The intensification of the liberation fight in South Africa has resulted in a renewed call for for this publication. As a severe research of the Labour and nationwide hobbies in South Africa it's a vintage learn incorporating a lot fabric drawn from basic hitherto untapped resources. whereas it has turn into crucial examining for these engaged within the fight for South African liberation, it's also a useful textbook for college kids of race relatives, colonial nationalism, the category concept and South African heritage. This reprint by way of IDAF takes where of the unique variation released through Penguin African Library in 1969. The authors, either in demand contributors of the Communist occasion of South Africa till it used to be banned in 1950, have first hand wisdom of many occasions defined during this publication. Politically exiled from South Africa in 1965, they now stay in Zambia.

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