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Sanctuary: How an Inner-City Church Spilled Onto a Sidewalk

by Christa Kuljian

Christa Kuljian’s Sanctuary: How an Inner-city Church Spilled onto a Sidewalk is based on how the Central Methodist Church in downtown Johannesburg and its controversial Bishop Paul Verryn came to offer refuge...


Kebble Collusion: 10 Fateful Days in a R26 Billion Fraud

by Barry Sergeant

In a world of outright denial and selective amnesia and of complex financial transactions designed to confuse, obfuscate, and hide the spoils, this book unravels one of South Africa’s biggest cover-ups. This...


Back in from the Anger

by Roger Lucey

The story of a once promising young musician, this autobiography demonstrates how Roger Lucey’s life journey was radically changed by the South African apartheid. Having performed songs that reflected upon...


Kgalema Motlanthe: A Political Biography

by Ebrahim Harvey

Presenting a superb account of a man characterized by his reticence, this biography offers a rare and thorough insight into the life of one of South Africa’s most powerful: Kgalema Motlanthe. From Motlanthe’s...


In the Dark with My Dress on Fire: My Life in Cape Town, London, Havana and Home Again

by Blanche La Guma & Martin Klammer

During the struggle to end apartheid, Blanche La Guma led a complex and demanding life as a nurse-midwife by day and underground activist—within a clandestine Communist cell—by night. Harassed, banned, and...


Cleaning Up: How I Gave Up Drinking and Lived

by Tania Glyde

Imagine not drinking a bottle of wine before making a pass; not moving in like a starving cat when someone is at the bar; not apologising for something you don't remember doing. Once upon a time, Tania Glyde...


Decolonization in Africa

by John D. Hargreaves

John Hargreaves examines how the British, French, Belgian, Spanish and Portuguese colonies in tropical Africa became independent in the postwar years, and in doing so transformed the international landscape....


United Nations Peacekeeping in Africa Since 1960

by Norrie MacQueen

United Nations Peacekeeping in Africa provides an exploration of United Nations military intervention in Africa, from its beginnings in the Congo in 1960 to the new operations of the twenty-first century.

The...


The Idea of the ANC

Spear of the Nation: Umkhonto weSizwe: South Africa's Liberation Army, 1960s-1990s

Invisible Agents: Spirits in a Central African History

Chocolate Islands: Cocoa, Slavery, and Colonial Africa

Becoming Abigail

by Chris Abani

A breathtaking new novella from the award-winning author of GraceLand


The Great Treks: The Transformation of Southern Africa 1815-1854

by Norman Etherington

The mass migration of the Boer farmers from Cape Colony to escape British domination in 1835-36 - the Great Trek - has always been a potent icon of Africaaner nationalism and identity. For African nationalists,...


Ending Apartheid

by Jack Spence & David Welsh

The release of Nelson Mandela from twenty-seven years imprisonment in 1990 and the free elections which followed four years later were among the most dramatic events of the twentieth century.

David Welsh and...


Art History in Africa

by J. Vansina

This is a pioneering introduction to a subject that is still at an early srage of academic development. It aims to provide the reader with a systematic method for the historical understanding of African art....


Modern Africa: A Social and Political History

by Basil Davidson

Basil Davidson's famous book -- now updated in a welcome Third Edition -- reviews the social and political history of Africa in the twentieth century. It takes the reader from the colonial era through the liberation...


Modern Africa: A Social and Political History

by Basil Davidson

Basil Davidson's famous book -- now updated in a welcome Third Edition -- reviews the social and political history of Africa in the twentieth century. It takes the reader from the colonial era through the liberation...


African Intellectuals and Decolonization

African Intellectuals and Decolonization