Askari:A Story of Collaboration and Betrayal in the Anti-Apartheid Struggle
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    In 1986 ‘Comrade September’, a charismatic ANC operative and popular MK commander, was abducted from Swaziland by the apartheid security police and taken across the border. After torture and interrogation, September was ‘turned’ and before long the police had extracted enough information to hunt down and kill some of his former comrades.

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    Barbara Hepworth: The Sculptor in the Studio
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    A history and a portrait of a unique place, the book illuminates the ways in which the place and the work are bound together. It explores Hepworth’s working environment and the development of her practice over a period of 25 years. The studio, and especially the garden that Hepworth shaped, was the primary and ideal context in which her sculptures were viewed.

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    Barbara Hepworth: Writing and Conversations
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    This collection reveals the remarkably eloquent writings and conversations of sculptor Barbara Hepworth (1903–1975). The compilation finally makes available previously out-of-print and inaccessible writings, and includes a significant number of unpublished texts.

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    Beer ,Art and Philosophy :The Act of Drinking Beer with Friends is the Highest form of Art.
    R200.00 inc. VAT

    “I would encourage everyone to get to know the work of Tom Marioni. There are many discoveries and delights there. I keep finding new things. It won’t make you a better person but will make you happy to be the one you are.” –

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    Boy from Bethulie :An Autobiography
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    “Boy from Bethulie” is a major theatrical autobiography, which is both funny and breathtakingly honest. Part history of mainstream South African theatre from the 1950s and part social documentary of the communities Mynhardt has played to–sophisticated audiences in ostentatious national theatres;

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    Celebrating Bosman : A Centenary Selection of Herman Charles Bosman’s Stories (1905-2005)
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    Herman Charles Bosman, was one of South Africa’s best-loved and most popular writers. Bosman’s stories have become well-loved. This collection contains many favourite stories of the wars and loves, prejudices and insights of a backveld Afrikaner community.

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    Chronicle of the Russian Tsars
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    The lives of tsars famous and infamous are covered in a lively series of biographical portraits stretching from the late fifteenth to the early twentieth centuries. Discover the facts behind the reputations of rulers such as Ivan the Terrible, whose reign of terror was unparalleled in Russian history until Stalin;

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    Dead Leaves :Two Years In the Rhodesian War
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    It is January, 1978. Groups of nervous, dutiful white conscripts begin their National Service with Rhodesia’s security forces. Ian Smith’s minority regime is in its dying days and negotiations towards majority rule are already under way.

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    Elizabeth and Hazel :Two Women of Little Rock
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    The names Elizabeth Eckford and Hazel Bryan Massery may not be well known, but the image of them from September 1957 surely is: a black high school girl, dressed in white, walking stoically in front of Little Rock Central High School, and a white girl standing directly behind her, face twisted in hate, screaming racial epithets.

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    Eoan :Our Story
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    The legendary Eoan Group has performed opera, ballet and drama since the 1930s. The group was the first amateur company in South Africa to perform dance, theatre and grand opera often to packed houses in Cape Town’s best concert halls.

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    Farewell to Salonica :City at the Crossroads
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    “This is a story of one man’s intensely happy boyhood, set against the politically seething years at the turn of the century in the ever-coveted prize city of the Balkans, Salonica…written in a charming and effortless manner.

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    Faulkner and Love: The Women Who Shaped His Art, A Biography
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    This book is about the making of the writer William Faulkner. It is the first to inquire into the three most important women in his life—his black and white mothers, Caroline Barr and Maud Falkner, and the childhood friend who became his wife, Estelle Oldham

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