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Rockman One man's crusade against apartheid police

By: Abrahams, Eugene & Gregory Rockman

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Melville South Africa, Senior Publications: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16030

ISBN: 0947025669

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


White paper covered boards show only light wear, pages lightly tanned. Dustjacket chipped head and tail of spine, a couple of short tears with attendant creasing. ; Tight solid book, DJ in Mylar. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 185 pages; Lieutenant Gregory Rockman was a young 'coloured' policeman who fought for years against apartheid in the police force and the excesses of the riot police. His experiences are written as told to a young jornalist, Eugene Abrahams. Forewords by Bishop Desmond Tutu and Allan Boesak. View more info

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Smuts ; The fields of force, 1919-1950

By: Hancock, W. K

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1968

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: 18773

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Dustjacket worn and lightly soiled, chipped with short tears, some damage on back panel from water damage (something peeled away some surface). Back board slightly bowed. ; A tight solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped, hinges intact.; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 589 pages; This covers a period in which Smuts was in and out of power as Prime Minister of South Africa. "Field Marshal Jan Christiaan Smuts PC, OM, CH, DTD, ED, KC, FRS (24 May 1870 – 11 September 1950) was a prominent South African and British Commonwealth statesman, military leader and philosopher. In addition to holding... View more info

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Black and White in South Africa The Politics of Survival

By: Le May, G.H.L.

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New York, American Heritage Press: 1971

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 18576

ISBN: 0070371563

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows some shelf wear with chips, tears and creasing.; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Library of The 20th Century; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages; Le May goes back to the Boer War to analyze the affects of Britain's victory on the Afrikaner society and how it led to the later problems, most importantly, apartheid. View more info