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The Lost World of the Kalahari
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Laurens Van Der Post
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-25 - Publisher: Random House

Laurens van der Post was fascinated and appalled at the fate of this remarkable people. Ostracised by all the changing face of African cultural life they retrea
The Lost World of the Kalahari
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Laurens Van der Post
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher: Mariner Books

An account of the author's search for the vanishing Bushmen of South Africa.
Earth's Insights
Language: en
Pages: 285
Authors: J. Baird Callicott
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-12-29 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"A lucid, original, and useful work by a fine scholar already well known in the emerging field of environmental philosophy."—David Abram, University of Kansas
Loneliness and Time
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Mark Cocker
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Pantheon

A study of travel writing as a literary art examines the lives and works of a dozen major travel writers, including Wilfred Thesiger, Gavin Maxwell, Laurens van
World Heritage Sites and Tourism
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Laurent Bourdeau
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-10 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Not all World Heritage Sites have people living within or close by their boundaries, but many do. The designation of World Heritage status brings a new dimensio
San Representation
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Keyan Tomaselli
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-22 - Publisher: Routledge

The San or Bushmen of southern Africa have exerted a fascination over generations of writers and scholars, from novelists and anarchists to ethnologists and gen
The Rock Rabbit and the Rainbow
Language: en
Pages: 393
Authors: Laurens Van der Post
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Daimon

Sir Laurens van der Post, author, film-maker, storyteller of worldwide renown, soldier, prisoner of war, political advisor to heads of state, humanitarian, expl
Environments in a Changing World
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: John Huckle
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-19 - Publisher: Routledge

While there is no shortage of of books on the environment there are few introductory texts that outline the social theory that informs human geographical approa
Anthropology and the Bushman
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Alan Barnard
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-18 - Publisher: Routledge

The Bushman' is a perennial but changing image. The transformation of that image is important. It symbolizes the perception of Bushman or San society, of the id
Tourists with Typewriters
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Patrick Holland
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

Looks at how contemporary travel writing reflects gender, cultural history, and social class