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Published: 23 February 2017

448 Pages | 8pp Black & White Plate Section, 4 Maps


ISBN: 9780199642441

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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.