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South Africa Audiobooks

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    Born A Crime

    Stories from a South African Childhood

    by Trevor Noah ...
    Narrated by Trevor Noah ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 44 min

    The compelling, inspiring, (often comic) coming-of-age story of Trevor Noah, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed.One of the comedy world's brightest new voices, Trevor Noah is a light-footed but sharp-minded observer of the absurdities of politics, race and identity, sharing jokes and insights drawn from the wealth of experience acquired in his ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

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    Long Walk To Freedom

    'Essential reading' Barack Obama

    Narrated by Danny Glover ...

    Abridged

    6 hours

    The riveting memoirs of the outstanding moral and political leader of our time, A LONG WALK TO FREEDOM brilliantly re-creates the drama of the experiences that helped shape Nelson Mandela's destiny. Emotive, compelling and uplifting, A LONG WALK TO FREEDOM is the exhilarating story of an epic life; a story of hardship, resilience and ultimate triumph told with the clarity and eloquence of a born ... Read more

    $30.99 AUD

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    Kaffir Boy

    The True Story of a Black Youth’s Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa

    Narrated by Mark Mathabane ...

    Unabridged

    18 hours 34 min

    The classic story of life in apartheid South AfricaMark Mathabane was weaned on devastating poverty and schooled in the cruel streets of South Africa’s most desperate ghetto, where bloody gang wars and midnight police raids were his rites of passage. Like every other child born in the hopelessness of apartheid, he learned to measure his life in days, not years. Yet Mark Mathabane, armed only with ... Read more

    $49.99 AUD

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    Nelson Mandela

    The First Black President of South Africa

    by Kelly Mass ...
    Narrated by Digital Voice Marcus G ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 5 min

    This audiobook is narrated by a digital voice.This audiobook is narrated by a digital voice. Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, serving as South Africa's inaugural president from 1994 to 1999, held a prominent role as an anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician, and philanthropist. As the nation's first black president elected democratically with full representation, Mandela's leadership focused on ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    How Can Man Die Better

    The Secrets of Isandlwana Revealed

    Unabridged

    10 hours 58 min

    On January 22, 1879, a massive Zulu host attacked the British Army's 24th Regiment in its encampment at the foot of the mountain of Isandlwana. It was the first major encounter in the Anglo-Zulu War and a disastrous defeat for the colonial power. Later that afternoon the victorious Zulus would strike the tiny British garrison at Rorke's Drift. How Can Man Die Better is a unique analysis of the ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Rorke's Drift

    Narrated by Paul Herzberg ...
    Series series W&N Military

    Unabridged

    15 hours 51 min

    The story of the bravest battle ever fought.On 22nd January 1879 a force of 20,000 Zulus overwhelmed and destroyed the British invading force at Isandlwana, killing and ritually disemboweling over 1200 troops. That afternoon, the same Zulu force turned their attention on a small outpost at Rorke's Drift.The battle that ensued, one of the British Army's great epics, has since entered into legend. ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD

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    The Mandela Brief

    Sydney Kentridge and the Trials of Apartheid

    by Thomas Grant ...
    Narrated by Gareth Armstrong ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 4 min

    The remarkable story of Sir Sydney Kentridge QC, the greatest living barrister.Sydney Kentridge carved out a reputation as South Africa's most prominent anti-apartheid advocate - his story is entwined with the country's emergence from racial injustice and oppression. He is the only lawyer to have acted for three winners of the Nobel Peace Prize - Nelson Mandela, Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Chief ... Read more

    $44.99 AUD

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    The Plot to Save South Africa

    The Week Mandela Averted Civil War and Forged a New Nation

    Narrated by Justice Malala, Nick Boraine ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 35 min

    ‘Superbly reported, compelling . . . wonderfully captures the spirit of that time’ Financial Times'Gripping and important' Observer__________________________________________________________________________Nine days that set the course of a nation...Johannesburg, Easter weekend, 1993. Nelson Mandela has been free for three years and is in slow-moving power-sharing talks with P... ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    A Strange Campaign

    The Battle for Madagascar

    Narrated by Henry Hyde ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 13 min

    Madagascar provided the stunning backdrop for one of the strangest conflicts of the Second World War — when Britain went head to head against one of its closest allies.When British forces landed on the island in 1942, the enemy they faced wasn’t German, Japanese or even Italian, this time the opposing forces were French.Concerned that Japan might use Madagascar as a strategic base to disrupt the ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

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    South Africa and the British Empire: The History and Legacy of the Region Under Great Britain’s Control

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 32 min

    “The Boers were hostile toward indigenous African peoples, with whom they fought frequent range wars, and toward the government of the Cape, which was attempting to control Boer movements and commerce. They overtly compared their way of life to that of the Israel patriarchs of the Bible, developing independent patriarchal communities based upon a mobile pastoralist economy. Staunch Calvinists, ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    We Blacks

    Abridged

    2 hours 14 min

    Frank Talk with Biko: We Blacks. A collection of publicly available writings, speeches and interviews by Steve Bantu Biko in the seminal time of the Black Consciousness Movement in the 1970s. These are collated into audio to give Biko a voice in these modern times that so desperately needs to listen to him. Biko's words are not only prophetic but also show the importance of deep socio ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Colonies of British South Africa, The: The History and Legacy of British Imperialism in Modern South Africa and Zimbabwe

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 3 min

    The Napoleonic Wars radically altered the old, established European power dynamics, and in 1795, the British, now emerging as the globe’s naval superpower, assumed control of the Cape as part of the spoils of war. In doing so, they recognized the enormous strategic value of the Cape as global shipping routes were developing and expanding. Possession passed back and forth once or twice, but more or ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Safe

