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  • JAN BRAAI BRAAIBROODJIES AND BURGERS Quick View
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    • JAN BRAAI BRAAIBROODJIES AND BURGERS
    • It was predicted that when Jan Braai’s first book, Fireworks, was released in 2012 that the book would become a staple classic in the South African cooking canon. Who could have guessed that Jan and his books would become world-renowned for braai brilliance! With the rising popularity of that quintessential South African braai accompaniment, the humble braaibroodjie, Jan decided that…
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  • Rainbow Nation My Zulu Arse Quick View
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    • Rainbow Nation My Zulu Arse
    • After exploring more than twenty other African nations using only public transport, Sihle Khumalo this time roams within the borders of his own country. The familiarity of his own car is a luxury, but what he finds on his journey through South Africa ranges from the puzzling to the downright bizarre. Voyaging from the northernmost part of South Africa right…
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  • Stuarts’ Field Guide to National Parks and Nature Reserves of South Africa Quick View
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    • Stuarts’ Field Guide to National Parks and Nature Reserves of South Africa
    • A must-have guide to South Africa’s famously diverse and richly populated parks and reserves. Stuarts’ Field Guide to National Parks & Nature Reserves of South Africa is an indispensable guide to the country’s best and most accessible conservation areas. Written by two prominent conservationists, this new edition (with a slight name change) has been thoroughly revised and updated. Each of…
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  • Snakes and other Reptiles of Zambia and Malawi Quick View
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    • Snakes and other Reptiles of Zambia and Malawi
    • Zambia and Malawi are home to 240 known snake, lizard, terrapin, tortoise and crocodile species. Snakes and other Reptiles of Zambia and Malawi is the first field guide to describe every species of reptile known to occur in this region – including 14 endemics and several new discoveries This comprehensive field guide – the first of its kind for the…
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  • Mynie Plays With Fire Quick View
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    • As Mynie Steffens admits herself, she is a self-confessed braai addict and has been cooking over fire since the age of 10! She says: ‘Everything tastes so much better when it’s cooked over fire…I find any reason possible, to organise an epic, all-day braai.’ Using her experience gained on a travel and braai cooking TV show called ‘Speel met vuur’…
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  • Minerals & Crystals Quick View
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    • Morphology - Properties - Identification Minerals are solid, naturally occurring inorganic substances that form the building blocks of rocks, and, therefore, our planet’s crust. Minerals & Crystals  examines a selection of important minerals that occur on Earth, how they form, their physical characteristics, and how to go about identifying them. Mineral species descriptions detail their gemological properties, history, occurrence and uses,…
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  • Living Deserts of Southern Africa Quick View
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    • For generations, the deserts of southern Africa have intrigued scientists and travellers alike. Seemingly barren wastes, they in fact teem with life – from ants to elephants, stone plants to the curious welwitschia, dainty dik-diks to towering gemsbok, and cart-wheeling spiders to fog-basking beetles. How do they cope with scarce resources, unpredictable rainfall and extreme temperatures? How do they protect…
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  • A Pocket Guide to Sharks of the World Quick View
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    • Well-organised, well-written and superbly illustrated, A Pocket Guide to Sharks of the World will be an essential resource and definitive reference for years to come. A Pocket Guide to Sharks of the World is the only field guide to identify, illustrate and describe every known shark species. Its compact format makes it handy for many situations, including recognising living species, fishery…
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  • Saunders’ Field Guide to Gladioli of South Africa Quick View
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    • Saunders’ Field Guide to Gladioli of South Africa
    • The genus Gladiolus has fascinated plant collectors, taxonomists and the general public for centuries. Known for their spectacular ‑ Flowers, these highly adapted and specialised plants occur throughout Africa, Madagascar, Europe and the Middle East. South Africa is home to more than half of the world’s Gladiolus species and the Western Cape is the heart of species diversity. Saunders’ Field…
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  • Know Them by Their Fruit Know Them by Their Fruit Quick View
