Books tagged: apartheid

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Mandela on My Mind
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A tribute to the life and work of Nelson Mandela through his own words, the memories of others in his life and the comments of the author. An opportunity to learn about an iconic figure of the 20th & 21st centuries who brought change to South Africa through the force of his personality and the strength and clarity of his ideas. A timely book that seeks to understand the impact of this great man.
Upside Down
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,770. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
In a small town, everyone knows everyone else's business. Or do they? In Tamboekiesfontein, perhaps only the local doctor knows the real truth, and he is guarding a very personal secret of his own. As the country staggers through a border war and liberation struggle, so the people of Tamboekiesfontein are caught up in the tumultuous events that create the new South Africa.
Balls (September 1981)
Series: The Fallen, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A short story, complimentary to The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea, based on actual events, set two years later. Jude and Su have got embroiled in violent civil conflict that threatens to tear New Zealand-Aotearoa apart. Of course NZ being NZ it could only be about Rugby!
Through The Cane Fields
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,470. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Two young friends living in the lush surroundings of South Africa defy their families when their budding friendship turns to love and threatens to propel them both toward tragedy.
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
Social Geography in International Perspective
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 82,880. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Geography
The social geography movement has not been evenly spread throughout different parts of the world vary in the emphasis they give to topics. This book surveys the current international situation of the social geography school. It discusses the contemporary trends, the leading figures, issues of concern, and differences of approach that are now to be found in social geography around the world
Light On A Dark Secret
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,900. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Insightful, Revealing, Shocking! A glimpse of what it was truly like to live and love under the repressive regime of Apartheid. Light on a Dark Secret is a vivid reminder of apartheid’s injustice and its far-reaching effects.
North South North
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 240,330. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Hughes Henshaw Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A powerful, nonfiction, intense saga spanning three generations starting in a small Lithuanian village at the turn of the century. The book covers forced exile, the Holocaust, apartheid, the Texas real estate and banking crisis of the eighties, lawsuits, business mistakes,personal misfortune, love affairs gone awry and the various countries that provided safe harbor for the families. 762 pages
Pretending Democracy
Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 160,160. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Can a state be both democratic and ethnically self-defined? Pretending democracy: Israel, an ethnocratic state unpacks this issue by using Israel as a case study. Based on papers presented at AMEC’s 2010 conference themed ‘Locating ethnic states in a cosmopolitan world: The case of Israel’, the book interrogates concepts such as ‘cosmopolitanism’, ‘nationalism’, ‘ethnocracy’ and ‘citizenship’.
Black Annihilation
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,010. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
It is becoming irrefutable that as a race, we'll either take ourselves out through complacency, indifference, ignorance, and educational suicide or be taken out through violence, guns, incarceration, and preventable diseases.