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Published: 12 May 2011

448 Pages | 16 black and white plates


ISBN: 9780192801852

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Chapter 1


An Apartheid Massacre and its Consequences

Tom Lodge

  • Sharpeville - a new account of the notorious massacre that signalled the start of armed resistance to Apartheid in South Africa
  • Looks at the social and political background to the Massacre as well as the immediate sequence of events that led up to the shootings
  • Examines the long-term consequences of the Massacre, both domestically and in South Africa's dealings with the wider world

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