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Shots From The Edge - A Journalist's Encounters With Conflict And Resilience (Paperback): Greg Marinovich Shots From The Edge - A Journalist's Encounters With Conflict And Resilience (Paperback)
Greg Marinovich 2
R260 R208 Discovery Miles 2 080 Save R52 (20%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

As an award-winning photojournalist and part of the Bang-Bang Club, Greg Marinovich has covered war and conflict all over Africa and the world. In Shots From The Edge he recounts his experiences in these conflict zones, recalling interviews with the perpetrators and the victims of violence, from rebels, child soldiers and terrorists to peacekeepers, aid workers, rape survivors, orphans and amputees. The book takes the reader throughout South Africa, and to Angola, Mozambique, Somalia, Rwanda, Bosnia, Chechnya, Palestine and many other contested zones.

With compassion and care, Marinovich documents more than two decades’ worth of turbulent history and reveals the people involved in the conflict. Some of the moments are deeply moving and profound; others so surreal as to blur into insanity. From coming under fire with United Nations peacekeeping troops in the Lašva Valley and being escorted around Mogadishu by a crew of gunmen for hire, to running through the streets of Johannesburg as Inkatha and the ANC face off at Shell House, the reader is exposed to people, places and experiences that would otherwise be difficult to comprehend.

The accounts in Shots From The Edge are at once insightful, tragic, shocking and occasionally humorous, but above all they are a poignant reminder of the brutality and indignity of war, and man’s capacity for cruelty.

Murder At Small Koppie - The Real Story Of The Marikana Massacre (Paperback): Greg Marinovich Murder At Small Koppie - The Real Story Of The Marikana Massacre (Paperback)
Greg Marinovich 5
R300 R240 Discovery Miles 2 400 Save R60 (20%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

The killing of thirty-four miners by police at Marikana in August 2012 was the largest massacre of civilians in South Africa since Sharpeville. The events have been covered in newspaper articles, on TV news and in a commission of inquiry, but there is still confusion about what happened on that fateful day.

In Murder At Small Koppie, renowned photojournalist Greg Marinovich explores the truth behind the Marikana massacre. He investigates the shootings near Wonderkop hill, which happened in view of the media, as well as the killings that happened beyond the view of cameras at a nondescript collection of boulders known as Small Koppie, some 300 metres away. Many of the men killed here were shot in cold blood at close range. Drawing on his own meticulous research, eyewitness accounts and the findings of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, Marinovich accurately reconstructs that fateful day as well as the events leading up to the strike, and looks at the subsequent denials, obfuscation and buck-passing by Lonmin, the SAPS and the government.

This is the definitive account of the Marikana massacre from the journalist whose award-winning investigation into the tragedy has been called the most important piece of South African journalism since apartheid.

The Bang-bang Club (Paperback, New Ed): Greg Marinovich, Joao Silva The Bang-bang Club (Paperback, New Ed)
Greg Marinovich, Joao Silva 5
R265 R212 Discovery Miles 2 120 Save R53 (20%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

'The Bang-Bang Club' was a group of four young photographers, friends and colleagues, Ken Oosterbroek, Kevin Carter, Greg Marinovich and Joao Silva, who covered the last years of apartheid, taking many of the photographs that encapsulate the final years of white South Africa. Two of them won Pulitzer Prizes for individual photos. Ken, the oldest and a mentor to the others, died, accidentally shot while working; Kevin, the most troubled of the four, committed suicide weeks after winning his Pulitzer for a photograph of a starving baby in the Sudanese famine. Written by Greg and Joao, The Bang-Bang Club tells their stories, the story of four remarkable young men, the stresses, tensions and moral dilemmas of working in situations of extreme violence, pain and suffering, the relationships between the four and the story of the end of apartheid. An immensely powerful, riveting and harrowing book.

The Bang-Bang Club, movie tie-in - Snapshots From a Hidden War (Paperback, Film Tie-In Ed): Joao Silva, Desmond Tutu, Greg... The Bang-Bang Club, movie tie-in - Snapshots From a Hidden War (Paperback, Film Tie-In Ed)
Joao Silva, Desmond Tutu, Greg Marinovich; Foreword by Desmond Tutu, Greg Marinovich, …
R375 R356 Discovery Miles 3 560 Save R19 (5%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

A gripping story of four remarkable young men--photographers, friends and rivals--who band together for protection in the final, violent days of white rule in South Africa.

Brain Porn - The Best of Daily Maverick (Paperback): Branko Brkic, Greg Marinovich, Greg Nicolson Brain Porn - The Best of Daily Maverick (Paperback)
Branko Brkic, Greg Marinovich, Greg Nicolson
R427 Discovery Miles 4 270 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Murder at Small Koppie - The Real Story of South Africa's Marikana Massacre (Paperback): Greg Marinovich Murder at Small Koppie - The Real Story of South Africa's Marikana Massacre (Paperback)
Greg Marinovich
R551 R511 Discovery Miles 5 110 Save R40 (7%) Out of stock
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