Van der Post(redirected from Van der Post, Sir Laurens (Jan))
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Van der Post(ˈvæn də ˌpəʊst)
(Biography) Sir Laurens (Jan). 1906–96, South African writer and traveller. His works include the travel books Venture to the Interior (1952), The Lost World of the Kalahari (1958), and Testament to the Bushmen (1984) and the novels The Hunter and the Whale (1967) and The Admiral's Baby (1996)