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Malcolm Alexander's Ulendo - Claude’s African
Journey into War and Passion


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Claude’s African Journey into War and Passion.

Black and White Bioscope

Making Movies in Africa 1899 to 1925 (2018)

Luka Jantjie

Resistance hero of the South African frontier

Ruth SuttonFallout

“Charlotte Rolfe and John Aldridge have contributed their friendship as well as their professional skills as editor, photographer and book designer as Fallout has taken shape.”

Dr Neil ParsonsBlack and White Bioscope

“My sincerest gratitude goes to John Aldridge and Charlotte Rolfe of Aldridge Press, who spent so many months brilliantly designing, editing the text and inputting over five hundred illustrations.”

Edward SteindlerErnst Steindler, 1924-2012: No Ordinary Life

“I must acknowledge the huge efforts of Charlotte Rolfe and John Aldridge of Aldridge Press, who have developed the text and produced this book…”

Malcolm AlexanderAuthor of Ulendo

“I had been lucky to have met John Aldridge some ten years ago, whilst watching a Test Match at Galle in Sri Lanka. Apart from our shared love of cricket, John has a passion for Africa … has given me tremendous support and encouragement in bringing this book to fruition.”

Kevin ShillingtonLuka Jantjie

“I have indeed been fortunate in having John Aldridge and Charlotte Rolfe of Aldridge Press as my publisher and editor respectively. As publishers they have far exceeded my hopes and expectations.”