFRICA, 193pp., large 4to., illus., hardback, d.w. a little faded, Pretoria, 1960. R3,500

  2. Rankin (E.) et al IMAGES OF WOOD, aspects of the history of sculpture in the 20th - century South Africa, 186pp., 4to., illus., paperback, covers a little rubbed, Catalogue of the exhibition, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, 1989. R1,250

Includes work by Lucas Sithole, Mashego Johannes Segogela, Ivan Graham Mitford-Barberton, Ernest Methuen Mancoba, Noria Mabasa, Lippy Lipshiz etc.


  1. Rhodes National Heritage Trust AN EXHIBITION OF CAPE CHAIRS - 'N UITSTALLING VAN KAAPSE STOELE, brought together from private collections, 24pp., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, South African National Gallery, Cape Town, (c1979). R200

  2. Riefenstahl (L.) photo. & text VANISHING AFRICA, translated from the German by Kathrine Talbot, 231pp., 4to., colour illus., map, hardback, d.w., New York, 1982. R1,500

  3. [Schoonraad (M.) & Duminy (P.) comps.] BATTIS 75, 32pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Pietermaritzburg, 1981. R1,500

Published to commemorate Walter Battis's 75th birthday.


  1. [Shephard (R.) illus.] PASSING SCENE, eighteen images of southern Africa, 22pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, light spotting on cover, No. 37 of an edition limited to 200 copies signed by the artist, London, 1966. R2,500

Born in London in 1909, Rupert Shephard was appointed Director of the Michaelis School of Fine Art in Cape Town in 1948. He returned to London in 1963.


  1. Timmins (H.) TRETCHIKOFF, foreword by Stuart Cloete, unpaginated, large 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, pictorial, d.w. a little worn, Cape Town, (1969). R1,750

  2. [Vivan (I.) ed.] ALF KUMALO, fotografo Sudafricano, 163pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Fondazione delle Stelline, Rome, 1998. R1,250

Text in Italian & English. Signed by the photographer on the title page.


  1. [Vladislavic (I.) ed.] T'KAMA-ADAMASTOR, inventions of Africa in a South African painting, 188pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., quarter brown leather, red title label, buckram boards, slipcase, No. 19 of an edition limited to 20 copies signed by the artist, Johannesburg, 2000. R3,500

In 1995 the artist Cyril Coetzee was commissioned to complete the triptych of paintings in the Cullen Library at the Univ of the Witwatersrand. This book is a collection of essays by the artist, André Brink, Andries Walter Oliphant, Karel Nel, Ivor Powell and others, that document the history and inspiration behind the painting.


  1. Vogel (S.) AFRICA EXPLORES, 20th century African art, 294pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Museum of African Art, New York, 1991. R550

  2. Walton (J.) WATER-MILLS WINDMILLS AND HORSE-MILLS OF SOUTH AFRICA, 204pp., 4to., illus., maps, full brown leather, No. 4 of an edition limited to 100 copies signed by the author, Cape Town, 1974. R950

  3. __________ HOMESTEADS AND VILLAGES OF SOUTH AFRICA, 144pp., 4to., illus., maps, hardback, d.w. a little worn, Pretoria, 1965. R550

  4. Welz (S.) CAPE SILVER & SILVERSMITHS, the work of silversmiths at the Cape of Good Hope, from late 17th to mid 19th century, early problems, training, output, marking, quality with a definitive list of smiths and their marks, 172pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1976. R650

  5. Younge (G.) ART OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN TOWNSHIPS, 96pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, London, 1988. R500

EXPLORATION & BIG GAME HUNTING

  1. Alexander (Sir J.E.) AN EXPEDITION OF DISCOVERY INTO THE INTERIOR OF AFRICA, 2 Vols., 302+331pp., folding map, hardback, d.w. a liittle worn, Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1838) 1967. R750

  2. Baines (T.) EXPLORATIONS IN SOUTH-WEST AFRICA, 535pp., illus., folding maps, map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Facsimile reprint, Salisbury, (1864) 1973. R1,250

  3. Balfour (A.B.) TWELVE HUNDRED MILES IN A WAGGON, 265pp., illus., folding map, map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Facsimile reprint, Salisbury, (1895) 1970. R500

  4. Chapman (J.) TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR OF SOUTH AFRICA 1849-1863, hunting and trading journeys from Natal to Walvis Bay & visits to Lake Ngami & Victoria Falls, edited from the original manuscripts by E.C. Tabler, 2 Vols., 258+244pp., 4to., illus., folding map, hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cape Town, (1868) 1971. R1,500

  5. Cullinan (P.) ROBERT JACOB GORDON 1743-1795, the man and his travels at the Cape, 215pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., slipcase, Cape Town, 1992. R750

  6. Daniell (S.) AFRICAN SCENERY AND ANIMALS, a facsimile reprint of the aquatint plates originally published in 1804-5, with introduction and notes by Frank Bradlow, 143pp., large folio, colour plates, half blue leather, marbled boards, No. 397 of an edition limited to 550 copies signed by Frank Bradlow, Cape Town, 1976. R6,500

  7. Lucas (T.J.) CAMP LIFE AND SPORT IN SOUTH AFRICA, experiences of Kaffir warfare with the Cape Mounted Rifles, 258pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Facsimile reprint, Johannesburg, (1878) 1975. R300

  8. Millais (J.G.) A BREATH FROM THE VELDT, facsimile reproduction of the first edition of 1895, with additional frontispiece and publishers' introduction, 236pp., large 4to., illus., hardback, contained in worn box, No. 684 of an edition limited to 750 copies, Bulawayo, 1974. R1,750

  9. Möller (P.) JOURNEY IN AFRICA, through Angola, Ovampoland & Damaraland 1895 - 1896, translated from the original Swedish edition of 1899 and annotated by Ione and Jalmar Rudner, 216pp., illus., folding map, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1974. R300

  10. [Raper (P.E.) & Boucher (M.) eds.] ROBERT JACOB GORDON, Cape travels, 1777 to 1786, 2 Vols., 225+465pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, hardback, d.ws., Brenthurst Press Second Series, Johannesburg, 1988. R3,500

MILITARY HISTORY

  1. "Mac" CARTOONS OF THE GREAT WAR, 1914-1916, 112pp., 4to., illus., hardback, No. 356 of an edition limited to 400 copies signed by the artist, Cape Town, 1916. R550

  2. Bateman (P.) GENERALS OF THE ANGLO-BOER WAR, 131pp., 4to., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1977. R300

  3. Brink (J.N.) CEYLON EN DE BANNELINGEN, 224pp., illus., recased, new endpapers, dec. boards, Amsterdam, 1904. R1,250

  4. Daly (R.R.) SELOUS SCOUTS, top secret war as told to Peter Stiff, 432pp., illus., maps, full brown leather, slipcase, No. 83 of an edition limited to 1000 copies signed by Lt. Col. Ron Reid Daly & Peter Stiff, Johannesburg, 1982. R2,500

  5. Devitt (Napier) THE CONCENTRATION CAMPS IN SOUTH AFRICA, during the Anglo-Boer War of 1899-1902, 60pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 1941. R650

  6. [Harley (M.) comp.] THE ANGLO-BOER WAR AND FRENCH CARICATURE, Alfred Le Pettit, 1841-1909, 133pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 1999. R250

  7. Hibbard (M.G.) text & Hoberman (G.) photo. BOER WAR TRIBUTE MEDALS, 298pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1982. R850

  8. Maree (D.R.) BICYCLES DURING THE BOER WAR, 1899-1902, 9pp., 4to., illus., paperback, South African National Museum of Military History, Johannesburg, 1977. R200

  9. May (H.J.) MUSIC OF THE GUNS, based on two journals of the Boer War, 196pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1970. R350

"Based on two remarkable interlocking journals; one by Freda Schlosberg, a farmer's fourteen-year-old daughter, and the other by James Alexander Kay, an English doctor."


  1. Oosthuizen (P.) BOER WAR MEMORABILIA, 239pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Edmonton, 1987. R500

Signed by the author on the title page.


  1. van Wyk Smith (M.) DRUMMER HODGE, the poetry of the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902), 354pp., hardback, d.w., Oxford, 1978. R250

SOUTH AFRICAN LITERATURE & LANGUAGE

  1. Bleek (D.F.) COMPARATIVE VOCABULARIES OF BUSHMAN LANGUAGES, 94pp., hardback, Cambridge, 1929. R2,000

  2. Bosman (H.C.) THE COLLECTED WORKS OF HERMAN CHARLES BOSMAN, foreword by Lionel Abrahams, 2 Vols., 723+594pp., hardback, d.w., slipcase, Johannesburg, 1981. R550

  3. Coetzee (J.M.) DUSKLANDS, 134pp., hardback, small piece of bottom d.w. cover missing, Johannesburg, 1974. R3,500

  4. __________ AGE OF IRON, 180pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1990. R650

  5. __________ DISGRACE, 219pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1999. R500

  6. __________ FOE, 157pp., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1986. R500

  7. __________ THE HUMANITIES IN AFRICA - DIE GEITESWISSENSCHAFEN, 96pp., paperback, Munich, 2001. R250

  8. Doke (C.M.) SOUTHERN RHODESIA REPORT ON THE UNIFICATION OF THE SHONA DIALECTS, carried out under the auspices of the Government of Southern Rhodesia and the Carnegie Corporation, 156pp., illus., folding maps, hardback, Government of Southern Rhodesia, (Salisbury), 1931. R750

  9. du Toit (S.J.) COMPARATIVE GRAMMER, of English and Cape Dutch, 32pp., rebound in brown rexine, Second revised edition, Paarl, 1902. R350

Text in Afrikaans & English.


  1. Farred (G.) MIDFIELDER'S MOMENT, coloured literature and culture in contemporary South Africa, 178pp., hardback, d.w., Boulder, 2000. R950

  2. Jacottet (E.) A GRAMMAR OF THE SESUTO LANGUAGE, with the help of Z.P. Mangoaela & edited by C.M. Doke, 209pp., hardback, Bantu Studies Vol. 3: Jan. 1927, special number, Johannesburg, 1927. R650

  3. Kunene (D.P.) THOMAS MOFOLO, and the emergence of written Sesotho Prose, 251pp., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1989. R200

  4. Plaatje (Sol. T.) MHUDI, an epic of South African native life a hundred years ago, 225pp., light foxing throughout, hardback, spine worn, Lovedale, 1930. R750

  5. Rive (R.) WRITING BLACK, 221pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1981. R450

  6. __________ SELECTED WRITINGS, stories, essays, plays, 182pp., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1977. R450

  7. Roberts (Rev.C.) A ZULU MANUAL OR VADE-MECUM, being a companion volume to "The Zulu-Kafir Language" and the "English-Zulu Dictionary", 153pp., hardback, London, 1900. R750

  8. Shepherd (R.H.W.) BANTU LITERATURE AND LIFE, 198pp., paperback, Lovedale, 1955. R200

  9. Smith (Alexander McCall) IN THE COMPANY OF CHEERFUL LADIES, 231pp., hardback, d.w., No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Series, London, 2004. R350

Signed by the author on the title page.


  1. __________ BLUE SHOES AND HAPPINESS, 233pp., hardback, d.w., No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Series, Edinburgh, 2006. R350

Signed by the author on the title page.


  1. Soyinka (W.) AKÉ, the years of childhood, 230pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1981. R250

NAMIBIA & SOUTH WEST AFRICA

  1. Gewald (J-B.) HERERO HEROES, a socio-political history of the Herero of Namibia 1890-1923, 310pp., illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 1999. R250

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


  1. Hoernlé (W.) THE SOCIAL ORGANIZATION OF THE NAMA, and other essays, edited by Peter Cartens, 154pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 1985. R200

  2. Lau (B.) SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NAMIBIA IN JONKER AFRIKANER'S TIME, 162pp., illus., maps, paperback, Windhoek Archives Publications Series No. 8, Windhoek, 1987. R200

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


  1. Levinson (O.) DIAMONDS IN THE DESERT, the story of August Stauch and his times, 172pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1983. R650

  2. Moir (S.) & Crittenden (H.T.) NAMIB NARROW-GAUGE, 154pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Second edition, Benoryn, No date (c1982). R550

  3. [Mossop (E.E.) ed.] THE JOURNALS OF BRINK AND RHENIUS, being The Journal of Carel Frederik Brink of the journey into Great Namaqualand (1761-2) made by Captain Hendrik Hop, and, The Journal of Ensign Johannes Tobial Rhenius (1724), 160pp., illus., folding maps, hardback, Van Riebeeck Society First Series No. 40, Cape Town, 1947. R350

  4. Rehbock (Th.) DEUTSCH-SÜDWEST-AFRIKA, seine wirtschaftliche Erschliessung unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Nutzbarmachung des Wassers. Bericht über das Ergebnis einer im Auftrage des "Syndikates für Bewässerungsanlagen in Deutsch-Südwest-Afrika" durch das Herero- und Gross-Namaland unternommenen Reise, 257pp., 4to., illus., recased, 11 folding maps in back pocket, Berlin, 1898. R7,500

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


  1. Scheel (W.) DEUTSCHLANDS KOLONIEN, in achtzig farbenphotographischen Abbildungen nach eigenen Naturauffnahmen von Dr. R. Lohmeyer, Kunstmaler, Br. Marquardt und Photochemiker Ed. Kiewning, 159pp., colour illus., folding map, pic. boards, Berlin, 1912. R750

  2. [Serton (Dr. P.) ed.] THE NARRATIVE AND JOURNAL OF GERALD MCKIERNAN, in South West Africa 1874-1879, 197pp., folding map, hardback, Van Riebeeck Society First Series No. 35, Cape Town, 1954. R350

  3. [Stals (E.L.P) ed.] THE COMMISSIONS OF W.C. PALGRAVE, special emissary to South West Africa 1876-1885, 441pp., illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Van Riebeeck Society Second Series No. 21, Cape Town, 1991. R350

  4. Tabler (E.C.) PIONEERS OF SOUTH WEST AFRICA AND NGAMILAND, 1738-1880, 142pp., hardback, d.w. a little worn, Cape Town, 1973. R650

  5. [Tindall (B.A.) ed.] THE JOURNAL OF JOSEPH TINDALL, missionary in South West Africa 1839-55, 221pp., illus., folding map, hardback, Van Riebeeck Society First Series No. 40, Cape Town, 1959. R350

NATURAL HISTORY

  1. [Adamson (R.S.) & Salter (T.M.) eds.] FLORA OF THE CAPE PENINSULA, 889pp., map on endpapers, hardback, front hinge a little loose, Cape Town, 1950. R750

  2. Barnard (K.H.) A PICTORIAL GUIDE TO SOUTH AFRICAN FISHES, marine and freshwater, 226pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, No date. R250

  3. Frandsen (J.) BIRDS OF THE SOUTH WESTERN CAPE, 258pp., colour illus., map on f.f.e.p., inscription on f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1982. R350

  4. Liebenberg (D.) THE DRAKENSBERG OF NATAL, 177pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, map on endpapers, hardback, Cape Town, 1972. R350

  5. Lucas (A.) text & Pike (B.) illus. WILD FLOWERS OF THE WITWATERSRAND, 113pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., full red leather, No. 12 of an edition limited to 100 copies, signed by the author & illustrator, Cape Town, 1971. R850

  6. [Orffer (C.J.) ed.] WINE GRAPE CULTIVARS IN SOUTH AFRICA, 111pp., colour illus., map on endpapers, hardback, worn d.w., Cape Town, 1979. R300

  7. Pickford (P.) photo. & Schrauwen (J.) comp. WEST COAST, a circle of season in South Africa, 204pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., slipcase, Cape Town, 1991. R850

  8. Rourke (J.P.) & Lincoln (Thalia) MIMETES, an illustrated account of Mimetes Salisbury and Orothamnus Pappe, two notable Cape Genera of the Proteaceae, 177pp., elephant folio (65 x 48 cms.), 14 colour plates, full calf-green back & brown sides, One of an edition limited to 500 copies, Cape Town, 1982. R4,500

  9. Rousseau (F.) THE PROTEACEAE OF SOUTH AFRICA, 110pp., 4to., colour illus., full green leather (a little worn on the corners), No. 202 of an edition limited to 250 copies, signed by the author, Cape Town, 1970. R550

  10. Rowan (M.K.) THE DOVES, PARROTS, LOURIES AND CUCKOOS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 429pp., colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1983. R350

A SELECTION FROM SOUTH AFRICAN STOCK

  1. __________ THE BUTHELEZI COMMISSION, the requirements for stability and development in KwaZulu and Natal, 2 Vols., 455+483pp., maps, paperbacks, Durban, (1982). R300

  2. Axelson (E.) PORTUGUESE IN SOUTH-EAST AFRICA 1600-1700, 226pp., maps, hardback, d.w., Reprint, Johannesburg, (1960) 1969. R450

  3. Becker (P.) THE HILL OF DESTINY, the life and times of Moshesh, founder of the Basotho, 294pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 1969. R300

  4. __________ PATH OF BLOOD, the rise and conquests of Mzilikazi, founder of the Matabele tribe of Southern Africa, 289pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 1962. R300

  5. Becker (P.) text & photo. TRAILS & TRIBES IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, 211pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, full green leather with blind stamp & gilt decorations, No. 21 of an edition limited to 70 copies signed by the author, London, 1975. R950

  6. __________ TRAILS & TRIBES IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, 211pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 1975. R450

  7. Bernstein (H.) THE RIFT, the exile experience of South Africans, 516pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1994. R350

Black Review

  1. [Gwala (M.P.) ed.] BLACK REVIEW, 1973, 196pp., paperback, Black Community Programmes, Durban, 1974. R250

  2. [Khoapa (B.A.) ed.] BLACK REVIEW, 1972, 227pp., paperback, Black Community Programmes, Durban, 1973. R250

  3. [Mbanjwa (T.) ed.] BLACK REVIEW, 1974/5, 224pp., paperback, Black Community Programmes, Durban, 1975. R250

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  1. Bot (A.K.) A CENTURY OF EDUCATION IN THE TRANSVAAL, 1836-1936, 163pp., illus., hardback, Pretoria, 1936. R350

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


  1. Burman (J.) GREAT SHIPWRECKS OFF THE COAST OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 155pp., illus., maps, map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1967. R500

  2. Callaway (G.) PIONEERS IN PONDOLAND, 199pp., illus., map, a little foxing on endpapers, hardback, worn d.w., Alice, No date (c1938). R450

  3. City of Cape Town SOUVENIR PROGRAMME, of the visit of their Majesties King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, and their Royal Highnesses Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret, to Cape Town 17th February, 1947, 16+16pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1947. R250

Text in Afrikaans & English.


  1. Coetzee (R.) THE SOUTH AFRICAN CULINARY TRADITION, the origin of South Africa's culinary arts during the 17th and 18th centuries, and 167 authentic recipes of this period, 128pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cape Town, (1977) 1988. R350

  2. __________ SPYS EN DRANK, die ontstaan van die Afrikaanse eetkultuur gedurende die 17de en 18de eeu, met 167 reseppe van traditionele geregte, 128pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cape Town, (1977) 1978. R350

  3. Colvin (I.) THE LIFE OF JAMESON, 2 Vols., 314+352pp., illus., maps, endpapers a little foxed, hardback, corners lightly bumped, London, 1922. R750

  4. de Beer (M.) THE LION MOUNTAIN, and the story of Bantry Bay, Clifton and Camps Bay on the Atlantic coast of the Cape Peninsula, 176pp., 4to., illus., maps, bookplate on front endpaper, hardback, d.w. a little worn, Cape Town, 1987. R350

  5. de Villiers (M.) WHITE TRIBE DREAMING, apartheid's bitter roots as witnessed by eight generations of an Afrikaner family, 420pp., illus., map, ownership inscription on f.f.e.p., hardback, d.w., New York, 1988. R350

  6. Dracopoli (J.L.) SIR ANDRIES STOCKENSTROM 1792 - 1864, the origins of the racial conflict in South Africa, 211pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1969. R300

Drum Magazine

  1. Nicol (M.) A GOOD-LOOKING CORPSE, 402pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 1991. R350

History of Drum magazine in the 1950s.


  1. [Patel (E.) ed.] THE WORLD OF NAT NAKASA, 206pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1975) 1985. R95

  2. [Schadeberg (J.) ed.] THE FINEST PHOTOS FROM THE OLD DRUM, prologue by Oswald Mtshali and epilogue by Anthony Sampson, 130pp., 4to., illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 1987. R900

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  1. [Germond (R.C.) ed. & trans.] CHRONICLES OF BASUTOLAND, a running commentary on the events of the years 1830 - 1902 by the French protestant missionaries in Southern Africa, 583pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Morija, 1967. R350

  2. Green (L.G.) AUTHORS' POST-WAR GUIDE, 142pp., hardback, d.w., London, 1947. R350

  3. Haysom (N.) TOWARDS AN UNDERSTANDING OF PRISON GANGS, 47pp., 4to., paperback, stapled, Institute of Criminology, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 1981. R250

  4. Hertz (Rabbi Dr. J.H.) THE JEW IN SOUTH AFRICA, 22pp., some foxing, paperback, Johannesburg, 1905. R300

  5. Junod (H.P.) MODERN CORRECTION, outlines of a modern correctional system in society's fight against delinquency and crime, foreword by Dr. The Hon. F.E.T. Krause, 31pp., paperback, The Penal Reform League of South Africa, Penal Reform Pamphet No. 8, Pretoria, 1956. R500

Inscribed to Percy Yutar by Dr. The Hon. F.E.T. Krause on the front cover.


  1. Kayle (A.) SALVAGE OF THE BIRKENHEAD, 151pp., b/w & colour illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1990. R300

  2. Lichtenstein (W.H.C.) FOUNDATION OF THE CAPE - ABOUT THE BECHUANAS, being a history of the discovery and colonisation of Southern Africa - fragment of an unpublished manuscript written circa 1811 and a translation of "Ueber der Beetjuanas" originally published in 1807, translated, edited with a biographical introduction by Dr. O. H. Spohr, 113pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1973. R400

  3. Lobato (A.) ANTÓNIO DE SALDANHA, his times and his achievements, englished [sic] by M. Freire de Andrade, 138pp., paperback, Lisbon, 1962. R250

  4. Manuel (G.) THE COLOURED PEOPLE, a bibliography, 18pp., paperback, stapled, Bibliographical Series, Univ. of Cape Town, School of Librarianship, 1943, Cape Town. R250

  5. Maré (G.) & Hamilton (G.) AN APPETITE FOR POWER, Buthelezi's Inkatha and South Africa, 261pp., illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 1987. R150

  6. Molsbergen (Dr.E.C.G.) DE STICHTER VAN HOLLANDS ZUID-AFRIKA JAN VAN RIEBEECK, 1618-1677, 297pp., illus., recased, corners strengthened, new endpapers, hardback, Amsterdam, 1912. R850

  7. Mostert (N.) FRONTIERS, the epic of South Africa's creation and the tragedy of the Xhosa people, 1355pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., New York, 1992. R650

  8. Nash (M.) HOME?, an introduction to the housing crisis in Cape Town, 77pp., illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 1976. R150

  9. National Union of South African Students BEYOND REFORM, the challenge of change, speeches presented at the NUSAS July festival held at UCT, July 1983, 128pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 1983. R250

Contributors include David Webster, Popo Molefe, Trevor Manuel, Leila Patel, Andrew Boraine, Mary Burton, Murpheson Morobe and some others.


  1. __________ EDUCATION, weapon and tool, speeches, Nusas July Festival, 66pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 1982. R250

Contributors include Dave Webster, Patrick Harries and Joe Phaahla.