    On Black British Men Reclaiming Space

    Unabridged

    6 hours 40 min

    'This is an inspiring collection of essays ... Every page of this book breaks down stereotypes of what being a Black man is.' Benjamin ZephaniahWhat is the experience of Black men in Britain? With continued conversation around British identity, racism and diversity, there is no better time to explore this question and give Black British men a platform to answer it. SAFE: On Black British Men ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD

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    Zulu War and Boer War, The: The History and Legacy of the Conflicts that Cemented British Control of South Africa

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 54 min

    The modern history of Africa was, until very recently, written on behalf of the indigenous races by the white man, who had forcefully entered the continent during a particularly hubristic and dynamic phase of European history. In 1884, Prince Otto von Bismarck, the German chancellor, brought the plenipotentiaries of all major powers of Europe together, to deal with Africa's colonization in such a ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Aids To Scouting

    For N.C.O.s and Men

    Unabridged

    3 hours 19 min

    In 1899 while serving in the 2nd Boer War, Robert Baden-Powell penned his sixth military book, Aids To Scouting. It was a non-typical training manual filled with personal stories of intrigue and even games. Its goal was to encourage the development of light reconnaissance scouting skills within the British Army. The book was well received by various armies of its time, including the French Army ... Read more

    $4.39 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Boer War

    The South African War and the Horrors of the Concentration Camps

    by Kelly Mass ...
    Narrated by Digital Voice Morgan G ...

    Unabridged

    49 min

    This audiobook is narrated by a digital voice.The Boer War was a conflict between the British Empire and the 2 Boer Republics (the South African Republic and the Orange Free State) between 1899 and 1902. When diamond and cash cow were found by inhabitants in the Boer republics, the Boers launched effective raids on British stations before being driven away by Imperial supports in the early phases ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    History of South Africa

    Racism, Apartheid, Colonialism, and Other Details

    by Kelly Mass ...
    Narrated by Digital Voice Ava G ...

    Unabridged

    52 min

    This audiobook is narrated by a digital voice.This audiobook is narrated by a digital voice. South Africa's ancient past is categorized into two eras: the Stone Age and the Iron Age, distinguished by overarching technological traits. The designation of these areas as a World Heritage site ensued from the discovery of hominins in Taung and australopithecine fossils within limestone caves at ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Hoodoo for Beginners

    Connect To The Ancient Spirit World of Africa & Manifest Success With Spells, Root Magic, Conjuring, Herbs, Traditions, History & More

    Narrated by Theodore Rose ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 18 min

    Journey into the mystical and magical world of Hoodoo—from its African origins to its development in America.Hoodoo was a secret craft created by enslaved Africans in America to protect them from harm with the help of higher beings and their ancestors.It evolved from various traditional African religions and practices, and in the American South, incorporated elements of indigenous botanical ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    The Climb

    The Autobiography

    by Chris Froome ...
    Narrated by Patrick Doherty ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 33 min

    Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of the revealing, inspirational memoir from the British winner of the Tour de France.The Climb tells the extraordinary story of Chris Froome's journey from a young boy in Kenya, riding through townships and past wild animals, and with few opportunities for an aspiring cyclist, to his unforgettable yellow jersey victory in the 2013 ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

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    German South West Africa: The History and Legacy of Germany’s Biggest African Colony

    Narrated by Stephen Platt ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 57 min

    The modern history of Africa was, until very recently, written on behalf of the indigenous races by the white man, who had forcefully entered the continent during a particularly hubristic and dynamic phase of European history. In 1884, Prince Otto von Bismarck, the German chancellor, brought the plenipotentiaries of all major powers of Europe together, to deal with Africa's colonization in such a ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Mukiwa

    A White Boy in Africa

    by Peter Godwin ...
    Narrated by Peter Godwin ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 24 min

    Rhodesia, 1964: a small boy witnesses the death of his neighbor, murdered by guerrillas-it is the beginning of the end of white rule in Africa. In Mukiwa, Peter Godwin, the witness to that murder, has written "a classic of its genre" (Sunday Telegraph), a vivid and moving account of growing up in a colony rapidly collapsing into chaos. In unforgettable tales of innocence lost under African skies, ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    I Can't Wait to Call You My Wife

    African American Letters of Love and Family in the Civil War Era

    by Rita Roberts ...
    Narrated by Robin Miles ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 41 min

    Against the backdrop of bloody battles and political maneuvering, thousands of African Americans spent the Civil War trying to hold their families together. Whether enslaved or free, they strove not only to survive but also to cultivate bonds of family, friendship, and community. This moving book illuminates that struggle through the letters exchanged by African Americans before, during, and just ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Northern Rhodesia and Southern Rhodesia: The Controversial History and Legacy of the British Colonies in the 20th Century

    Narrated by Colin Fluxman ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 20 min

    The modern history of Africa was, until very recently, written on behalf of the indigenous races by the white man, who had forcefully entered the continent during a particularly hubristic and dynamic phase of European history. In 1884, Prince Otto von Bismark, the German chancellor, brought the plenipotentiaries of all major powers of Europe together, to deal with Africa's colonization in such a ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Like Wolves on the Fold

    The Defense of Rorke's Drift

    Unabridged

    8 hours 44 min

    A detailed chronicle of a significant opening battle in the Anglo-Zulu War: "The Zulu attack on Rorke's Drift thrillingly retold" (Richard Holmes). On January 22, 1879, the British Army in South Africa was swept aside by the seemingly unstoppable Zulu warriors at the Battle of Isandlwana. Nearby, at a remote outpost on the Buffalo River, a single company of the 24th Regiment and a few dozen ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD