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Geography of South Africa
Geography of South Africa: Read this article to learn about South Africa - the southernmost nation on the African continent. Learn about South Africa's history, government, economy, geography, climate and biodiversity. Learn important information about South Africa from Geography at About.com

The Afrikaners are a South African ethnic group who are descended from 17th century Dutch, German, and French settlers to South Africa.

Map of South Africa
A nice clear map of South Africa from the CIA World FactBook.

Geography and Map of South Africa
A political map, comprehensive data, and flag from the CIA World FactBook.

Blank Outline Map of South Africa
A free blank outline map of South Africa to print out for educational, school, or classroom use.

Merriam-Webster Map of South Africa
A clear and detailed South Africa map along with basic geographic facts from Merriam-Webster. The map includes many cities and major physical features.

South Africa Maps
A nice collection of large detailed maps of South Africa from the PCL Map Collection.

South Africa: History, Geography, Government, and Culture
Great data and historical information from Infoplease.com.

South Africa – A Country Study
Comprehensive book-length information from the Library of Congress. Published in 1997.

Background Note – South Africa
A great profile, including political history, from the U.S. State Department.

South Africa Government Online
Fantastic resources from the South African government.

Flags of the World - South Africa
The flag of South Africa and everything you ever wanted to know about the flag.

Geography of World Cup Host Cities - 9 World Cup Host Cities for 2010

The 2010 FIFA World Cup began play on June 11, 2010 in South Africa. At its start, 32 national teams from around the world traveled to South Africa to partake in the tournament being held in nine different cities in that country.

According to the official FIFA website, the goal for the 2010 tournament is to "achieve positive social change through football by building twenty Football for Hope Centres for public health, education and football across Africa."

The following is a list of the nine South African cities hosting the games and a little bit of information about each of them obtained from the FIFA website.

Geography of Cape Town, South Africa
Geography of Cape Town, South Africa: Read this article to learn ten facts about the South African city of Cape Town. Learn about Cape Town's history, demographics, geography and biodiversity from Geography at About.com.

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