Visser, Wessel Books

Dr. Wessel Visser is an Associate Professor in History at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. He obtained his Ph.D. in 2001, focused on the history of the South African Labour, Socialist and Trade Union press in the early twentieth century.

History of the South African Mine Workers’ Union, 1902-2014
2016 1-4955-0460-3
“This excellent and uniquely fascinating book by Wessel Visser fills an important gap in the historiography on South African labour history, viz the need for a comprehensive study on the history of the Mine Workers Union and its role and impact on the South African society…”
-Professor Anton Senekal,
Department of Sociology,
University of Johannesburg