BULALA: A True Story of South Africa - Cuan Elgin

R255.00 ZAR

"BULALA abaTagati" means in Zulu, "Kill the Wizards!" These were the words Zulu king Dingane used in 1838, when ordering his bodyguards to execute the Boer emissaries, shortly after their mutual signing of a land treaty.   The gripping tale of the beginnings of a small, brave, Christian nation born of both extremes of the emotional spectrum: conflict, turmoil, and tragedy as well...

Dances with Devils: A Journalist's Search for Truth - Jacques Pauw

R270.00 ZAR

For more than a decade, Jacques Pauw has traversed his native continent in pursuit of warlords and drug traffickers, child soldiers and charlatans, adventure and anarchy. What he found was a rich array of personalities and a panoply of stories, ranging from the profoundly tragic to the intensely personal. Pauw’s stories range from South Africa to Rwanda, from Sierra Leone...

FIREARMS: Developed and Manufactured in Southern Africa 1949 - 2000

R1,150.00 ZAR

Two hundred and twenty local firearms are covered in this new reference guide. The full story of these firearms and of the people who designed them has never before been told. This new firearms reference guide is the result of eight years of hard work tracing and interviewing key people, scanning original documents and taking original photographs. This book comprehensively covers the...

Huilwater: 30 Stories in die langpad - LJ Bothma

R230.00 ZAR

"Louis Bothma kan skryf", sê resensente soos Koos Kombuis en Frans­johan Pretorius, maar hy het ook as storieverteller sy kleim afgesteek. Huilwater is 'n bundel van 30 lekkerlees-stories. Dit bou voort op Losbaadjiesak, Bothma se versameling stories in die langpad wat in 2011 verskyn het. Hy vertel van sy kindertyd in die  Boesmanland, studentejare en -vriende, loopbaan as dosent in...

Publish and be Damned: Two Decades of Scandals - Chris Steyn-Barlow

R180.00 ZAR

Chris Steyn-Barlow became a journalist by an unexpected twist after she took a secretarial post at the Sunday Tribune's Johannesburg's bureau. She proved herself a useless secretary but her boss, the legendary Viv Prince, sent her out on stories instead of firing her. Her first job was to interview British fashion guru, Mary Quant, and ask if it was true she...

The Helderberg Conspiracy: Fact or Fiction? - Steven Webb

R295.00 ZAR

Think of everything that you know or thought you knew about the 1987 South African Airways Flight 295 accident, and ask yourselves whether or not you are 100% sure that the information that has for years been propagated as being fact, is not perhaps fiction. ​ With the help of experts, one of them being a former investigator of this...