The Ranter's Guide to South Africa

R 40.00   R 125.00

Subtitle: A Handbook for Hotheads, Windbags and Demagogues
Author: Bryan Rostron
Publisher: Jonathan Ball (2011)
ISBN-10: 1868424731
ISBN-13: 9781868424733
Condition: Very Good
Binding: Softcover
Pages: 140
Dimensions: 20.9 x 14.8 x 1 cm

Weight: 0.3 kg


Ever wondered what waffle like 'accountability', 'site of contestation' or 'The National Democratic Revolution' really means? Here, in an irreverent nutshell, is your answer. The Ranter's Guide to South Africa pinpoints and defines some of the most overused and abused words, acronyms, piffle and jargon that noisily bamboozle our daily life. It is a satirical dictionary for our times, encompassing politics, business, culture, sport, history and that relentless, buzzing swarm of cliche´s that assault us every day. At last, comic relief is at hand in this indispensable A-Z digest.


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