This site consists of the contents of the book, New History of South Africa, edited by Hermann Giliomee and Bernard Mbenga. 31 Leading historians share their insights and new approaches to the story of this country. International research is woven into a story that brings history to life. Readable and authoritative – this is the story of South Africa as it has never previously been heard!

You can also make your own contribution, share your knowledge and write an article. Go to wiki and write your own article about the history of your  town, farm, your familiy or anything related to the history of South Africa.  If the article already written, you can help it to expand or modify.

  • New History is supported by the South African Society for History Teaching (SASHT). Visit their website.