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Issue number 41
December 2011

 

Cover 41

 

Contents

Page
EDITORIAL
v
PREVIOUSLY UNPUBLISHED ARTICLE
Mandela’s undelivered letter to Alan Paton, 1979
1
A visit to uSitaku
Nellie Fincher
5
ARTICLES
Emergency of the State: Detention Without Trial
in Pietermaritzburg and the Natal Midlands, 1986–90
Christopher Merrett

10
World War Two Flying-boats over the Zululand Coast
Jeff Gaisford
34
Lightning Birds and Thunder Trees
Adrian Koopman
40
Doctors, Scholars and Liberals:
120 Years on the King’s School Grounds
Rupert Denham
61
Colonial riverport shipping on the South Coast
Duncan du Bois
71
Early days with the Natal Parks Board: Some personal
reminiscences by a former Principal Scientific Officer
Bob Crass
82
NOTES AND QUERIES
90
OBITUARIES
 
Victor Bredenkamp 99
Bob Crass 103
Qedusizi Herbert Msimang 105
James Mervyn (“Skonk”) Nicholson 107
George Quicke 109
Patricia Rainier 115
BOOK REVIEWS AND NOTICES
118
SELECT LIST OF RECENT KWAZULU-NATAL
PUBLICATIONS
137
NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS   140

 

 

 

 

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