About the Author
Anne Kelk Mager has worked at the University of Cape Town since receiving a Ph.D. in 1995. Gender and the Making of a South African Bantustan: A Social History of the Ciskei, 1945-1959, her first book, was published in 1999; her second book, Beer, Sociability and Masculinity in South Africa, was published in 2010.
Bill Nasson was educated at the Universities of Hull, York and Cambridge. After spending many years at the University of Cape Town, he now works at the University of Stellenbosch. The most recent of his books is The War for South Africa: The Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902 (2010). He is an editor of the International Encyclopaedia of the First World War.