Fonds BC1352 - Trevor Jepson Memoirs

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Trevor Jepson Memoirs


  • 1971-1996 (Creation)

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Trevor Jepson was Secretary of the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust. He joined the Trust in 1964, with his first visit to South Africa in 1971 and the last in 1996.

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1. From Rhodesia to Zimbabwe. 66p.

2. From South West Africa to Namibia. 82p.

3. South Africa: from apartheid to democracy (1976-1996). 180p. (Includes growing involvement of the Trust in South Africa, followed by a potted history of Quaker links with the country, including those of the Rowntree family).

4. Negotiating for a new South Africa; problems, participants, policies. 5th ed. 1994. 258p.
(Identifies the main players (political groups, churches, trade union, student unions, etc. There is also a chronological account of the negotiations).

5. Negotiating for a new South Africa: election supplement. 27p.


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  • English

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  • English



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  • Shelf: 51b