New Arrivals 2nd to 8th of May 2015

Fagan (G.) NAUTI'S GWENDOLINE,
187pp., illus., hardback, d.w., First English Language Edition, Cape Town, 2015. R235
First published in Afrikaans in 1999.

A memoir by Gwen Fagan, in which she tells the story of her childhood with her mother, Nauti Gannon (née Blom).

Medical doctor and landscape planner Gwen Fagan is also the author of "Church Street in the Land of Waveren" and "Roses of the Cape of Good Hope".
Marais (D.) PRUIMTWAK & SKADUBOKSERS, rubrieke, heildronke en nagedagtes
222pp., paperback, Cape Town, 2015. R240
A collection of columns and articles on popular culture by Afrikaans poet Danie Marais, previously published in various South African newspapers and magazines.
Stone (H.) WEERSKANT VAN DIE RUBICON, 'n onderwysman oor Afrikanerpolitiek
303pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Pretoria, 2014. R295
Henry Stone's view of the transition to democracy in South Africa. He writes about his experience of "the race question" throughout his life.

Henry Stone was a professor of education for over twenty five years. Later he served as Superintendent General of White Education in the National Party government.
van Zyl (C.) & Hermann (D.) (comps.) LAND OF SORROW, 20 years of farm attacks in South Africa
344pp., paperback, Pretoria, No Date. R225
A list of farmers and farmworkers attacked and murdered on South African farms between 1990 and 2010.

Chris van Zyl was involved in rural safety operations during his time in the South African army and continues to work in this field in his position at TAU SA.
Dirk Hermann is Deputy General Secretary of Solidarity and has initiated various anti-crime campaigns in South Africa.
Wood (J.) ZAMBEZI VALLEY INSURGENCY, early Rhodesian Bush War operations, Africa@War, volume 5
72pp., 4to., illus., maps, paperback, Solihull & Pinetown, 2012. R195
Richard Wood examines the first phase of the Bush War (1966-1972), when the Rhodesian armed forces conducted a number of operations in the Zambezi Valley against ZAPU and ZANU fighters who crossed the Zambezi River from Zambia.

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