The hope and upheaval of South Africa today, seen through the mirror of the great trek of the Boers in 1838 and the massacre of the Zulus in the Battle of Blood River. The author alternates images of this struggle with scenes from the battlefields of today's South Africa.

The Mirror at Midnight 1992, Flamingo, London

ISBN-13: 9780006376897

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Mass-market paperback

The Mirror at Midnight 1991, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780002158985