Republic of South Africa

Republiek van Suid-Afrika
  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


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 Transvaal and the Orange Free State.


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Further Reading

  1. Statistical Information: The Bureau (formerly Office) of Census and Statistics (Schoeman St., Pretoria)Google Scholar
  2. 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 Statistics (annually, from 1956)Google Scholar
  3. Benson, M. Nelson Mandela: The Man and the Movement. New York, 1986Google 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. de Villiers, L., South Africa: A Skunk Among Nations. London, 1975Google Scholar
  9. Gann, L. H. and Duignan, P., Why South Africa will Survive. London, 1981Google Scholar
  10. Goldenhuys, D., The Diplomacy of Isolation: South African Foreign Policy Making. Johannesburg, 1984CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. Hill, C. R., Change in South Africa: Blind Alleys and New Directions. London, 1983Google Scholar
  12. Musiker, R., South Africa. [Bibliography] Oxford and Santa Barbara, 1980Google Scholar
  13. Oxford History of South Africa. OUP, Vol. 1, 1969; Vol. 2 1971Google Scholar
  14. Parker, P. J., South Africa: Tost Opportunities. Lexington, 1983Google Scholar
  15. Price, R. and Rossberg, C. The Apartheid Regime: Political Power and Racial Domination. Univ. of California Press, 1980Google Scholar
  16. Thompson, L., The Political Mythology of Apartheid. Yale Univ. Press, 1985Google Scholar
  17. Five Years of Independence: Republic of Bophuthatswana. Mafikeng, 1983Google Scholar
  18. Vendu 1983. Dept. of Information and Broadcasting. Sibasa, 1984Google Scholar
  19. Charlton, N., Ciskei: Economics and Politics of Dependence in a South African Homeland. London, 1980Google Scholar
  20. Pauw, B. A., Christianity and the Xhosa Tradition. OUP, 1975Google Scholar
  21. 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 1989

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