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History - Ancient to Modern

History - Ancient to Modern
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Knights : Chivalry and Violence

A short introduction to the world of the medieval knight, from the years of training and the weapons he fought with, to the tournaments and culture surrounding the knightly life.
R 327,28

SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome

Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller

Shortlisted for a British Book Industry Book of the Year Award 2016

The new series Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit is on BBC2 now

Ancient Rome matters.

Its history of empire, conquest, cruelty and excess is something against which we still judge ourselves. Its myths and stories - from Romulus and Remus to the Rape of Lucretia - still strike a chord with us. And its debates about citizenship, security and the rights of the ind
R 301,75 R 355,00

The Great Trek uncut : Escape from British rule: the Boer exodus from the Cape colony, 1836

In the early planning stages of Freedom Park Robin Binckes participated as a member of the history sub-committee. The amount of debate and argument, much of it heated, astounded him. Practically every event discussed was interpreted from diametrically differing viewpoints.
R 459,63

Cape Lives of the Eighteenth Century

Presented in the form of biographies centering on a number of men, women and families varying in status and race, Cape lives of the eighteenth century provides a vivid survey of the Cape of Good Hope at the end of the Dutch period, during a period of rapid and dramatic development and change for the colony.
R 503,29

The German Genius: Europe's Third Renaissance, the Second Scientific Revolution and the Twentieth Century

A virtuoso tour through the cultural history of German ideas and influence, from 1750 to the present
R 306,00 R 360,00

Kolonie Aan Die Kaap: Deel 3 : Jan Van Riebeeck En Die Vestiging Van Die Eerste Blankes, 1652-1662

Kolonie aan die Kaap is die derde van vyf boeke oor vroee blanke vestiging aan die Kaap. In die deel vestig Karel Schoeman die aandag op die eerste blanke intrekkers.
R 466,90

Die Bosmans Van Drakenstein : 1705-1842

In 1707 is die Nederlander Hermanus Bosman as sieketrooster van die gemeente Drakenstein aangestel. Die Bosmans van Drakenstein bevat transkripsies van ongeveer 'n honderd briewe, ander persoonlike geskrifte, gedigte en dokumente uit die tydperk 1705–1842 wat met hierdie familie in verband staan.
R 363,82

Diamonds, Gold and War : The Making of South Africa

An epic, sweeping history of the making of South Africa by the bestselling and acclaimed author of The State of Africa.
R 242,25 R 285,00

China in Africa

Nowhere in the world is China's rapid rise to power more evident than in Africa.
R 861,14

Remembering the rebellion

Remembering the rebellion narrates and commemorates the Zulu or Bhambatha rebellion of 1906 with riveting anecdotes, maps and illustrations, many of them previously unpublished.
R 185,46