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This is a list of books about, or by practitioners involved with, the Southern African Built Environment
See also the Bibliography in the Lexicon



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M. E. R. & Rothmann, A
1960
The Drostdy at Swellendam
Swellendam
Drostdy Commission

Mackintosh, Liz
2004
The tale of a school : Uplands Preparatory School 1928-2003
White River
Uplands Preparatory School

Macmillan, Allister
193-?
The golden city
London
W.H. & L. Collingridge

Macmillan, Allister
1933
Environs of the Golden City and Pretoria
Cape Town
Cape Times

MacMillan, Allister & Rosenthal, Eric
1948
Homes of the Golden City
Cape Town
Hortors

Macphail, EM
1986
Story of Westcliff, The : a chronicle of a kind
Johannesburg
Palala Press

Maeder, GA & Zinn, C
1917
Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren
Capetown
Cape Times

Malan, Antonia & Vernacular Architecture Society of South Africa
2005
Studies and debates in vernacular architecture in the Western Cape : Durbanville, 20 November 2004
South Africa
Vernacular Architecture Society of South Africa

Malan, Christoph & McInerney, Patrick
2001
The Making of an African building : The Mpumalanga Provincial Government Complex
Johannesburg
MPTS Architectural Library

Malan, Christoph & McInerney, Patrick
2003
Building an African Icon : The Northern Cape Provincial Government Complex
Johannesburg
MPTS Architectural Library

Malan, Jacques; Van Zyl, Petra & Hölscher, Marianne
1992
Wangemann drawings of two mission journeys to South Africa : Zeichnungen von den beide missionsreisen in Südafrika

Pretoria National Cultural History Museum

Malherbe, JE
1996
History of Franschhoek, The [History Series Nr 1]
Franschhoek
Huegenot Memorial Museum

Marais, Christine
1986
Windhoek : Our Heritage / Ons Erfenis / Unser Erbe
Goodwood
Gamsberg

Marais, JJ
1977
De Aar : Stad in wording 1902-1977
De Aar
De Aar Vyf-en-sewetig-jarige Feeskomitee

Maree, Naomi
n.d.
Wonings word erfstukke
Johannesburg
Daan Retief Uitgewers

Mariette Gouws & M Eleonora Petitpierre
1977
All for God's people : 100 years : Dominican Sisters : King William's Town
King Williams Town
Queenstown Printing

Marincowitz, Helena; Barrella, Lydia & Fransie Pienaar Museum
2000
The old gables of Prince Albert and in the district
Prince Albert
Fransie Pienaar Museum

Marincowitz, Helena
2008
Karoostyle : folk architecture of Prince Albert and environs
Prins Albert
Fransie Pienaar Museum

Marschall, Sabine & Kearney, Brian
2000
Opportunities for relevance: architecture in the new South Africa
Pretoria
UNISA Press

Martienssen, Heather & University of the Witwatersrand
1960
Knowledge and the fine arts : inaugural lecture
Johannesburg
University of the Witwatersrand

Martienssen, Heather & Harmsen, Frieda
1973
Art and articles: in honour of Heather Martienssen
Cape Town
A.A. Balkema

Martienssen, Heather
1976
The shapes of structure
London ; New York
Oxford University Press

Martienssen, Heather & Kossick, SG
1984
Insights : selected essays of Heather Martienssen
Craighall
Donker

Martienssen, Heather; Petherbridge, Deanna & Millinery Works (London)
2004
Cecily Sash
London
Millinery Works

Martienssen, Heather Margaret
1949
An inquiry concerning the architectural theory and practice of Sir William Chambers, R.A.
London
University of London, Thesis (Ph. D.)

