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Author Kynoch, Gary

Title Township Violence and the End of Apartheid : War on the Reef
Published Melton : Boydell & Brewer Ltd., 2018


Description 1 online resource (242 pages)
Contents Frontcover; Contents; List of Maps and Photographs; Acknowledgements; List of Acronyms; Introduction; Part 1 War on the Reef; 1 Beginnings; 2 Rule of the Gun: The ANC and IFP at War; 3 Rule of the Gun: Violence on Multiple Fronts; 4 State Security Forces and Township Conflict; Part 2 Katlehong and Thokoza; 5 A Tale of Two Townships; 6 Combatant Stories; 7 Living in a War Zone; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Summary A powerful re-reading of modern South African history following apartheid that examines the violent transformation during the transition era and how this was enacted in the African townships of the Witwatersrand
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Subject African National Congress -- History
Inkatha Freedom Party -- History
African National Congress
Inkatha Freedom Party
Apartheid -- South Africa -- History
Political violence -- South Africa
Political violence
Politics and government
South Africa -- Politics and government -- 1989-1994.
South Africa -- Politics and government -- 1994-
South Africa
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781787443365