South Africa

Republiek van Suid-Afrika—Republic of South Africa
  • Brian Hunter
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. The Union of South Africa was formed in 1910 and comprised the former self-governing British colonies of the Cape of Good Hope, Natal, the Trans-vaal and the Orange Free State.


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Further Reading

  1. Statistical Information: The Central Statistical Service (Private Bag X44, Pretoria 0001) The Customs and Excise Office, Pretoria, publishes Monthly Abstract of Trade Statistics (from 1946) and Trade and Shipping of the Union of South Africa (annually, 1910–55); Foreign Trade Statistic s (annually, from 1956)Google Scholar
  2. Benson, M. Nelson Mandela: The Man and the Movement. New York, 1986Google Scholar
  3. Bindman, G., (ed.) South Africa: Human Rights and the Rule of Law. London, 1988Google Scholar
  4. Bissell, R. E. and Crocker, C. A., South Africa in the 1980s. Boulder, 1979Google Scholar
  5. Böhning, W. R., Black Migration to South Africa. Geneva, 1981Google Scholar
  6. Branford, J., A Dictionary of South African English Rev. ed. OUP, 1980Google Scholar
  7. Davenport, T. R. H., South Africa: A Modern History. 3rd ed. CUP, 1986Google Scholar
  8. Goldenhuys, D., The Diplomacy of Isolation: South African Foreign Policy Making Johannesburg, 1984CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. Hill, C. R., Change in South Africa: Blind Alleys and New Directions London, 1983Google Scholar
  10. Lewis, S. R., The Economics of Apartheid New York, 1989Google Scholar
  11. Meli, F., South Africa belongs to us Indiana Univ. Press, 1989Google Scholar
  12. Musiker, R., South Africa [Bibliography] Oxford and Santa Barbara, 1980Google Scholar
  13. Nattrass, N. and Ardington, E. (eds.), The Political Economy of South Africa. Cape Town and OUP, 1990Google Scholar
  14. Oxford History of South Africa. OUP, Vol. 1, 1969; Vol. 2 1971Google Scholar
  15. Sparks, A., The Mind of South Africa London, 1990Google Scholar
  16. Thompson, L., The Political Mythology of Apartheid. Yale Univ. Press, 1985.—A History of South Africa Yale Univ. Press, 1990Google Scholar
  17. Venter, D. J., South Africa. Sanctions and Multinationals London, 1989Google Scholar
  18. Five Years of Independence: Republic of Bophuthatswana. Mafikeng, 1983Google Scholar
  19. A Nation on the March Google Scholar
  20. Bophuthatswana at a Glance Google Scholar
  21. Venda 1983. Dept. of Information and Broadcasting. Sibasa, 1984Google Scholar
  22. Charlton, N., Ciskei: Economics and Politics of Dependence in a South African Homeland London, 1980Google Scholar
  23. Pauw, B. A., Christianity and the Xhosa Tradition OUP, 1975Google Scholar
  24. Van der Kooy, R. (ed.) the Republic of Ciskei: A Nation in Transition. Pretoria, 1981Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1991

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