  1. Pan Africanist Congress of Azania THE NATIONAL MANDATE IN AZANIA, 66pp., paperback, No place, No date (c1980). R300

  2. Pauw (J.) INTO THE HEART OF DARKNESS, confessions of apartheid's assassins, 346pp., illus., paperback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1997. R1,500

  3. Pool (G.) PIONIERSPOORWEË IN DUITS-SUIDWES-AFRIKA, 1897-1915, 301pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w. a little worn, Durban, 1982. R350

  4. [Potgieter D.J. et al eds.] STANDARD ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, 12 Vols., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 1970-1976. R3,500

  5. Simon (J.M.) BISHOP FOR THE HOTTENTOTS, African memories 1882-1909, 235pp., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., New York, 1959. R250

  6. Sisulu (W.) THE ROAD TO LIBERATION, 30th T.B. Davie Memorial Lecture, 6pp., paperback, covers a little rubbed, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 1990. R150

  7. Smith (A.W.) & Bourne (D.E.) SPIRIT OF STEAM, locomotives in South Africa, 137pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 1983. R500

  8. Smith (J.S.) BUTHELEZI, the biography, 274pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 1988. R150

  9. [Stewart (J.)] LOVEDALE, South Africa, illustrated by fifty views from photographs with introduction by James Stewart, 110pp., 4to., illus., hardback, Edinburgh, 1894. R850

  10. Stockenstrom (A.) THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE LATE SIR ANDRIES STOCKENSTROM, BART., sometime lieutenant-governor of the eastern province of the colony of the Cape of Good Hope, edited by his son-in-law, the Honourable C.W.Hutton…, 2 Vols., 440+467pp., folding maps, hardback, Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1887) 1964. R550

  11. Sweet Food & Allied Workers Union FIGHT FOR A LIVING WAGE, story of bread workers' militant struggle for a living wage July 1985, 11pp., illus., paperback, Durban, 1985. R250

Photographs by Billy Paddock, Omar Badsha and Ian Bissel.


  1. Theal (G.M.) HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA BEFORE 1505, 11 Vol., 11 vols., hardback, Facsimile reprint, Cape Town, (1910) 1964. R2,750

  2. van den Heever (Prof. Dr. C.M.) & Pienaar (Prof. Dr. P. de V.) KULTUURGESKIEDENIS VAN DIE AFRIKANER, die eerste beskrywing van die boere-volkslewe in al sy vertakkinge, 3 Vols., 453+465+534pp., 4to., illus., maps, inscription on reverse of f.f.e.ps., hardback, d.w. (d.w. of Vol. 2 is lightly foxed), Cape Town, 1945-1947-1950. R750

  3. von Kotze (A.) ORGANISE & ACT, the Natal Workers Theatre Movement 1983 - 1987, 127pp., illus.,paperback, Department of Industrial Sociology, University of Natal, Durban, 1988. R200

Photographs by Omar Badsha, Cedric Nunn, Myron Peters, Chris Ballentine and Rafik Mayet.


  1. Wannenburgh (A.) FORGOTTEN FRONTIERSMEN, 194pp., illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, No date (c1980). R300

  2. Whisson (M.G.) THE FAIREST CAPE?, an account of the Coloured people in the district of Simonstown, 37pp., map, paperback, South African Institute of Race Relations, Cape Town, 1972. R95

  3. Whisson (M.G.) & Kahn (S.) COLOURED HOUSING IN CAPE TOWN, a report to the Board of Social Responsibility of the Diocese of Cape Town, 57pp., illus., folding map, paperback, Cape Town, 1969. R250

MISCELLANEOUS

  1. Abbey (J.R.) TRAVEL IN AQUATINT AND LITHOGRAPHY, 1770-1860, Vol. 1: World, Europe, Africa. Vol. 2: Asia, Oceania, Antartica, America, 299+675pp., 4to., illus., bookplates on front endpapers, hardback, d.w. (Vol. 1 without d.w.), Reprint, London, (1956) 1972. R2,500

  2. Avedon (Richard) AN AUTO-BIOGRAPHY, unpaginated, large 4to., illus., plastic d.w. torn on front, hardback, New York, 1993. R1,750

  3. __________ EVIDENCE, essays by Jane Livingston and Adam Gopnik, 183pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Catalogue of the exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1994. R1,750

  4. Bartram (A.) FUTURIST TYPOGRAPHY AND THE LIBERATED TEXT, 160pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., New Haven, 2005. R350

  5. Bradshaw (T.) THE BLOOMSBURY ARTIST, prints and book design, introduction by James Beechey and foreword by Angelica Garnett, 95pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Catalogue of the exhibition, Bloomsbury Workshop, Reprint, London, (1999) 2000. R450

  6. Bruijn (J.R.), Gaastra (F.S.) & Schöffer (I.) DUTCH-ASIATIC SHIPPING IN THE 17TH AND 18TH CENTURIES, Vol. 1: Introductory volume, Vol. 2: Outward-bound voyages from the Netherlands to Asia and the Cape (1595-1794), Vol. 3: Homeward-bound voyages from Asia and the Cape to the Netherlands (1597-1795), 356+765+626pp., 4to., bookplate on f.f.e.p., hardback, The Hague, 1979-1987. R3,500

  7. Carey (P.) TRUE HISTORY OF THE KELLY GANG, 341pp., illus., map on endpapers, hardback, d.w., New York, 2000. R350

Signed by the author on the title page.


  1. Cave (R.) & Manson (S.) A HISTORY OF THE GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS, 1920-1960, 279pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2002. R950

  2. Compton (S.) RUSSIAN AVANT-GARDE BOOKS, 1917-34, 175pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cambridge, 1993. R450

  3. Desmond (R.) GREAT NATURAL HISTORY BOOKS AND THEIR CREATORS, 176pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2003. R450

  4. Drew (N.) & Sternberger (P.) BY ITS COVER, modern American book cover design, 192pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, New York, 2005. R495

  5. [Foot (M.M.) ed.] ELOQUENT WITNESS, bookbindings and their history, a volume of essays dedicated to the memory of Dr. Phiroze Randeria, 328pp., b/w & colur illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2004. R500

  6. Henrey (B.) BRITISH BOTANICAL AND HORICULTURAL LITERATURE BEFORE 1800, comprising a history and bibliography of botanical and horticultural books printed in England, Scotland, and Ireland from the earliest times until 1800, Vol. 1: The Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries, history and bibliography. Vol. 2: The Eighteenth Century, history. Vol. 3: The Eighteeth Century, bibliography, 290+748+142pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, slipcase, Oxford, 1975. R1,750

  7. Hunter (M.) & Kelly (J.) A CENTURY FOR THE CENTURY, fine printed books 1900 to 1999, 110pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Revised and enlarged edition, New York, 2004. R395

  8. Mark (Mary Ellen) photo. EXPOSURE, introduction by Weston Naef, 288pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Reprint, London, (2005) 2006. R450

Signed by the photographer on the title page.


  1. Ryan (D.) LETTER PERFECT, the art of modernist typography 1896-1953, 107pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Catalogue of the exhibition, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, 2001. R150

  2. Tidcombe (M.) THE DOVES PRESS, 258pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2002. R950

  3. Wilson (A.) THE DESIGN OF BOOKS, 159pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Reprint, San Francisco, (1967) 1993. R250

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

  1. Cocks (C.) FIREFORCE, one man's war in the Rhodesian Light Infantry, 306pp., illus., maps, paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1988) 2006. R185

  2. Croukamp (D.) ONLY MY FRIENDS CALL ME "CROUKS", Rhodesian reconnaissance specialist, 478pp., illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R335

  3. David (S.) VICTORIA'S WARS, the rise of empire, 503pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 2006. R250

  4. Grundlingh (A.) DYNAMICS OF TREASON, Boer collaboration in the South African War of 1899-1902, 532pp., illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R200

First published in Afrikaans in 1979.


  1. Lemon (D.) NEVER QUITE A SOLDIER, a Rhodesian policeman's war 1971-1982, 264pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R195

First published in the UK in 2000.


  1. Lunderstedt (S.) BLACK INVOLVEMENT IN THE NORTHERN CAPE DURING THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR, 1899-1902, an overview, 70pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Sol Plaatje Educational Trust, Kimberley, 2006. R110

  2. McLean (S.) SQUADRONS, of the South African Air Force and their aircraft, 1920-2005, 464pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2005. R560

  3. Munro (A.) WINSTON SPECIALS, troopships via the Cape 1940-1943, 509pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Liskeard, 2006. R375

  4. Parker (J.) ASSIGNMENT SELOUS SCOUTS, inside story of a Rhodesian Special Branch officer, 360pp., maps, b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R240

Philatelic Federation of South Africa

  1. Birkhead (H.) & Groenewald (J.) THE PSEUDO-SIEGE OF SCHWEIZER-RENEKE, 63pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Anglo-Boer War Centenary Series, No. 2, Johannesburg, 2005. R220

  2. __________ WHEREWITHAL OF WOLMARANSSTAD, 59pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback + 4pp. addendum, Anglo-Boer War Centenary Series, No. 1, Johannesburg, 1999. R180

____________

  1. Thompson (J.) UNPOPULAR WAR, from afkak to bosbefok, 238pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

Recollections of former National Servicemen: medics, pilots and Special Force members who fought in Namibia and Angola in the 1970s, 80s and early 90s.


  1. Uys (I.) DEVIL'S WOOD, 98pp., illus., map, paperback, Knysna, 2006. R100

The history of the World War 1 battle fought by South African troops that lasted from mid July to August 1916.


  1. van Schoor (M.) GENERAAL J.C.G. KEMP, en die epiese woestyntog, 376pp., maps, illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R186

  2. Wiid (R.) & West (W.) DIE ORANJERIVIERKAMPE, tydens die Anglo-Boereoorlog 1899-1902, 125pp., illus., map, hardback, Pretoria, 2002. R155

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - ANTHROPOLOGY & CULTURAL STUDIES

  1. Bank (A.) BUSHMEN IN A VICTORIAN WORLD, the remarkable story of the Bleek-Lloyd collection of Bushman folklore, 422pp., illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R185

  2. Berger (L.) & Hilton-Barber (B.) A GUIDE TO STERKFONTEIN, and the Cradle of Humankind, 88pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  3. [Luedke (T.) & West (H.) eds.] BORDERS AND HEALERS, brokering therapeutic resources in southeast Africa, 223pp., illus., paperback, Bloomington, 2006. R299

Includes "Of Markets and Medicine: the changing significance of Zimbabwean muti in the age of intensified globalization" by David Simmons, "Presidents, Bishops, and Mothers: the construction of authority in Mozambican healing" by Tracy Luedke and "Shifting Geographies of Suffering and Recovery: traumatic storytelling after apartheid" by Christopher Colvin.


  1. Murphy (I.) & Ball (D.) photo. & Ellert (H.) text MAGIC OF MAKISHI, masks & traditions of Zimbabwe, 144pp., colour illus., hardback, Bath, (2004). R236

  2. Parkington (J.) SHORELINES, STRANDLOPERS AND SHELL MIDDENS, archaeology of the Cape coast, photography and design by Neil Rusch, 127pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

  3. Plissart (M.) photo. & de Boeck (F.) text KINSHASA, tales of the invisible city, 285pp., colour illus., paperback, Tervuren, 2004. R425

This book has been published as a sequel to the exhibition "Kinshasa, the imaginary city".


Sol Plaatje Education Trust

  1. Barnard (L.) et al LAND OF DESTINY, the livestock farmers of the Richtersveld, 33pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Kimberley, 2005. R90

  2. Cronje (J.) GRIQUA OF THE NORTHERN CAPE, land ownership, identity and leadership, 71pp., 4to., maps, illus., paperback, Kimberley, 2006. R125

  3. Molapisi (M.) FROM FARMS TO PERI-URBAN, an anthropological insight into the life histories and socio-cultural changes amongst Ama-Xhosa of Kuyasa (Colesberg) in the northern Cape, 31pp., 4to., paperback, Kimberley, 2005. R110

  4. Robbins (D.) SAN JOURNEY, the story of the !Xun and Khwe of Platfontein, 45pp., 4to., illus., spiralbound paperback, Kimberley, (2006). R90

  5. Segoje (G.) LIFE HISTORIES OF THE BATSWANA OF SCHMIDTSDRIFT, 33pp., 4to., maps, illus., paperback, Kimberley, 2006. R90

____________

  1. Young (R.) COLONIAL DESIRE, hybridity in theory, culture and race, 236pp., paperback, Reprint, Abingdon & New York, (1995) 2003. R342

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

  1. Jolly (P.) TWO RELATED ROCK ART CONSERVATION/EDUCATION PROJECTS IN LESOTHO, a final and an interim report, 31pp., 4to., illus., spiralbound paperback, 2006. R75

  2. [Lee (R.) & Daly (R.) eds.] CAMBRIDGE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HUNTERS AND GATHERERS, 511pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Reprint, Cambridge, (1999) 2006. R280

  3. [Pickering (Y.) & Longden (C.) eds.] 'THE WAY IT USED TO BE', the lives of Haillom Elders, a series of interviews carried out with Haillom elders, by Haillom youth, 46pp., 4to., maps, illus., paperback, Working Group of Indigenous Minorities in Southern Africa, Windhoek, 2006. R120

  4. Rousseau (L.) GROOT AVONTUUR, wondere van die lewe op aarde, 343pp., illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R175

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

  1. __________ DUE - SOUTH, travel guide to South African craft sites, 386pp., maps, colour illus., paperback, Second edition, Erasmuskloof, (2004) 2006. R340

  2. __________ ROUGH GUIDE TO WORLD MUSIC, Vol. 1: Africa & Middle East, 656pp., illus., paperback, Third edition, London, (1994) 2006. R250

The South African section is written by Rob Allingham, Gregory Mthemba-Salter, Gwen Ansell and Mark Hudson and includes a section on Zulu Acapella, traditional music, Kwaito, jazz, gospel and much more.


  1. __________ ROGER BOTEMBE, trans-symbolism, 32pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Gallery MOMO, Johannesburg, 2005. R125

  2. __________ TERRITORIES OF THE HEART, a solo exhibition by Anne Gollifer, 17pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Museu Nacional de Arte, Maputo, Gaborone, 2006. R125

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. __________ FELÍCÍTA, [Ana Felicidade Dias Fernandes], 10pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Museu Nacional de Arte, Maputo, 2005. R125

  2. __________ GOODMAN GALLERY AT ART BASEL, June 2006, 8 cards in envelope, colour illus., Catalogue of the exhibition, Johannesburg, 2006. R90

Each card illustrates the artists in the show: Mikhael Subotsky, David Goldblatt, Penny Siopis, Moshekwa Langa, Francis Goodman, Kendell Geers and William Kentridge.


  1. __________ GOODMAN GALLERY BASEL ART FAIR CATALOGUE, 28pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Johannesburg, 2004. R90

  2. __________ ABOUT FACE, 24pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell-Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R50

Portraits painted by Cameron Platter, Nigel Mullins, Norman O'Flynn, Paul du Toit, Sanell Aggenbach and Tanya Poole.


  1. __________ MARIEKE KRUGER, to a promised land, 8pp., folded card, illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell-Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R30

  2. Allan (L.) et al BETWEEN FOOTHOLD AND FLIGHT, 116pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Graham's Fine Art Gallery, Johannesburg, 2006. R365

Foreword by Elza Miles. Artists include Walter Battiss, Stanley Pinker, Gerard Sekoto and others.


  1. Appleson (T.) photo. & Green (A.) et al text FREE GROUND, 240pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2006. R635

The photographs were taken by Trevor Appleson in his portable studio in and around Cape Town from 2000 to 2004.


  1. Ballot (M.) BETTIE CILLIERS-BARNARD, towards infinity, 176pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R270

  2. Batchen (G.) YOU TRAVEL FAR, Ian van Coller, 21pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, 2003. R125

  3. [Beccaria (M.) curator & text] CANDICE BREITZ, mother + father, 95pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Rivoli-Torine, Milan, 2005. R314

Text in English and Italian.


  1. [Bickford-Smith (V.) & Mendelsohn (R.) eds.] BLACK AND WHITE IN COLOUR, African history on screen, 374pp., paperback, Oxford, Cape Town etc, 2006. R175

Includes Nigel Worden: "What are we?: 'Proteus' and the problematising of history", Carolyn Hamilton and Litheko Modisane: "The Public Lives of Historical Films: the case of 'Zulu' and 'Zulu Dawn'", "Picturing Apartheid: with a particular focus on 'Hollywood' histories of the 1970s" by Vivian Bickford-Smith and much more.


  1. Bieber (J.) photo. BETWEEN DOGS AND WOLVES, growing up with South Africa, 129pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

First published in Amsterdam in 2006.


  1. Borman (J.) HENNIE NIEMANN JNR, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Johans Borman Fine Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R85

  2. Cabral (A.) et al VÍCTOR SOUSSA, pintura, 12pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Museu Nacional de Arte, Maputo, 2006. R125

  3. Cunningham (A.) & Terry (M.) AFRICAN BASKETRY, grassroots art from southern Africa, 208pp., 4to., map, b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w, Cape Town, 2006. R325

  4. de Vos (P.) photo. & text MILIEU, 261pp., illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R208

Photographs of South African artists, writers, dancers, singers etc. Text in English and Afrikaans.


  1. di Salvo (M.) CROSSES OF ETHIOPIA, the sign of faith, evolution and form, 175pp., 4to., map, b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Milan, 2006. R795

  2. Dodd (A.) MARCO CIANFANELLI, projected development, 25pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Gallery MOMO, Johannesburg, 2005. R125

  3. Enwezor (O.) SNAP JUDGEMENTS, new positions in contemporary African photography, 383pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Catalogue of the exhibition, International Centre of Photography, New York, 2006. R846

  4. Ernst (J.) ANTON VAN WOUW, 'n Biografie, 128pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R100

Anton van Wouw was a sculptor who died in 1945.


  1. Fraser (C.) photo. & Magona (S.) text MUD CHIC, lifestyle & inspiration from the Xhosa people of the old Transkei, 190pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R342

  2. Gillespie (L.) INNOVATIVE THREADS, a decade of South African fibre art, 138pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R250

  3. Gioia (T.) WORK SONGS, 352pp., hardback, d.w., Durham, 2006. R295

History of songs sung at work, including Mbube, the capella singing of South African miners.


  1. Grant (R.) WAH-WAH DIARIES, the making of a film, 262pp., paperback, London, 2006. R135

Richard Grant wrote and directed "Wah-Wah" based on his childhood in Swaziland.


Graphic Art

  1. Comicworx SHOWCASE, Edition 1, Vol. 1, No. 1, 80pp., illus., paperback, no place, 2006. R35

  2. Daly (J.) illus. & text SCRUBLANDS, 126pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Seattle, 2006. R155

Joe Daly is a South African cartoonist. This is the first time he has been published in the US.


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  1. Guthrie (R.) et al CHAPUNGU, the family, an African perspective, 35pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, Cape Town, 2003. R75

Exhibition of stone sculptures by Shona artists: Fabian Madamombe, Agnes Nyanhongo, Taylor Nkomo and many others.


  1. Hall (S.) ZULU, with some guts behind it, the making of the epic movie, 431pp., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Revised edition, Sheffield, (2005) 2006. R400

Everything you wanted to know about the film "Zulu" which was made in 1963.


  1. [Hallett (G.) ed.] YOUTH 2 YOUTH, 30 years after Soweto '76, 141pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R160

A collection of colour photographs taken by young photographers celebrating the transformation of young people's lives since 1976.


  1. Hallett (G.) photo. PORTRAITS OF AFRICAN WRITERS, introduction by Keorapetse Kgositsile, 156pp., 4to., illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 2006. R280

Includes text by James Matthews and poems by Lesogo Rampolokeng and Finuala Dowling.


  1. Harris (S.) WHO'S WHERE IN CAPE ARCHITECTURE, a directory of people and places, compiled from Hans Fransen's 'The Old Buildings of the Cape' with additional material from de Villiers and Pama's 'Genealogies', 'The Dictionary of South African Biography' and other selected sources, 80pp., 4to., paperback, Vernacular Architecture Society of South Africa, Cape Town, 2006. R55

  2. Hatfield (N.) text & Botha (L.) photo. BEAUTIFUL HOMES OF SOUTH AFRICA, 192pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R350

  3. [Herbst (A.) ed.] EMERGING SOLUTIONS, for musical arts education in Africa, 349pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R200

Based on the PASMAE [Pan African Society for Musical Arts Education] conference in Kenya 2003. Includes "Indigenous Music Theatre of the Tsanga People of South Africa" by Nyiko Nelson Manganya.


  1. Hirschowitz (S.) photo. & Coetzee (J.) text HATFUL OF MEMORIES, a Boerseun and a Joodjie celebrate their common heritage, 149pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2004. R400

  2. Hundt (S.) et al TYRONE APPOLLIS, today and yesterday, 53pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Sanlam Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  3. Johnson (K.) et al PAUL DU TOIT, 160pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R300

There is also a DVD for R150.


Journals

  1. [du Plessis (J.) ed.] CONTEMPO, arts + culture + design, June/July 2006, No. 2, 160pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R35

Articles on Pieter Hugo, Santu Mofokeng, Lien Botha, Peter Magubane, Roger Ballen, Jo Ractliffe and much more.


  1. __________ CONTEMPO, arts + culture + design, April/May 2006, No. 1, 128pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R35

Robyn Sassen looks at the conceptual art of Willem Boshoff, Stephan Erasmus and Strijdom van der Merwe, Alex Dodd has a conversation with William Kentridge and much more.


  1. [Edjabe (N.) ed.] CHIMURENGA 9, conversations in Luanda and other graphic stories, 189pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R53

  2. [Hartzenberg (R.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICAN JOURNAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY, Vol. 1, Issue 2, June 2006, 68pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R30

The first issue was only available online. Work by Karin Miller, Pieter Hugo, David Goldblatt, Paul Weinberg and many others.


  1. [Knox (B.) ed.] LOOK AWAY, a quarterly showcase for student artists, Issue 1, Quarter 1, 45pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R25

  2. __________ LOOK AWAY, showcasing raw artistic talent, Issue 2, Quarter 2, 53pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R25

  3. [Mitha (H.) et al eds.] CONTEMPO, arts + culture + design, August/September 2006, No. 3, 96pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R68

Articles on architect Revel Fox, artists Wim Botha, Richard Scott, Aryan Kaganoff and much more.


  1. [O'Toole (S.) ed.] ART SOUTH AFRICA, Vol. 5, Issue 1, Spring 2006, 96pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70

Includes Rory Bester on Joachim Schonfeldt's three-headed lioness sculpture, Tracy Murinik interviews Wangechi Mutu, Kathryn Smith interviews Roselee Goldberg, Nicholas Hlobo discusses his recent performance art work and much more.


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

Includes Ashraf Jamal on David Lurie, Sean O'Toole on Billie Zangewa and much more.


  1. [Russo (G.) ed.] ONE SMALL SEED, design, architecture, photography, art, international styles, lifestyle, Issue 3, 2nd Quarter, 2006, 128pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R24

  2. __________ ONE SMALL SEED, design, architecture, photography, art, international styles, lifestyle, Issue 4, 3rd Quarter, 160pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R24

  3. __________ ONE SMALL SEED, design, architecture, photography, art, international styles, lifestyle, Issue 2, 1st Quarter, 2006, 111pp., b.w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R24

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  1. Kentridge (W.) WILLIAM KENTRIDGE, thinking aloud, conversations with Angela Breidbach, 120pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R400

  2. Lamprecht (A.) CAMERON PLATTER, life is very interesting, 48pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell-Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  3. Lewis (A.) JOURNEYS TO THE INTERIOR, unseen works by Irma Stern 1929-1939, 103pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, South African Jewish Museum, Cape Town, 2006. R205

  4. Lurie (D.) photo. & Jamal (A.) text IMAGES OF TABLE MOUNTAIN, 131pp., 4to., map, illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R250

  5. McDougall (K.) et al ZIP ZIP MY BRAIN HARTS, photographs by Angela Buckland, 91pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

Angela Buckland has a disabled son. She has recorded the experiences of seven families with disabled children.


