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Hiervandaan (ePub) | Travel Writing

Dana Snyman

Renowned travel writer Dana Snyman traces his own family’s story as he explores the backwoods of South Africa and what it means to be “from here” (hiervandaan). He starts this deeply South African story with the first Snyman, born of a white father and a slave mother. Along the way he visits Julius Malema and Jacob Zuma’s hometowns.


On Dana Snyman’s writing:

“Finding South Africa’s secret soul” -- Pretoria News

“Tough and lovely” -- The Sunday Times

“An intelligent and perceptive writer, he has an eye for illuminating detail and a whimsical humour … engaging and wonderfully fluid” – The Witness

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Hiervandaan (ePub) | Travel Writing

Author: Dana Snyman
Category: Travel Writing
ISBN: 9780624058397
Date Released: 20 October 2011
Price (incl. VAT): R 245.00
Format: ePub, 208pp

About this author

Dana Snyman

Dana Snyman was born in Stellenbosch in 1963. He matriculated at Nylstroom High School in 1980. After finishing high school, Dana worked as a security guard...