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Dingiswayo ordered the Izi-cwe regiment to parade before him in the front line,
with the other two regiments in the rear. He then addressed the Izi-cwe regiment
and thanked it for the day's work: he called for Shaka, Ngoboka and Mgobozi to ...
This advice was unanimously accepted by Dingiswayo and the war council.
Shaka's request to lead the vanguard with his young Izi-cwe regiment as they
were the fleetest, and because he was in charge of the intelligence, was also
As other regiments were brigaded with them the whole brigade was known as the
Belebele, and this was continued when ... Great Affair) The 'Fasimba' (The Haze)
regiment, or 'Shaka's Own", and the second 'Izi-cwe' (The Bushmen) regiment, ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nwdavies - LibraryThing
A fascinating book about a fascinating man and culture. I was left with the feeling that, had Shaka been living in, say, Europe and been white he would have been heaped with long lasting praise as an ... Read full review
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Originally written in 1955, I find this an excellent biography. Shaka began from a very low status position among his people and re-organized them into a very respectable, bronze or early Iron age ... Read full review
ZULULAND AND THE ZULUS IN THE LATE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
BIRTH AND ExILE II
THE YOUNG SOLDIERPAMPATATHE ASSEGAI
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