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Notes of Travel in South-Western Africa

C. J. Andersson

Notes of Travel in South-Western Africa

by C. J. Andersson

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Published by University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9580283M
    ISBN 101418104205
    ISBN 109781418104207

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Though we have made Brand: Andersson Charles John. South African travel books also give cultural understanding in the country or describe a brief history of South Africa.

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The narrative is structured around several pivotal events, such as the Dutch settlers’ decision to rely on imported slaves and the Union of South Africa inwhich paved the way for apartheid. The book also debunks many of the most common myths about South Africa.

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Software. An illustration of two photographs. Notes of travel in south-western Africa Item Preview remove-circle. About this Item: Zebra Press, South Africa. Paperback. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Rian Malan is a white liberal who descended from some of the most racist Afrikaners in South Africa. My Traitors Heart is a brutally honest look at his struggle with being an anti-apartheid white with many black friends who was still afraid of blacks during the height of the conflict in the 80s.

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At the very least, this means making sure that your trip doesn't have a negative impact on the people, wildlife or landscapes that you encounter.Savage Africa: Being the Narrative of a Tour in Equatorial, Southwestern, and Northwestern Africa; with Notes on the Habits of the Gorilla; on the Existence of Unicorns and Tailed Men; on the Slave Trade; on the Origin, Character, and Capabilities of the Negro, and on the Future Civilization of Western Africa5/5(2).West Africa is a region of the African continent.

In geographical terms, West Africa is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean on the west and south, the Sahara Desert on the north. Its eastern border is defined as either the Benue Trough, or the line running from Mount Cameroon to Lake Chad.