Records for the early history of South Africa
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Records for the early history of South Africa by Colin Graham Botha

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Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, The Macmillan company in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Archives -- South Africa,
  • South Africa -- History -- Sources

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Edition Notes

Statementby C. Graham Botha.
SeriesHelps for students of history, no.42
LC ClassificationsDT773
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. ;
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19528733M
LC Control Number22018528

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The policy of Great Britain witl\ regard to South 24 RECORDS FOR THE EARLY HISTORY Africa in general,, including its native questions, is to be found in these records. The English student will be able to consult in the Public Record Office, London, the South African original and duplicate dispatches from the Secretary of State. The early history of South Africa covers the precolonial history of South Africa starting from the middle paleolithic to post-classical history. The first link to modern Homo sapiens living in South Africa dates back to nearly , years ago; with some of the earliest fossils being found at the Klasies River Mouth of Eastern Cape Province, South Africa as well as Ethiopia and Tanzania. . SOUTH AFRICA: THE EARL Y INHABITANTS The history of man in South Africa covers such a vast period of time that it is difficult to know exactly where to start. A possible start could be the development of Hominidae (human race), five million years ago, or 2,3 million years ago with the development of the genus Size: 1MB. This collection of birth and baptism details has been extracted from birth and baptismal records from institutions throughout South Africa, including more than one hundred churches. Most of the events in this collection took place in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, though there are a few earlier and later records as well.