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Land, chiefs, mining : South Africa's North West Province since 1840

Author: Andrew Manson; Bernard Mbenga
Publisher: Johannesburg : Wits University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Land, Chiefs, Mining, explores aspects of the experience of the Batswana in the thornveld and bushveld regions of the North-West Province, shedding light on defining issues, moments and individuals in this lesser known region of South Africa. Some of the focuses are: an important Tswana kgosi (chief), Moiloa 11 of the Bahurutshe ; responses to and participation in the South African War and its aftermath, 1899-1907;  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Manson; Bernard Mbenga
ISBN: 9781868147717 1868147711 9781868147724 186814772X
OCLC Number: 896637900
Description: xiv, 191 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: 'The dog of the boers'? Moila 1 of the Bahurutshe c1795-1875 --
The South African War and its aftermath, 1899- 1908 --
Land, leaders and dissent, 1900-1940 --
Away in the locations: life in the Bechuanaland reserves, 1910-1958 --
Rural resistance: The Bahurutshe revolt of 1957- 58 --
Blunting the prickly pear: Bophuthatswana and its consequences 1977- 1994 --
Modernity in the Bushveld: Mining, national parks and casinos.
Responsibility: Andrew Manson and Bernard K. Mbenga.

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Explores aspects of the experience of the Batswana in the thornveld and bushveld regions of the North-West Province, shedding light on defining issues, moments and individuals in this lesser known  Read more...

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