• The earthquake of 29 September 1969 in Tulbagh, South Africa 

      Terblanche, Monique (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This work is an social-cultural study that gives an account of the 29 September earthquake that struck Tulbagh in the spring of 1969. This is an interdisciplinary research that takes a socioeconomic ...
    • The everyday lives of the white South African housewives 

      Rommelspacher, Amy Fairbairn (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study seeks to obtain an impression of the “interior” lives of English and Afrikaans housewives, as portrayed by two woman’s magazines - one English and one Afrikaans - which were in print in South ...
    • “Ik weet niets van de ontploffing” : an examination of the Braamfontein Explosion of 1896 

      Ahnie, Garth Tai-shen (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis investigates the causes and origins of the Braamfontein Explosion or disaster of 1896, while outlining its immediate effects. Various sources do discuss or mention a cause for the explosion, ...