Books tagged: apartheid

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Leaves From The Fig Tree
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,920. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An extraordinary life shared by an extraordinary raconteuse. ‘ … One spoke to me once of years passing and conjured up a picture of a great fig tree, the leaves falling, each leaf another year of his life.’
Flying Colors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,900. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Sociology
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Jonathan cracks open many doors for an intimate yet revealing look at a world most people never get to see; Apartheid, civil aviation, Israel, gay rights & more “I really enjoyed [your book]. I read it in one sitting and found it absolutely riveting. You’re both a strong writer and a gifted story teller. Many thanks for sharing it with me.” Matt Mills, Editorial Director, Pink Triangle Press.
My Passage to Africa.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is my true account of a journey to southern Africa with two of my friends in 1971, and my experiences whilst working for a fire brigade in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe). There are many amusing anecdotes, but most of the humour is derived from the differences in the eras over the past 40 years, especially in today's PC climate. I hope this tale will interest, amuse & amaze the reader.
One Love, One Heart
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 30,430. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
This is an Afro-Caribbean publication containing two stories that Nelson Mandela said was ‘wonderful’. The African story concerns an Africa from the past to the present day and Nelson Mandela’s influence on it. The Jamaican story tells the story about the oldest slave capital of Falmouth, Jamaica. Both stories extol the virtues that the peoples of both proud countries have given to the world.
Ignorance and Evil: An Analysis of Racism in South Africa
Price: Free! Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Evil is the ultimate example of how actively clinging to old outdated paradigms can and does have severe repercussions for humanity. This book suggests that evil is real and that evil people and evil institutions do exist. And often, as had been the case in South Africa, extreme evil is committed in the name of religion with the perpetrators cloaking their despicable behaviour in its name.
A Road Less Travelled - A memoir of a privileged life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
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Robin Knight reported around the world for American newsmagazines and corporate publications for 40 years. He began covering international events in 1968 when he joined US News & World Report and soon after found himself in Northern Ireland as the civil rights movement began. Over the next 28 years, working for this prestigious American weekly publication, he reported from 50 countries in Europe.
Loving Me: Reclaiming My Power
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,160. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this book, you are drawn into the life of a young black girl living in Zimbabwe, through which you get a fascinating, sometimes shocking insight into the culture, 'traditions' and true reality of living in this country during massive political changes. The health theme running throughout this book shows how the author cures the chronic headaches and allergies that plagued her life.
The Baobab Accord
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The winds of change are blowing through the sub continent, where a ruthless despot supported by his vicious military generals, and on their payroll are many hundreds of foreign mercenaries; collectively they have been, and currently are practicing mass genocide on a population of five million people, in an attempt to make them compliant and docile.
Two Continents One Hope: Searching The Atlantic For The Souls Of Black People
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,490. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
When S. Denice Newton made a trip to Zimbabwe in 2011, she didn't know that it would profoundly impact her life. For several weeks she was able to the devastation caused by the AIDS pandemic. Upon returning to the United States, Denice focused on the various societal ills such as gun and gang violence affecting black people in America that may eventually contribute to racial annihilation.
From Malan to Mbeki - The memoirs of an Afrikaner with a conscience
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 91,490. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Benedic Books / Benedic Boeke. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Some people said he was a traitor of the Afrikaner politics. Others regarded him as a courageous senior politician who was willing to relinquish the National Party (NP), to embrace and help build the New South Africa.