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Presenting South Africa

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By: Peter Joyce

224 pages, 200 col photos, 10 maps

New Holland Publishers

Hardback | Aug 2005 | #152957 | ISBN: 177007080X
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Examines each of the country's nine provinces, giving an overview of the landscape, economy, people and history, and highlighting the features that make each province special.

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Peter Joyce, a writer and editor based in Fish Hoek, Cape Town, acquired most of his professional experience in Zimbabwe, where he held senior positions with a magazine publishing company, a firm specializing in edited reprints of Africana works, and a general book publishing company. Later, he joined Reader's Digest in Cape Town to help launch their books division in South Africa, and as editor-in-chief was involved in the production of a number of well-received reference titles. A Cambridge graduate, Peter has written over 30 travel and leisure books, including Traveller's Guide to South Africa, This is Zimbabwe, and African Wildlife - A Visual Celebration.

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