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Author Giliomee, Hermann Buhr, 1938-
Title The afrikaners : biography of a people / Hermann Giliomee
Imprint Cape Town, South Africa : Tafelberg ; Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, c2003
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  DT1768.A57 G55 2003    AVAILABLE    30600020046703
Edition 1st ed
Descript xix, 698 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Series Reconsiderations in southern African history
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [667]-686) and index
Humble beginnings -- Company burghers -- Fractious frontiersmen -- Masters, slaves, and servants : the fear of gelykstelling -- The eastern frontier cauldron -- Settling in the deep interior -- The queen's Afrikaners -- The crucible of war -- The quest for a "white man's country" -- Wretched folk, ready for any mischief : poor whites and militant workers -- To stop being agterryers : the assertion of a new Afrikaner identity -- Fusion and war -- The making of a radical survival plan -- Apartheid -- Holding the fort -- Surrender without defeat -- A new South Africa
Subject Afrikaners -- History
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