199 pp., paperback, First S.A.Edition, Cape Town, 2014
Published in the UK and Canada in 2014.
John Saul examines the struggle that culminated in the liberation of the southern African sub-continent from white rule, questions how successful this struggle really was, and assesses the prospects for southern Africans to renew their claim to a more genuine freedom.
John Saul is a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2011 by the Canadian Association of African Studies. His other books include "Decolonization and Empire", "The Next Liberation Struggle" and "Revolutionary Traveller".