New Arrivals 24th to 30th of January 2015

Bourquin (S.) & Torlage (G.) THE BATTLE OF COLENSO, 15 December 1899
40pp., maps, illus., paperback, Reprint, Durban, (1999) 2014. R75
Other titles in the Battles of the Anglo-Boer War Series are:
* The Battle of Talana
* The Battle of Elandslaagte
* The Battle of Modder Spruit and Tchrengula
* The Battle of Spioenkop
* The Battle of Vaalkrans
* The Siege of Ladysmith
* The Relief of Ladysmith
* Guide to the Anglo-Boer War Sites in KwaZulu-Natal
All these titles are available @ R75 each.
Heyneman (L.) & Gueller (S.) comps. & eds. A CENTURY OF SYMPHONY, the story of Cape Town's orchestra
176pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, CD, Johannesburg, 2014. R400
A history of the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra. Founded in 1914, the orchestra celebrated its centenary in 2014. Includes a CD with excerpts from historical recordings made by the orchestra between 1923 and 2012.

Louis Heyneman has been CEO of the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra since 2000.
Shirley de Kock Gueller is strategic marketing consultant with the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra. She is on the board of the Cape Town Concert Series and the Richard Wagner Society of South Africa.
Hislop (J.) WHEATFIELDS & WINDMILLS, the old homesteads and farms of Observatory and surrounds, Cape Town
144pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., Cape Town, 2014. R295
A well-illustrated history of the first farms established along the Liesbeek River in the area now known as the suburb of Observatory in Cape Town. These farms date back to the first land grants of 1657, when a few Dutch East India Company employees were released from service and granted farmland, thus becoming "free burghers". Farms include Westcoe, Molenvliet and Wrensch House.
Kondlo (K.) A LEGACY OF PERSEVERANCE,
135pp., 4to., map, illus., paperback , Johannesburg, 2014. R225
History of the National African Federated Chamber of Commerce & Industry (NAFCOC), published to celebrate their fiftieth anniversary
McFadden (P.) THE BATTLE OF ELANDSLAAGTE, 21 October 1899
40pp., maps, illus., paperback, Reprint, Durban, (1999) 2014. R75
Other titles in the Battles of the Anglo-Boer War Series are:
* The Battle of Talana
* The Battle of Modder Spruit and Tchrengula
* The Battle of Colenso
* The Battle of Spioenkop
* The Battle of Vaalkrans
* The Siege of Ladysmith
* The Relief of Ladysmith
* A Guide to the Anglo-Boer War Sites of KwaZulu-Natal
All these titles are available @ R75 each.
McFadden (P.) THE BATTLE OF TALANA, 20 October 1899
40pp., maps, illus., paperback, Reprint, Durban, (1999) 2014. R75
Other titles in the Battles of the Anglo-Boer War Series are:
* The Battle of Elandslaagte
* The Battle of Modder Spruit and Tchrengula
* The Battle of Colenso
* The Battle of Spioenkop
* The Battle of Vaalkrans
* The Siege of Ladysmith
* The Relief of Ladysmith
* Guide to the Anglo-Boer War Sites in KwaZulu-Natal
All these titles are available @ R75 each.
Pullin (W.) TALES AND POEMS OF THE RHODESIAN BUSH-WAR, (circa 1967-1979)
372pp., maps, b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2014. R250
A self-published collection of stories and poems written over a period of thirty years and based on actual events.