Michael Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town

  1. Hlobo (N.) NICHOLAS HLOBO, izele, 48pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town, 2006. R70

  2. [Perryer (S.) ed.] BERNI SEARLE, approach, essays by Gabeba Baderoon, Laurie Ann Farrell, Clive Kellner, 112pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, Catalogue of the exhibitions, Cape Town, 2006. R295

Book published to coincide with three solo exhibitions (Michael Stevenson in Cape Town, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Contemporary Art Museum in Tampa Florida) each varying in its approach to the artist's work.


  1. Stevenson (M.) & Bosland (J.) curators DISTANT RELATIVES/RELATIVE DISTANCE, Barthélémy Toguo, Odili Donald Odita, Owusu-Ankomah, Julie Mehretu, Senam Okudzeto, Wangechi Mutu, 60pp., b.w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  2. Tillim (G.) photo. PETROS VILLAGE, 59pp., colour illus., hardback, concertina folded, Catalogue of the exhibition, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, Museo di Roma in Trastevere, Rome, 2006. R395

All photographs were taken in Petros village, Malawi in February 2006.


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  1. Millar (M.) JOURNEY OF THE TALL HORSE, a story of African theatre, 277pp., illus., paperback, London, 2006. R230

Account of the production of "Tall Horse" (the story of a giraffe that was a gift to Charles X, the French king in 1826, and was transported from Africa to Paris) using actors, puppets, dancers, stilt-walkers and a lifesize puppet giraffe. The play is a collaboration between the Handspring Puppet Company (Basil Jones and Adrian Kohler), Yaya Coulibaly, director of the Marionette Troup of Mali, Kolfi Koko, the choreographer from Benin and Marthinus Basson, the director.


  1. Mokoena (S.) & Richards (C.) CHURCHILL MADIKIDA, Standard Bank Young Artist for Visual Art 2006, 84pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

  2. Njami (S.) curator TIEMPO DE ÁFRICA, 319pp., 4to., map, b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 2000. R625

South African artists include Ernest Mancoba, Jackson Hlungwani. Text in Spanish, English and French.


  1. O'Donnell (B.) photo. & Sevcik (K.) text ANGELS IN AFRICA, profiles of seven extraordinary women, 191pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 2006. R423

Includes a profile of Prudence Mwandla from South Africa who started the Khulani Children's Home and AIDS Orphanage.


  1. Okediji (M.) AFRICAN RENAISSANCE, old forms, new images in Yoruba art, 201pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Colorado, 2002. R359

  2. Ose (E.) et al OLVIDA QUIÉN SOY, erase me from who I am, 231pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 2006. R500

Features the work of fourteen South African artists: Wim Botha, Nicholas Hlobo, Moshekwa Langa, Churchill Madikida, Thando Mama, Senzeni Marasela, Nandipha Mntambo, Zanele Muholi, Johannes Phokela, Tracey Rose, Dave Southwood, Mikhael Subotzky, Hentie van der Merwe and Lolo Veleko. Text in Spanish and English. Includes essays by Colin Richards, Laurie Ann Farrell, Thembinkosi Goniwe and others.


  1. [Parr (M.) curator] DAVID GOLDBLATT, photographs, 255pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Rome, 2006. R595

Catalogue of the exhibition shown in Arles in 2006, Winterthur and Milan in 2007. Includes "A Chronology" by Alex Dodd, "David Goldblatt, one book at a time" by Rory Bester and "The Spirit of David Goldblatt" by Lionel Abrahams written in 1987.


  1. Rabe (J.) & (P.) CAPE FURNITURE & SOUTH AFRICAN CERAMICS, Cape furniture 1700-1900, Linnware 1925-1955, Kalahari 1950-1985, 74pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Dorp Street Gallery, Stellenbosch, 2004. R195

  2. __________ CAPE FURNITURE STYLES, 1652-1900, 64pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Dorp Street Gallery, Stellenbosch, 2003. R195

  3. Ribeiro (A.) et al REPLICA AND REBELLION, artists from Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde and Mozambique, 168pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Camões Institute, Lisbon, 2006. R250

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. [Sarenco (E.) ed.] GEORGE LILANGA, 143pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Milan, 2005. R423

Text in English and Italian. George Lilanga was born in Tanzania in 1934 and died in Dar es Salaam in 2005. He was a painter and sculptor.


  1. Schadeberg (J.) photo. BLACK AND WHITE FIFTIES, Jurgen Schadeberg's South Africa, 128pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Reprint, Pretoria, 2001 (2006). R258

  2. Siebrits (W.) GERHARD MARX, 24pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Warren Siebrits Art Gallery, Johannesburg, 2006. R95

  3. Skotnes (P.) LYNDI SALES, 1 in 11 000 000 chances, 10pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell- Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R40

  4. Smith (K.) BRIDGET BAKER, but being a sensible woman, she subdued her terrors and turned over and went to sleep again, 30pp., colour illus., some folding, paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, João Ferreira Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R90

  5. Smith (K.) et al TAKE ME TO YOUR LEADER, an exhibition by Daniel Halter, 92pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, João Ferreira Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  6. Soares (P.) NOVOS RUMOS, exposição de escultura Makonde contemporânea, 12pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Museu Nacional de Arte, Maputo, 1988-1989, Maputo, (1988). R125

  7. [Sowell (T.) curator] ASKING FOR EYES, the visual voice of southeast Africa, 109pp., map, colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, University Art Gallery, San Diego State University, San Diego, 2004. R395

The exhibition of the Edward M. Smith Family Art Foundation collection includes the content of Charles Newberry's private Prynnsberg Museum, formerly at Clocolan, and purchased from the estate in 1996.


  1. Stanwix (A.) WANTED EVERYTHING, Anne McIlleron, 24pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, 2005. R110

  2. Stowe (T.) & Rowland (J.) CATALOGUE OF EASTERN CAPE CRAFT, 95pp., colour illus., spiralbound paperback + fold-out map, Grahamstown, 2006. R120

  3. [Taschen (A.) ed. & von Schaewen (D.) photos.] SOUTH AFRICAN STYLE, 191pp., colour illus., paperback, Cologne, 2006. R105

  4. [Tilkin (D.) curator] THERE & BACK, Africa, 252pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, 2000. R320

  5. Turok (K.) photo. LIFE AND SOUL, portraits of women who move South Africa, 160pp., 4to., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R250

Photographs and interviews by Karina Turock of 75 South African women - writers, musicians, artists, actresses, politicians, academics and others.


  1. van der Watt (J.) et al BENNIE'S GAMES, an exhibition by Anita van Tonder, 28pp., illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell-Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R65

  2. [van Rensburg (S.) curator] NEW PAINTING, a group exhibition of recent South African art, 46pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, KwaZulu-Natal Society of Arts, Durban, 2006. R95

Artists include Ryan Arenson, Conrad Botes, Dorothee Kreutzfeldt, Johannes Phokela, Deborah Poynton, Mustafa Maluka, Moshekwa Langa and others.


  1. van Rensburg (W.) WAYNE BARKER, "land & desire" tour 2006, 10pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Alliance Francaise, Johannesburg, 2006. R50

Text in English and French.


  1. Weinberg (P.) photo. & text MOVING SPIRIT, spirituality in southern Africa, 128pp., oblong 4to., illus., hardcover, Cape Town, 2006. R295

First published in Amsterdam in 2006.


  1. Younge (G.) et al POWER PLAY, Johann van der Schijff, 24pp., colour illus., paperback, Catalogue of the exhibition, Bell-Roberts Contemporary Art Gallery, Cape Town, 2006. R60

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - BIOGRAPHY

  1. Adlington (D.) MOM, INTERRUPTED, the story of the sole survivor of one of South Africa's most brutal family murders, as told to Gerda Kruger, 174pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  2. Allen (J.) RABBLE-ROUSER FOR PEACE, the authorised biography of Desmond Tutu, 479pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2006. R245

  3. Balfour (S.) VULNERABLE IN HEARTS, a memoir of fathers, sons and contract bridge, 278pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2005) 2006. R110

Sandy Balfour was born in South Africa and now lives in Britain.


  1. Bezdrob (A.) THE NELSON MANDELA STORY, 300pp., illus., paperback, Kestell, 2006. R80

  2. Black (M.) DANDELION DIARY, the tricky art of walking, 125pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

This is an account of Marguerite Black's battle with Friedreich's ataxia, a crippling neurological disorder.


  1. Botha (M.) & Steinmair (D.) JANS RAUTENBACH, "dromer, baanbreker en auteur" + JANS, DROOMSAAIER, sy memoirs, 131pp+89pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R299

Jans Rautenbach directed "Kandidaat", "Jannie Totsiens" and many other well-known South African films in the 60s and 70s.


  1. Brain (H.) HERE BE LIONS, a memoir, not suitable for children, 276pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

Helen Brain was sexually abused by her brother.


  1. Brown (L.) & Hort (L.) NELSON MANDELA, 127pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, London, 2006. R60

  2. [Combrinck (T.) & Hirschsohn (P.) eds.] FROM GQOGQORA TO LIBERATION, the struggle was my life, the life journey of Zollie Malindi, 60pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R55

Zollie Malindi was regional chairperson of the ANC from the late 50s and was elected as regional president of the UDF in the mid 80s.


  1. Houze (D.) TWILIGHT PEOPLE, one man's journey to find his roots, 329pp., maps, illus., hardback, d.w., Berkeley, 2006. R316

David Houze and his mother left South Africa in 1966 to live in Mississippi leaving behind her three daughters.


  1. Hutchinson (A.) ROAD TO GHANA, 201pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1960) 2006. R90

  2. [Lenta (M.) ed.] PARADISE, THE CASTLE AND THE VINEYARD, Lady Anne Barnard's Cape diaries, 311pp., map, illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R180

This is an abridged edition of Lady Anne Barnard's diaries for 1799 and 1800 illustrated with her drawings and introduced by Margaret Lenta who originally transcribed the diaries.


  1. Lodge (T.) MANDELA, a critical life, 274pp., hardback, d.w., Oxford, 2006. R220

  2. Luthuli (A.) LET MY PEOPLE GO, 253pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1962) 2006. R150

Includes the address at the launch of the Luthuli Legacy Project by President Thabo Mbeki and an introduction by Kader Asmal.


  1. Maharaj (Z.) DANCING TO A DIFFERENT RHYTHM, a memoir, 201pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

Zarina Maharaj, the wife of Mac Maharaj, former Minister of Transport, tells of her life in exile while her husband was on Robben Island.


  1. Maitland (A.) WILFRED THESIGER, the life of the great explorer, 528pp., illus., maps, hardback, d.w., London, 2006. R250

  2. Mashele (J.) JUSTICE DELAYED IS JUSTICE DENIED, Julia Mashele shares her story, 131pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R130

  3. McKenzie (G.) CHOICE, as told to Charles Cilliers, 248pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

Gayton McKenzie was in jail when he exposed the corruption of prison warders.


  1. [McKerron (S.) & Ferrus (D.) comp.] SLAAN VIR MY 'N MASKER, VADER, 128pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

Diana Ferrus, Elrena van der Spuy, Elna Boesak and others write biographical sketches depicting their relationships with their fathers.


  1. Motswaledi (T.) LIFE IN MOMENTS, a self portrait, 162pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R150

Tshologa Motswaledi left South Africa in 1985 to join the ANC . He worked in Canada where he represented the ANC and finished his degree in engineering. He returned to South Africa in 1995. He is the nephew of Elias Motsoaledi, one of the Rivonia trialists who served a life sentence on Robben Island.


  1. Ndwandwe (J.) RELEASING MONKEYS, 121pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R75

Joy Ndwandwe was born in 1962 in Swaziland and now lives in Pretoria.


  1. Nicol (M.) et al MANDELA, the authorised portrait, foreword by Kofi Annan, introduction by Desmond Tutu, 355pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w, Johannesburg & Auckland, 2006. R350

  2. Radebe (L.) et al MY DAD, by South African sons, 188pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

Memoirs of their fathers by Lucas Radebe, Justin Fox, Sean O'Toole, Ajith Bridgraj and many others.


  1. Ridley (N.) MILLION-RAND TEASPOON, a true story of addiction and redemption, 219pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

Paul Bateman's addiction to heroin is told from multiple points of view: himself, his mother and his girlfriend.


  1. Rudner (I. & J.) AXEL WILHELM ERIKSSON OF HEREROLAND, (1846-1901) his life and letters, 302pp., illus., maps, paperback, Windhoek, 2006. R180

Eriksson was a Swedish trader and ornithologist in 19th century Namibia.


  1. Schuster (L.) BURNING HUNGER, one family's struggle against apartheid, 451pp., map, illus., paperback, Reprint, Ohio, (2004) 2006. R140

The story of Tsietsi Mashinini and his family from Soweto.


  1. Scott (C.) NELSON MANDELA, a force for freedom, 160pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R195

  2. Scully (W.) UNCONVENTIONAL REMINISCENCES, 276pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R90

First published as "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer" and "Further Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer" in 1913.


  1. Snyman (W.) MEMOIRES, 179pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R175

Autobiography of well-known Afrikaans actress Wilna Snyman.


  1. van Niekerk (S.) PRAKTYK VAN TOENTERTYD SE POLITIEK, Sybrand van Niekerk, Administrateur van Transvaal 1966-1979, 297pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R150

  2. van Rensburg (D.) MY JOERNAAL, die verhaal van 'n Trekboer in die noordweste met sy gesin, sy vee en sy God, 1850-1931, 219pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Vanderkloof, (2005) 2006. R230

  3. Westwater (J.) STREET KID, one child's desperate fight for survival, 265pp., paperback, London, 2006. R150

Judy Westwater was born in the UK and runs street children centres in South Africa. As a child she herself lived on the streets of Johannburg.


  1. Willemse (C.) MET 'N DIEPE VERLANGE, 127pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

First published in 2000, this reprint has photographs and an epilogue by her son Hein Willemse. Catherine Willemse was born in 1926 to the third generation of emancipated slaves and died in 2006.


  1. Yates (A.) & Chester (L.) TROUBLEMAKER, Michael Scott and his lonely struggle against injustice, 338pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg & London, 2006. R160

  2. Yeats (C.) PRISONER OF CONSCIENCE, one man's remarkable journey from repression to freedom, 210pp., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R175

Charles Yeats was a South African conscientious objector and is now an ordained priest.


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

  1. __________ THE CONSTITUTION OF THE KINGDOM OF SWAZILAND, 26th July 2005, 120pp., paperback, Mbabane, 2005. R300

  2. __________ NAMIBIA NATIONAL ACTION PLAN, 2005, 111pp., 4to., paperback, (Windhoek), c2004. R125

  3. Abagi (O.) REPORT OF THE GENDER AUDIT ON THE EDUCATION SECTOR, Lesotho 2003, 48pp., 4to., paperback, (Lesotho), 2003. R75

  4. Bourdillon (M.) CHILD DOMESTIC WORKERS IN ZIMBABWE, 116pp., paperback, Harare, 2006. R125

  5. Brockmann (R.) & Dade (G.) KATUTURA, excursions into Windhoek's township, 183pp., colour illus., paperback, Windhoek & Gottingen, 2006. R200

  6. [Chikowore (G.) et al eds.] MANAGING COMMON PROPERTY IN AN AGE OF GLOBALISATION, Zimbabwean experiences, 201pp., maps, paperback, Harare, 2002. R135

  7. Chung (F.) RE-LIVING THE SECOND CHIMURENGA, memories from Zimbabwe's liberation struggle, 358pp., illus., paperback, Uppsala, 2006. R180

Fay Chung grew up in a Chinese family in Rhodesia in the 1950s and 60s. While in Zambia in the 1970s she joined ZANU.


  1. Coetzee (E.) CHILDREN AND THE BUDGET IN ZAMBIA, 48pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R75

  2. Cowan (G.) photo. & Uttridge (S.) text WILD HORSES OF NAMIBIA, 59pp., 4to., illus., map, hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R230

  3. Davies (C.) PLACE OF REEDS, 436pp., colour illus., paperback, Reprint, London, (2005) 2006. R135

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


  1. Feltoe (G.) GUIDE TO MEDIA LAW IN ZIMBABWE, 57pp., paperback, Harare, 2003. R190

  2. Gill (S.) STORY OF MORIJA MUSEUM & ARCHIVES, pioneers in heritage management & education in Lesotho, 102pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Morija, 2005. R195

  3. Godwin (P.) WHEN A CROCODILE EATS THE SUN, 342pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R149

"Story of the disintegration of a family set against the collapse of a country". Peter Godwin's first book "Mukiwa" was an account of his childhood in Zimbabwe.


  1. Goebel (A.) GENDER AND LAND REFORM, the Zimbabwe experience, 178pp., paperback, Montreal, 2005. R250

  2. Government of Lesotho LESOTHO DEMOGRAPHIC AND HEALTH SURVEY, 2004, 403pp., 4to., paperback, Maseru, 2005. R250

  3. Hall (J.) ABOUT US, ngatsi, 95pp., colour illus., paperback, UNICEF, (Mbabane), (2005). R125

Stories from orphaned and vulnerable children in Swaziland. Text in English and Siswati.


  1. [Kalabamu (F.) et al eds.] GENDER, GENERATIONS AND URBAN LIVING CONDITIONS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, 293pp., paperback, Institute of Southern African Studies, University of Lesotho, Roma, 2005. R375

  2. Lamb (C.) HOUSE OF STONE, the true story of a family divided in war-torn Zimbabwe, 290pp., paperback, London, 2006. R150

  3. Leith (J.) WHY BOTSWANA PROSPERED, 156pp., paperback, Montreal, 2005. R230

  4. Makoa (T.) SHEPHERD BOY OF THE MALOTI, as recorded and arranged by Anne-Laure Zwilling, 157pp., colour illus., paperback, Morija, 2005. R195

  5. Maqutu (W.) CONTEMPORARY FAMILY LAW, the Lesotho position, 512pp., paperback, National University of Lesotho, Roma, 2005. R1,200

  6. Megahey (A.) A SCHOOL IN AFRICA, Peterhouse and education in Rhodesia and Zimbabwe, 277pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R360

  7. Mokuku (S.) HEAR US!, shedding light on the plight of child domestic workers in Lesotho, 41pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, no place, 2004. R75

  8. [Moll (H.) et al eds.] AGRARIAN INSTITUTIONS BETWEEN POLICIES AND LOCAL ACTION, experiences from Zimbabwe, 317pp., paperback, Harare, 2006. R152

  9. Montgomery (Bishop H.H.) FRANCIS BALFOUR OF BASUTOLAND, evangelist and bishop, facsimile reprint with an introduction by David Ambrose, 112pp., hardback, Roma, (1925) 2005. R550

  10. Moore (D.) SUFFERING FOR TERRITORY, race, place, and power in Zimbabwe, 399pp., paperback, Durham, 2005. R265

  11. [Mumpande (I.) comp.] SILENT VOICES, indigenous languages in Zimbabwe, 64pp., map, illus., paperback, Harare, 2006. R110

  12. [Munyuki-Hungwe (M.) ed.] LAND REFORM & TENURE, in southern Africa: current practices, alternatives and prospects, 212pp., paperback, Documentation Unit, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, 2004. R120

National University of Lesotho

  1. Ambrose (D.) LESOTHO ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY, section 161, palaeontology, 114pp., 4to., paperback, Roma, 2005. R650

  2. __________ LESOTHO ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY, section 216, soil erosion & soil conservation, 70pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Roma, 2005. R480

  3. __________ LESOTHO ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY, section 67, census reports, 50pp., 4to., paperback, Roma, 2006. R395

  4. __________ LESOTHO ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY, section 221, palaeobotany & palynology, 46pp., 4to., paperback, Roma, 2006. R395

  5. __________ THE LESOTHO ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY, a brief survey, 16pp., 4to., paperback, Sixth edition, Roma, (1997) 2005. R265

  6. __________ MAJOR BELL'S TOWER AND THE LERIBE COLLECTION, 20pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Lesotho Miscellaneous Documents No. 18, Roma, 2005. R260

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  1. Nyarota (G.) AGAINST THE GRAIN, memoirs of a Zimbabwean newsman, 352pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

Geoffrey Nyarota was the founding editor of the Daily News. He now lives in the US.


  1. Reeler (T.) & Chitsike (K.) TRICK OR TREAT?, the effects of the pre-election climate on the poll in the 2005 Zimbabwe parliamentary elections, 56pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R75

  2. [Rukeni (M.) et al eds.] ZIMBABWE'S AGRICULTURAL REVOLUTION REVISITED, 728pp., illus., paperback, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, 2006. R215

  3. Rutherford (B.) WORKING ON THE MARGINS, black workers, white farmers in postcolonial Zimbabwe, 268pp., map, paperback, Reprint, Harare & London, (2001) 2002. R145

  4. Saller (K.) THE JUDICIAL INSTITUTION IN ZIMBABWE, 95pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R57

  5. Sheers (O.) DUST DIARIES, 320pp., maps, paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R110

Sheers traveled through contemporary Zimbabwe following the footsteps of Arthur Cripps, poet and missionary in Rhodesia until his death in 1952.


  1. Thompson (C.) SWAZILAND BUSINESS YEAR BOOK, 2006, a commercial guide, 169pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Fifteenth edition, Mbabane, 2006. R135

  2. Transformation Resource Centre LIVES OF RESETTLED COMMUNITIES SIX YEARS AFTER RESETTLEMENT, a survey on the lives of communities affected by the Lesotho Highlands Water Project, 43pp., 4to., paperback, Maseru, no date. R125

  3. United Nations Country Team MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS, country report, 24pp., 4to., paperback, (Mbabane), 2003. R95

  4. Vaughan (O.) CHIEFS, POWER, AND SOCIAL CHANGE, chiefship and modern politics in Botswana, 1880s - 1990s, 209pp., maps, paperback, Trenton, 2003. R200

  5. Williams (S.) COLOUR BAR, the triumph of Seretse Khama and his nation, 408pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2006. R240

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - BUSINESS & LABOUR

  1. __________ SOUTH AFRICA'S TOP NATIONAL COMPANIES, 2005/6 - incorporating new leaders, 402pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback + CD-ROM, Sixth edition, Cape Town, 2006. R295

  2. __________ SOUTH AFRICA BUSINESS GUIDEBOOK, edition 10 - 2005/2006, 272pp., paperback, Department of Trade and Industry, Pretoria, 2006. R95

  3. Andersen (R.) COMMANDING HEIGHTS, leadership lessons from the battlefield to the boardroom, 178pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R100

Roy Andersen is the head of the SANDF [South African National Defence Force] Reserve Forces and chairman of Sanlam, Murray and Roberts and Virgin Active.


  1. Broodryk (J.) UBUNTU MANAGEMENT PHILOSOPHY, exporting ancient African wisdom into the global world, 244pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R189

BusinessMap SA

  1. Shubane (K.) & Reddy (C.) BEE 2005, behind the deals, 30pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg R125

  2. __________ BEE 2006, charters & deals, 26pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R125

____________

  1. Cloete (H.) SOUTH AFRICA WORKS, everyone's guide to understanding skills development in South Africa, 83pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R125

  2. Corporate Research Foundation BEST COMPANIES TO WORK FOR IN SOUTH AFRICA, 2006, 521pp., hardback, Seventh edition, Cape Town, (1998) 2006. R206

  3. Crotty (A.) & Bonorchis (R.) EXECUTIVE PAY IN SOUTH AFRICA, who gets what and why, 256pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

Department of Labour

  1. __________ WHAT TAXI DRIVERS AND THEIR EMPLOYERS SHOULD KNOW ABOUT MINIMUM WAGES AND CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT, 15pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, no date. R65

  2. [Maja (B.) et al eds.] STATE OF SKILLS, in South Africa, 2005, 71pp., 4to., illus., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria, 2005. R125

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  1. [Dominy (A.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICA'S TOP EMPOWERMENT COMPANIES 2006, incorporating top CSI and top emerging companies, 515pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R295

  2. __________ TOP WOMEN IN BUSINESS & GOVERNMENT, 2005/6, 339pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, 2005. R195

  3. Flanagan (N.) & Finger (J.) MANAGEMENT BIBLE, 623pp., paperback, Reprint, South African edition, Cape Town, (2004) 2006. R200

First published in Australia in 2003.


