• The personal account of a Zimbabwean farmer, businessman and minister in a traumatised community, dealing with his childhood in Rhodesia, the war, independence and the economic collapse of the country.


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  • Dekades lank het die wêreld gegis oor Suid-Afrika en Die Bom. Die land het ses kernbomme in die geheim ontwikkel, maar hulle self vernietig.


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  • Hunting Africa has become a trusted standard guide for hunters and for those interested in the natural and reintroduced game in their original habitat.


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  • Bevat ‘n volledige naamlys van al die Duitse weeskinders van 1948 met hul geboorte- en aanneemvanne. ‘n Duitse weeskind word as tiener deur ‘n vurige Afrikaner-nasionalis en sy vrou aangeneem.


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  • Die enigste dagboek van ‘n Voortrekkerleier, die binneverslag van ‘n groepie pioniers wat met nege ossewaens reggekry het wat geen voertuig sedertdien kon doen nie.


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  • The personal account of a Zimbabwean farmer, businessman and minister in a traumatised community, dealing with his childhood in Rhodesia, the war, independence and the economic collapse of the country.


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  • Dekades lank het die wêreld gegis oor Suid-Afrika en Die Bom. Die land het ses kernbomme in die geheim ontwikkel, maar hulle self vernietig.


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  • Samesteller en redakteur Jeanette Ferreira.


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  • A biography of Pik Botha, one of South Africa’s most colourful public figures, and at a stage the longest serving Foreign Minister in the world.
    Theresa Papenfus


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  • ‘n Biografie oor Pik Botha, ‘n apartheidsminister, intertyd die langsdienende minister van buitelandse sake ter wêreld.
    Theresa Papenfus


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About Us

Litera Publications is an independent publishing house focusing on biographies, autobiographies and fiction. Important Afrikaans authors such as TT Cloete and George Weideman have published with Litera. We also welcome new writers of both Afrikaans and English manuscripts. The publishing house is situated in Pretoria and our books are found in all major bookshops in South Africa and as far as Namibia and the Netherlands. Our titles are also available on Kalahari.net. Books can be ordered directly from the distributors at 021 918 8810.

Another farm in Africa

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Another farm in Africa

The personal account of a Zimbabwean farmer, businessman and minister in a traumatised community, dealing with his childhood in Rhodesia, the war, independence and the economic collapse of the country. Invaders arrived at his farm too, and he endured imprisonment on a fake charge. A story of faith, courage, commitment and resourcefulness in the face of a breakdown of familiar, comforting values.

Publication date: October 2014

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Die Bom

Die Bom

For decades the world has been suspicious about South Africa and The Bomb. The country secretly developed six nuclear bombs, but destroyed them herself. No other country has ever since or before demolished its own nuclear weapons.

Publication date: 21 July 2014

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Louis Tregardt

Louis Tregardt se dagboek 1836-1838

Louis Tregardt’s diary – the only one by a Voortrekker leader – is the inside account of a party of pioneers who successfully crossed the northern Drakensberg to Mozambique with nine ox wagons.

Publication date: August/September 2013

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Lothar Neethling

Lothar Neethling - 'n Lewe vertel

Contains a complete name list of all the German orphans with their original names and new ones after adoption. A German orphan is adopted by Afrikaner Nationalists. After years of refuge and hardship in a war beaten Germany he becomes Afrikaans, plays rugby and excels in science with two doctorates. He becomes the respected founder and head of the forensic laboratory of the SAP.

Publication date: End July 2013

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Grensoorlogstories

Grensoorlogstories

Samesteller en redakteur Jeanette Ferreira.

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Hunting Africa

Hunting Africa

Africa is one of the last natural frontiers for the serious hunter.

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Pik Botha and His Times

Pik Botha and His Times

A biography of Pik Botha, one of South Africa’s most colourful public figures.

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Pik Botha en sy tyd

Pik Botha en sy tyd

’n Biografie oor Pik Botha, een van Suid-Afrika se kleurrykste
figure.

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Paaie vir die deurtog

Paaie vir die deurtog

The awarded Dutch poet Willem van Toorn deals with the gripping themes that lie dormant in the subconscious mind, and with voices and events that never lose their influence.

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Spitstyd

Spitstyd

Selected articles by the columnist Wilhelm Jordaan.

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'n Stem vir Suid-Afrika

'n Stem vir Suid-Afrika

The entertaining and touching life story of the famous South African diva, Mimi Coertse.

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