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Namibia space

Chris Marais

Namibia space

by Chris Marais

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Published by Struik in London, Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscapes -- Namibia -- Pictorial works,
  • Natural history -- Namibia -- Pictorial works,
  • Namibia -- Pictorial works,
  • Namibia -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 192) and index.

    StatementChris Marais, Julienne du Toit.
    GenrePictorial works
    ContributionsDu Toit, Julienne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT1523 .M36 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24031325M
    ISBN 101770073329
    ISBN 109781770073326
    LC Control Number2006478344
    OCLC/WorldCa70849515

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    Looking back from space, astronaut Edgar Mitchell once called Earth “a sparkling blue and white jewel,” and it does dazzle the eye. The planet’s palette of colors and textures and shapes—far more than just blues and whites—are spread across the pages of this book. We . Get this from a library! Fictioning Namibia as a space of desire: an excursion into the literary space of Namibia during colonialism, apartheid and the liberation struggle. [Renzo Baas] -- Modern-day Namibian history has largely been shaped by three major eras: German colonial rule, South African apartheid occupation, and the Liberation Struggle.

    If Namibia is 'Africa for beginners', as is often said, what a wonderful place to start. Read More Select points of interest to plot on map by type Top Attractions Top Hotels Top Restaurants Top Entertainment Top Nightlife Top Shopping. Founded in , has become a leading book price comparison site: Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from over , booksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.


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