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ANTI-APARTHEID READER: SOUTH AFRICA AND THE STRUGGLE AGAINST WHITE RACIST R ULE

By: Mermelstein, David

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000046910

ISBN: 0802151019

Condition: Very Good


This collection will be a useful companion to Roger Omond's The Apartheid H andbook ( LJ 1/86), giving detail to some of the statistics and definitions found there. One could argue about some choices for inclusion. For example , there is nothing written by a black South African in the section on scena rios for the future. Surely more than one brief interview with ANC leader O liver Tambo could have been included. Current material from the United Demo cratic Front and the new Congress of South African Trade Unions (organized in 1985) would have been valuable. Other material from 1985 and 1986 i... View more info

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HOW EUROPE UNDERDEVELOPED AFRICA

By: Rodney, Walter

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Howard University Press: 1981

Seller ID: RWARE0000046915

ISBN: 0882580965

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The classic work of political, economic, and historical analysis, powerfull y introduced by Angela Davis In his short life, the Guyanese intellectual Walter Rodney emerged as one o f the leading thinkers and activists of the anticolonial revolution, leadin g movements in North America, South America, the African continent, and the Caribbean. In each locale, Rodney found himself a lightning rod for workin g class Black Power. His deportation catalyzed... View more info

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A HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA

By: Thompson, Leonard

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000046926

ISBN: 0300048157

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A leading scholar of South Africa provides a fresh and penetrating explorat ion of that country's history, from the earliest known human inhabitation o f the region to the present, focusing primarily on the experiences of its b lack inhabitants. For this third edition, Leonard Thompson adds two new cha pters that describe the transfer of power and the new South Africa under th e presidencies of Nelson Mandela and Thabo Mbeki. View more info