The Illustrated History has been published to mark the centenary
of the building of Hartbeespoort Dam.
The dam is a reminder of a bygone age – a time when young
South Africa stood tall on the international stage
and experimented with novel solutions to the problems of the day.
Told in a series of brief, illustrated episodes.
Date: Tuesday 28 June 2022 at 18.30 for 19.00
Venue: Bookdealers of Blubird
Blubird Shopping Centre,
Cnr Athol Oaklands and Fort Street (off Corlett Drive)
For catering purposes please book at firstname.lastname@example.org
or phone Carol at 011- 440 6338
Book launch of Vincent Carruthers’s new book
“Illustrated History of Hartbeespoort Dam”
Wine and snacks will be served
This is a story of vision, perseverance, and national pride, but it is also one of racism and environmental ignorance.