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    • A guide to identifying South African trees This is a unique, first-of-its-kind tree book with beautiful illustrations of the fruiting twigs of 381 South African trees. The reason behind illustrating tree fruits is that, like so many tree-lovers, Trevor found it difficult to identify many tree species from their leaves as they are the most variable of all the plant…
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  • SHISANYAMA – BRAAI RECIPES FROM SOUTH AFRICA Quick View
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    • SHISANYAMA – BRAAI RECIPES FROM SOUTH AFRICA
    • Jan Braai issued a crowdsourcing call in early 2017, and the response from the South African public was overwhelming – from the hundreds of entries received, Jan Braai has curated, tested and included over 80 favourite South African braai recipes. Each entry tells the story of how the recipe came about, why it is special – and of course celebrates…
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  • Cooking With Gas Quick View
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    • Cooking With Gas
    • Best-selling author of Braai the beloved country, Jean Nel is back with his considered and expansive book on getting the best out of your gas braai. The braai veteran has put together a collection of stunning, crowd-pleasing recipes that gradually teach you how to use your shiny new gas braai. ‘I’ve been cooking on open fires for a long time.…
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  • Braai the beloved Country Quick View
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    • Braai the beloved Country
    • If you are human, you can braai. Cooking meat over a fire is something that defines our evolution as a species. The act of using fire to cook food even defines our social structure as mammals – thanks to the lucky lightning strike aeons ago, and the fact that there were some steaks handy. Anything tastes better if you hold…
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  • Hiking Trails of South Africa Quick View
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    • Brought fully up to date, with new trails included and all booking information updated, this fourth edition of Hiking Trails of South Africa is the essential guide for every hiker. Written by well-known author, Willie Olivier, this comprehensive guide describes more than 500 trails, offering something for everyone - from the casual ambler to the experienced hiker. Whether you want to…
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  • Gardening in the Shade in South Africa Quick View
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    • Gardening in the Shade in South Africa
    • Most gardens have shady spots, but some gardens have a real shade ‘problem’. Whether it is caused by large or overhanging trees, tall buildings, or just being on the ‘wrong side of the street’, finding the best plants for a shady area can be challenging, particularly if the rest of your garden basks in sunshine all year round. Shade plants…
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  • Your Bucket List 2 Quick View
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    • Your Bucket List 2 is an updated edition by renowned author Patrick Cruywagen gives you more than 150 must-do experiences in Southern Africa. Where and when to go, experience information, how to get there, where to stay, contact details, full-colour photography and so much more. Here is only some of the adventures included in the book: – Tick off the…
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  • Ultimate Guide to Cape Town and the Western Cape Quick View
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    • Ultimate Guide to Cape Town and the Western Cape
    • Welcome to the Western Cape. Cape Town is a bustling melting pot of cultures, tastes and experiences for young and old. You will find state-of-the-art shopping malls, open-air markets, delis and more. A world of natural beauty lies beyond the boundaries of the city in the greater Western Cape regions: the Cape West Coast, the Cape Karoo, Garden Route and…
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  • Passes en Poorts Quick View
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    • Passes & Poorts – South Africa, more than 80 best loved Passes en Poorts. South Africa’s scenic mountain routes offer travellers easy passages into the rugged splendour of wild and remote areas where nature reigns supreme. Many still follow ancient animal migration routes; others are modern engineering masterpieces that challenge gravity. South Africa’s Favourite Passes & Poorts provides a detailed…
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  • More things to do in Moer and Gone Places 2 Quick View
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    • 102 destinations in all nine of South Africa’s provinces, as well as in Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland and Mozambique. A thousand things to do, from outdoor activities and eco-experiences to eating, drinking and exploring these off-the-beaten-track places, and what to watch out for. GPS coordinates and handy locator maps to help you get there easily. Fantastic full-colour photographs of…
