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Tales of veld and vlei

J. P. Coetzer

Tales of veld and vlei

for junior high schools

by J. P. Coetzer

  • 60 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Maskew Miller in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.,
  • English language -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Foreign speakers.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.P. Coetzer.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. ;
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15537275M

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A rose by any other name. In the recently launched page book, Veld, Vlei & Rose Gardens: Inspiration from South African Gardeners (available online from Otterley Press), the authors. Jan 09,  · I loved the book's evocation of landscape; the plants, animals, earth and sky of southern Africa.

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Walking down the dune felt a bit like descending from heaven. “When paramedics arrived on the farm they found the light aircraft completely ablaze and the surrounding veld burning rapidly. The pilot of the aircraft was already dead. Provincial services were on scene to extinguish the fire,” says ER24 spokesperson, Russel Meiring.

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The one afternoon I was lying on my bed, reading a book when I heard something loud and flappy crashing clumsily in to the topmost branches of the tall fir tree around the back.

The moment it started its extraordinary, high-pitched, screaming – just like a baby throwing a tantrum – I knew instantly what it was.Undeterred by their own lack of experience, within weeks of reaching Fort Salisbury on the 12th September,the majority of the new arrivals had headed off in to the veld in search of gold.

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