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STELLA AURORAE : Volume 2 - The History of the University of Natal (1909-2003) by Prof. Bill Guest

April 24, 2017

W.R. (Bill) Guest is a Professor Emeritus and Senior Research associate in Historical Studies on the Pietermaritzburg campus of the University of KwaZulu- Natal.

W.R. (Bill) Guest is a professor emeritus and senior research associate in Historical Studies on the Pietermaritzburg campus of the University of KwaZulu- Natal. 
A doctoral graduate of the Howard College (Durban) campus of the former University of Natal, he has published a variety of articles and has authored, co-authored, edited and co-edited more than a dozen books on South African history, focusing primarily on the socio-economic and institutional history of the Natal-Zululand region. 
In 2013 he won an Amafa AKwazulu-Natali Award in recognition of his contribution towards heritage conservation in the province.
Above insert from http://www.natalia.org.za.

The second volume of the history of the University of Natal by Professor Bill Guest is now available.
It has been published as: Bill Guest Stella Aurorae The History of a South African University Volume 2 The University of Natal (1949-1976) (Pietermaritzburg, Natal Society Foundation, 2017, ISBN 978-0-9921766-6-2, 476 pages).
It joins Volume One Stella Aurorae The History of a South African University Volume 1 Natal University College (1909-1949) (Pietermaritzburg, Natal Society Foundation, 2015, ISBN 978-0-9921766-2-4, 391 pages).


Both volumes are available from:-

The Administrator
The Natal Society Foundation
Pietermaritzburg
South Africa
3200
email: administrator@natalia.org.za

Adams Booksellers 
230 Church Street 
Pietermaritzburg
P O Box 943
Pietermaritzburg
3200 
Tel:033 394 6830
Fax: 033 394 3096 
www.adamsbooks.co.za

Bookworld Cascades
Cascades Shopping Centre
McCarthy Drive
Montrose
P O Box 13287
Cascades
3202
South Africa
Tel:033-347 1962
Fax:033-347 5635
email: bookworld@lantic.net

Clarkes Bookshop
199 Long Street
Cape Town City Centre
Cape Town
8001
Tel:021-4235739
Fax:021-423 6441
email: books@clarketsbooks.co.za

Adams Booksellers
Musgrave Centre
Windermere
Durban
Tel: 031-3194450
email: musgrave@adamsbooks.co.za

Ike's Books and Collectables
48A Florida Road
Durban
4001 
Tel: 031-3039214
web: ikesbooks.com

The cost if purchased direct from the Natal Society Foundation is R180 (plus postage).
Volume One costs R120 (plus postage).
In further pursuit of disseminating knowledge as inexpensively as possible both volumes are also available at http://www.natalia.org.za/nsf_books.html (underscore between nsf and books)
Volume three (1977-2003) is now with the publisher and hopefully will be available sometime next year in hardcopy and on the Foundation’s website.

Bill Guest would like to thank those alumni and former members of staff who contributed greatly to this work with information and reminiscences.

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