Rainbow Diary: A Journey in the New South Africa

Rainbow Diary: A Journey in the New South Africa


By (author) John Malathronas

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  • Publisher: Summersdale Publishers
  • Format: Paperback | 352 pages
  • Dimensions: 124mm x 198mm x 26mm | 322g
  • Publication date: 6 June 2005
  • Publication City/Country: Chichester
  • ISBN 10: 1840244453
  • ISBN 13: 9781840244458
  • Illustrations note: 1 map
  • Sales rank: 1,272,183

Product description

A fascinating portrait of the new South Africa by the acclaimed author of Brazil: Life, Blood, Soul. From the stillness of the Karoo savanna to the warmth of the Indian Ocean, and from the exclusive white neighbourhoods of Pretoria to the destitution of the black townships in Cape Town, John Malathronas chronicles a journey in one of the most beautiful countries on Earth. Whether dancing the night away in a club, mountain-biking on the backpacker's bus or watching animals on a safari, John Malathronas is full of sharp observations, be they social, historical, political or botanical. The author draws fascinating portraits of the many Afrikaner, Xhosa, Zulu, Indian and Swazi characters he encounters, all of whom make up the tapestry of the new South Africa.

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John Malathronas is a seasoned traveller, photographer and writer.