Book Reviews





Williamson: The spy for apartheid

Book Review: Spy – Uncovering Craig Williamson by Jonathan Ancer; Jacana Media, Johannesburg, March 2017 One can judge a book’s bleakness by the photograph on its cover. The Mephistophelian figure holding a tea cup is Craig…




The story of two contrasting brilliant men

Richard Steyn’s fascination with JC Smuts was clearly not satisfied by the publication of “Unafraid of Greatness” as he has produced another substantial volume, this dealing with the Churchill and Smuts friendship. In this well-researched, easy…