Book review: A Rainbow in the Night: The Tumultuous Birth of South Africa by Dominique Lapierre (9780306818479)

Mr. Lapierre relates the history of South Africa from 1652 when Dutchman Jan van Riebeeck lands in the Cape to plant lettuce to 1994 when Nelson Mandela becomes South Africa’s first black president. There are great hardships and great triumphs described and the perseverance of the African people is remarkable and commendable. Mr. Lapierre states … Continue reading Book review: A Rainbow in the Night: The Tumultuous Birth of South Africa by Dominique Lapierre (9780306818479)

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