Martienssen, Rex Distin
1956
The idea of space in Greek architecture, with special reference to the Doric temple and its setting
Johannesburg
Witwatersrand University Press

Martienssen, Rex Distin
1972
La idea del espacio en la arquitectura griega : con especial referencia al templo dórico y a su emplazamiento
Buenos Aires
Ediciones Nueva Vision

Martin, Desmond
2005
The Bishop's churches
Cape Town
Struik

Martin, Desmond
2007
Walking Long Street
Cape Town
Struik

Martin, Marilyn H
1980
Philip Maurice Dudgeon, architect: his work in Natal during period 1877 1888 seen against his background of Victorian Britain and Natal
Johannesburg
Unpublished MArch. thesis University of the Witwatersrand

Martinson, William
2010
The Bhunga Building Nelson Mandela Museum Mthatha : Proposed Museum Upgrade : Heritage Impact Assessment
East London
Osmond Lange Architects for Impendulo Design Architects

Mason, Revil
1986
Origins of black people of Johannesburg and the southern western central Transvaal AD 350 - 1880
Johannesburg
R.J. Mason

Mason, Revil
1987
Origins of the African People of the Johannesburg Area
Johannesburg
Skotsville Education Division

Mathews, Pieter J
2003
Architexture
Pretoria
Visual Books

Mathews, Pieter J
2007
Detail housed
Pretoria
Visual Books

Mathews, Pieter J (ed)
2011
Contemporary Capital: an architectural journal
Pretoria
Visual Books

Mathews, Pieter J & Taljaard, Carla
2015
Cool Capital Biennale
Pretoria
Visual Books

Maxwell, Donald
1924
Wembley in colour : being both an impression and a memento of the British Empire exhibition of 1924
London
Longmans

McHarg, Ian L
1969
Design with nature
New York
Published for the American Museum of Natural History [by] the Natural History Press

McIntyre, Donald G
1950
The Diocesan College, Rondebosch, South Africa: a century at Bishop's
Cape Town
Juta

McLachlan, Gavin
1993
The Dream Houses of Mill Park
Port Elizabeth
Department of Architecture, University of Port Elizabeth

McLachlan, Gavin
1997
Towards a sustainable conservation plan for Central Port Elizabeth. Volume 1: Survey Methodology
Port Elizabeth
Department of Architecture, University of Port Elizabeth

McLachlan, Gavin
1997
Towards a sustainable conservation plan for Central Port Elizabeth. Volume 2: Conserving Central
Port Elizabeth
Department of Architecture, University of Port Elizabeth

McLachlan, GR; Liversidge, R & Lighton, Norman CK
1963
Roberts birds of South Africa
Cape Town
The Trustees of the South African Bird Book Fund distributed by the Central News Agency

McWilliams, Herbert Hastings
1934
The diabolical
London
Duckworth

Meer, Fatima
1969
Portrait of Indian South Africans
Durban
Avon House

Meiring, Hannes
1977
Boukunsskatte van Suid-Africa
Kaapstad en Pretoria
Human & Rousseau

Meiring, Hannes
1980
Pretoria 125
Cape Town
Human & Rousseau

Meiring, Hannes; Van der Waal, G-M; Grütter, Wilhelm & Jonker, Anna
1986
Early Johannesburg, its buildings and its people
Cape Town
Human & Rousseau

Meiring, Hannes
2004
my country in line and colour : an unconventional look at South African architecture
Vlaberg
Fernwood Press

Menache, Philippe & David, Darryl Earl
2010
101 Country Churches of South Africa
South Africa
Booktown Richmond Press

Menache, Philippe & David, Darryl Earl
2012
A Platteland Pilgrimage : 102 country churches of South Africa
South Africa
Booktown Richmond Press

Menache, Philippe & David, Darryl Earl
2015
Church tourism in South Africa : a travel odyssey
South Africa
Self-published by Philippe Menache and Darryl Earl David

Mendelsohn, Richard
1991
Sammy Marks : the uncrowned king of the Transvaal
Cape Town
David Philip, Ohio University Press in association with Jewish Publications-South Africa

Merkel, H (ed)
1952
Builders' & Engineers' Year Book
Johannesburg
Merkels Publications

Mertens, Alice
1979
Stellenbosch
Cape Town
Human & Rousseau

Methven, Cathcart W
1886
Sketches of Greenock and its harbours in 1886
Greenock
James McKelvie & Sons

Methven, Cathcart W & Cape of Good Hope. Ministerial Department of Public Works
1901
Report on the existing and proposed harbour improvements, Port Alfred
Cape Town
W.A. Richards & Sons

Methven, Cathcart W & Cape of Good Hope (South Africa)
1902
Mossel Bay Harbour works
Cape Town
Cape Times Ltd.

