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Verwoerd by Alexander Hepple

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


  • Verwoerd, Hendrik Frensch, -- 1901-1966.

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Edition Notes

StatementAlexander Hepple.
SeriesPolitical leaders of the twentieth century
The Physical Object
Pagination253 p. ;
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19286435M

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Book Launch "Verwoerd: My Journey through Family Betrayals" We are delighted to invite you to a book launch and discussion with Wilhelm Verwoerd on his memoir about being the grandson of HF Verwoerd, architect of apartheid. Hendrik Verwoerd and the Leipzig School of Psychology in Christoph Marx In his groundbreaking book The Rise of Afrikanerdom, the sociologist Dunbar Moodie claims that a number of young Afrikaner intellectuals, and Hendrik Verwoerd in particular, were imbued with “neo-Fichtean” nationalism while at university in Germany in the s. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hepple, Alexander, Verwoerd. Harmondsworth, Penguin, (OCoLC) Named Person: Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd.   On the afternoon of September 6, , the architect of apartheid, H.F. Verwoerd, sat in the seat of the Prime Minister before the all-white Parliament of South Africa.