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Jan Christian Smuts.

Jan Christian Smuts

Jan Christian Smuts.

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smuts, Jan Christiaan, 1870-1950.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT779.8.S6 S5 1952a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination568 p.
    Number of Pages568
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6144390M
    LC Control Number53034532
    OCLC/WorldCa831346

    nal grandfather, Jan Christian de Vries, for whom he was named. Jan Christian Smuts, Jan Christian Smuts (New York: William Morrow & Company, P~* 39 This author will be cited hereafter as Smuts, Jr. Smuts always signed his name merely J. C. Smuts. Rene Kraus, Old Master: The Life of Jan Christian Smuts (New York: e3 p9 Dutton & Co., 19^7 Author: Naomi Howerton Coryell.   General Jan Smuts Appeals For Peace - Duration: British Movietone 4, views. 33 videos Play all South African in WW2 Herman Labuschagne; The.


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Jan Christian Smuts was a South African of towering intellect that had as much to do with the shaping of 20th century politics in Africa as many much better known figures. He died at the close of the WWII period, when turmoil still reigned throughout Africa.

Would that He had lived 30 more years/5(5). Jan Christian Smuts book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. J.C. Smuts (author of Jan Christian Smuts: A Biography) is the son of Jan Christiaan Smuts.

Trivia About Jan Christian Smu No trivia or quizzes yet/5. Jan Christian Smuts was soldier, statesman and intellectual, one of South Africa's greatest leaders. Yet little is said about him today even as we appear to live in a leadership vacuum.

Unafraid of Greatness is a re-examination of the life and thought of Jan by: 3. Jan Christian Smuts (). “Jan Christian Smuts: a biography”, William Morrow & Company Book by Jan Smuts, 18 Copy quote. To me Jan Christian Smuts.

book greatest thing that has happened on this earth of ours is the rise of the human race to the vision of God. That story of the human rise to what I call the vision of God is the story which is told in.

Old Master: the life of Jan Christian Smuts by Kraus, RenGe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Jan Smuts, South African statesman, soldier, and prime minister (–24, –48), who sought to promote South Africa as a responsible member of the (British) Jan Christian Smuts.

book. Jan Christian Smuts was born on a farm near Riebeeck West in the Cape Colony. His ancestors were mainly Dutch, with a small. General Jan Christiaan Smuts was born near Riebeeck West in the Cape Colony on 24 May His mother taught him the elements of reading and writing in English, and he only entered school at the age of 12, when his elder brother Michiel died.

After only five years of formal schooling, he matriculated with distinction at the Victoria College in. Jan Christian Smuts was soldier, statesman and intellectual, one of South Africa's greatest leaders.

Yet little is said about him today even as we appear to live in a leadership vacuum. Unafraid of Greatness is a re-examination of the life and thought of Jan Smuts/5. Find Jan Christian Smuts by Smuts, J C at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers.

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Winston Churchill had met Jan Christian Smuts when he returned from the Boer War in Elected to Parliament at the end of that year, he never again visited South Africa. Yet that country was to play an important part in his life for the next fifty years. Churchill had a powerful personality, with unbounded confidence and faith in his own star.

Jan Smuts, being a character sketch of Gen. the Hon. J.C. Smuts, K.C., M.L.A., Minister of Defence, Union of South Africa by Naphtali Levy (Book) South African statesman: Jan Christiaan Smuts by.

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Now with the advent of whole systems thinking and complexity science as the study of complex adaptive systems increasingly Smuts' intuitions and observations are being validated to the extent that a new 'holistic science is emerging as he predicted.

This book might still come to be seen as one of the most important of the 20th century. Jan ChristianJ. C.:Condition:Used Hard back with Dust Jacket, small bits of damage but reasonable for the good and tidy, inscription on first blank page.

Seller Inventory # Smuts, J. JAN CHRISTIAN SMUTS A Biography 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York William Morrow & Company, Inc Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Some edge wear to spine, a few small closed Rating: % positive. Remembering General Jan Christian Smuts: A Boer Hero by Jez Turner 48 pages – which includes title page, index, pictures, appendix, footnotes and a review by Kerry Bolton – might not seem much space wherewith to write a biography of a great man such as General Jan Christian : Jez Turner.

Jan Christiaan Smuts was a great man, a humanitarian politician and a great thinker. My friend Frikkie Van Kraayenberg is easy to align with him.

To gain a far more in depth understanding of how the mind, matter and life intermingle, you need to re-read my book Medicine Beyond. It’s far beyond the confusions of modern mechanistic science and. Grey Steel; Jan Christian Smuts, A Study in Arrogance Armstrong, H. (Jan Christian Smuts) Published by Published by Arthur Barker, Ltd., 21 Garrick Street, Covent Garden, London First Edition.

Jan Smuts Author of a book on Holism Prime Minister of the South African Union, - and "One of the greatest intellectuals this country has ever produced and a public figure who dominated the first half of the 20th century in SA." Jan Christian Smuts was born on 24 May on the farm Ongegund near Riebeeck West.

The Integral Jan Smuts. Guy du Plessis * and Robert Weathers 4 In Koffka sent Smuts his book Pr inciples of Gestalt Psychology. In a reply Smuts (In Blanckenberg, ).

Arthur Keppel-Jones predicted it with eerie prescience in his book, When Smuts Goes (a work of futuristic history or what is known in publishing today as alternative history).

Biography Early life. Jan Smuts was born into a wealthy Afrikaner family living in the British Cape first went to school at going to Victoria College four years later to study science and the later went to Christ's College in Cambridge to study law.

