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Mgobozi's new model army was some eight years Shaka's junior, and therefore
approximately twenty-three years of age, he was immediately given a
responsible post in the Zulu army. Mzilikazi brought with him only a limited
number of his ...
Already he could see the swaying tumult of the attacking Zulu army drawing near.
With a yell the Ndwandwes flung themselves at him, but the old lion met them like
a pack of African wolves (wild dogs). Again and again he killed them right and ...
Shaka proposes reforms to the British Army artistic achievements of the Zulu
army (facing p. 97). King Shaka wanted his 'brother', King George IV, to know
how the Zulus dressed, and a few other things about them. He therefore selected
six of ...
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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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