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  • Persia in Crisisby Rudi Matthee

    I.B.Tauris 2011; US$ 54.00

    The decline and fall of Safavid Iran is traditionally seen as the natural outcome of the unrelieved political stagnation and moral degeneration which characterised late Safavid Iran. Persia in Crisis challenges this view. In this groundbreaking new book, Rudi Matthee revisits traditional sources and introduces new ones to take a fresh look at Safavid... more...

  • Circles In A Forestby Dalene Matthee

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; US$ 13.58

    Saul Barnard is a man with a self-imposed mission - to halt the wanton destruction of the Knysna Forest, home of wild elephants and the fiercely independent families of woodcutters. For years he has protected the forest from intruders, and has developed a mystical kinship with the spirit of Old Foot, the majestic and indomitable bull elephant. When... more...

  • Dreamforestby Dalene Matthee

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; US$ 13.58

    Karoliena Kapp is a child of the forest, born into a community of woodcutters. She is given the advantage of a good education, but it serves only to heighten her growing realisation that, because of the harsh injustices of poverty, there is little hope for the woodcutters.The day after her marriage to Johannes, himself of woodcutter stock, she realises... more...

  • Fiela's Childby Dalene Matthee

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; US$ 13.58

    A child wanders too far into the Knysna Forest ... he never returns. Nine years later government officials working on a census find a white child living with a Coloured family in the mountains beyond the forest. They take him away from the stricken Fiela, who has brought him up as her son, and give him back to his 'original' family. Stunned and helpless,... more...

  • Pieternella - Daughter of Evaby Dalene Matthee

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; US$ 13.58

    Pieternella, Daughter of Eva opens in the early days of the first white settlement at the Cape of Good Hope, beneath the shadow of Table Mountain, with the Dutch East India Company clinging precariously to a little piece of land - Robben Island - in Table Bay. Eva was one of the first interpreters and intermediaries between her Goringhaicona tribe... more...

  • Driftwoodby Dalene Matthee

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; US$ 13.58

    Early in the twentieth century a four-year-old boy is washed ashore like a piece of driftwood at Rietfontein Bay in the Southern Cape. Plucked from amongst the drowned bodies and the wreckage of the ship which floundered on the rocky reefs, the child is adopted by Willem and Sanna Swart and is given the name Moses. More than fifty years later, Moses... more...

  • Fiela's Childby Dalene Matthee

    University of Chicago Press 2011; US$ 45.00

    Set in nineteenth-century rural Africa, Fiela's Child tells the gripping story of Fiela Komoetie and a white, three-year old child, Benjamin, whom she finds crying on her doorstep. For nine years Fiela raises Benjamin as one of her own children. But when census takers discover Benjamin, they send him to an illiterate white family of woodcutters... more...

  • The Effective Organizationby Lee Schlenker; Alan Matcham

    Wiley 2005; US$ 65.00

    The Effective Organization explores the issues and challenges of levering information technology to respond more effectively to client needs and objectives both within a company and a market. Based on examples of successes and failures over the last decade, it provides a forum for discussion within organizations, and between firms and their... more...

  • Monetary History of Iran, Theby Rudi Matthee; Willem Floor

    I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 32.00

    The monetary history of a country provides important insights into its economic development, as well as its political and social history. This book is the first detailed study of Iran?s monetary history from the advent of the Safavid dynasty in 1501 to the end of Qajar rule in 1925. Using an array of previously unpublished sources in ten languages,... more...

  • Armed Conflict and International Lawby MariŽlle Matthee; Brigit Toebes; Marcel Brus

    Springer 2013; US$ 179.00

    This book is written in memory of Avril McDonald, who passed away in April 2010. Avril was an inspired and passionate scholar in the fields of international humanitarian law, international criminal law, human rights law and law in the field of arms control and disarmament. What in particular made Avril’s work special, was her strong commitment... more...

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