The Emergence of the South African Metropolis: Cities and Identities in the Twentieth Century

The Emergence of the South African Metropolis: Cities and Identities in the Twentieth Century

by Vivian Bickford-Smith

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107002937
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 05/06/2016
Pages: 269
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x (d)

About the Author

Vivian Bickford-Smith is Extraordinary Professor at Stellenbosch University and Visiting Fellow in the Institute of Historical Research at the University of London.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Inventing British cities in Africa; 3. More Babylon than Birmingham?; 4. Selling sunlit cities; 5. Bitter cries and black Baudelaires; 6. Remembrance of things past.

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