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Phumzile Van Damme is a Democratic Alliance Member of the National Assembly of South Africa who was elected at the 2014 South African general election. She is the Shadow Communications Minister and is a former Spokesperson for the Democratic Alliance. She was educated at Lyttelton Manor High School and graduated from Rhodes University in 2007.
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How Beautiful We Were
A Novel
Imbolo Mbue - 2021-03-09
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From the celebrated author of the New York Times bestseller Behold the Dreamers comes a sweeping, wrenching story about the collision of a small African village and an American oil company. We should have known the end was near. So begins Imbolo Mbue's powerful second novel, How Beautiful We Were. Set in the fictional African village of Ko From the...
Phumzile Van Damme
New read! Imbolo Mbue’s “How Beautiful We Were.” It is brilliant. I started reading it 2 hours ago, a quarter of the way through & there’s no way I’ll be sleeping tonight. Isn’t it the best feeling to find an unputdownable book? The best.      source
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Indaba, My Children
African Tribal History, Legends, Customs and Religious Beliefs by Mutwa, Vusamazulu Credo (1998) Paperback
Phumzile Van Damme
If I may recommend a book on this Heritage Day. Credo Mutwa’s “Indaba, My Children.” It is life changing.      source
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A History
Lawrence Freedman - 2015-09-01 (first published in 2013)
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Selected as a Financial Times Best Book of 2013 In Strategy: A History, Sir Lawrence Freedman, one of the world's leading authorities on war and international politics, captures the vast history of strategic thinking, in a consistently engaging and insightful account of how strategy came to pervade every aspect of our lives. The range of Freedman's...
Phumzile Van Damme
Reading this book by Sir Lawrence Freedman. He is one of the world's leading authorities on war & international politics. Freedman writes about the evolution of strategic thinking throughout the ages, from primates to present-day humans. A fascinating & enthralling read thus far.      source