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South Africa"s alternative press

voices of protest and resistance, 1880s-1960s

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York, NY, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Underground press -- South Africa -- History,
    • Journalism -- Political aspects -- South Africa

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Les Switzer.
      SeriesCambridge studies in the history of mass communications
      ContributionsSwitzer, Les.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN5477.U53 S68 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 400 p. :
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL808087M
      ISBN 100521553512
      LC Control Number95044814

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