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[An Afrikander on the situation]

speech delivered on the occasion of the inauguration of the Paarl Branch of the Guild of Loyal Women of South Africa, 6th June, 1900

by Wessels, J. W. Sir

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Published by The South African Vigilance Committee in Cape Town .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Mr. Advocate Wessels
SeriesVigilance papers -- no. 10
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p.
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25396941M

South Africa — a land of many tribes, varied landscapes, and bountiful natural resources — is the Rainbow Nation, or so it is called. We hear much from the media about the forgiveness shown by Nelson Mandela after his 27 years of seemingly unfair incarceration for fighting against racism, and thus he is deemed a hero who led his country away from its racist past and into a utopian future. Afrikaner-Broederbond, South African secret society composed of Afrikaans-speaking Protestant, white men over the age of Although its political power was extensive and evident throughout South African society for many decades, its rituals and membership—by invitation only—remained secret.

6d.)—There is a fine vigour about the title of this book which reminds us of "Satan's Invisible World Displayed." Mr. Thomas is a Swiss by birth, an ex-burgher of the Orange Free State, and a profound disbeliever in the righteousness of the Boer cause. Afrikaner may refer to. Afrikaner people, Afrikaans-speaking South Africans of European descent; The Afrikaner dynasty of the Oorlam people in Namibia; Afrikaner cattle, an indigenous South African breed of cattle historically primarily kept and herded by the Khoikhoi people; Afrikaner sheep, an indigenous South African sheep breed brought in what's now South Africa by the Khoikhoi people.

Richard Harland caught up with Paul Grobler when the latter was in his eighties, and he persuaded Grobler to tell his story for this book. Grobler, born in , did not start hunting in Rhodesia till , and he shot his last elephant in During this period, exactly forty-five years, he is reputed to have shot more elephants than any other human being. Whatever the number, that he was.   A Great Dane called Just Nuisance who served during World War II has had his bronze memorial statue in Simon's Town, South Africa desecrated by thieves believed to .


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