Category «Boere»

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Nuwe 2018 Griep (H3N2)

Verwagtings is dat die 2018 griep in Suid Afrika baie erg gaan wees. Die 2017 Australiese griep seisoen was die ergste in dekades en wereldwyd verwag die kenners groot probleme in 2018. Die BBC berig dat die Britse nasionale gesondheids diens voorberei op ‘n erge 2018 griep seisoen. As jou bors benoud voel, of toe …

The Boer War

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It is very simple to understand the Boer war. All wars happen for a reason. The Dutch speaking boer nation had their own independent country, the ZAR. Simple God fearing religious and racially exclusive people. Their country was legitimate. Gold was discovered in their country and the entire world descended upon their country. These gold …

Waar kom Boere vandaan?

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Boere kom nie van Jan van Riebeeck af nie. Jan van Riebeeck word ook slegs gebruik omdat elke storie iewers moet begin en glad nie omdat enige afstammeling van van Riebeeck ooit relevant was of is nie. Sou van Riebeeck nie self Suidelike Afrika toe gereis het nie, sou die VOC iemand anders gestuur het …

Daniel Christiaan Esterhuyse

Daniel Christiaan Esterhuyse

1814: Swellendam. The birth of the first boer poet Daniel Christiaan Esterhuyse. Daniel Esterhuyse grew up extremely poor, he did receive formal schooling, for a total of nine weeks after which he accepted gainful employment on the farm of a well respected farmer. He was a lowly farm worker but he worked so very hard …