Gold & Empire The Bank of England and South Africa's Gold Producers 1886 - 1926 by Russell Ally
Wits University Press, 1994
Soft Cover, 240 pages
The Witwatersrand gold discoveries of 1886 dramatically altered the course of South African history. Drawing upon Bank of England archives, this book examines the relationship that developed between the Bank of England, leader of the international gold standard, and South Africa's gold producers.