Methven, Cathcart W & Cape of Good Hope (South Africa). Department of Public Works
1902
St. John's harbour survey
Cape Town
Cape Times Ltd.

Methven, Cathcart W
1902
Table Bay, proposed reclamation of foreshore at
Cape Town
Cape Times

Methven, Cathcart William
1891
Sketches of Durban and its harbour in 1891
Durban
P. Davis

Methven, Cathcart William & Grahamstown and Port Alfred Chamber of Commerce
1901
Report on Port Alfred Harbour
Grahamstown
J. Slater

Methven, Cathcart William & Cape of Good Hope (South Africa)
1902
Kalk Bay : proposed fishery harbour
Cape Town
Cape Times

Methven, Cathcart William; Tudsbery, JHT & Institution of Civil Engineers (Great Britain)
1906
The harbours of South Africa : with special reference to the causes and treatments of sand-bars
London
Published by the Institution

Methven, Cathcart William; Crofts, Charles James & Tudsbery, JHT
1914
Durban harbour, South Africa
London
The Institution

Methven, Cathcart William
1925
Durban's harbour : the Wilson-Nicholson report : comments and criticisms
Pietermaritzburg
Natal Witness

Methven, Cathcart William (Editor)
1924
A Century of progress in Natal, 1824-1924 : being the centenary number of the Natal Witness
Maritzburg
Natal Witness

Middelberg, Gerrit Adriaan Arnold and Spies, FJ du T
1953
Briewe uit Transvaal van G. A. A. Middelberg
Petoria
Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns

Middleton, GAT (ed)
1907
Modern Buildings, their planning, construction and equipment. vols 1-7. 1907-10
London
Caxton

Mikula, P; Kearney, B & Harber, R
1982
Traditional Hindu Temples in South Africa
Durban
Hindu Temple Publications

Miller, Sidney & Oakley, Lynn
2000
Images from the past : architectural survey of Eshowe
South Africa
s.n.

Mills, Gwen
1982
Westbrooke 1982
Cape Town
South African Cultural History Museum

MINNAAR, Enla
2000
Grondleggende Argitekte van die Departement Openbare Werke in Transvaal tot 1910, hul werk en invloed
Pretoria
University of Pretoria, unpublished PhD(Arch)

Miszewski, Maciek
1977
The quality of life : as illustrated by architecture in Southern Africa
Cape Town
Murray & Stewart Group

Molhuysen, PC & Blok, PJ
1911-1937
Nieuw Nederlandsch Biografisch Woordenboek (Deel 3)
Leiden
AW Sijthoff

Morgan, Ann Lee & Naylor, Colin (Editors)
1987 [1980]
Contemporary Architects
Chicago and London
St. James Press

Morrison, Ian
1987
Durban : a pictorial history. A photographic record of the changing face of the City of Durban, with emphasis on its buildings
Cape Town
Struik

Mostert, Dirk (Opsteller)
1938
Gedenkboek : van die ossewaens op die pad van Suid-Afrika
Kaapstad
Afrikaanse Taal- en Kultuurvereniging

Municipality of Pretoria
1905
Minute of His Worship the Mayor for the Mayoral Year Ending Oct. 25, 1905
Pretoria
Wallachs

Murray, Marischal
1964
Under Lion's Head : Earlier days at Green Point and Sea Point
Cape Town
AA Balkema

Muwanga, Christina
1998
South Africa : a guide to recent architecture
London : Köln
Ellipsis : Könemann

Mäki, H
2013
Municipal Engineers in South Africa before 1910
Tampere, Finland
Tampere University Press