Dictionary of South African History by Saunders

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Published by D. Philip .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Africa - South - South Africa,
  • History - General History

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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8315189M
ISBN 100864864965
ISBN 109780864864963

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“Bunny chow” is a curry served in a hollowed-out loaf of bread. It is usually eaten with the fingers, not a knife and fork. (Image: Brand South Africa) South African English has a flavour all its own, borrowing freely from Afrikaans, which is similar to Dutch and Flemish, as well as from the country’s many African languages.

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