  1. [Gqubule (D.) ed.] MAKING MISTAKES RIGHTING WRONGS, insights into black economic empowerment, 251pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R190

  2. Khoza (R.) LET AFRICA LEAD, African transformational leadership for 21st Century business, 305pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R236

  3. [Luiz (J.) ed.] MANAGING BUSINESS IN AFRICA, practical management theory for an emerging market, 399pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R295

  4. Mbigi (L.) & Maree (J.) UBUNTU, the spirit of African transformation management, 119pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1995) 2005. R139

  5. Onyeani (C.) CAPITALIST NIGGER, the road to success, a spider web doctrine, 179pp., paperback, New York, 2000. R140

  6. Reddy (C.) et al EMPOWERMENT GUIDELINES FOR INVESTORS 2003, mapping state requirements and investor experiences, 93pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R550

  7. [Roberts (S.) ed.] SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING?, the case of South Africa & Ekurhuleni, 288pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R205

  8. Shonhiwa (S.) THE EFFECTIVE CROSS-CULTURAL MANAGER, a guide for business leaders in Africa, 129pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  9. Sociology of Work Unit ANNUAL REPORT, 1 January - 31 December 2005, 20pp., 4to., paperback, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 2006. R60

  10. South African Commercial Catering and Allied Workers' Union [SACCAWU] QUALITY JOBS AND QUALITY GOODS FOR THE WORKING CLASS, 16pp., 4to., paperback, no place, no date. R75

  11. [Thayser (D.) ed.] MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, a review of activity for the year 2005, 77pp., hardback, d.w., Fifteenth edition, Johannesburg, 2006. R240

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - EDUCATION

  1. __________ STUDY SOUTH AFRICA, the guide to South African higher education, lessons in diversity, 96pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Fifth edition, International Education Association of South Africa, Pretoria, 2006. R95

  2. [Bernstein (A.) ed.] PRIVATE SCHOOLING FOR THE POOR, CDE [Centre for Development and Enterprise] in depth, Issue 3, 23pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R195

  3. Centre for Education Policy Development ANNUAL REPORT, 2004, 24pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, (2004). R65

Centre for Research on Science and Technology, University of Stellenbosch

  1. Bailey (T.) & Mouton (J.) REVIEW OF MODELS OF RESEARCH UTILISATION, Production and Utilisation of Knowledge in Higher Education Institutions in South Africa, Volume 1, 66pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R95

  2. [Bailey (T.) ed.] THE DYNAMIC OF KNOWLEDGE PRODUCTION AND UTILISATION, fifteen case studies, Production and Utilisation of Knowledge in Higher Education Institutions in South Africa, Volume 4, 680pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R230

  3. Bailey (T.), Loots (G.) & Wildschut (L.) INDUSTRY STUDY OF THE UTILISATION OF PUBLIC R & D [RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT], Production and Utilisation of Knowledge in Higher Education Institutions in South Africa, Volume 3, 108pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R150

  4. Boshoff (N.) & Mouton (J.) SURVEY OF RESEARCH UTILISATION, Production and Utilisation of Knowledge in Higher Education Institutions in South Africa, Volume 2, 70pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R100

  5. Galant (J.) ROLE OF INTERMEDIARY ORGANISATIONS IN THE UTILISATION OF RESEARCH, Production and Utilisation of Knowledge in Higher Education Institutions in South Africa, Volume 5, 129pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2005. R175

____________

  1. Cloete (N.) & Galant (J.) CAPACITY BUILDING FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF ACADEMICS, review report for the Carnegie Corporation Project: to train and retain the next generation of academics, 128pp., paperback, Centre for Higher Education Transformation, Cape Town, 2005. R110

Department of Education

  1. __________ NATIONAL STRATEGY FOR MATHEMATICS, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION, creating tomorrow's stars today implementation plan 2005-2009, 16pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R95

  2. __________ STRATEGY FOR RACIAL INTEGRATION, 24pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R95

  3. __________ NATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR THE MANAGEMENT AND PREVENTION OF DRUG USE & ABUSE, in all public schools and further education and training institutions, 18pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, no date. R95

____________

Education Rights Project

  1. Heugh (K.) & October (M.) LANGUAGE RIGHTS AND SCHOOLS, 23pp., paperback, Book 4, Johannesburg, (2005). R20

  2. Jeenah (N.) RELIGION AND SCHOOLS, 19pp., paperback, Book 5, Johannesburg, (2005). R20

  3. Motimele (M.) SCHOOL GOVERNING BODIES, rights & responsibilities, 27pp., paperback, Book 7, Johannesburg, (2005). R20

  4. Naylor (N.) SEXUAL VIOLENCE IN SCHOOLS, the rights of learners and educators, 30pp., paperback, Book 2, Johannesburg, (2005). R20

  5. [Ramadiro (B.) & Vally (S.) eds.] HIV/AIDS, the rights of learners and educators, 26pp., paperback, Book 1, Johannesburg, (2005). R20

  6. Rule (S.) DISABILITY, the rights of learners, 19pp., paperback, Book 6, Johannesburg, (2005). R20

  7. Vally (S.) CORPORAL PUNISHMENT AND BULLYING, the rights of learners, 27pp., paperback, Book 11, Johannesburg, (2005). R20

  8. Weekes (A.) ADMISSION POLICY, your rights, 27pp., paperback, Book 9, Johannesburg, (2005). R20

____________

  1. Fasokun (T.) et al THE PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULT LEARNING IN AFRICA, African perspectives on adult learning, 172pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R202

  2. Griggs (R.) LESSONS FROM CRIME AND VIOLENCE PREVENTION IN SCHOOLS, reviewing learning and good practice from eight South African interventions, 2002 review and 2005 review update, 149pp., 4to., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2003) 2005. R150

  3. Hemson (C.) TEACHER EDUCATION, and the challenge of diversity in South Africa, 66pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  4. Jackson (K.) & Abosi (O.) SOUTH OF THE DESERT, a teacher guide to child development in sub-saharan Africa, 298pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R140

  5. Kraak (A.) et al DEBATING HIGH SKILLS, and joined-up policy, 65pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  6. [Kruss (G.) ed.] CREATING KNOWLEDGE NETWORKS, working partnerships in higher education, industry and innovation, 155pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  7. Moll (I.) WHAT IS A LEARNING-CENTRED LEARNING CENTRE, key questions for distance education, 48pp., 4to., paperback, South African Institute for Distance Education, Johannesburg, 2003. R365

  8. Moll (I.) et al BEING A VOCATIONAL EDUCATOR, a guide for lecturers in FET [Further Education Training] colleges, 226pp., 4to., illus., paperback, South African Institute for Distant Education, Johannesburg, 2005. R435

  9. [Nkomo (M.) et al eds.] WITHIN THE REALM OF POSSIBILITY, from disadvantage to development at the University of Fort Hare and the University of the North, 174pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

  10. Peltzer (K.) et al EDUCATOR SUPPLY AND DEMAND IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN PUBLIC EDUCATION SYSTEM, integrated report, 140pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  11. Reddy (V.) et al MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE ACHIEVEMENT AT SOUTH AFRICAN SCHOOLS IN TIMSS [TRENDS IN INTERNATIONAL MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE STUDY] 2003, 129pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

  12. [Welch (T.) & Reed (Y.) eds.] DESIGNING AND DELIVERING DISTANCE EDUCATION, quality criteria and case studies from South Africa, 224pp., 4to., paperback, National Association of Distance Education Organisations in South Africa, Johannesburg R450

  13. [Young (M.) & Gamble (J.) eds.] KNOWLEDGE, CURRICULUM AND QUALIFICATIONS FOR SOUTH AFRICAN FURTHER EDUCATION, 162pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - HIV/AIDS

  1. __________ MOVING THE NATION TO ACT, a research report on the Khomanani Campaign 2001-2004, 43pp., illus., spiralbound photocopy, Pretoria R75

  2. __________ CATHOLIC BISHOPS OF AFRICA AND MADAGASCAR SPEAK OUT ON HIV/AIDS, our prayer is always full of hope, 112pp., paperback, Nairobi, 2004. R30

Aids Law Project, Centre for Applied Legal Studies, University of the Witwatersrand

  1. __________ ANNUAL REVIEW 2004, testing constitutionalism in health care, 43pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  2. Hardy (C.) et al LIVING & DYING, legal issues made simple, a guide for assisting people with death and its legal implications, 52pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R75

____________

  1. Barnett (T.) & Whiteside (A.) AIDS IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY, disease and globalization, 449pp., paperback, Second revised edition, Basingstoke, (2002) 2006. R195

  2. Booysen (F.) IMPACT OF THE HIV/AIDS EPIDEMIC ON THE UNIVERSITY OF THE FREE STATE, magniture, implications and management, final report, 266pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Centre for Health Systems Research & Development, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, 2005. R150

  3. Centre for AIDS Development, Research and Evaluation BIANNUAL [SIC] REPORT, 2003-2004, 17pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg R65

  4. Chirambo (K.) AIDS AND ELECTORAL DEMOCRACY, insights into impacts on Africa's democratic institutions, presentation to the World Conference of Democracy Promoting Foundations, Stockholm 28-30 August, 2005, 22pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R75

  5. de Waal (A.) AIDS AND POWER, why there is no political crisis - yet, 147pp., paperback, Cape Town, London etc, 2006. R95

  6. [Doherty (J.) et al comps.] CONFERENCE REPORT, implementing the comprehensive care and treatment programme for HIV and AIDS patients in the Free State: sharing experiences, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa, 30 March - 1 April 2005, 28pp., oblong 4to., paperback, Health Systems Trust, Durban, 2005. R75

  7. Evian (C.) PRIMARY HIV/AIDS CARE, 348pp., illus., paperback, Fourth edition, Johannesburg, (1993) 2006. R245

  8. Family Life Association of Swaziland UMBUTFO SWAZILAND DEFENCE FORCE (USDF) (KAPB), knowledge, attitudes, practices and behaviour (KAPB), study findings report, 64pp., 4to., paperback, (Mbabane), 2005. R95

  9. Fomundam (H.) et al PRACTICALITIES OF USING NEVARAPINE, for PMTCT [Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission] in under-resourced settings, the case of Qaukeni District in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, 19pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R50

  10. [Foster (G.) et al eds.] A GENERATION AT RISK, the global impact of HIV/AIDS on orphans and vulnerable children, 312pp., hardback, d.w., New York, 2005. R680

  11. Fourie (P.) THE POLITICAL MANAGEMENT OF HIV AND AIDS IN SOUTH AFRICA, one burden too many?, 240pp., paperback, New York, 2006. R195

  12. Gill (P.) BODY COUNT, how they turned AIDS into a catastrophe, 217pp., paperback, London, 2006. R130

  13. Government of Lesotho SPEAKING OUT!, views of young Basotho on gender, sexuality, HIV/AIDS, life skills and education in Lesotho, 137pp., 4to., paperback, Maseru, 2005. R125

  14. __________ TAKE CONTROL, KNOW THE FACTS, commit to action in the response to HIV & AIDS, your roles as public servants, 60pp., illus., spiralbound paperback, Morija, 2005. R95

  15. __________ GUIDELINES ON NUTRITION AND HIV/AIDS, 54pp., 4to., paperback, Maseru, no date. R95

  16. __________ INFANT AND YOUNG CHILD FEEDING IN THE CONTEXT OF HIV/AIDS, guidelines for health workers and caregivers, 57pp., 4to., illus., paperback, (Maseru), no date. R95

  17. Health Economics & HIV/AIDS Research Division ANNUAL REVIEW 2005, 47pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Durban, 2005. R75

  18. [Izumi (K.) ed.] RECLAIMING OUR LIVES, HIV and AIDS, women's land and property rights and livelihoods in southern and East Africa, narratives and responses, 117pp., map, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

  19. __________ THE LAND AND PROPERTY RIGHTS OF WOMEN AND ORPHANS, in the context of HIV and AIDS, case studies from Zimbabwe, 78pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R90

  20. Kruger (G. & V.) STORY OF HOPE, for teens and adolescents, 59pp., illus., paperback, Hillcrest, 2006. R45

A novel dealing with HIV/AIDS.


  1. Lopes (D.) et al EVALUATION OF THE AIDS LAW PROJECT, researched for the AIDS Law Project, final report November 2005, 60pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Community Agency for Social Enquiry, Johannesburg, 2005. R175

LoveLife

  1. __________ REPORT ON ACTIVITIES AND PROGRESS, 2004, 107pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, (2005). R150

  2. Pettifor (A.) et al HIV AND SEXUAL BEHAVIOUR AMONG YOUNG SOUTH AFRICANS, a national survey of 15-24 year olds, 82pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R125

____________

  1. Makhubela-Nkondo (O.) HIV/AIDS DICTIONARY, 195pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R65

  2. [Malima (A.) comp.] PERCEPTION OF CONDOM USE IN SWAZILAND, a case of people living with AIDS, 55pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Centre for Development Support, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, 2006. R125

  3. Ministry of Education and Training HIV/AIDS, GENDER AND LIFE SKILLS, manual for training of teachers, 91pp., 4to., paperback, Maseru, 2005. R125

  4. Minnaar (A.) & Bodkin (C.) THE POCKET GUIDE FOR HIV AND AIDS NURSING CARE, 232pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R175

  5. Mombe (P.) RAYS OF HOPE, managing HIV & AIDS in Africa, 175pp., paperback, Reprint, Nairobi, (2004) 2005. R65

  6. Mottiar (S.) LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND HIV/AIDS IN SOUTH AFRICA, multi sectoralism, mainstreaming and partnering: towards a local government response to HIV/AIDS, 14pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Centre for Policy Studies, Policy: issues & actors Vol. 18, No. 1, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  7. Mtizira-Nondo (C.) A MULTIPLE CHOICE APPROACH TO HIV AND AIDS, self assessment guide, 97pp., paperback, Second edition, Gaborone, (2004) 2006. R150

  8. __________ STRUCTURED QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS, reproductive biology, HIV and AIDS, 67pp., paperback, Gaborone, 2004. R135

  9. [Nattrass (N.) ed.] SOCIAL DYNAMICS, special issue: AIDS and healing strategies in South Africa, 303pp., paperback, Vol. 31, No. 2, December 2005, Cape Town, 2005. R80

  10. [Nyeko (J.) & Nogobese (B.) comps.] EDUCATION FOR LIFE, a behavioural change participant's guide, 93pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Swaziland Youth United Against HIV/AIDS, Mbabane, 2002. R125

  11. Schneider (H.) et al MID-TERM ASSESSMENT OF THE FORD FOUNDATION SUPPORTED HIV/AIDS PROGRAMME IN SOUTH AFRICA, final report, June 2005, 41pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R75

  12. Ström (M.) CITIZENS AT THE CENTRE, AIDS councils as catalysts for unlocking citizen power, 39pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R75

Treatment Action Campaign (TAC)

  1. __________ TALK ABOUT ANTIRETROVIRAL, 8pp., folded, illus., Cape Town, no date. R25

  2. [Hoboyi (H.) & Geffen (N.) eds.] EQUAL TREATMENT, newsletter of the Treatment Action Campaign, Issue 15, May 2005, 18pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R75

  3. __________ EQUAL TREATMENT, newsletter of the Treatment Action Campaign, Issue 19, March 2006, 36pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R75

  4. __________ EQUAL TREATMENT, newsletter of the Treatment Action Campaign, Issue 16, July 2005, 34pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R75

  5. __________ EQUAL TREATMENT, newsletter of the Treatment Action Campaign, Issue 18, December 2005, 36pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R75

  6. __________ EQUAL TREATMENT, newsletter of the Treatment Action Campaign, Issue 17, October 2005, 32pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R75

  7. __________ EQUAL TREATMENT, newsletter of the Treatment Action Campaign, Issue 20, June 2006, 36pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R75

  8. Mthathi (S.) et al ARVS IN OUR LIVES, a handbook for people living with HIV and treatment advocates in support groups, clinics and communities, 114pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R125

____________

  1. van Dijk (L.) CROSSING THE LINE, 148pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R57

A novel for teenagers about Themba, a rural boy who has HIV/AIDS.


  1. Vass (J.) DETERMINANTS AND IMPACT OF HIV/AIDS ON THE LABOUR MARKET IN SOUTH AFRICA, final synthesis report for the Department of Trade and Industry, 44pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R75

  2. Vass (J.) & Phakathi (S.) MANAGING HIV IN THE WORKPLACE, learning from SMEs [Small and Medium-sized Enterprise], 98pp., 4to,, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  3. Vink (H.) text & van de Lustgraaf (D.) illus. BRENDA HAS A DRAGON IN HER BLOOD, 39pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R55

Also available in Sesotho, Setswana, isiZulu, siSwati, Tshivenda, isiXhosa, isiNdebele, Xitsonga and Afrikaans. A story about a child who is HIV positive. First published in Holland in Dutch.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - LANGUAGE & LITERARY STUDIES

  1. [Barber (K.) ed.] AFRICA'S HIDDEN HISTORIES, everyday literacy and making the self, 451pp., illus., paperback, Bloomington, 2006. R359

Includes "Ekukhanyeni Letter-Writers: a historical inquiry into epistolary network(s) and political imagination in KwaZulu-Natal" by Vukila Khumalo, "Reading Debating / Debating Reading: the case of the Lovedale Literary Society, or why Mandela quotes Shakespeare" by Isabel Hofmeyr and much more.


  1. Brown (D.) TO SPEAK OF THIS LAND, identity and belonging in South Africa and beyond, 214pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R170

  2. [Coullie (J.) et al eds.] SELVES IN QUESTION, interviews on southern African auto/biography, 487pp., paperback, Hawai'i, 2006. R230

Includes J.M. Coetzee interviewed by David Attwell: "All Autobiography is Autre-biography", Sindiwe Magona interviewed by Stephan Meyer: "We Would Write Very Dull Books If We Just Wrote about Ourselves", Es'kia Mphahlele interviewed by N. Chagani Manganyi: "Metaphors of Self" and other interviews with Doris Lessing, Breyten Breytenbach, Gillian Slovo, Pieter-Dirk Uys, Dennis Brutus and many more.


Dictionaries, Phrase Books & Grammars

  1. Awde (N.) SWAHILI-ENGLISH, English-Swahili dictionary, 596pp., paperback, Reprint, New York, (2000) 2005. R280

  2. __________ SOMALI-ENGLISH, English-Somali dictionary & phrasebook, 176pp., map, paperback, Reprint, New York, (1999) 2005. R200

  3. Bennett (J.) et al MULTILINGUAL ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY, English, IsiZulu, Sesotho, IsiXhosa, Setswana, Afrikaans, Sepedi, 373pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

  4. Fricke (I.) & Meyer (L.) BILINGUAL EXPLANATORY MATHS DICTIONARY, English/isiZulu grades 8 to 12, 137pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R31

  5. __________ BILINGUAL EXPLANATORY MATHS DICTIONARY, English/Sepedi grades 8 to 12, 116pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R31

  6. __________ BILINGUAL EXPLANATORY MATHS DICTIONARY, English/Tshivenda grades 8 to 12, 125pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R31

  7. __________ BILINGUAL POCKET MATHS DICTIONARY, English/isiXhosa grades 8 to 12, 130pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R31

  8. Fricke (I.) & van Lingen (I.) BILINGUAL POCKET SCIENCE DICTIONARY, English/isiXhosa grades 8 to 12, 146pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R31

  9. __________ BILINGUAL EXPLANATORY SCIENCE DICTIONARY, English/Sepedi grades 8 to 12, 105pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R31

  10. __________ BILINGUAL EXPLANATORY SCIENCE DICTIONARY, English/Tshivenda grades 8 to 12, 115pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R31

  11. __________ BILINGUAL EXPLANATORY SCIENCE DICTIONARY, English/isiZulu Grades 8 to 12, 134pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R31

  12. __________ BILINGUAL EXPLANATORY SCIENCE DICTIONARY, English/Setswana for secondary schools, 106pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R31

  13. Mawadza (A.) SHONA-ENGLISH/ENGLISH-SHONA, dictionary & phrasebook, 174pp., map, paperback, New York, 2000. R168

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  1. Dowling (T.) XHOSA FOR THE CLASSROOM, an easy-to-use text book for non-Xhosa-speaking educators, 121pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  2. [Fisher (M.) & Higgs (C.) eds.] SOUTH AFRICAN SMALL PUBLISHERS' CATALOGUE, 142pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  3. Giliomee (H.) & Schlemmer (L.) 'N VASTE PLEK VIR AFRIKAANS, taaluitdagings op kampus, 262pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2006. R186

  4. Hirson (D.) WHITE SCARS, on reading and rites of passage, 197pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R155

Denis Hirson discusses four books "Shooting at Sharpeville" by Ambrose Reeves, "Die Ysterkoei Moet Sweet" by Breyten Breytenbach, "In a Marine Light" by Raymond Carver and "Je me souviens" by George Perec and his own life in South African and in France.


  1. Human (K.) 'N LEWE MET BOEKE, 176pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

Koos Human, with Leon Rousseau, started Human & Rousseau publishers in 1959. They published Jan Rabie, Breyten Breytenbach, André Brink, Herman Bosman, Etienne le Roux and many others.


  1. Irele (F.) CHINUA ACHEBE & THE MUSE OF HISTORY, a reading of "Arrow of God", 27pp., paperback, Centre for African Literary Studies, Bloke Modisane Memorial Lecture No. 1, Durban, 2004. R75

Journals

  1. [Britain (I.) ed.] MEANJIN, Vol. 64, No. 4, on translation, 216pp., paperback, Melbourne, 2005. R295

Includes J.M. Coetzee "Roads to Translation: how a novelist relates to his translators".


  1. [Crispino (A.) ed.] LEGENDARIA, libri letture linguaggi, Nos. 55-56, 115pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Rome, 2006. R100

Special issue on Africa. Text in English and Italian. Includes Itala Vivan: "Liberated Bodies in Search of Stories", Paola Splendore: "The Space of South African Poetry".


  1. [le Grange (J.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICA WRITING, Vol. 3, 64pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R32

Includes an interview with Consuelo Roland, author of "The Good Cemetry Guide", poetry by Gabeba Baderoon and others.


  1. [Robins (R.) ed.] NEW CONTRAST, South African Literary Journal, Vol. 34, No. 1 & 2, Autumn 2006, 128pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70

Contributors include Damon Galgut, Ken Barris, Arja Salafranca and many more.


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  1. [Kalley (J.) et al eds.] INDEXING FOR SOUTHERN AFRICA, a manual compiled in celebration of ASAIB [Association of Southern African Indexes and Bibliographies] first decade, 1994-2004, 338pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R120

  2. Kolwane (C.) OMOSEYE BOLAJI, channelling one's thoughts onto paper, 41pp., paperback, Ladybrand, 2005. R60

  3. Kossew (S.) WRITING WOMAN, WRITING PLACE, contemporary Australian and South African fiction, 202pp., hardback, London, 2004. R1,112

Includes "Rewriting the Farm Novel: Anne Landsman's 'The Devil's Chimney'", "Revisioning History: Elleke Boehmer's 'Bloodlines' and Anne Harries' 'Manly Pursuits'", "A State of Violence: the Politics of Truth and Reconciliation: Gillian Slovo's 'Red Dust' and Nadine Gordimer's 'The House Gun'" and "Exile and Belonging: Nadine Gordimer's 'The Pickup'".


