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Outside influence on South Africa

Heribert Adam

Outside influence on South Africa

Afrikanerdom in disarray.

by Heribert Adam

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Published in 1983 .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Taken from Journal of modern African studies, vol.21, no.2, 1983, pp. 235-251.

SeriesJournal of modern African studies -- v.21, no.2
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20849933M

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They probably knew she was lying, but they accepted it because they needed an explanation. Under apartheid, the government labeled everything on your birth certificate: race, tribe, nationality. Everything had to be categorized. My mother lied and said I was born in KaNgwane, the semi-sovereign homeland for Swazi people living in South : Trevor Noah.   Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah is a Spiegel & Grau publication. Ive been a fan of Trevor Noah since he started hosting The Daily Show, but after reading this book, Im an even bigger fan. I admit I know virtually nothing about South Africa other than the absolute obvious, like what is reported in the news/5.

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