The great gold lands of South Africa

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dc.coverage.spatial Africa
dc.coverage.spatial South Africa
dc.coverage.temporal AD 2011-06-02T05:16:26Z 2011-06-02T05:16:26Z 1891
dc.description Sub-title: Vacation run in Cape Colony, Natal, the Orange Free State, and the Transvaal, visiting the diamond mines and the gold fields,the scenes of the Boer War and the war in Zululand; and the country of the Swazies,to which are added narrative of adventures in Matabeleland, and an account of the expedition to Mashonaland.
dc.description.abstract Cape Town -- Port Elizabeth -- Up country to Kimberley -- Kimberley diamond fields -- The great diamond group -- Diamond finding on the Vaal -- Illicit diamond buyers -- Coach to Johannesburg -- At the gold diggings -- Johannesburg -- The gold fields -- Pretoria -- Coach to Biggarsburg -- Durban -- Isandhlani and Ulundi -- To the Kaap gold fields -- Eureka city - The famous Sheba reef -- Swazieland -- Baines' adventures in Matabeleland -- The Mashonas -- Expedition to Mashonaland -- The 'Gates' of St. John's river -- Grahamstown -- Ostrich farming in the Karoo. en
dc.description.sponsorship The original document was digitized with financial support from Media24. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility Edited from notes by Ronald Smith.
dc.description.uri en
dc.format.extent viii, 296, [16]p., 8 p. of plates : ill., map (fold.) ; 19 cm. en
dc.language.iso en en
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dc.rights Electronic copy: University of Pretoria; Printed copy: Public domain. en
dc.source Original book: Smith, Ronald. The great gold lands of South Africa (London : Ward, Locke, 1891), 296 p.
dc.subject Gold fields en
dc.subject.ddc 916.80434
dc.subject.lcsh South Africa -- Description and travel
dc.title The great gold lands of South Africa en
dc.type Book en

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