  1. Mawadza (A.) BEGINNER'S SHONA, (ChiShona), 201pp., paperback, New York, 2003. R208

  2. [Mzamane (M.) ed.] WORDS GONE TWO SOON, a tribute to Phaswane Mpe and K.Sello Duiker, 264pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R190

Includes tributes, interviews, poems, stories and criticism.


  1. Ndebele (N.) REDISCOVERY OF THE ORDINARY, essays on South African literature and culture, 184pp., paperback, Reprint, Pietermaritzburg, (1991) 2006. R140

Also includes Njabulo Ndebele's NOMA award acceptance speech, an interview with N. Ndebele and a foreword by Michael Chapman.


  1. Poulos (G.) LEARN TO SPEAK ZULU, 12 introductory lessons, 106pp., 4to., paperback, Third edition, Pretoria, (1999) 2006. R113

  2. [Prinsloo (K.) ed.] OP PAD NA 'N TAALSTRATEGIE VIR AFRIKAANS, (werkboek: besprekings tydens die Afrikaanse Taalberaad van Augustus 2004, en opvolgwerk daarna, 2005-'06), 251pp., 4to., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R245

  3. [Richard (J.) ed.] TRANSLATION - TRANSNATION, 1994-2004, ten years of literary exchange between South Africa and France, 89pp., paperback, Institut Francais d'Afrique du Sud, Working Paper Series, No. 6, Johannesburg, 2005. R125

Text in English and French. Includes "Traduire J.M. Coetzee" by Catherine Lauga-du Plessis and "Translation as an Art" by Chenjera Hove.


  1. [Schreiner (O.)] OLIVE SCHREINER, her reinterment on Buffelskop, from the original diaries of her husband Samuel Cron Cronwright-Schreiner, with the preface, introduction and notes from the original edition by Guy Butler, 187pp., illus., paperback, Second edition, Grahamstown, (1983) 2005. R150

Re-edited with further notes by Paul Walters and Jeremy Fogg.


  1. Stanford (R.) et al CENTRE FOR THE BOOK'S PAMPHLET SERIES FOR WRITERS, 10 parts, 12 + 16 + 16 + 8 + 24 + 20 + 24 + 24 + 16 + 12pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R90

1. Getting started as a writer. 2. Start a writing group and make it work. 3. Writing practice. 4. Editing your own manuscript. 5. Advice from an editor. 6. 'The end'. What now? Turning a draft into a manuscript. 7. Publishing opportunities for new writers. 8. Finding your way around a publishing contract. 9. Legal issues that concern writers. 10. ISBN and places of legal deposit: what do they mean for a writer?.


  1. [Stiebel (L.) & Gunner (L.) eds.] STILL BEATING THE DRUM, critical perspectives on Lewis Nkosi, 375pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg & Amsterdam, 2006. R180

  2. Strode (R.) THE ETHICS OF EXILE, colonialism in the fictions of Charles Brockden Brown and J.M. Coetzee, 253pp., hardback, New York, 2005. R770

  3. Verster (F.) T.O. HONIBALL, culture with a smile, 102pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2004. R175

Thomas Osche Honiball (1905-1990) was an Afrikaans cartoonist and comic strip artist. A CD-ROM is also available for R185.


  1. [Vivan (I.) ed.] CORPI LIBERATI IN CERCA DI STORIA, DI STORIE, Il nuovo Sudafrica dieci anni dopo l'apartheid, 446pp., illus., map, paperback, Milan, 2005. R225

Text in Italian.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - LAW

  1. [Carstens (J.) & Lucouw (P.) eds.] E-COMMERCE, in practice, latest South African Law, 223pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R170

  2. [Klaaren (J.) ed.] DELICATE BALANCE, the place of the judiciary in a constitutional democracy, proceedings of the symposium to mark the retirement of Arthur Chaskalson former Chief Justice of the Republic of South Africa, 102pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

Contributors include Pius Langa, George Bizos, Geoff Budlender and many others.


  1. LabourNet WHAT A TANGLED WEB WE WEAVE, labour law for small business, 295pp., paperback + CD-ROM, Johannesburg, 2006. R149

  2. Müller (K.) PREPARING CHILDREN FOR COURT, a handbook for practitioners, 231pp., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2004. R375

  3. Müller (K.) & Hollely (K.) INTRODUCING THE CHILD WITNESS, 344pp., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2000. R245

  4. Müller (K.) et al JUDICIAL OFFICER AND THE CHILD WITNESS, 316pp., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2002. R375

  5. __________ PROSECUTING THE CHILD SEX OFFENDER, 376pp., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2001. R315

  6. [Sullivan (D.) & Tifft (L.) eds.] HANDBOOK OF RESTORATIVE JUSTICE, 574pp., hardback, London, 2006. R1,625

Includes "The African Concept of Ubuntu and Restorative Justice" by D.J. Louw, "Transitional Justice, Restoration and Prosecution" by C. Villa-Vicencio.


  1. [Thornton (L.) et al eds.] TELECOMMUNICATIONS LAW, in South Africa, 381pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R280

  2. [van de Vijver (L.) ed.] THE JUDICIAL INSTITUTION, in southern Africa, a comparative study of common law jurisdictions, 299pp., paperback, Democratic Governance and Rights Unit, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 2006. R230

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - MOZAMBIQUE

  1. __________ DIRECTÓRIO COMERCIAL DE MOÇAMBIQUE, 2006, 300pp., 4to., maps, colour illus., paperback, Seventh edition, Maputo, 2006. R295

  2. Abudo (J.) DIREITO DA FAMÍLIA, 403pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R295

  3. Adam (Y.) ESCAPAR AOS DENTES DO CROCODILO E CAIR NA BOCA DO LEOPARDO, trajectória de Moçambique pós-colonial (1975-1990), 481pp., paperback, Colecção Identidades 31, Maputo, 2006. R250

  4. Armstrong (S.) CUIDAR DOS PRESTADORES DE CUIDADOS, como controlar o stress dos que cuidam de pessoas com HIV e SIDA, 83pp., illus., paperback, United Nations, Maputo, 2005. R150

  5. Bunster (J.) COMMERCIAL TIMBERS OF MOZAMBIQUE, technological catalogue, 62pp + 62pp., colour illus., paperback, Second edition, Maputo, (1995) 2006. R350

Text in English and Portuguese.


  1. Castiano (J.) et al A LONGA MARCHA DUMA "EDUCAÇÃO PARA TODOS" EM MOÇAMBIQUE, 306pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

Centro de Formação Jurídica e Judiciária

  1. Calengo (A.) LEI DE TERRAS, anotada e comentada, 242pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R250

  2. Salomão (A.) LEI DO AMBIENTE, comentada, 252pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R250

  3. Serra (C.) COLECTÃNEA DE LEGISLAÇÃO DE FAMÍLIA E MENORES, 199pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R195

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  1. César (M.) O APRENDIZ, 100pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R175

  2. Cezerilo (L.) INCANDESCÊNCIAS, [poetry], 28pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R125

  3. Coelho (J.) CRÓNICA DA RUA 513.2, romance, 333pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R275

  4. Cuna (A.) AVALIAÇÃO DE CONSTRUÇÔES URBANAS, 112pp., colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R350

  5. da Silva (C.) GOTAS DE SOL, a manifestação da palavra, 136pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R195

  6. Ferreira (M.) MARIAS, deste nosso mundo, 59pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R150

  7. Guebuza (A.) NA CAMINHADA CONTRA A POBREZA, comunicação sobre o estudo da nacão apresentada na Assembleia da República, Maputo, 30 de Novembro de 2005, 28pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R95

Instituto Nacional de Estatística

  1. __________ MOÇAMBIQUE, inquérito demográfico e de Saúde 2003, 354pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R350

  2. __________ ANUÁRIO ESTATÍSTICO, statistical yearbook 2004, Moçambique, 132pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R295

  3. __________ ANUÁRIO ESTATÍSTICO 2004, província de Maputo, 66pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  4. __________ MOÇAMBIQUE, indicadores socio-demográficos por distritos, 1997, 55+10pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  5. __________ RELATÓRIO SOBRE OS OBJECCTIVOS DE DESENVOLVIMENTO DO MILÉNIO, uma avaliação estatística, 57pp., 4to., maps, colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  6. __________ SECTOR PÚBLICO EM MOÇAMBIQUE, conceito e ambito, 17+15+14pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  7. __________ MOÇAMBIQUE EM NÚMEROS 2005, Mozambique in figures, 42pp., map, paperback, Maputo, 2006. R150

  8. __________ ESTATÍSTICAS BÁSICAS DE MOÇAMBIQUE, 2004, quanto?, 74pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

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  1. Jone (C.) PRESS AND DEMOCRATIC TRANSITION IN MOCAMBIQUE, 1990-2000, 102pp., paperback, Institut Francais d'Afrique du Sud, Working Paper Series No. 7, Johannesburg, 2005. R125

  2. Matsinhe (C.) TÁBULA RASA, dinâmica da resposta Moçambicana ao HIV/SIDA, 192pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R95

  3. Mazula (B.) PENSAR A "EDUCAÇÃO PERFEITA":, comemorando Einstein 100 anos depos (E=MC ), 83pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R195

  4. [Mazula (B.) ed.] MOÇAMBIQUE: ELEIÇÕES GERAIS 2004, um olhar do Observatório Eleitoral, 439pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R250

  5. Ministério da Indústria e Comércio GUIA TÉCNICO DE MERCADO AGRICOLA NO. 5, a planificação e concepção dos mercados rurais, 114pp., oblong 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2004.

  6. Ministério da Indústria e Comércio & Ministério da Agricultura GUIA TÉCNICO DE MERCADO AGRÍCOLA NO. 6, comercialização de hortícolas, 122pp., oblong 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2006.

  7. Ministério da Indústria e Comércio & Ministério da Agricultura e Desenvolvimento Rural GUIA TÉCNICO DE MERCADO AGRÍCOLA NO. 3, como entender e utilizar informação de mercado, 82pp., oblong 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2003. R195

  8. __________ GUIA TÉCNICO DE MERCADO AGRÍCOLA NO. 4, a pesquisa de mercado para as agro-indústrias, 110pp., oblong 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

Ministério da Saúde

  1. __________ ACONSELHAMENTO E TESTES VOLUNTÁRIOS - ATV, manual do conselheiro e do supervisor dos gabinetes de ATV, 109pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R250

  2. __________ HEALTH SECTOR STRATEGIC PLAN, 2001, 2005 [2010], 17pp., colour illus., paperback, Maputo R50

  3. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, província de Nampula, análise de4 anos 2000-2003, 13pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  4. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, província de Zambézia, análise de 4 anos 2000-2003, 14pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  5. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, província de Sofala, análise de 4 anos 2000-2003, 14pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  6. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, província de Cabo Delgado, análise de 4 anos 2000-2003, 14pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  7. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, cidade de Maputo, análise de 4 anos 2000-2003, 12pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  8. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, províndia de Niassa, análise de 4 anos 2000-2003, 15pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  9. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, província de Maputo, análise de 4 anos 2000-2003, 14pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  10. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, província de Gaza, análise de 4 anos 2000-2003, 14pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  11. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, província de Inhambane, análise de 4 anos 2000-2003, 14pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

  12. __________ PERFIL ESTATÍSTICO SANITÁRIO, província de Manica, análise de 4 anos 2000-2003, 13pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Maputo, 2004. R50

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  1. Ministério do Trabalho BOLETIM DE ESTATÍSTICAS DO TRABALHO, 2005, 32pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  2. Ministério dos Transportes & Comunicaçõas & Instituto Nacional de Viação CÓDIGO DA ESTRADA ACTUALIZADO, 80pp., 4to., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R150

MozambiqueFile

  1. [Fauvet (P.) ed.] MOZAMBIQUE FILE, a Mozambique News Agency monthly, special issue, No. 354, 24pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R25

  2. __________ MOZAMBIQUE FILE, a Mozambican News Agency monthly, December 2005, No. 353, 24pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R25

  3. __________ MOZAMBIQUE FILE, a Mozambique News Agency monthly, November 2005, No. 352, 24pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R25

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  1. Mudiue (A.) CONSTITUIÇÃO DE FAMÍLIA NAS COMUNIDADES DE VACOPI, 65pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R150

  2. Okapi (S.) INVENTÁRIO DE ANGÚSTIAS, ou apoteose do nada, 40pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R150

  3. Omar (L.) & António (A.) AS DINASTIAS MATAAKA, (séc. XVIII - XX), 90pp., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R195

  4. Pachinuapa (R.) DO ROVUMA AO MAPUTO, a marcha triunfal de Samora Machel, 72pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R225

  5. Paulo (M.) JOVENS, SEXUALIDADE E EDUCAÇÃO SEXUAL NO BAIRRO DE MAFALALA, cidade de Maputo, Moçambique, 69pp., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

  6. Pedro (M.) O MEL AMARGO, poesia, 53pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R160

  7. Recama (D.) HISTÓRIA, de Moçambique, de Africa e universal, manual de preparação paro o ensino superior, 176pp., 4to., maps, illus., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R295

Suitable for 10 - 12 grades.


  1. Ronguane (S.) ARTE NEGRA DE AMAR, 144pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R195

  2. Saúte (A.) O INTERCÂMBIO ENTRE OS MOÇAMBICANOS E AS MISSÕES CRISTÃS E A EDUCAÇÃO EM MOÇAMBIQUE, a missão Anglicana de Santo Agostinhyo-Maciene, 1926/8-1974, 329pp., illus., paperback, Colecção Identidades No. 30, Maputo, 2005. R195

  3. [Serra (C.) ed.] "TATÁ PAPÁ, TATÁ MAMÃ", (tráfico de menores em Moçambique), 527pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R250

  4. Silve (T.) et al "LUSOFONIA" EM AFRICA, história, democracia e integração Africana, 249pp., paperback, Dakar, 2005. R350

  5. Tembe (C.) RELAÇÕES AFRO-ARABES, convergências e divergências, 109pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R295

  6. Timôteo (A.) A FRONTEIRA DO SUBLIME, 92pp., paperback, Maputo, 2006. R195

  7. Zacarias (A.) TEMAS DE MEDICINA LEGAL E SEGUROS, 390pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2004. R650

  8. Zimba (S.) RI AMOR, [graphic novel], 189pp., illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R195

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - NATURAL HISTORY & ECOLOGY

  1. Botha (C. & J.) BRING BUTTERFLIES BACK TO YOUR GARDEN, 251pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Mayville, 2006. R165

  2. Brown (N.) & Duncan (G.) GROW FYNBOS PLANTS, 240pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190

  3. Capela (P.) SPECULATIONS ON THE ENCEPHALARTOS SPECIES OF MOZAMBIQUE, 131pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2005. R550

  4. Cohen (C.) et al SOUTHERN AFRICAN BIRDFINDER, where to find 1400 bird species in southern Africa and Madagascar, 456pp., colour illus., maps, paperback + pull-out map, Cape Town, 2006. R190

  5. Das (S.) & Novakovic (J.) IN SEARCH OF THE PANGOLIN, the accidental eco-tourist, 191pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

  6. de Villiers (D.) & Costello (J.) MKAMBATI AND THE WILD COAST, South Africa and Pondoland's unique heritage, 216pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2006. R295

Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism

  1. __________ SOUTH AFRICA'S INITIAL NATIONAL COMMUNICATION UNDER THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE, 86pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R125

  2. __________ A NATIONAL CLIMATE CHANGE RESPONSE STRATEGY FOR SOUTH AFRICA, September 2004, 39pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R75

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Department of Water Affairs & Forestry

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT 2005, 1 April 2004 - 31 March 2005, 223pp., oblong 4to., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R150

  2. __________ NATIONAL WATER CONSERVATION AND WATER DEMAND MANAGEMENT STRATEGY, 32pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R75

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Earthlife

  1. Hallowes (D.) SUSTAINABLE ENERGY?, towards a civil society review of South African energy policy and implementation, 75pp., 4to., spiralbound paperback, Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project, Johannesburg, 2005. R110

  2. [Taylor (C.) ed.] JUST TRANSITION TO SUSTAINABLE ENERGY, and climate change response, 32pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project, Johannesburg, 2005. R75

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  1. Global Environment Facility National Consultative Dialogue Initiative PROCEEDINGS OF THE GEF [GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT FACILITY] NATIONAL CONSULTATIVE DIALOGUE WORKSHOP IN LESOTHO, 30 November - 2 December 2004, 51pp., 4to., paperback, Maseru, (2005). R95

  2. Guhrs (V.) TROUBLE WITH AFRICA, stories from a safari camp, 241pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2004) 2006. R100

  3. Hood (D.) et al WHATEVER YOU DO, DONT RUN, true stories and reflections by not-so-rugged rangers, 196pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R135

  4. Jackson (T.) & van Aarde (R.) CONSERVATION ECOLOGY RESEARCH UNIT, three year report 2002-2004, 28pp., colour illus., paperback, Department of Zoology and Entomology, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, 2005. R75

  5. Manning (J.) et al COLOUR ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CAPE BULBS, 486pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Portland, 2002. R399

  6. Mokuku (C.) et al LESOTHO, second state of the environment report 2002, 191pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., paperback, National Environment Secretariat, Maseru, 2004. R150

  7. National Environment Secretariat INVASIVE ALIEN SPECIES IN LESOTHO, status report, 60pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Morija, 2005. R125

  8. Norman (N.) & Whitfield (G.) GEOLOGICAL JOURNEYS, a traveller's guide to South Africa's rocks and landforms, 320pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190

  9. Paterson-Jones (C.) photo. & Manning (J.) text WILD FLOWERS, of South Africa, 80pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R90

  10. Peschak (T.) & Scholl (M.) SOUTH AFRICA'S GREAT WHITE SHARK, 96pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  11. Pooley (E.) FOREST PLANTS, in the forest and in the garden, popular guides to the biomes of South Africa, Book 1, 72pp., colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2006. R110

  12. Rice (B.) COMPLETE GROWER'S GUIDE TO CARNIVOROUS PLANTS, 224pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R350

Includes the Roridula of South Africa.


  1. Ryke (P.) WILDE DIERE SE EETPLESIERE, 144pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R103

  2. Schmidt (W.) REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS, of southern Africa, 128pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  3. Share-Net YEAR OF SPECIAL DAYS, 2006, international year of deserts and desertification, 41pp., paperback, Howick, no date. R65

  4. Sinclair (I.) & Davidson (I.) SOUTHERN AFRICAN BIRDS, a photographic guide, 304pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R210

  5. Sinclair (I.) et al PHOTOGRAPHIC GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF THE INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles, Réunion and the Comores, 128pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

Text in English and French.


  1. Smith (G.) CACTI AND SUCCULENTS, 160pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, London etc, 2006. R200

  2. Southgate (D.) & Graham (D.) GROWING GREEN, the challenge of sustainable agricultural development in Sub-Saharan Africa, 36pp., 4to., illus., map, paperback, London, 2006. R85

  3. Stuart (C. & T.) FIELD GUIDE TO THE LARGER MAMMALS OF AFRICA, 320pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1997) 2006. R190

  4. [Tazi (N.) ed.] NATURE, for a different kind of globalization, 185pp., paperback, Keywords, Cape Town, 2005. R90

Includes "Africa: human nature as historical process" by Jean-Bernard Ouédraogo.


  1. Thompson (G.) THE GUIDE'S GUIDE TO GUIDING, illustrations by Dov Fedler, 235pp., illus., paperback, Third edition, Johannesburg, (2001) 2006. R165

  2. van Jaarsveld (E.) text & Thomas (V.) illus. THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN PLECTRANTHUS, and the art of turning shade to glade, 176pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w, Cape Town, 2006. R295

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - POLITICS, HISTORY & ECONOMICS

  1. __________ JOBURG!, the passion behind a city, volume 1 - 2006, 408pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2006. R375

Contributors include Darryl Accone, Kim Novick and John Matshikiza. "The first volume of 'Joburg! the passion behind a city'....to promote the new sense of optimism and pride manifest in this great city".


  1. __________ GLOBAL HEALTH WATCH 2005-2006, an alternative world health report, 368pp., illus., paperback, London, 2005. R175

  2. [Adebajo (A.) & Scanlon (H.) eds.] DIALOGUE OF THE DEAF, essays on Africa and the United Nations, 298pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R120

  3. Africa (J.) THE KIMBERLEY MALAY CAMP, 1882-1957, 190pp., 4to., maps, paperback, Bloemfontein, 1992. R230

Africa Institute of South Africa

  1. Funke (N.) & Solomon (H.) EXPLORING ISLAMIC FUNDAMENTALIST IDEOLOGIES IN AFRICA, 410pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R195

  2. [Jacques (G.) & Lesetedi (G.) eds.] NEW PARTNERSHIP FOR AFRICA'S DEVELOPMENT, debates, opportunities and challenges, 398pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R230

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  1. [Agostino (A.) & Ashton (G.) eds.] A PATENTED WORLD?, privatisation of life and knowledge, 239pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R120

Includes "The Gender Implications of Biopolitics with Special Reference to Southern Africa" by Lliane Loots.


  1. [Alden (C.) & Hirano (K.) eds.] JAPAN AND SOUTH AFRICA IN A GLOBALISING WORLD, a distant mirror, 291pp., hardback, Aldershot, 2003. R450

  2. [Alexander (A.) ed.] ARTICULATIONS, a Harold Wolpe memorial lecture collection, 334pp., paperback, Trenton, 2006. R150

Contributors include Patrick Bond: "Ten Years of Democracy: a review", Amima Mama: "Critical Capacities: facing the challenges of intellectual development in Africa", Ferial Haffajee: "An Incomplete Freedom: the state of the media ten years into democracy" and many others.


  1. [Alexander (P.) et al eds.] GLOBALISATION & NEW IDENTITIES, a view from the middle, 362pp., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R185

  2. Amin (S.) BEYOND US HEGEMONY?, assessing the prospects for a multipolar world, 191pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, London etc., 2006. R185

  3. Anstey (M.) MANAGING CHANGE, negotiating conflict, 467pp., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1991) 2006. R254

  4. Apartheid Museum UNDERSTANDING APARTHEID, teacher's book, 88pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R98

  5. __________ UNDERSTANDING APARTHEID, learner's book, 96pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R87

Suitable for grades 8-12.


  1. Arnold (G.) AFRICA, a modern history, 1028pp., illus., maps, paperback, Reprint, London, (2005) 2006. R230

  2. [Ballard (R.) et al eds.] VOICES OF PROTEST, social movements in post-apartheid South Africa, 437pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R190

  3. [Bankie (B.) & Mchombu (K.) eds.] PAN-AFRICANISM, strengthening the unity of Africa and its diaspora, from the 17th All African Students Conference (AASC), University of Namibia (UNAM), Windhoek, Namibia 28th-29th May 2005, 345pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2006. R230

  4. Basson (J.) POLITIEKE KAARTE OP DIE TAFEL, parlementêre en ander herinneringe, 195pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R175

  5. __________ RAAM EN RIGTING IN DIE POLITIEK, en die storie van apartheid, 164pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R140

  6. Baucom (I.) SPECTERS OF THE ATLANTIC, finance capital, slavery, and the philosophy of history, 387pp., paperback, Durham, 2005. R250

  7. [Biscombe (H.) comp.] IN ONS BLOED, 232pp., illus., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2006. R190

The little known story of 'Die Vlakte', a predominantly coloured neighbourhood in Stellenbosch, which was dispersed by the Group Areas Act in the 1960s. Text in Afrikaans.


  1. Bond (P.) TALK LEFT WALK RIGHT, South Africa's frustrated global reforms, 302pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, (2004) 2006. R180

Cartoons by Zapiro.


