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More Books you need to read about South Africa before you travel

South African landscape.  Image credit: TpsDave. Because there are thousands of information to read about travel to South Africa  it can sometimes be hard to decide which ones to use. It is important to go prepared to South Africa as it has such a rich history, culture and diverse population.  Many visitors download information from the Internet but I would suggest to buy some books which you can  keep to remind you of your visit.  Before you travel to South Africa it is important to at least obtain some background on its history, culture, politics, most important attractions and wines.  My suggestion of five books can all be bought on Amazon and are thus easily accessible.  South African history and culture For all the essential background information on South African history and culture, I recommend: The South Africa Reader: History, Culture, Politics (The World Readers) [Kindle Edition]  Clifton Crais (Editor), Thomas V. McClendon (Editor) The South Afri