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White tribe dreaming

apartheid"s bitter roots as witnessed by eight generations of an Afrikaner family
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Viking , New York, N.Y., U.S.A
Villiers family, Apartheid -- South Africa -- History, Afrikaners -- South Africa -- History, South Africa -- Hi

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StatementMarq de Villiers.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT763.5 .D4 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 420 p., [8] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2407013M
ISBN 100670817945
LC Control Number87040309

Rather, "White Tribe Dreaming" is a book written to explain how apartheid came to be. Tracing the Afrikaner's history from settlement at the Cape, it chronicles the founding of race relations on slavery and a master-servant relationship.

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This is a history of the Afrikaner as seen through the history /5. De Villiers, now a Toronto editor, is the eighth generation of a pioneering Afrikaner family. In this well-written, evocative book, he revives traceable elements of family history and suggests the broader history of Afrikaners in South Africa.

De Villiers' history works especially well early on, despite the sketchy evidence available, because the colonial world he describes is one where.

Rather, "White Tribe Dreaming" is a book written to explain how apartheid came to be. Tracing the Afrikaner's history from settlement at the Cape, it chronicles the founding of race relations on slavery and a master-servant relationship. Through the never ending journey inland and contact with the Zulus and Xhosa, Marq de Villiers show both how /5(7).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: xxvii, pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations, maps. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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Lost White Tribes takes on the rich subject of colonial "left behinds," stragglers of history who never returned to their homelands.

We get pockets of Dutch in Sri Lanka and Namibia, ex-Southern Confederates in Brazil (where slavery was legal until23 years after the War between the States ended), French in Guadeloupe, Germans in Jamaica /5.

Buy White Tribe Dreaming: Apartheid's Bitter Roots As Witnessed By Eight Generations of an Afrikaner Family New edition by Marq de Villiers (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The book traces the history of the family and the Afrikaner, showing how the Afrikaner acted at the turning points in their history and revealing how that has made them what they are today.

It also charts the development of the hallmarks of apartheid, including the pass system and tribe mentality. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: De Villiers, Marq, White tribe dreaming.

Vancouver: Library Services Branch, De Villiers, Marq, This is the most informative and objective book on South African history I've ever read - a must read for every true South African.

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Marq de Villiers was born in in Bloemfontein, South he became the first recipient of the prestigious Alan Paton Award for White Tribe Dreaming. He and his wife, the writer Sheila Hirtle, live in Port Medway, Nova Scotia. They often collaborate on books. Click to read more about White Tribe Dreaming: Apartheid's Bitter Roots as Witnessed 8 Generations Afrikaner Family by Marq de Villiers.

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