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A History of South Africa, Fourth Edition

A HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA, FOURTH EDITION

by: Thompson, Leonard
Format: Paperback

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Product Description A magisterial history of South Africa, from the earliest known human inhabitation of the region to the present. Lynn Berat updates this classic text with a new chapter chronicling the first presidential term of Mbeki and ending with the celebrations of the centenary of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress in January 2012.   “A history that is both accurate and authentic, written in a delightful literary style.”—Archbishop Desmond Tutu     Review "Lynn Berat’s brilliant addition to Leonard Thompson’s superlative history takes the reader on a riveting tour of twenty-first century South Africa in all its triumph and tragedy."—Cindy Kaplan, Committed Artists of South Africa About the Author Leonard Thompson was Charles J. Stillé Professor of History Emeritus at Yale University. Lynn Berat is an internationally renowned expert on southern African law and legal history who worked closely with Thompson on previous editions of A History of South Africa.

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Product Code: 9780300189353
ISBN: 0300189354
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication Date: 2014-04-29
Number of Pages: 437 pages
Languages: english
Edition: Revised, Updated
Dimension: 5.39 x 1.42 x 8.11 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.15 pounds