  1. __________ LOOTING AFRICA, the economics of exploitation, 172pp., map, paperback, London & Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R160

  2. Botha (T.) & Baxter (J.) THE EXPAT CONFESSIONS, South Africans abroad speak out, 107pp., paperback, New York, 2005. R120

  3. Breier (M.) & Wildschut (A.) DOCTORS IN A DIVIDED SOCIETY, the profession and education of medical practitioners in South Africa, 116pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  4. Brown (G.) HIJACK!, cracking one of South Africa's most dangerous carjacking syndicates, 222pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R129

  5. [Brown (S.) ed.] MONEY & MORALITY, 2006 transformation audit, 105pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Institute for Justice & Reconciliation, Cape Town, 2006. R99

  6. [Buhlungu (S.) ed.] TRADE UNIONS AND DEMOCRACY, Cosatu [Congress of South African Trade Unions] workers' political attitudes in South Africa, 259pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190

  7. [Burger (D.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICA YEARBOOK, 2005/06, 735pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Thirteenth edition, Johannesburg, 2006. R185

  8. __________ POCKET GUIDE TO SOUTH AFRICA, 263pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R50

  9. [Burton (A.) ed.] ARCHIVE STORIES, facts, fictions, and the writing of history, 396pp., paperback, Durham, 2005. R265

Includes "In Good Hands: researching the 1976 Soweto uprising in the State Archives of South Africa" by Helena Pohlandt-McCormick.


  1. Calderisi (R.) TROUBLE WITH AFRICA, why foreign aid isn't working, 249pp., hardback, d.w., New Haven, 2006. R260

  2. Calland (R.) ANATOMY OF SOUTH AFRICA, who holds the power, 330pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R170

  3. [Chigudu (H.) ed.] COMPOSING A NEW SONG, stories of empowerment from Africa, 177pp., paperback, Harare & London, 2002. R135

Portraits of five NGOs from Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.


  1. Clacherty (G.) & Welvering (D.) SUITCASE STORIES, refugee children reclaim their identities, 184pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

"This book was produced as part of the Suitcase Project, a psycho-social support through art therapy project initiated by Glynis Clacherty in 2001 in Johannesburg.".


  1. [Clapham (C.) et al eds.] BIG AFRICAN STATES, Angola, Sudan, DRC, Ethiopia, Nigeria, South Africa, 308pp., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R180

  2. [Connell (D.) ed.] WOMEN TO WOMEN, young Americans in South Africa, 156pp., illus., paperback, Trenton, 2006. R150

  3. Craythorne (D.) MUNICIPAL ADMINISTRATION, the handbook, 391pp., paperback + CD-ROM, Sixth edition, Cape Town, (1980) 2006. R305

  4. [Cross (C.) et al eds.] VIEWS ON MIGRATION IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA, proceedings of an African Migration Alliance Workshop, 291pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  5. [Darby (P.) ed.] POSTCOLONIZING THE INTERNATIONAL, working to change the way we are, 241pp., paperback, Hawaii, 2006. R230

Includes "African Laughter" and "African Grief" by Sekai Nzenza.


  1. Davis (M.) PLANET OF SLUMS, 228pp., hardback, d.w., London & New York, 2006. R249

  2. [de Waal (S.) & Manion (A.) eds.] PRIDE, protest and celebration, 176pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R145

An account of South Africa's Pride marches from 1990 to the present, including personal testimonies, press clippings, photos and much more.


  1. Editors Inc SA 2006-07, South Africa at a glance, 236pp., map, colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R65

  2. Emmer (P.) DUTCH SLAVE TRADE, 1500-1850, translated by Chris Emery, 166pp., hardback, New York, 2006. R775

  3. Ferguson (J.) GLOBAL SHADOWS, Africa in the neoliberal world order, 257pp., illus., map, paperback, Durham, 2006. R235

  4. First (R.) 117 DAYS, an account of confinement and interrogation under the South African 90-day detention law, 146pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1965) 2006. R90

  5. [Fleming (F.) & Merullo (A.) eds.] EXPLORER'S EYE, first-hand accounts of adventure & exploration, 263pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2005. R300

Includes excerpts from Richard Burton: "In Africa and the Orient", David Livingstone: "Through the African Interior", Henry Morton Stanley: "Congo Journey" and others.


  1. [Fox (W.) et al eds.] A GUIDE TO MANAGING PUBLIC POLICY, 132pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190

  2. Gibbon (P.) & Ponte (S.) TRADING DOWN, Africa, value chains, and the global economy, 251pp., paperback, Philadelphia, 2005. R250

  3. Gibson (C.) POLITICIANS AND POACHERS, the political economy of wildlife policy in Africa, 245pp., maps, paperback, Cambridge, 1999. R320

  4. Goldstuck (A.) THE GHOST THAT CLOSED DOWN THE TOWN, the story of the haunting of South Africa, 328pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R100

  5. Govender (R.) DOWN MEMORY LANE, 108pp., illus., paperback, Durban, 2006. R115

A collection of Ravi Govender's columns written for The Post.


  1. [Grant (T.) ed.] FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT, a celebration of fifty years of the BBC radio programme, 335pp., paperback, London, 2006. R155

Includes John Simpson: "Cape of Good Hope", Alastair Leithead: "Seven Funeral Choirs" and Ben Brown: "Farm Invaders".


  1. Grobler (J.) et al TOP WOMEN, in business and government, 2006/7, 302pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, 2006. R195

  2. Guest (R.) SHACKLED CONTINENT, Africa's past, present and future, 290pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2006. R100

  3. Guy (J.) REMEMBERING THE REBELLION, the Zulu uprising of 1906, 197pp., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R180

  4. Hadland (A.) et al RE-VISIONING TELEVISION, policy, strategy and models for the sustainable development of community television in South Africa, 217pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R170

  5. Hamilton (L.) POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY OF NEEDS, 209pp., hardback, d.w., Cambridge, 2003. R300

Includes a chapter: "What is to be Done? the case of South Africa".


  1. Hassim (S.) WOMEN'S ORGANIZATIONS AND DEMOCRACY IN SOUTH AFRICA, contesting authority, 355pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg & Wisconsin, 2006. R190

  2. [Heese (J.) et al eds.] SOUTH AFRICAN GENEALOGIES, T-U, Vol. 13, 528pp., 4to., paperback, Genealogical Institute of South Africa (GISA), Stellenbosch, 2006. R495

Text in English and Afrikaans.


  1. [Hlongwane (K.) et al eds.] SOWETO '76, reflections on the liberation struggles, commemorating the 30th anniversary of June 16, 1976, 238pp., oblong 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R225

Includes poetry, oral testimonies, freedom songs and personal recollections.


  1. Holland (H.) COLOUR OF MURDER, one family's horror exposes a nation's anguish, 270pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R110

The story of Sabrina van Schoor, who had her mother murdered and is the daughter of Louis van Schoor, a security guard in East London who was convicted of murdering at least 90 people.


  1. Hopkins (P.) JUSTICE FOR ALL, the first 15 years of POPCRU [Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union] 1989-2004, 160pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R160

  2. __________ GHOSTS, of South Africa, 228pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  3. [Huchzermeyer (M.) & Karam (A.) eds.] INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS, a perpetual challenge?, 318pp., illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190

  4. Hughes (D.) FROM ENSLAVEMENT TO ENVIRONMENTALISM, politics on a southern African frontier, 285pp., illus., paperback, Seattle, 2006. R260

  5. [Human (M.) et al eds.] WOMEN'S FREEDOM MARCH OF 1956, 160pp., oblong 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R225

Humour

  1. Francis (S.) & Rico MADAM & EVE, madams of the Caribbean, 176pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

  2. Malong (R.) [aka Robin Malan] AH BIG YAWS?, a guard to sow theffricun inglissh, 76pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1972) 2006. R95

  3. Soobben (N.) illus. WITNESS TO A DECADE, 146pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Durban, 2004. R120

This is a selection of Nanda Soobben's cartoons over the last 10 years from Post Natal, Daily News, This Day and Independent on Saturday.


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  1. Hunter-Gault (C.) NEW NEWS OUT OF AFRICA, uncovering Africa's renaissance, 173pp., map, hardback, d.w., New York, 2006. R140

Charlayne Hunter-Gault was the CNN bureau chief in Johannesburg.


  1. Johnson (R.) SOUTH AFRICA, the first man, the last nation, 250pp., maps, paperback, Second edition, Johannesburg, (2005) 2006. R120

Journals

  1. [Bank (L.) et al eds.] SOCIAL DYNAMICS, special issue: land reform and rural development in South Africa's eastern Cape, 284pp., paperback, Vol. 31, No. 1, Summer 2005, Cape Town, 2005. R70

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  1. [Kahn (R.) comp.] THICKER THAN WATER, South African adoption stories and resource guide, 207pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

  2. [Kane-Berman (J.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICAN SURVEY, 2004/2005, 710pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R1,145

  3. Krüger (F.) RADIO JOURNALISM KIT, 167pp., colour illus., paperback + CD ROM, Johannesburg, 2006. R220

  4. [le Sueur (J.) ed.] DECOLONIZATION READER, 462pp., paperback, London, 2003. R359

Includes Charles Ambler: "Alcohol, Racial Segregation and Popular Politics in Northern Rhodesia", Martin Shipway: "Madagascar on the Eve of Insurrection, 1944-47: the impasse of a liberal colonial policy" and others.


  1. Lee (C.) A CHILD CALLED FREEDOM, an African journey, 305pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2006. R175

Carol Lee, on a trip to South Africa, met a child called Freedom in Soweto.


  1. Lewis (H.) GOD'S GANGSTERS?, the history, language, rituals, secrets and myths of South Africa's prison gangs, 166pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  2. Logie (B.) WATER IN THE WILDERNESS, a journey down the Great Fish River, 179pp., maps, illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2006. R130

  3. [Loomba (A.) et al eds.] POSTCOLONIAL STUDIES, and beyond, 499pp., illus., paperback, Durham, 2005. R285

Includes "The End of History, Again? pursuing the past in the postcolony" by Jean Comaroff, "Beyond Black Atlantic and Postcolonial Studies: the South African differences of Sol Plaatje and Peter Abrahams" by Laure Chrisman and '"The Deep Thoughts the One in Need Falls Into' quotidian experience and the perspectives of poetry in post liberation South Africa" by Kelwyn Sole.


  1. MacDonald (M.) WHY RACE MATTERS, in South Africa, 245pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R180

First published by Harvard University Press.


  1. Magubane (B.) et al ROAD TO DEMOCRACY, Vol. 2, 1970-1980, 963pp., maps, illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R425

  2. [Mangcu (X.) ed.] THE MEANING OF MANDELA, a literary and intellectual celebration, 40pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R75

Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Contributors include Henry Louis Gates Jr, Cornel West and Wole Soyinka.


  1. Manning (T.) DELIVERING THE DREAM, designing and implementing strategy in the public sector, 129pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

  2. [Marcus (T.) & Hofmaenner (A.) eds.] SHIFTING BOUNDARIES OF KNOWLEDGE, a view on social sciences, law and humanities in South Africa, 254pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R170

Contributors include Brenda Cooper, Gerhard Maré and Vanessa Watson.


  1. Mashabela (H.) PEOPLE ON THE BOIL, reflections on June 16, 1976 and beyond, 202pp., illus., paperback, New edition, Johannesburg, (1987) 2006. R125

  2. Mazibuko (N.) SPRING OFFENSIVE, youth underground structures in South Africa during the 80s, 78pp., paperback, Elim Hospital, 2006. R95

  3. Meintjies (F.) SIDEVIEW, a collection of columns and articles, 193pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R137

Frank Meintjies writes for the Sunday Times business section.


  1. Meredith (M.) STATE OF AFRICA, a history of fifty years of independence, 752pp., maps, illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2005) 2006. R130

  2. Morgan (H.) BLUE MAURITIUS, the hunt for the world's most valuable stamps, 320pp., illus., hardback, d.w., London, 2006. R210

In 1847 Mauritius was one of the first countries to produce stamps. These are now worth millions.


  1. Murray (R.) HUMAN RIGHTS IN AFRICA, from the OAU to the African Union, 349pp., hardback, Cambridge, 2004. R850

  2. Naidoo (P.) 156 HANDS THAT BUILT SOUTH AFRICA, the 1956 Treason Trial, 470pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Durban, 2006. R355

  3. Norton (M.) 365 WAYS TO CHANGE THE WORLD, 384pp., illus., paperback, South African edition, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  4. Ntsebeza (L.) DEMOCRACY COMPROMISED, chiefs and the politics of land in South Africa, 326pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R240

First published by Brill in Holland in 2005.


  1. [Ntsebeza (L.) & Hall (R.) eds.] THE LAND QUESTION IN SOUTH AFRICA, the challenge of transformation and redistribution, 256pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  2. [Orr (M.) et al eds.] BUTTONS AND BREAKFASTS, the WITS [University of the Witwatersrand] WonderWoman book, 173pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R180

The WITS WonderWomen are a group of academics at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. This is a collection of their writings.


  1. [Padayachee (V.) ed.] DEVELOPMENT DECADE?, economic and social change in South Africa, 1994 - 2004, 471pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R260

  2. Pauw (J.) DANCES WITH DEVILS, a journalist's search for truth, 393pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190

Jacques Pauw was a founder member and assistant editor of the anti-apartheid Afrikaans newspaper "Vrye Weekblad". This is an account of his experiences in South Africa, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, the Sudan , Nigeria and Mozambique.


  1. Pilger (J.) FREEDOM NEXT TIME, 356pp., paperback, London, 2006. R150

  2. [Pillay (U.) et al eds.] DEMOCRACY AND DELIVERY, urban policy in South Africa, 334pp., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190

  3. [Piombo (J.) & Nijzink (L.) eds.] ELECTORAL POLITICS IN SOUTH AFRICA, assessing the first democratic decade, 297pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190

First published by Palgrave in 2005.


  1. Pistorius (M.) SKIMME IN DIE SKADU, reeksmoorde: 'n Profielsamesteller se ware verhaal, 248pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R110

First published in English in 2000 as "Catch me a Killer: serial murders - a profiler's true story".


  1. [Pithouse (R.) ed.] ASINAMALI, university struggles in post-apartheid South Africa, 170pp., paperback, Trenton, 2006. R180

Contributors include Neville Alexander, Mahmood Mamdani, Peter Vale and Andrew Nash.


  1. Potgieter (C.) et al WOMEN, DEVELOPMENT & TRANSPORT, in rural Eastern Cape, South Africa, 39pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70

  2. Ribane (N.) BEAUTY, a black perspective, 149pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R165

"Takes the reader on a journey through our South African history and politics from the unusual perspective of the beauty industry".


  1. Roberts (A.) WONGA COUP, the British mercenary plot to seize oil billions in Africa, 304pp., map, paperback, London, 2006. R165

The true story of the capture of sixty four alleged mercenaries who had planned to overthrow the government of Equatorial Guinea. Adam Roberts also looks at the part played by Sir Mark Thatcher.


  1. Ronge (B.) SPIT 'N POLISH, 222pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R100

Barry Ronge is a film critic and columnist for the Sunday Times. This is a selection of 19 years of his journalism.


  1. [Rose-Innes (H.) comp.] NICE TIMES!, a book of South African pleasures and delights, 320pp., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R185

Fact and fiction from works by Can Themba, Casey Motsisi, Sol Plaatje, Michael Olivier, Louis Leipoldt, Darryl Accone, Lawrence Green, Herman Charles Bosman and many others.


  1. [Salih (M.) ed.] AFRICAN PARLIAMENTS, between governance and government, 286pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

Includes "Local Assemblies and Local Democracy in sub-Saharan Africa" by Dele Olowu, "The South African Parliament's Failed Moment" by Tim Hughes and more.


  1. Saul (J.) NEXT LIBERATION STRUGGLE, capitalism, socialism and democracy in southern Africa, 354pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, London etc., 2005. R190

  2. __________ DEVELOPMENT AFTER GLOBALIZATION, theory and practice for the embattled south in a new imperial age, 135pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg & London, 2006. R140

  3. [Scully (P.) & Paton (D.) eds.] GENDER AND SLAVE, emancipation in the Atlantic world, 376pp., map, paperback, Durham, 2005. R265

Includes "Masculinity, Citizenship, and the Production of Knowledge in the Post-emancipation Cape Colony 1834-1844" by Pamela Scully.


  1. Seekings (J.) & Nattrass (N.) CLASS, RACE, AND INEQUALITY IN SOUTH AFRICA, 446pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R190

First published by Yale University Press in 2005.


  1. Seidman (J.) & Makgetla (N.) HLANGANANI BASEBENZI, a brief history of COSATU, 80pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R60

  2. Selous (F.) HUNTER'S WANDERINGS IN AFRICA, being a narrative of nine years spent amongst the game of the far interior of South Africa, containing accounts of explorations beyond the Zambesi, on the river Chobe, and in the Matabele and Mashuna countries, with full notes upon the natural history and present distribution of all the large mammalia, 455pp., illus., paperback, Facsimile reprint, Johannesburg, (1881) 2006. R250

  3. Serfontein (J.) TSITSIKAMMA, stories oor sy mense en dié kontrei, 446pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R240

  4. Sergeant (B.) BRETT KEBBLE, the inside story, 357pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

Brett Kebble was murdered in 2005 by persons unknown.


  1. [Shefer (T.) et al eds.] GENDER OF PSYCHOLOGY, 354pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R257

Includes Kopano Ratele: "Men and Masculinities: psychology and politics", Carol Long and Estelle Zietkiewicz: "Going Places: black women negotiating race and gender in post-apartheid South Africa" and much more.


  1. Skelton (A.) & Batley (M.) CHARTING PROGRESS, MAPPING THE FUTURE, restorative justice in South Africa, 155pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R125

  2. Slabbert (F. van Zyl) OTHER SIDE OF HISTORY, an anecdotal reflection on political transition in South Africa, 174pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R130

Also available in Afrikaans.


  1. Smiedt (D.) ARE WE THERE YET?, chasing a childhood through South Africa, 302pp., map, paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2006. R105

David Smiedt left South African in 1989 and returned in 2003.


South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

  1. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, and directory of expertise 2005, 66pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R95

  2. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, and directory of expertise 2005/6, 62pp., 4to., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R95

  3. __________ ANNUAL REPORT, and directory of expertise 2004, 59pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R95

  4. [Hammerstad (A.) ed.] PEOPLE, STATES AND REGIONS, building a collaborative security regime in southern Africa, 307pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R100

  5. Hughes (T.) et al EXTERNAL ENGAGEMENT, experiences from Ghana and Mozambique, 82pp., paperback, Global Best Practice Report 6, Johannesburg, 2005. R60

  6. Sayagues (M.) TIMBUKTU'S GOLDEN LEGACY, the experience of South African firms doing business in Mali, 147pp., paperback, Business in Africa Research Project Report 6, Johannesburg, 2005. R60

  7. Wheeler (T.) TURKEY AND SOUTH AFRICA, development of relations 1860-2005, 81pp., paperback, Report No. 47, Johannesburg, 2005. R60

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  1. [Southall (R.) ed.] SOUTH AFRICA'S ROLE IN CONFLICT RESOLUTION & PEACEMAKING IN AFRICA, conference proceedings, 266pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

  2. [Spies (G.) ed.] SEXUAL ABUSE, dynamics, assessment & healing, 294pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R260

  3. Spong (B.) STICKING AROUND, 372pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R100

Bernard Spong came to South Africa with the London Missionary Society in 1963. He served in the United Congregational Church and worked as the Communications Head for the South African Council of Churches.


  1. St Claire (W.) THE GRAND SLAVE EMPORIUM, Cape Coast Castle and the British Slave Trade, 286pp., illus., map, hardback, d.w., London, 2006. R290

  2. Theron (L.) JY BLY MY KIND, 'n ware verhaal, 157pp., paperback, Hermanus, 2005. R93

  3. [Thomas (C.) ed.] SPORT AND LIBERATION IN SOUTH AFRICA, reflections and suggestions, 177pp., paperback, Alice, 2006. R110

Contributors include André Odendaal, Peter Alegi and Albert Grundlingh.


  1. [Tienda (M.) et al eds.] AFRICA ON THE MOVE, African migration and urbanisation in comparative perspective, 375pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R180

Includes "Patterns and Processes of International Migration in the Twenty-First Century: lessons for South Africa" by Douglas Massey, "Moving On: patterns of labour migration in post-apartheid South Africa" by Dorrit Posel and much more.


  1. Tutu (D.) RAINBOW PEOPLE OF GOD, a spiritual journey from apartheid to freedom, 285pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1994) 2006. R100

First published by Doubleday New York in 1994. A collection of speeches, sermons, letters and other writings from a letter to B.J. Vorster in 1976 to the sermon preached at the funeral of Chris Hani in 1993.


  1. van Gestel (E.) photo. & text AFRICA, in the picture, 255pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R315

First published in Belgium.


  1. Vaughan (M.) CREATING THE CREOLE ISLAND, slavery in eighteenth-century Mauritius, 341pp., illus., paperback, Durham, 2005. R265

  2. [Venter (A.) & Landsberg (C.) eds.] GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS, in the new South Africa, 275pp., paperback, Third edition, Pretoria, (1998) 2006. R282

  3. Villa-Vicencio (C.) et al BUILDING NATIONS, transitional justice in the African Great Lakes Region, 143pp., illus., map, paperback, Institute for Justice & Reconciliation, Cape Town, 2005. R120

  4. Vladislavic (I.) PORTRAIT WITH KEYS, Joburg & what-what, 211pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R125

  5. Waetjen (T.) WORKERS AND WARRIORS, masculinity and the struggle for nation in South Africa, 158pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

First published by the University of Illinois in 2004.


  1. [Watermeyer (B.) et al eds.] DISABILITY AND SOCIAL CHANGE, a South African agenda, 417pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

  2. [Watson (S.) ed.] CITY IMAGINED, 216pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R120

A collection of essays on Cape Town by Damon Galgut, Finuala Dowling, Jeremy Cronin, Nkululeko Mabandla, Antony Sher, Sindiwe Magona and many others.


  1. Zoellner (T.) THE HEARTLESS STONE, a journey through the world of diamonds, deceit, and desire, 293pp., map, hardback, d.w., New York, 2006. R179

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - RELIGIOUS STUDIES

  1. [Adeyemo (T.) ed.] AFRICA BIBLE COMMENTARY, a one-volume commentary written by 70 African scholars, 1585pp., hardback, Nairobi, 2006. R360

  2. Ansari (M.) ISLAM TO THE MODERN MIND, lectures in South Africa 1970 and 1972, 326pp., paperback, Fourth edition, Cape Town, (1999) 2006. R125

  3. [Baumgarten (J.) ed.] ZEPHANIA KAMEETA, towards liberation, crossing boundaries between church and politics, lectures-meditations-sermons, 257pp., paperback, Windhoek, 2006. R150

  4. Cilliers (J.) GOD FOR US?, an analysis and assessment of Dutch Reformed preaching during the apartheid years, 88pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2006. R160

  5. Dekker (A.) VAN HART TOT HART, outobiographie, 105pp., paperback, Perspektiewe op die Christendom, Reeks 1, Vol. 3, Department of Church History, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, 2005. R175

  6. Landman (C.) PLATGESLAAN, OPGESTAAN!, verhale van hoe mense deur God se genade kon opstaan, 256pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R100

  7. Nolan (A.) JESUS TODAY, a spirituality of radical freedom, 220pp., paperback, Cape Town & New York, 2006. R130

  8. Nthoi (L.) CONTESTING SACRED SPACE, a pilgrimage study of the Mwali cult of southern Africa, 240pp., paperback, Trenton, 2006. R265

  9. [Oduyoye (M.) & Kanyoro (M.) eds.] WILL TO ARISE, women, tradition and the church in Africa, 230pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R90

  10. [Phiri (I.) & Nadar (S.) eds.] AFRICAN WOMEN, RELIGION, AND HEALTH, essays in honor of Mercy Amba Ewudziwa Oduyoye, 280pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R95

  11. [Shutte (A.) ed.] THE QUEST FOR HUMANITY IN SCIENCE & RELIGION, the South African experience, 326pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R115

  12. Swart (I.) THE CHURCHES AND THE DEVELOPMENT DEBATE, perspectives on a fourth generation approach, 276pp., paperback, Stellenbosch, 2006. R285

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - SOUTHERN AFRICAN LANGUAGES

  1. Babane (M.) et al SWIHUNDLA SWA VUTOMI, 51pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R50

A collection of short stories written in Xitsonga.