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  • A-Z Place Names of South Africa Quick View
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    • A-Z Place Names of South Africa
    • A-Z Place Names of South Africa contains alphabetically listed names of South African cities and towns and most villages and certain settlements and townships where information was available. More than 900 places are included in what is an informative and educational look at place names, including the year they were established, origins, previous names and alternative names. Also included are…
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  • Pocket Guide Mushrooms of South Africa (New Edition) Quick View
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    • Pocket Guide Mushrooms of South Africa (New Edition)
    • Mushrooms are mysterious, beautiful organisms that appear in a variety of colours, shapes and sizes – from microscopic to over a metre wide. They are abundant worldwide, and South Africa alone has an estimated minimum of 171 500 species. This new edition of Pocket Guide: Mushrooms of South Africa features a selection of the species more commonly found in the region,…
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  • Hidden Planet: An Illustrator’s Love Letter to Planet Earth Hidden Planet: An Illustrator’s Love Letter to Planet Earth Quick View
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    • Hidden Planet: An Illustrator’s Love Letter to Planet Earth
    • A stunning follow-up to Sensational Butterflies from one of Britain’s best natural history illustrators. A beautiful crossover book for all ages, this is the book natural-history illustrator Ben has wanted to read since he was a child. Simple text will provide an insight into these lesser-known birds and animals – some endangered and some less so – told from the…
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  • South Africa for South Africans Quick View
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    • South Africa for South Africans
    • In South Africa for South Africans written by Mariëlle Renssen and Hirsh Aronowitz, 23 driving routes of varying distances crisscross the entire country, many of them taking on national or provincial roads. There is plenty to explore across our nine provinces, and the big skies, boundless vistas and hours of sunshine have turned us into an outdoor-focused, activity-loving nation. With each…
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  • Visitor’s Guide Cape Town & Peninsula Quick View
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    • Visitor’s Guide Cape Town & Peninsula
    • Easy to use maps of the Cape Peninsula – Enlarged maps of main tourist areas, special routes and villages – Text and pictures of main attractions – Contact details of tourism offices and attractions – Detailed Visitor’s Guide & Touring Map of the Cape Peninsula – Detailed route planner – Includes points of interest, activity areas and a checklist of…
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  • Visitor’s Guide to Kruger National Park Quick View
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    • Visitor’s Guide to Kruger National Park
    • Visitor’s Guide to Kruger National Park is an informative guide along with detailed maps of the best routes and GPS points. Included in the Visitor’s Guide to Kruger National Park is a list of the ‘top’ 50 mammals and 100 common birds. In fact, there are 146 mammal species in the park and some 500 bird species. The Visitor’s Guide…
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  • Visitor’s Guide Garden Route & Route 62 Quick View
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    • Visitor’s Guide Garden Route & Route 62
    • This Visitor’s Guide Garden Route, Route 62 includes 14 street maps along with the various routes and a detailed listing of places of interest and top attractions. All featuring what to see, do and experience in the Garden Route and Route 62. Includes within the Visitor’s Guide Garden Route is a detailed route planner with all National Parks and Reserves…
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  • Visitor’s Guide Flower Route Quick View
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    • Visitor’s Guide Flower Route
    • This guide explores the coast north of Cape Town when 3,500 species burst into bloom in the veld during the sexiest part of their reproduction cycle. Of course it all depends on when the rain comes. Whether you are a happy-snapper type of tourist or a more serious flower lover with botanical leanings, a visit to the flowers will lighten…
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  • Road Tripping South Africa Quick View
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    • Road Tripping South Africa
    • Want to escape the crowds? Then take the roads less travelled. This selection of 20 iconic road trips, all of which are perfectly manageable in a normal sedan, will take you on quiet, scenic back roads to places that you probably didn’t even know existed. So hop into the car and discover back roads that you’ve never journeyed before! INCLUDES:…
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  • Pocket Guide Fynbos Quick View
