Published works on the Irish in South Africa

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D.H. Akenson Occasional papers on the Irish in South Africa Grahamstown Institute of Social and Economic Research, Rhodes University 1991 101 p. National Library of Ireland Ir 942 a 15    
Andy Bielenberg The Irish diaspora Harlow, England ; New York Longman 2000 368 p. National Library of Ireland 1A 3396 Odd man out: the South African experience
J.Y.F. Blake A West Pointer with the Boers Boston Irish in the Boer War      
Michael Davitt The Boer Fight for Freedom USA Irish in the Boer War      
G.D. Dickason Irish settlers to the Cape : history of the Clanwilliam 1820 settlers from Cork Harbour Cape Town A. A. Balkema 1973 113 p., National Library of Ireland Ir 968 d 7    
Irish Republican Association of South Africa The Irish in South Africa, 1920-1921 Cape Town Die Nasionale Pers Beperk 1921 183 p. National Library of Ireland Ir 968 i 2    
Neville D. Liggett The Longbottom family : Dublin to South Africa, c. 1781 to 1994 Beacon Bay, South Africa : N.D. Liggett, 1995. 39 p. Library of Congress CS1599 .L65 1995    
D.P. McCracken MacBride's brigade: Irish commandos in the Anglo-Boer War Dublin Four Courts Press 1999 208 p. National Library of Ireland    
J.L. McCracken New Light at the Cape of Good Hope: William Porter, the Father of Cape Liberalism Belfast Ulster Historical Foundation 1993 160 p. National Library of Ireland Ir 92 p 201    
D.P. McCracken The Irish Pro-Boers, 1877-1902 Johannesburg Perskor 1989 Rpr. As Forgotten protest: Ireland and the Anglo-Boer War (Belfast, UHF, 2003) National Library of Ireland Ir 942 m 44    
Stanley Monick Shamrock and springbok: the Irish impact of South African military history, 1689-1914 Johannesburg South African Irish Regimental Association 1989 436 p. National Library of Ireland    
David Murphy The Irish Brigades 1685-2006 Dublin Four Courts Press 2007 304 pp. Account of Irish regiments in foreign armies None specified South African Irish regiments 1885 - 2006 252 258
Indren Naidoo The Irish diaspora and its impact on the Eastern and Western Cape in the colonial era [microform] 1994 6 microfiches. Originally presented as: thesis (M.A.)-- University of Durban-Westville, 1994 National Library of South Africa MF.1163    
  Southern African-Irish Studies Committee for Southern African-Irish Historical Studies   National Library of Ireland 1 F 176 (boxed) Irish Settlement and Identity in South Africa before 1910 1991, Vol. 1
  The Irish Sword: the journal of the Military History Society of Ireland. Dublin The Society 1950 -   National Library of Ireland Ir 355 i 6 The Irish Transvaal Brigades 1974 (Winter)
  Southern African-Irish Studies Committee for Southern African-Irish Historical Studies   National Library of Ireland 1 F 176 (boxed) Southern African-Irish Studies 1991, Vol. 1
  Irish Roots Cork Belgrave Publications 1992 -   National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 i 5 A new Era for the Irish in South Africa nO. 4, 1994, 13
  Southern African-Irish Studies Committee for Southern African-Irish Historical Studies   National Library of Ireland 1 F 176 (boxed) The Irish in Southern Africa, 1795-1910 1991, Vol. 2