Magaliesberg Biosphere Reserve – A series of illustrated talks by Vincent Carruthers. The series presents a wealth of information on one of the most interesting regions of South Africa. The Magaliesberg Biosphere Reserve, that includes the Cradle of Humankind, was proclaimed by UNESCO in 2015. Biosphere Reserves strive to combine economic development with ecosystem preservation. Triumph and Tragedy provides a sensitive and detailed explanation of the Anglo-Boer War that was so bitterly fought in this region.