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Energy in South Africa, 1910-1993: Government Resources: Library Guide: Home

A guide to Government sources of information in the Government Publications Department, covering the period from the Union to the end of apartheid.

Annual overviews

Good chronological overviews are in the Official year books of the Union of South Africa, 1917-1960 @ G 68 A.STAT and the Official yearbooks of the Republic of South Africa, 1974 to date @ GR 968.05 SOUT


Journal of energy in Southern Africa, Volume 1 (1990) to date.    Plumstead, South Africa :   Energy Research Institute, University of Cape Town. G 68 K.ENER.JOUR

About this guide

This guide is intended for the Economic History research project. It provides bibliographic lists of Government publications on energy for the Apartheid period, in the UCT Libraries' Government Publications Department, and online resources where available.

Please note that the print copies of most of our South African Government books were lost in the April 2021 Jagger Library fire.

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