By Leonard Thompson, Lynn Berat
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C. “This is a book that fills a great need. ”—George M. ”—John S. Galbraith, University of California, San Diego A HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA LEONARD THOMPSON A History of South Africa FOURTH EDITION REVISED AND UPDATED BY LYNN BERAT First edition published 1990. Fourth edition 2014. Preface to the Fourth Edition, Chapter 10, and Appendix copyright © 2014 by Lynn Berat. Copyright © 2000 by Leonard Thompson. All rights reserved. S. Copyright Law and except by reviewers for the public press), without written permission from the publishers.
Make a marked contrast with those that had gone before, and contain the first evidence in these southerly latitudes for food-production, for settled village life, for metallurgy and ... ”23 He adds: “The fact that so many important aspects of culture were introduced together over such a wide area and so rapidly makes it highly probable that the beginnings of iron-using in sub-equatorial Africa [were] brought about as a result of the physical movement of substantial numbers of people . . ”24 Their arrival was nonetheless almost certainly not a simple process of mass migration from the north and exclusion of the previous inhabitants.
Photo: IDAF Photographic Library, London. 30. Nelson Mandela Burns His Pass, 1959. Photo: IDAF Photographic Library, London. 31. A Farm House and Laborers’ Huts. Photo: IDAF Photographic Library, London. 32. A United Democratic Front Funeral, 1985. Photo: IDAF Photographic Library, London. 33. Crossroads, Cape Peninsula, 1986. Photo: IDAF Photographic Library, London. 34. Cape Peninsula, 1988. Photo: IDAF Photographic Library, London. 35. An elderly couple waits to vote in 1994 elections. Photo: Rapport/Getty Images.
A History of South Africa, Fourth Edition by Leonard Thompson, Lynn Berat