Boer War and Unification. Smuts was a supporter of Cecil Rhodes until it was revealed that he was apart of the Jameson Governor-General: Sir Patrick Duncan, Nicolaas.

Jan Christiaan Smuts OM CH DTD ED KC FRS PC [1] (24 May – 11 September ) was a prominent South African and British Commonwealth statesman, military leader and philosopher. In addition to holding various cabinet posts, he served as prime minister of the Union of South Africa from until and from until He was a supporter of racial segregation based on separate.

Jan Christian Smuts Jan Christian Smuts Not In Library. South African statesman: Jan Christiaan Smuts Joan Joseph Not In Library. A Catholic view of holism Frederick Charles Kolbe Accessible book, Biography, Statesmen, Protected DAISY, Politics and government.

BOOK REVIEW: JAN SMUTS – UNAFRAID of GREATNESS By Richard Steyn When I review a book I consider four things: Value for money Interesting content (backed up by accurate research if necessary) Design, layout and illustration Quality Production/Publishing If you have the scantest interest in South African history this is an absorbing book, the [ ].

Smuts to Mary Murray, wife of Gilbert Murray, on the Treaty of Versailles, 2 Juneas cited in Antony Lentin,Jan Smuts – Man of courage and vision, p. ISBN I view it as a thoroughly bad peace – impolitic and impracticable in the case of Germany, absolutely ludicrous in the case of German Austria.

Greater South Africa: Plans for a Better World / the Speeches of General the Right Honourable J. Smuts by Jan Christiaan () Smuts | 1 Jan Hardcover.

General Jan Christian Smuts () was an heroic icon for many. But over the decades, he was regarded in another light.

For Afrikaners of a previous generation, he was seen as a traitor, but in the modern age, he seems to have become "far-sighted".

This book by Stephen Goodson Brand: CreateSpace Publishing. If you asked people who Jan Smuts was you’d probably get a puzzled look and lots of head-scratching. Well, Jan Christian Smuts was one of South Africa’s greatest statesmen. Smuts was an intellectual, a soldier, one of the founders of the League of Nations, and an enigma, especially when it came to race relations where he had a blind spot.

Jan Christian Smuts words, approx. 4 pages The South African soldier, statesman, and philosopher Jan Christian Smuts () was one of the founders of the Union of South Africa and an architect of the League of Nations and of the United N. Jan Christian Smuts: the conscience of a South African by Ingham, Kenneth.

Publication date Topics Smuts, Jan Christiaan,Statesmen -- South Africa -- Biography, South Africa -- Politics and government -- Publisher Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : Quantum holism, holistic ecology, holistic engineering, holistic biology, linguistic holism, management holism and holistic medicine are some examples of the word holism indicating more complex scientific models.

In order to reach a more explicit definition a critical analysis was made of Jan Christian Smuts’ theory of holism from The Author: Chris Jörgenfelt, Hazel Partington. Smuts, Jan Christian Bornon the farm Bovenplaats, near Riebeek West, Cape Colony; died Sept. 11,at Irene, near Pretoria.

South African statesman. British field marshal (). Idealist philosopher. The son of a wealthy Afrikaner landowner, Smuts graduated from Cambridge University. He was a Boer general during the Boer War ( Smuts' book Holism and Evolution ( is re-evaluated after 90 years of publication.

The core precepts are clarified and scientific correlations drawn to approaches in the new physics together with philosophical correlations to post-modernist. But the Christian names of Smuts derived from his maternal ancestor, Johann Christian Davel, a German from Bautzen who arrived inthrough his grandfather, Jan Christiaan de Vries, who was a witness at his christening and after whom he was s: Catharina Petronella PhilippinaCatharina Petronella Philippina Gehardina de Vries.

Jan Christian Smuts was soldier, statesman and intellectual, one of South Africa's greatest leaders. Yet little is said about him today even as we appear to live in a leadership id of Greatness is a re-examination of the life and Brand: Jonathan Ball Publishers.

This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy.

No dust jacket. Jan Christian Smuts by Smuts, J.C. Home > Anybook Ltd > Jan Christian Smuts Can you guess which first edition cover the image above comes from. Jan Christian (Klein Jannie) gebore ; Louis 'n dogter gebore ; TIME: Milestones, Oct.

25, Died. Major Jacob Daniel ("Japie") Smuts, 42, modest, gold-mining son of Field Marshal Jan Christian Smuts, who once served as his father's aide-de-camp; of meningitis; in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Smuts was instrumental in the creation of the Union of South Africa, subsequently holding key posts in the cabinets of Louis Botha, whom he succeeded as prime minister in Smuts got his first taste of global glory during WW I and, despite misgivings, was a signatory to the Versailles treaty.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. 10 other sections not shown. Other editions - View all. Holism and Evolution Jan Christiaan Smuts Snippet view - Holism and Evolution Jan Christiaan Smuts No preview available - Holism and Evolution.Jan Christian Smuts.

The South African soldier, statesman, and philosopher Jan Christian Smuts () was one of the founders of the Union of South Africa and an architect of the League of Nations and of the United Nations.

Jan Smuts the second son of Jacobus Abraham Smuts, a prosperous farmer and a member of the Cape Legislative Assembly, was born onon a farm in the. This book gives wonderful insights to a little-known, but pivotal personality during the first half of the 20th Century.

Highly recommended if you know of, or have discovered Jan Smuts. Therer are other books on his life, but this one gives the rare look at the bigger than life person from the viewpoint of a son who knew him in the private moments/5(4).