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    • Pocket Guide Fynbos features over 300 of the most spectacular and commonly seen species from South Africa’s renowned floral kingdom – all in one handy, easy-to-use guide. The species are presented in detail, with each entry featuring: succinct descriptions of the plant and its habitat, comparisons with similar species and flowering times full-colour photographs and distribution maps floral key, using…
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  • Skullduggery: Quick ID guide to Southern and East African mammal skulls Quick View
    • Skullduggery: Quick ID guide to Southern and East African mammal skulls Quick View
    • Skullduggery: Quick ID guide to Southern and East African mammal skulls
    • In this short but informative guide, trusted authors Chris and Mathilde Stuart turn mammal ID on its head – literally. The identification of mammal skulls is the subject of this latest addition to the quirky ‘Quick Guide’ series and covers the most common skulls readers are likely to encounter in the wild – from easily recognisable species such as elephant,…
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  • Avian Architects: Quick ID guide to nests and eggs of southern African birds Quick View
  • Palaces of Stone Uncovering Ancient Southern African Kingdoms Quick View
    • Palaces of Stone Uncovering Ancient Southern African Kingdoms Quick View
    • Palaces of Stone Uncovering Ancient Southern African Kingdoms
    • Palaces of Stone brings to life the history of various early African societies, from AD 900 to approximately 1850. By exploring a selection of known and unknown sites, the authors uncover the emergence of ancient civilizations and reconstruct the meaning of the ruins they left behind. Woven into the narrative are stories of powerful political states; flourishing local economies; long-distance…
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  • Shaping Addo: The Story of a South African National Park Quick View
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    • More than a century ago elephants in the Eastern Cape were systematically hunted – until only 16 were left. Today there are 650 elephants in the Addo Elephant National Park, the densest concentration of wild elephants anywhere on the planet. While elephants are undoubtedly still the park’s top drawcard, the past four decades have seen the emphasis shift from protecting…
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  • CHAMBERLAIN’S LBJs CHAMBERLAIN’S LBJs Quick View
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    • CHAMBERLAIN’S LBJs
    • The definitive guide to Southern Africa’s Little Brown Jobs Almost a quarter of Southern Africa’s bird species, and half of its endemics, are known by birdwatchers as LBJs or Little Brown Jobs. All birders experience some degree of trepidation when confronted by Ornithologicum nightmariensis. Consequently this potentially confusing group of birds is shunned by virtually all beginners and many experienced observers as…
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  • POLLINATORS, PREDATORS   & PARASITES Quick View
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    • The ecological roles of insects in southern Africa. Pollinators, parasites, purifiers, predators, decomposers – insects arguably play the most important roles in the functioning of the Earth’s ecosystems. This lavishly illustrated and highly authoritative book is structured around southern Africa’s 13 distinct biomes; it reflects the essential role insects play in most ecological processes such as pollination, predation, parasitism, soil…
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  • Gamebirds of Africa Quick View
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    • This is the definitive monograph on the gamebirds of Africa. This detailed full-colour handbook includes everything needed to identify and get to know the 89 species of gamebirds in Africa   Gamebirds of Africa offers a concise and updated summary of the large but scattered body of accumulated scientific research and field-guide literature. Pertinent and interesting facts about the distribution,…
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  • West Coast Quick View
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    • Leon Nell’s sixth book to explore another captivating part of South Africa reveals a bounty of treasures that give the West Coast, or Weskus as locals call it, its particular allure. Beginning at Melkbosstrand just north of Cape Town, and ending where the Orange River meets the Atlantic Ocean, the book divides the coastal stretch into four discrete and easily…
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  • Southern African LBJs made simple Southern African LBJs made simple Quick View
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    • Southern African LBJs made simple
    • Now updated and expanded, Southern African LBJs made simple offers a unique method for identifying and distinguishing the cryptic little birds that are known as ‘little brown jobs’. Using a three-stage process, the book guides readers through successive stages, each of which takes them closer to identifying the bird in question. As calls play a critical role in identification of…
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