Book Review Archives

Breaking the Bombers: How the Hunt for Pagad Created a Crack Police Unit

12th April 2024

Mark Shaw, Breaking the Bombers: How the Hunt for Pagad Created…

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Capture in the Court: In Defence of Judges and the Constitution

12th April 2024

Dan Mafora, Capture in the Court: In Defence of Judges and…

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20 Battles: Searching for a South African Way of War, 1913-2013

12th April 2024

Evert Kleynhans and David Brock Katz, 20 Battles: Searching for a…

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Back to the Front: A Memoir

16th January 2024

Leon Levy, Back to the Front: A Memoir (Johannesburg: Jacana, 2023) BOOK…

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The Thabo Bester Story: The Facebook Rapist, the Celebrity Doctor and the Escape from Cell 35

16th January 2024

Marecia Damons and Daniel Steyn, The Thabo Bester Story: The Facebook…

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Statues and Storms: Leading through Change

16th January 2024

Max Price, Statues and Storms: Leading Through Change (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 2023)…

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Blood has a Voice: Stories from the Autopsy Table

16th January 2024

Hestelle van Staden, Blood has a Voice: Stories from the Autopsy…

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Rhoda: A Biography

7th November 2023

Joel B. Pollak, Rhoda: A Biography: ‘Comrade Kadalie, You Are Out…

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Eskom: Power, Politics and the (Post) Apartheid State

7th November 2023

Faeeza Ballim, Eskom: Power, Politics and the (Post) Apartheid State (Johannesburg: Jacana,…

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Takka Takka Bom Bom: A South African War Correspondent’s Story

26th September 2023

Al J. Venter, Takka Takka Bom Bom: A South African War…

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Whitey: The Rise and Rule of the Shoprite King

26th September 2023

Niel Joubert, Whitey: The Rise and Rule of the Shoprite King (Cape…

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Zondo at your Fingertips

22nd September 2023

Paul Holden, Zondo at your Fingertips (Johannesburg: Jacana, 2023) STATE capture amounted…

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