  1. Bodibe (R.) MOPROFESARA RANKO, 59pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R50

"Professor Ranko" is a novel in Sesotho.


  1. Booysen (L.) SEKHUKHUNE, 56pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1989) 2006. R55

Historical drama in Southern Sotho on the life of the Bapedi Chief, Sekhukhune.


  1. de Saint-Exupery (A.) INKOSANA ENCANE, 88pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R80

"The Little Prince" translated into isiZulu.


  1. Dlamini (C.) IMALI IMPHANDZE YESONO, 132pp., paperback, Pretoria, 1990. R80

Play in siSwati.


  1. Jongilanga (D.) APHA NAPHAYA, 74pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R55

Collection of six short stories in isiXhosa.


  1. Kgatea (K.) NTSHWARE KA LETSOGO, 92pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R60

Text in Sesotho.


  1. Leballo (T.) MAKATOLLE, 77pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70

Stories in Sesotho.


  1. Lekitlane (T.) MAFITO, 56pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1999) 2002. R55

"Knots" is a collection of essays and short stories written in Sesotho.


  1. Letsoara (T.) MOTHO KE MOTHO KA BATHO, 127pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R65

"A Person is a Person through other People" is a play written in Sesotho.


  1. Machika (P.) PEU TSA TOKOLOGO, 37pp., paperback, Timbila Poetry Project, Elim Hospital, 2005. R80

Poetry in Sesotho.


  1. Madima (E.) MADUVHA HA FANI, 104pp., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1992) 2006. R45

Novel in Tshivenda.


  1. [Madondo (L.) ed.] UKUPHUMA KWELANGA, 58pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R60

Collection of poetry in isiZulu.


  1. Magoleng (B.) & Ntsime (J.) MPOLELELE DILO, 86pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R55

Text in Sesotho.


  1. Magona (S.) KUBANTWANA BABANTWANA BAM, 255pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R160

Novel in isiXhosa. First published in English as "To My Children's Children".


  1. Mahlalela (S.) & Mabuza (E.) LIDLELANTFONGENI, ingcamu yetitjudeni, 151pp., paperback, Pretoria, 1992. R70

Text in siSwati.


  1. [Mahlangu (J.) ed.] IHLOYA, 51pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2003. R60

"Thin, Pure Milk" is a poetry anthology written in isiNdebele.


  1. Malungana (S.) & Babane (M.) VUTOMI BYI HUNDZULERILE, 75pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R45

"Life has Changed Completely" is a collection of poetry in Xitsonga.


  1. Malungana (S.) & Salane (V.) TSHANGAVA RA SWITLHOKOVETSELO, 65pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R50

"A Field of Groundnuts" is an anthology of poetry in Xitsonga.


  1. [Malungana (S.) ed.] KWAKWWA RA SEKWA, 108pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R65

Text in Xitsonga.


  1. Marhanele (M.) MARHAMBU YA NHLOKO, 118pp., paperback, Timbila Poetry Project, Elim Hospital, 2005. R90

Poetry in Xitsonga.


  1. Masenya (M.) NTSHEBELE1, 70pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R50

Short stories in Sepedi.


  1. __________ DIKGOMO TSESO, 58pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R45

"My Father's Cattle" is a drama in Sepedi.


  1. Masondo (M.) INKUNZI ISEMATHOLENI, 111pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1997) 2006. R80

"A Future Leader is in Young Ones of Today" is a collection of folklore in isiZulu.


  1. [Mathenjwa (L.) ed.] UMCAKULO, 61pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R50

Poetry in isiZulu.


  1. Mathunjwa (E.) LISEKHONA LITSEMBA, 59pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1994. R50

Text in Sesotho.


  1. Maumela (E.) MUTHU KHA PFE!, 49pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1988) 2005. R40

"Take heed of advice" is a novel in Luvenda.


  1. Mchunu (S.) KUSINDA KWEHLELA ENDODENI, 73pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R40

Text in isiZulu.


  1. Mekgwe (J.) MASAIKATEGANG A MAGODIMO, 72pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1976) 2006. R50

"The Heavens see Everything" is a novel in Setswana.


  1. Mngadi (M.) IZIBOSHWA ZOTHANDO, (prisoners of love), 247pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2004. R92

"Prisoners of Love" is a novel in isiZulu.


  1. Moloto (D.) MANYOBONYOBO, 122pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R65

"Riddles" is a novel in Setswana.


  1. Monyaise (D.) BOGOSI KUPE, 96pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1967) 2003. R65

"The Kingdom is Sacred" is a novel in Setswana.


  1. Moropa (K.) SELA EMTHONJENI, 84pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R55

Collection of poetry in isiXhosa.


  1. Mtuze (P.) UDINGEZWENI, 176pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R60

Novel in isiXhosa.


  1. Mtywaku (D.) UTHEMBISA NOMAKHAYA, 44pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1992) 2006. R55

Drama in isiXhosa.


  1. [Ndlovu (L.) ed.] IMPISELO, 65pp., illus., paperback, Timbila Poetry Project, Elim Hospital, 2004. R95

Poetry in isiZulu.


  1. Ngewu (L.) YEHA MFAZI OBULALA INDODA, 87pp., paperback, Pretoria, (1997) 2004. R65

"Woe to the Woman Who Kills her Husband" is a play in isiXhosa.


  1. Ngubane (U.) IZINGWAZI ZANAMUHLA, iqoqo lezinkondlo zoSiba, 92pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R75

Collection of poetry in isiZulu.


  1. Ntsime (J.) LERATO KE ENG?, 91pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R60

"What is Love?" is a play in Setswana.


  1. Ntuli (M.) ISILILO SENGHWANI, 76pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1999) 2005. R55

"The Cry of the Bone-Flute" is poetry in isiNdebele.


  1. [Nyamande (A.) ed.] AMAZWI AMATSHA, an anthology of poetry, 109pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R140

Text in isiXhosa.


  1. Nyanda (G.) & Thwala (J.) INTATHAKUSA, 124pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R65

Poetry in isiZulu.


  1. Nyatlo (E.) NGWANAKA, 75pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1984) 2006. R50

"My Child" is a play in Northern Sotho.


  1. Phaswana (N.) et al MAANEA O VHIBVAHO, 90pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2000. R60

"Essays ready for use" is a collection of essays in Tshivenda accompanied by a theory section.


  1. Puleng (N.) MALOPO A BORETI, 64pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1983) 2002. R55

"The Spirits of Poetry" is poetry in Sepedi.


  1. Sankqela (J.) OWU!, Hayi ukuzeza, 92pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R35

Text in isiXhosa.


  1. [Shishenge (D. & D.) eds.] NSATI WA GAYISA, 48pp., paperback, Elim Hospital, 2005. R75

Poetry in Xitsonga.


  1. Sibiya (E.) NGIDEDELE NGIFE, 168pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R60

Text in isiZulu.


  1. Skhosana (P.) ISIGIYANI, 51pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R45

Southern Ndebele folklore.


  1. Soana (A.) MEHLODI YA BOPHELO, 58pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1989) 2005. R45

"The Splendour of Life" is a collection of poetry in Northern Sotho.


  1. Somana (A.) INGUQU UKUBA BENDININI, introduction by N. Dudumashe-Luthango, 107pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R55

"Transformation" is a collection of isiXhosa poetry.


  1. [Thwala (J.) ed.] SIYATICEKETSA, 117pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R65

A collection of short stories in siSwati.


  1. Tseke (S.) SEKGAMPHUTHU SA MALALAKGOTLA A MORAKA, 48pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R55

"Boys should not Waste Time Sitting Around the Fire Doing Nothing" is a collection of poetry in Northern Sotho.


AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - SPORT, LEISURE (including wine & food) and TRAVEL (including guidebooks & maps)

  1. __________ SA WINE INDUSTRY DIRECTORY, 2006/7, 578pp., paperback, Eighth edition, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  2. Bailey (A.) photo. & Keene-Young (R.) text SAFARI, journeys through wild Africa, 223pp., 4to., map, colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R295

  3. Bakkes (C.) NOU'S ONS IN ONS DONNER IN, 144pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

  4. Barker (B.) SOUTH AFRICA, the beautiful, 168pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Reprint, Cape Town, (1991) 2006. R240

  5. Barlow (E.) EDDIE BARLOW, the autobiography, 212pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

Eddie Barlow is a South African cricketer.


  1. [Bauschke (U.) & Lauber (P.) eds.] COOL RESTAURANTS, Cape Town, 135pp., colour illus., paperback, Dusseldorf, 2006. R165

Text in English, German, French, Italian and Spanish.


  1. Brews (H.) SOUTH AFRICAN GOLF, Vol. one: Blazing the Trail, 135pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Pretoria, 2005. R399

The life and times of Sid Brews, South Africa's first internationally famous golfer.


  1. Buckland (M.) et al SOUTH AFRICA, the AA key guide, 350pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Basingstoke, 2005. R180

Cookery

  1. Comins (C.) text & Wasserfall (R.) photo. FARM KITCHEN, 224pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R250

  2. Pieterse (M.) FOUR SEASONS, cooking throughout the year in South Africa, 128pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  3. Ras (F. & C.) SPRIGS, fresh kitchen inspiration, 141pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R195

Sprigs is a popular food store and restaurant in Kloof, KwaZulu-Natal.


  1. Robins (M.) BUSHVELD BANQUETS, 176pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  2. Roux (M.) VIN DE CONSTANCE, 96pp., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R200

Recipes by Michel Roux of London's Le Gavroche restaurant, made to compliment Vin de Constance, a sweet wine made in the 18th century and revived in 1986 by the Jooste Family at Klein Constantia.


  1. van der Westhuizen (M.) text & Inggs (S.) photo. DELECTABLE, food from rural France to urban Cape, 208pp., oblong 4to., maps, colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R240

  2. Weideman (G.) VERSKOMBUIS, 'n Kookboek met gedigte, 118pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R155

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  1. Copeland (M.) GETAWAY GUIDE TO MOZAMBIQUE, and its offshore islands, 192pp., maps, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

  2. Davies (P.) PLANES, TRAINS AND STADIUM MEALS, roaming the planet in search of sport, 224pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

Peter Davies is a well-known South African sports presenter.


  1. Drake (J.) DINE, where to eat 2007, 240pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70

  2. du Plessis (K.) text & Cowling (V.) photo WEST COAST, landscape, people, food, texture, 208pp., 4to., map, colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R210

  3. du Randt (O.) OS, the autobiography, 212pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

Os du Randt is a Springbok rugby player who played on the 1995 World Cup team.


  1. eBizguide MOZAMBIQUE, 2004, 241pp., maps, colour illus., paperback, Spain, 2004. R140

  2. Eidelman (I.) photo. CAPE TO KALAHARI, 164pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w, Cape Town, 2006. R295

  3. Ferrar (S.) text & Johnston (F.) photo. MALAWI, the warm heart of Africa, 128pp., oblong 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R160

  4. Finke (J.) ROUGH GUIDE TO TANZANIA, 816pp., illus., maps, paperback, Second edition, London, 2006. R200

  5. __________ ROUGH GUIDE TO ZANZIBAR, 284pp., maps, colour illus., paperback, Second edition, London, 2006. R150

  6. [Froud (M.) ed.] WINE MAGAZINE'S POCKET GUIDE TO WINES & CELLARS OF SOUTH AFRICA, 382pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R60

  7. __________ BEST VALUE WINE GUIDE 2007, 128pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R50

  8. George (R.) et al OFFBEAT SOUTH AFRICA, the travel guide to the wacky and wonderful, 144pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

  9. Greenwood (S.) et al GREENWOOD GUIDE TO SOUTH AFRICA, Namibia and Mozambique, hand-picked accommodation, 360pp., maps, colour illus., paperback, Fifth edition, London, (2000) 2006. R120

  10. Harrison (P.) & Heese (S.) FAMILY, South Africa's top sites, 152pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

Other titles in this series are "Science", "Spiritual", "Struggle", "Arts and Culture", "Gay and Lesbian" and "Ecotravel".


  1. Hartman (R.) ALI, the life of Ali Bacher, 594pp., illus., paperback, Updated edition, Johannesburg, (2004) 2006. R120

Ali Bacher played cricket for South Africa and became the head of the United Cricket Board.


  1. Hauf (T.) photo. ESSENCE OF A LAND, South Africa and its World Heritage Sites, introduced by Max du Preez, 232pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2006. R320

  2. Hilton-Barber (B.) POSTCARDS FROM THE LEDGE, travel tales of the Lowveld, 206pp., map, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

  3. Honeyborne (A.) & de Agrela (R.) FREEDOM FLIGHT, 190pp., maps, b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R170

Alan Honeyborne and Ricky De Agrela's account of their flight around the world in the smallest aircraft by the longest route.


  1. Hugo (F.) KARTONENGEL, 159pp., maps, illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R110

Francois Hugo motorbiked through southern Africa.


  1. [Humphries (P.) ed.] ACCOMODATION GUIDE, 2006/2007, 270pp., maps, colour illus., paperback, Third edition, Johannesburg, 2006. R123

  2. Joyce (P.) text & Balfour (D & S.) photos. THIS IS BOTSWANA, 176pp., map, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  3. Keene-Young (R.) BACKSEAT SAFARI, 176pp., map, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

Robyn Keene-Young and her husband Adrian, a wildlife photographer, have lived in a remote corner of northern Botswana for ten years.


  1. Krige (C.) & Bills (P.) REGTE PLEK, VERKEERDE TYD, die outobiografie van Corne Krige, 235pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

Also available in English. Corne Krige captained the Springbok Rugby Team.


  1. [Mackenzie (J.) ed.] BEST OF SOUTH AFRICA, Vol. 1, 197pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 2006. R149

"Best of South Africa in travel, lifestyle products and business over a five year annual edition leading up to 2010".


Maps

  1. __________ ANGOLA, 1: 2 000 000, 33.5 x 26cm., folded, Budapest, no date. R105

  2. Globetrotter CAPE TOWN, 1: 9 500, 39 x 28cm., folded, Fifth edition, London, 2006. R80

  3. __________ SOUTH AFRICA TRAVEL MAP, 1: 2 400 000, 28 x 39cm., folded, Seventh edition, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  4. InfoMap WESTCOAST AND CEDERBERG, 1: 130 000, 25 x 34.5cm., folded, 2006. R78

  5. Map Studio CAPE TOWN, street map, 1: 2 5000, 27 x 34cm., folded with 32pp street map index, Thirteenth edition, Cape Town R90

  6. __________ WINELANDS, of the western Cape, 1: 130 000, 27 x 39cm., folded, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  7. __________ EASTERN CAPE, 1: 1 500 000, 16.5 x 27.5cm., folded, Cape Town, 2006. R25

  8. Olivier (W. & S.) NAMIBIA, travel atlas, 63pp., 4to., colour illus., maps, paperback, Fifth edition, Cape Town etc, (1994) 2006. R100

  9. Renssen (M.) text ATLAS OF NATIONAL PARKS AND RESERVES OF SOUTH AFRICA, 191pp., 4to., maps, colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R250

  10. Slingsby (P.) OVERBERG WHALE COAST, Hermanus-Cape Agulhas-Swellendam, 1: 250 000, 23 x 16.5cm., folded, Third edition, Cape Town, 2005. R50

  11. Sunbird TOURING MAP OF MOZAMBIQUE, 1: 1 200 000, 27.5 x 38cm., folded, Johannesburg, no date. R60

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  1. Marais (C.) & du Toit (J.) SHORELINES, a journey along the South African coast, 243pp., map, illus., paperback, Cape TOwn, 2006. R130

Chris Marais and Julienne du Toit drove from Alexander Bay to Kosi Bay in ten weeks.


  1. __________ DRINK OF DRY LAND, journeys through Namibia, 224pp., illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

Account of a road trip taken in 2004.


  1. Marais (C.) photo. & text & du Toit (J.) text NAMIBIA SPACE, 192pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  2. McIntosh (F.) & Richman (R.) DON'T CLIMB KILIMANJARO, (climb the Ruwenzori) and 49 other holidays to steer you clear of the crowds, 125pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R99

  3. Michler (I.) KENYA & TANZANIA, the insider's guide, 191pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R180

  4. Muirhead (D.) CURIOUS CASE OF THE IMAGINARY TOURIST, and other unlikely travel tales from a South African traveller, 176pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

  5. Nell (N.) OUDTSHOORN, a visitor's guide to the ostrich capital of the world, 32pp., 4to., colour illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R60

  6. Olivier (W.) AFRICAN ADVENTURER'S GUIDE TO NAMIBIA, travelling all major routes and gravel tracks, 304pp., maps, paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2000) 2006. R160

  7. Paterson-Jones (C.) BEST WALKS, of the garden route, 166pp., colour illus., maps, paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1992) 2006. R110

  8. Roberts (C.) SOUTH AFRICAN SPORTS ACTION, No. 27, Dec/Jan, 16pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R30

  9. Schoeman (C.) SEASONS OF GLORY, the life and times of Bob Loubser, commemorating 100 years of Springbok Rugby 1906-2006, 160pp., illus., paperback, Second edition, Durban, (1999) 2006. R145

  10. Skinner (M.) photo. & Fraser (S.) text FAIREST CAPE, from the West Coast to the Garden Route, 127pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, d.w., Second edition, Johannesburg, (2001) 2006. R190

  11. Slingsby (P. & M.) WALKS WITH A FAT DOG, and more walks without, 182pp., maps, colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R165

Walks in the western Cape.


  1. Swart (E.) & Smit (I.) THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO SOUTH AFRICAN WINES, 218pp., maps, colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R195

  2. Tuck (R.) text & photo. WALK ON THE WILD SIDE, some memorable hiking trails in South Africa, 41pp., colour illus., paperback, Jeffreys Bay, 2006. R120

  3. [van Beek (S.) ed.] FUN SHOPPING, in Jo'burg, 103pp., colour illus., map, paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R79

  4. Zett (L.) photo. FISH HOEK & KALK BAY, the southern Cape peninsula Vol. 2, 71pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2004. R110

  5. __________ MUIZENBERG & ST. JAMES, the southern Cape peninsula Vol. 3, 71pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  6. __________ CAPE POINT, SCARBOROUGH, KOMMETJIE, the southern Cape peninsula Vol. 4, 71pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2005. R110

  7. __________ SIMON'S TOWN, the southern Cape peninsula Vol. 1, 71pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2004. R110

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - VIDEO, CD-ROM, CD & DVD

CD

  1. __________ TIMBILA, orchestral works inspired by elements in African music, CD, 65 minutes, + 6pp. booklet, Stellenbosch, 1990. R65

Includes work by South African composers Hans Roosenschoon, Michael Moerane, Stefans Grové and Johan Cloete.


  1. Fick (A.) & Ericson (E.) conductors STELLENBOSCH CAMERATA, kontak: Stellenbosch - Stockholm, CD + 16pp. booklet, Stellenbosch, 2001. R80

Eric Ericson is a Swedish choral conductor. He was invited in 1993 by Acáma Fick, the South African choral conductor, and leader of the Stellenbosch Camerata, to conduct in Stellenbosch and Cape Town. Work by Arnold van Wyk, J.S. Bach, Monteverdi and many others.


  1. Grové (S.) AFRIKA HYMNUS, songs and dances from Africa, CD, 69 minutes + 20pp. booklet, Stellenbosch, 1996. R65

Stefans Grové (b.1922) is a well-known Afrikaans compser. Afrika Hymnus was recorded in 1995.


  1. Kramer (D.) & Petersen (T.) GHOEMA, 2 CDs, Cape Town, 2006. R140

Recorded live at The Baxter Theatre with the original cast.


  1. Miller (P.) MUSIC FOR THE FILMS OF WILLIAM KENTRIDGE, CD + 16pp booklet, Johannesburg, 2006. R125

Philip Miller's music for "Memo" (1994), "Felix in Exile" (1994), "Hotel" (1997), "Weighing and Wanting" (1997), "Shadow Procession" (1999), "Sterescope" (1999). Notes by Philip Miller and an interview with Philip Miller and William Kentridge by Mary Rörich in 1998.


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DVD

  1. Anderson (I.) PAUL DU TOIT, fighting with my weak hand, DVD, 29 + 6 + 6 minutes, Cape Town, 2006. R150

The first film "Fighting with my Weak Hand" looks at the methods Paul du Toit employs when painting and sculpting, "Die Donné Papermill" looks at the time he spent in New York when he was invited to work at the Papermill, "Forum Homini" documents the process of creating "The Purple Hominid", his largest mural made for the Forum Homini in the Cradle of Humankind.


  1. [Freimond (C.) dir.] GUMS & NOSES, a black comedy about white powder, DVD, 89 minutes, Johannesburg, no date. R150

  2. [Gabriel (I.) dir.] FORGIVENESS, DVD, Johannesburg, 2004. R160

"A landmark South African film" Barry Ronge, Sunday Times. Stars Arnold Vosloo who plays a South African policeman who has been granted amnesty by the TRC, Denise Newman and Quanita Adams who play the family of one of his victims.


  1. [Hallis (R.) dir.] SAMORA MACHEL, son of Africa, DVD, 28 minutes,, Johannesburg, 1989. R135

Includes an interview with Professor John Saul.


  1. [Hubbard (G.) dir.] 1976 - FINGER ON THE TRIGGER, episode 1 & 2, DVD, 23 + 25 minutes, Johannesburg, no date. R835

Episode 1 looks at the period when Peter Magubane worked for Drum magazine and The Rand Daily Mail and his photographs of Sharpeville. Episode 2 focuses on his role in photographing the Soweto Riots of 1976 and the international impact of those images.


  1. Kaplan (M.) BETWEEN JOYCE AND REMEMBRANCE, DVD,, Cape Town, 2003. R150

Documentary on the family of Siphiwo Mtimkulu who was poisoned and then murdered in 1982. His mother, Joyce, testified at the TRC.


  1. [Kaplan (M.) dir.] BETRAYAL, DVD, 55 minutes, no place, 2006. R275

Documentary on Nokuthula Simelane who disappeared in Johannesburg in 1983 while on a mission for the ANC. Interviews with her family and Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela.


  1. [Lipman (J.) dir.] SOL PLAATJE, a man of our time, DVD, 50 minutes, 1998. R150

Includes interviews with Tim Couzens, Popo Molefe and Stephan Gray.


  1. [Maseko (Z.) dir.] CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTION, DVD, 52 minutes, 2002. R135

Five South African exiles are interviewed twelve years after their return home.


  1. [Mistry (J.) dir.] I MIKE WHAT I LIKE, let loose the word, DVD, 50 minutes, Pretoria, 2006. R150

Kgafela oa Magogodi reads his poetry to the background of images of Johannesburg and music by Ernest Motule.


  1. Saunders (C.) PW BOTHA, the interviews/die onderhoude, DVD, 55 minutes, Johannesburg, 2006. R125

Cliff Saunders interviewed P.W. Botha when Botha turned 90.


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AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - FICTION

Anthologies & Journals

  1. __________ TWIST, short stories inspired by tabloid headlines, 218pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

Contributors include Sindiwe Magona, Rachelle Greef, Susan Mann, Gabeba Baderoon and others.


