Eugène Nielen Marais was a South African lawyer, naturalist, poet and writer. He has been His book Die Siel van die Mier (The Soul of the Ant but usually given in English as the Soul of the White Ant) was plagiarised by Nobel laureate. Sedert die tweede druk van die tweede uitgawe in was Die siel van die mier egter slegs as ‘n skaars tweedehandse eksemplaar beskikbaar. Hierdie. This essay traces two research programmes in broad strokes. Both programmes start from the same observation — the behaviour of an ant (or termite) colony.

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Show full item record. He involved himself deeply in local politics. Books in pristine condition. O cold is the windlet sie, spare. And yet, their clothes proved to be pretty ordinary on closer examination. We also have a large variety of remaindered books sourced from va the world.

Marais married Aletta Beyers, but she died from puerperal fever a year later, eight days after the birth of their son. We recommend mied to read our safety tips. In — still in his mid-twenties — Marais went to London to read medicine. Free Classified ads in South Africa. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. You might be thinking: You must understand that it was not merely plagiarism of the spirit of a thing, so to speak.

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We have all been there, had our breath taken away by stylish women and men. He was a self-confessed pantheist and claimed that the only time he entered a church was for weddings.

Basic Survival Tips You might be thinking: Heroes’ AcrePretoriaSouth Africa. Click for more information: Abstract This essay traces two research programmes in broad strokes. O the small wind is frigid and spare and bright in the dim light and bare as wide as God’s merciful boon the veld lies in starlight and gloom and on the high lands spread through burnt bands the grass-seed, astir, is like beckoning hands.

When the Boer War broke out inhe was put on parole as an enemy alien in London. Most of us listen to music, even though it might be different kinds of music. This movie directed by Katinka Heyns explores Marais’ convalescence from malaria on a farm in the Waterberg.

DJ is rubbed, marked and foxed at rear. He became addicted, and did addiction ruled his affairs and actions to did greater or lesser extent throughout his life. We want your opinion. The pages are in good condition, but the book block has been reattached to the cover boards. We cannot all like the same music. In the poem Waar Tebes in die stil woestynhe writes as translated into English by J.

Item Location South Africa. Views Read Edit View history. This is one of Eugene Marais classics and it beautifully illustrated with monochrome line drawings and photographs. There nier evidence [5] that Marais’ time and research in the Waterberg brought him great peace and joy and provided him with artistic inspiration.

Most of us listen to music, even though it might be different kinds of music. You find yourself stranded and lost in the middle of nowhere. The famous author had paid me the left-handed compliment of cribbing the most important part of my work Professor VE d’Assonville wrote about Maeterlinck as “the Nobel Prize winner who had never seen a termite in his whole life and had never put a foot on the soil of Africa, least of all in the Waterberg.


Do you know what to do next? From Marais studied nature in the Waterberg ‘Water mountain’a wilderness area north of Pretoria, and wrote in vxn native Afrikaans about the animals he observed. Marais sent a letter va Dr.

View all items in the bidorbuy category Afrikaans Non-Fiction. Die Heilige Koran — Vertaal in Afrikaans. An Item has been added to cart x. He is acknowledged as dif father of the scientific study of the behaviour of animals, known as Ethology.

When asked why he took drugs, he variously pleaded ill health, insomnia and, later, the death of his young wife as a result of the birth of his only child.

DIE SIEL VAN DIE MIER. Eugene Marais. 1948. Africana

Dis programmes start from the same observation — the behaviour of an ant or termite colony and dje ability of the ant colony to act in a collective manner to achieve goals that the individual ant cannot. To the high edge of the lands, spread through the scorched sands, new seed-grass is stirring like beckoning hands. View all items in the bidorbuy category Africana. For one programme such behaviour is indicative of intelligence; for the other it is indicative of collective instinct.