Winston Pullin was born in Cape Town in 1949. In 1965 he joined the South African Navy. In 1967 he joined the Rhodesian Army in One Commando The Rhodesian Light Infantry, C Squadron Special Air Services and later became a senior instructor.
Shisana (O.) et al SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL HIV PREVALENCE, INCIDENCE AND BEHAVIOUR SURVEY, 2012,
153pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2014. R150
This report on HIV and AIDS addresses the priorities of the South African government's National Strategic Plan for HIV and AIDS, STIs and TB (NSP), and covers "the epidemiology of HIV from both social and biomedical points of view and provides statistical data on HIV prevalence, HIV incidence and antiretroviral treatment exposure, as well as socio-behavioural and structural aspects that contribute to the spread of HIV infections in the population." from the foreword by Derek Hanekom, Minister of Science and Technology (2012-21014)
Simbayi (L.) et al THE SOUTH AFRICAN MARANG MEN'S PROJECT, HIV bio-behavioural surveys conducted among men who have sex with men in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg using respondent driven sampling
73pp., 4to., paperback, Cape Town, 2014. R120
The survey conducted by the Maranga Men's Project found a high HIV prevalence among men who have sex with men (MSM) in each of the study cities and this report makes specific recommendations to the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC), the national and provincial Departments of Health (DoHs), and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) organisations to both implement and advocate for improved programmes for MSM.
Stuart (I.) AN UNREASONABLE WOMAN, from Victorian England to the slopes of Isandlwana, a searing epic of love, heroism and glorious adventure...
311pp., map, paperback, Durban, 2014. R195
A self-published historical novel about the illegitimate daughter of a country gentleman who is forced to leave England for a mission station in the British colony of Natal.
Sullivan (H.) ed. PRUFROCK, South Africa, volume 2, issue 2
64pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2014. R40
Prufrock is a quarterly magazine that features fiction, non-fiction, poetry and photographs from South Africa.

Contributions include:
"The Ninth Wave", a short story by Wamuwi Mbao
"Two (Serious) Boys, eYurophu", a short story by Nozizwe Herero
"Running on the Highveld" by Liam Kruger
"On Patrol in Khayelitsha", Simone Haysom writes about going on patrol with the Khayelitsha police.

Torlage (G.) THE BATTLE OF SPIOENKOP, 23 - 24 January 1900
46pp., maps, illus., paperback, Reprint, Durban, (1999) 2014. R75
Other titles in the Battles of the Anglo-Boer War Series are:
* The Battle of Talana
* The Battle of Elandslaagte
* The Battle of Modder Spruit and Tchrengula
* The Battle of Colenso
* The Battle of Vaalkrans
* The Siege of Ladysmith
* The Relief of Ladysmith
* Guide to the Anglo-Boer War Sites in KwaZulu-Natal
All these titles are available @ R75 each.
Torlage (G.) & Watt (S.) A GUIDE TO THE ANGLO-BOER WAR SITES OF KWAZULU-NATAL,
74pp., maps, paperback, Reprint, Durban, (1999) 2014. R75
Other titles in the Battles of the Anglo-Boer War Series are:
* The Battle of Talana
* The Battle of Elandslaagte
* The Battle of Modder Spruit and Tchrengula
* The Battle of Colenso
* The Battle of Spioenkop
* The Battle of Vaalkrans
* The Siege of Ladysmith
* The Relief of Ladysmith
All these titles are available @ R75 each.

Watt (S.) THE BATTLE OF MODDER SPRUIT & TCHRENGULA , the fight for Ladysmith, 30 October 1899
30pp., maps, illus., paperback, Reprint, Durban, (1999) 2014. R75
Other titles in the Battles of the Anglo-Boer War Series are:
* The Battle of Talana
* The Battle of Elandslaagte
* The Battle of Colenso
* The Battle of Spioenkop
* The Battle of Vaalkrans
* The Siege of Ladysmith
* The Relief of Ladysmith
* Guide to the Anglo-Boer War Sites in KwaZulu-Natal
All these titles are available @ R75 each.
Watt (S.) THE SIEGE OF LADYSMITH, 2 November 1899 - 28 February 1900
44pp., maps, illus., paperback, Reprint, Durban, (1999) 2014. R75
Other titles in the Battles of the Anglo-Boer War Series are:
* The Battle of Talana
* The Battle of Elandslaagte
* The Battle of Modder Spruit and Tchrengula
* The Battle of Colenso
* The Battle of Spioenkop
* The Battle of Vaalkrans
* Guide to the Anglo-Boer War Sites of KwaZulu-Natal
* The Relief of Ladysmith
All these titles are available @ R75 each.

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