  1. __________ OBITUARY TANGO, a selection of writing from the Caine Prize for African writing 2005, 204pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R125

  2. __________ AFRICAN ROAD, new writing from southern Africa 2006, 245pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R121

Anthology of the best entries for the HSBC/SA PEN literary award. Winning stories were selected by J.M. Coetzee. The winner was Sean O'Toole and the runners up were Elizabeth Pienaar, Justin Fox and Lee Olivier.


  1. [Aidoo (A.) ed.] AFRICAN LOVE STORIES, an anthology, 249pp., paperback, Banbury, 2006. R215

Includes Sindiwe Magona: "Modi's Bride", Blessing Musariri: "Counting down the Hours", Antjie Krog: "Three [Love] Stories in Brackets" and many more.


  1. [de Kock (L.) & Southey (P.) eds.] IDENTITIES, South African short stories, 155pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (2002) 2006. R90

  2. [de Villiers (G.) comp.] ATTITUDES, South African short stories, 191pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2002. R95

Contributors include Geoffrey Haresnape, Bessie Head, Bal Ganesh, Lisa Fugard, Sindiwe Magona and many others. Suitable for grades 10, 11 and 12.


  1. [Moffett (H.) comp.] LOVELY BEYOND ANY SINGING, landscapes in South African writing, an anthology, 260pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R135

A collection of fiction, journalism, poetry, drama on the South African landscape.


  1. [Morris (J.) ed.] SHORT WRITINGS FROM BULAWAYO 111, 149pp., paperback, Bulawayo, 2006. R65

  2. [Motopi (L.) ed.] EVERY DOG HAS ITS DAY, and other short stories, introduction by Omoseye Bolaji, 47pp., paperback, Bloemfontein, 2006. R60

  3. [Scheepers (R.) & Thabo (N.) comps.] DIE MELKWEG HET 'N STER LAAT VAL, 420pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R145

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  1. Bakkes (M.) ELEGIE VIR 'N ONBEKENDE, 198pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  2. Barnard (C.) MAHALA, 178pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1971) 2006. R125

  3. Barris (K.) WHAT KIND OF CHILD, 217pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R135

  4. Boje (E.) DIE SOETPATATKONINGS VAN OLIFANTSRAND, 287pp., paperback, Howick, no date. R100

  5. Bosman (H.) THE COMPLETE OOM SCHALK LOURENS STORIES, 424pp., illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R195

  6. Botes (A.) BROODSONDE, 215pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  7. Brink (A.) DIE AMBASSADEUR, 365pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1963) 2006. R135

  8. __________ MET 'N GLIMLAG, 167pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

A selection from "Parys - Parys: retoer" published in 1969 and "Mal" published in 1999.


  1. __________ PRAYING MANTIS, 280pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2005) 2006. R105

  2. Brunner (G.) ZEBRA HORIZON, 367pp., paperback, Durban, 2005. R135

A novel based on Gunda-Gardegen Brunner's experience as an exchange student in South Africa.


  1. Burgess (Y.) SAY A LITTLE MANTRA FOR ME, 195pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1979) 2006. R90

  2. Case (M.) ALL WE HAVE LEFT UNSAID, 270pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  3. Chingono (J.) NOT ANOTHER DAY, stories and poetry, 123pp., paperback, Harare, 2006. R120

  4. Coetzee (J.) SLOW MAN, 263pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2005) 2006. R105

  5. Coovadia (I.) GREEN EYED THIEVES, 208pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  6. Crouse (H.) MAN OP DIE DAK, 272pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R125

  7. da Mata (R.) BUSHFIRE, 637pp., illus., paperback, no place (South Africa), 2006. R165

  8. Dally (G.) SWITCH IN TIME, 351pp., paperback, Weltevreden Park, 2005. R95

  9. Dangaremba (T.) BOOK OF NOT, a sequel to "Nervous Conditions", 250pp., paperback, Banbury, 2006. R195

  10. de Vries (A.) ROOIKOOS WILLEMSE IS SOEK, die plaaswinkelstories uit die Klein Karoo, 160pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

  11. DeSoto (L.) BLADE OF GRASS, 342pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R139

First published in London in 2004.


  1. Dreyer (T.) EQUATORIA, 158pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  2. Dunton (C.) BOXING, and other stories, 86pp., paperback, Roma, 2005. R150

Chris Dunton teaches English at the University of Lesotho. These stories are set in west Africa.


  1. Eaton (T.) TEXAS, 233pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R85

  2. Eppel (J.) HATCHINGS, with an introduction by Khombe Mangwanda, 123pp., paperback, Reprint, Bulawayo, (1993) 2006. R85

  3. Fedler (J.) SECRET MOTHERS' BUSINESS, one night, eight women, no kids, no holding back, 296pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

  4. Fiore (R.) LAME ANGEL, 304pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

  5. Fugard (A.) TSOTSI, 167pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1980) 2006. R100

  6. Fullerton (J.) WHITE BOYS DON'T CRY, 309pp., paperback, London, 2006. R135

  7. Galassi (J.) EZULWINI, place of heaven, 188pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R95

  8. Goss (R.) AND SO SAY ALL OF US, 282pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

  9. Greeff (R.) PALAZZO VAN DIE LAASTE DANS, 175pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R115

  10. Greenberg (L.) THE BEGGARS' SIGNWRITERS, 184pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  11. Herrmann (A.) REPEAT PERFORMANCE, 258pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R135

  12. Heyns (M.) VERKEERDESPRUIT, 270pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

First published in English in 2002 as "The Children's Day".


  1. Hope (C.) MY MOTHER'S LOVERS, 442pp., paperback, London, 2006. R150

  2. Jacobs (R.) MY FATHER'S ORCHID, 288pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

  3. Kaganof (A.) USELESSLY, 191pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

  4. Kaschula (R.) MUGABE WAS RIGHT, for the wrong reasons, a satirical novella, 112pp., paperback, Port St Johns, 2006. R115

  5. Keet (V.) PEANUT BRAINS, 212pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R115

Verenia Keet grew up in Bonteheuwel in Cape Town and now lives in Pakistan. Her first novel was "Colored Hill".


  1. Khumalo (F.) BITCHES' BREW, 326pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

  2. Kleinboer MIDNIGHT MISSIONARY, 239pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

First published in 2003 in Afrikaans as "Kontrei". "Kleinboer" is a pen name.


  1. Kombuis (K.) DIEPER DORS, 192pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

A collection of essays and short stories.


  1. __________ SOMER II, 'n plakboek, 232pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1985) 2006. R110

  2. Kraak (G.) ICE IN THE LUNGS, 328pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

  3. Lambkin (D.) NIGHT JASMINE MAN, 505pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2002) 2006. R100

  4. Lang (G.) PLACE OF BIRTH, a novel, 285pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R150

  5. Leipoldt (L.) THE MASK, introduction by T.S. Emslie and P.L. Murray, 277pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R123

First published as part of the trilogy "The Valley" in 2000.


  1. Leroux (E.) SILBERSTEIN-TRILOGIE, 383pp., paperback, Third edition, Cape Town, (1984) 2006. R220

Contains "Sewe dae by die Silbersteins" (1962), "Ennvir Axeza" (1962) and "Die Derde Oog" (1966).


  1. Lucouw (P.) A MAZE ZING, 144pp., paperback, Vanderbijlpark, 2006. R95

  2. Maart (R.) ROSA'S DISTRICT SIX, 232pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R115

First published in Canada in 2004.


  1. Malindzisa (G.) STATE OF EMERGENCY, in a difficult situation, 180pp., illus., map, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R65

  2. Mannheim RISK, 314pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R95

  3. Mashologu (M.) SLICES OF BREAD, 109pp., paperback, Morija, 2004. R125

  4. Matthee (D.) PETRONELLA VAN AARDE, BURGEMEESTER, 175pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1983) 2006. R120

  5. __________ DREAMFOREST, 314pp., map, paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2004) 2006. R95

Originally published in Afrikaans as "Toorbos".


  1. Medalie (D.) THE SHADOW FOLLOWS, 245pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R139

  2. Moele (K.) ROOM 207, 238pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

  3. Moeletsi (S.) IT'S CHUGGING ALONG, and other stories, 108pp., paperback, Reprint, Maseru, (2004) 2005. R175

  4. Morejele (M.) HOW WE BURIED PUSO, 234pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

  5. Morris (R.) BONGENI, an African saga, 513pp., paperback, Jeffreys Bay, 2005. R150

  6. Mphahlele (E.) IN CORNER B, 237pp., paperback, Revised edition, Johannesburg, (1967) 2006. R90

"In Corner B" was first published in Nairobi in 1967. This is the reprint of this edition and also includes stories written after his return to South Africa.


  1. Nair (N.) BRIDGE ON NO RIVERS, a fictional memoir, 161pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R101

Nirmala Nair was born in India and has been living in Cape Town since 1993.


  1. Ndebele (N.) FOOLS, & other stories, 229pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1983) 2006. R95

  2. Nkosi (L.) MANDELA'S EGO, 181pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  3. O'Toole (S.) MARQUIS OF MOOIKLOOF, and other stories, 138pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

Sean O'Toole is the winner of the 2006 HSBC/SA PEN literary award.


  1. Oswest (B.) THE NEW SUFFOLK HYMNBOOK, a novel, 227pp., paperback, Johnannesburg, 2006. R135

  2. Pistorius SORG, 207pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R140

  3. Raeburn (M.) NIGHT OF THE FIREFLIES, 366pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

  4. Sandak-Lewin (G.) A SEPARATE LIFE, tales of a woman estranged, 82pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  5. Schonstein (P.) A QUILT OF DREAMS, 315pp., hardback, d.w., London, 2006. R175

  6. __________ THE APOTHECARY'S DAUGHTER, 282pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (2004) 2005. R95

  7. Simm (S.) MISS KWA KWA, 213pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

  8. Snyman (D.) ANDERKANT DIE SCRAP, 184pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

  9. Themba (C.) REQUIEM FOR SOPHIATOWN, 161pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R95

A collection of short stories and sketches, including "The Suit", with several previously uncollected pieces.


  1. van der Merwe (A.) MOFFIE, 314pp., paperback, Hermanus, 2006. R135

  2. van der Vyver (M.) STILTETYD, 334pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  3. __________ TIME OUT, translated by Mari Weeks, 342pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

English translation of "Stiltetyd".


  1. van Heerden (E.) DIE SWYE VAN MARIO SALVIATI, 'n roman, 408pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2000) 2006. R125

  2. van Niekerk (M.) AGAAT, 695pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R250

Originally published in Afrikaans in 2004.


  1. van Tonder (J.) STARGAZER, 208pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

Originally published in 2004 in Afrikaans as "Roepman".


  1. Venter (E.) MY BEAUTIFUL DEATH, translated by Luke Stubbs, 275pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

Originally published in Afrikaans in 1996.


  1. __________ HORRELPOOT, 316pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R160

  2. Wessels (M.) HUSBANDS AND LOVERS, 140pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R115

  3. White (L.) LITTLE BLUE JACKET, 327pp., paperback, Hove, 2005. R165

  4. Winterbach (I.) DIE BOEK VAN TOEVAL EN TOEVERLAAT, 333pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R140

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - POETRY & PLAYS

Anthologies & Journals

  1. [Bartlett (R.) ed.] HALALA MADIBA, Nelson Mandela in poetry, 295pp., paperback, Wiltshire, 2006. R90

Foreword by Nadine Gordimer and preface by Andries Oliphant. Poems written about Nelson Mandela by Dennis Brutus, Arthur Nortje, Wole Soyinka, Zindzi Mandela, Lynne Bryer, Seamus Heaney and many more from 1963 to 2005.


  1. [Coetzee (J.M.) translation & introduction] LANDSCAPE WITH ROWERS, poetry from the Netherlands, 105pp., paperback, Reprint, Princeton, (2004) 2006. R190

  2. [du Toit (C.) & van Straaten (S.) comp.] WRITING LIGHT, a collection of poems, 183pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R85

South African poets include Ingrid de Kok, Sandile Dikeni, Keorapetse Kgositsile and others. Includes both South African, European and American poetry.


  1. [Earnshaw (S.) et al eds.] TEN HALLAM POETS, 98pp., paperback, Sheffield, 2005. R300

A compilation of some of the best work by students on the Sheffield Hallam University MA and PhD writing programmes. Contributors include Gabeba Baderoon.


  1. [Ferguson (G.) & Morphet (T.) comps.] BIRDS IN WORDS, the twitchers' guide to South African poetry, designed and illustrated by Willem Jordaan, 79pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

Contributors include Ingrid de Kok, Jeremy Cronin, Mzi Mahola, Rustum Kozain, Gabeba Baderoon, Peter Clarke, B.W. Vilikazi, Oswald Mtshali and many others.


  1. [Ferguson (G.) ed.] CARAPACE 58, poems, graphics, molluscana, 28pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R25

  2. [Ferguson (G.) eds.] CARAPACE 59, poems, molluscana, graphics, 28pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R35

  3. Friends of the Zwide Library Poetry Group UMTHOMBO, fountain, 108pp., spiralbound paperback, (Port Elizabeth), (2005). R115

  4. [Joubert (M.) comp.] VERSINDABA 2006, 113pp., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R103

Contributors include Hennie Aucamp, Diana Ferrus, Antjie Krog, Joan Hambidge and others.


  1. [Mokhosi (R.) comp.] BASADZI VOICES, an anthology of poetic writing by young black South African women, 86pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R120

  2. [Naude (P.) comp.] MY OUSIE IS 'N BLOM, eie stembuigings, 80pp., illus., paperback, Carapace 60, Karapaks 5, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  3. [Nyezwa (M.) ed.] KOTAZ, Vol. 4, 2005, No. 2, 65pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2005. R75

  4. __________ KOTAZ, Vol. 4, 2005, No. 1, 81pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2005. R75

  5. __________ KOTAZ, Vol. 3, 2004, No. 4, 89pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2004. R55

  6. __________ KOTAZ, Vol. 1, 1998, No. 4, 47pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 1998. R45

  7. __________ KOTAZ, Vol. 2, 2001, No. 4, 64pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2001. R45

  8. __________ KOTAZ, Vol. 2, 2000, No. 2, 57pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2000. R45

  9. __________ KOTAZ, Vol. 3, 2003, No. 3, 89pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2003. R45

  10. __________ KOTAZ, Vol. 2, 1999, No. 1, 45pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 1999. R45

  11. __________ KOTAZ, Vol 3, 2001, No.1, 84pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2001. R45

  12. __________ KOTAZ, Vol 2, 2001, No. 3, 64pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2001. R45

  13. __________ KOTAZ, Vol. 3, 2002, No. 2, 89pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Port Elizabeth, 2002. R45

  14. [Walters (M.) trans.] SHIH-CHING, liedereboek, chinese gedigte vertaal deur M.M. Walters, 126pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R93

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  1. Auld (R.) KELP, 104pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

  2. Bezuidenhout (Z.) AARDLING, 76pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R93

  3. Bolaji (O.) REVERIE, 27pp., paperback, Ladybrand, 2006. R50

  4. Coetzee (P.) AS EACH NEW YEAR OPENS, 38pp., paperback, Grahamstown, 2006. R60

  5. Crous (M.) AAN 'N BEENTJIE SIT EN KLUIF, 77pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R93

  6. Cussons (S.) VERSAMELDE GEDIGTE, 671pp., illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2006. R250

  7. Davids (N.) AT HER FEET, a play in one act, foreword by Gabeba Baderoon, 79pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R90

  8. de Kock (L.) GONE TO THE EDGES, 66pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2006. R93

  9. de Kok (I.) SEASONAL FIRES, new and selected poems, 160pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R120

  10. de Wet (R.) BROTHERS, [play], 84pp., paperback, London, 2006. R130

  11. Dube (P.) LOVE, THE CHAIN OF DEATH, 54pp., illus., paperback, Embizweni Dancing Pencils Writing Club, Durban, 2005. R90

  12. Fatunde (T.) SHATTERED CALABASH, translated from French by Jamary Molumeli, 48pp., paperback, Institute of Southern African Studies, Morija, 2005. R150

Tunde Fatunde was born in 1951 in Nigeria. This play was first published in 2002 in Ibadan.


  1. Ferrus (D.) ONS KOMVANDAAN, 34pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R75

  2. Forbis (J.) EXPOSURES, 36pp., paperback, Grahamstown, 2006. R60

  3. Gonya (A.) BLINDING MIRRORS, a debut collection of poetry, 32pp., spiralbound paperback, Nyanga, 2006. R70

  4. Grace (F.) BREAKFAST WITH MUGABE, [play], 80pp., paperback, London, 2005. R140

  5. Grootboom (M.) & Chweneyagae (P.) RELATIVITY, "township stories" [play], 73pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R60

  6. Hendricks (B.) CAPE FLATS MISTY RAIN, a true Cape flats poetry saga, 80pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  7. Mahola (M.) DANCING IN THE RAIN, 74pp., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R90

  8. Majozi (M.) text & illus. RE-OCCURRENCE OF THE NO. 8, 34pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R50

  9. Mann (C.) LIFELINES, Adrian Craig - scientific notes, Julia Skeen - artwork, 85pp., illus., paperback, Pietermaritzburg, 2006. R130

  10. Marais (D.) IN DIE BUITENSTE RUIMTE, 101pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  11. Matthews (J.) CRY RAGE, odyssey of a dissident poet, foreword by Neville Alexander, 362pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R175

Selected poems from previously published collections "Cry Rage" (1972), "Black Voices Shout" (1974), "Pass me a Meat Ball Jones" (1977), "No Time for Dreams" (1981), "Exile Within" (1986), "Poisoned Wells and other Delights" (1990), "Flames and Flowers" (2000) plus some unpublished poems.


  1. Maughan-Brown (R.) BOOK OF VERSE, and thou, 40pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2002. R35

  2. McGrane (M.) HYBRID, 78pp., paperback, Howick, 2003. R140

  3. Müller (P.) NIGHT CROSSING, 110pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

This is Petra Müller's, the well known Afrikaans poet, first volume of poems in English.


  1. Ngema (M.) SARAFINA!, the times, the play, the man, 122pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R94

  2. __________ BEST OF MBONGENI NGEMA, an anthology [plays], 242pp., illus., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1995) 2006. R75

Includes "Asinamali", "Sarafina", "Township Fever"and "Magic at 4am".


  1. Rachbuch (S.) et al WOM(B)AN, explored in poetry and images, 44pp., b/w & colour illus, hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R94

  2. Sôls (L.) DIE FARAWAY KLANKE VANNE HADEDA, 80pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  3. van Jerusalem (J.) EROS ONTBIND, 101pp., hardback, Pretoria, 2006. R135

  4. van Niekerk (D.) NAG OP 'N KAAL PLEIN, 31pp., hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

AFRICA CURRENT PUBLICATIONS - JUVENILE & YOUNG ADULT

  1. __________ KIDZ 2 KIDZ, a diary with a difference, 60pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R60

  2. Braithwaite (M.) CITY KIDS, 64pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R45

  3. Bristow-Bovey (D.) SUPERZERO, 135pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R60

  4. Clanahan (M.) text & van Heerden (M.) illus. ADVENTURES OF PHEPA AND ITUMELANG, 63pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  5. Collings (C.) illus. & text JUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE, 32pp., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R60

  6. Daly (N.) ZANZIBAR ROAD, 32pp., 4to.,. colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R60

Also available in isiZulu, Lesotho Sesotho, Sesotho, Setswana, siSwati, Tshivenda, isiNdebele, isiXhosa, Xitsonga, Portuguese and Sepedi.


  1. Davids (M.) SEDICK'S KALK BAY STORIES, 51pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2002. R45

  2. Delannoie (J.) text & illus. et al SEVEN MTHOMBOTHI BEADS, the adventures of Themba and Bizza, 34pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1999) 2003. R85

  3. __________ FLIGHT OF THE PRINCESS, the adventures of Themba and Bizza, 36pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2005. R85

  4. __________ THE GOLDEN SCEPTRE, the adventures of Themba and Bizza, 36pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. R85

  5. __________ BIZZA'S REVENGE, the adventures of Themba and Bizza, 35pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, (2001) 2003. R85

  6. __________ ENCHANTED COUNTRY, the adventures of Themba and Bizza, 36pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2000) 2003. R85

  7. Greaves (N.) text & du Plessis (D.) illus. MAGIC FISH BONES, and other tales from Africa, 127pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R95

  8. Grobbelaar (P.) DIE VERMAAKLIKE LEWE VAN TYL UILSPIEËL, 174pp., colour illus., hardback, Third edition, Pretoria, (1967) 2006. R155

  9. Kaschula (R.) TAKE ME TO THE RIVER, 109pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R40

Also available in isiXhosa.


  1. Kramer (S.) NELSON MANDELA, 112pp., map, illus., paperback, Second edition, London, (2003) 2006. R115

  2. Krusche (M.) illus. & text MR AND MRS WOOD OWL NEED A NEST, 29pp., colour illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R65

  3. Magona (S.) text & Bouma (P.) illus. BEST MEAL EVER, 29pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R80

Also available in Afrikaans and isiXhosa.


  1. Mills (L.) text & illus. AFRICAN NURSERY RHYMES, 64pp., 4to., colour illus., hardback, Cape Town, 2006. R80

  2. Musariri (B.) GOING HOME, a tree's story, 46pp., illus., paperback, Harare, 2005. R95

  3. Naidoo (B.) NO TURNING BACK, 145pp., paperback, Reprint, London, (1995) 1996. R75

  4. Pastan (A.) GANDHI, 128pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, London, 2006. R60

  5. Santana (J.) illus. & Cloete (J.) text LUCY MOONFLOWER, 23pp., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2002. R90

  6. Scholtz (P.) text & Jonker (M.) illus. THE DEMON OF THE CURRY POWDERS, 143pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R110

  7. van Heerden (M.) text & illus. AUTHENTIC, UNUSUALLY ALARMING, ACTUAL FACTUAL STORY BOOK, 84pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  8. van Wyk (C.) text & Voigt-Peters (A.) illus. OUMA RUBY'S SECRET, 29pp., oblong, colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R60

Also available in isiXhosa, Afrikaans, siSwati, Sepedi, isiNdbele, Tshivenda and Xitsonga.


  1. Venter (S.) EXPLORING OUR NATIONAL DAYS, Youth Day, June 16, 69pp., illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 2006. R130

MISCELLANEOUS CURRENT PUBLICATIONS

  1. Baines (P.) PENGUIN BY DESIGN, a cover story 1935-2005, 255pp., colour illus., paperback, London, 2005. R180

A history of Penguin paperback cover designs. Includes the work of designer Hans Schmoller who worked at Morija in Lesotho in the 1940s before moving to London.


  1. Cavernelis (D.) 293 THINGS EVERY SA MAN SHOULD KNOW, all these things you should know but probably don't, 126pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R100

  2. Higgs (P.) & Smith (J.) RETHINKING OUR WORLD, 150pp., paperback, Second edition, Cape Town, (2000) 2006. R165

  3. Mbekeni-Makaba (C.) GARDEN OF EDEN, the pleasure of marriage and relationship as divine purpose, 151pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2004. R100

  4. McCallum (K.) IN SEARCH OF SOUTH AFRICA'S PERFECT WOMAN, 174pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R130

  5. Miller (K.) CHILDREN ON THE BRIDGE, a story of autism in South Africa, 235pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R135

  6. Ngubeni (T.) MY SACRED SPACES, 127pp., hardback, d.w., Johannesburg, 2006. R120

Thami Ngubeni, actress, columnist, radio host, business woman, invites you to explore your spirituality.


  1. Orford (M.) & Schimke (K.) FABULOUSLY 40 AND BEYOND, women coming into their own, 144pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R125

  2. Reiss (A.) text & illus. BOOK OF MAGIC, or Lucifer's journey to hell, 62pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150

  3. van den Berg (M.) CRITICAL REASONING, and the art of argumentation, 133pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2005. R95