Diggings and important findings in the Blombos Cave

20 May 2012

Speaker:    Petro Keene

A South African archaeologist with a considerable international reputation, Professor Christopher Henshilwood discovered Still Bay's important prehistoric cave site in 1991.  He has close ties with two leading Universities – Wits in Johanneburg and Bergen in...

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The Anglo-Zulu War of 1879

29 January 2012

Speaker:   Timothy Twidle

In the mists of time, Africa South of the Limpopo, was an endless land of scattered riches and infinite variety. The continental divide crowded the eastern coast, fencing off a well-watered belt that rounded the southern end of the divide and broadened out into...

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