The first SA motorists had to import their own petrol, and some drivers were able to choose vehicles that could easily be fixed by the village blacksmith
A detailed history of Hillbrow, its people and its bohemian lifestyle
A great book that looks at every SA innovation and inventions
The battles fought by the Light Horse Cavalcade ranged from conflict in SA at the start of the Anglo-Boer War to clashes in North Africa and surroundings ...
From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars by Virginia Hanlon Grohl
The leader of the Jameson raid on Johannesburg went ahead even though he was warned that there would be no support for his invading force when it arrived
The sequel to Long Walk to Freedom was based on Mandela’s draft and notes, and a wealth of previously unseen archive material
The friendship lasted for 50 years, including through two world wars, and overcoming a rocky start, when the two men found themselves on opposite sides of the ...
SA poet and satirist Roy Campbell reminisces about the extended holidays he spent with relatives in former Rhodesia in the early 20th century
A 1939 book that describes SA’s places and people offers a fascinating glimpse into our past
This year’s winner of the Caine Prize is a first on two fronts
An Englishman who travelled in the region in the early 19th century diligently kept a record during his journey ‘up country’ to study the ...
Clinton writes about what it was like to run against Donald Trump, the mistakes she made and how she has coped with a shocking and devastating loss
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