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According to Njengabantu Emabomvini, the girl, in the course of conversation,
told the Kinganallegoricalstory. 'Behold the fig tree, my Lord. It grows speedily,
and with its young, massive body and mighty branches it gives shade and
security to ...
At the new Bulawayo Shaka's court was held under a huge, spreading fig tree
situated in the five-acre yard in front of his Great Council hut. Immediately below
this yard was the great inner enclosure, or cattle-kraal, of the new capital, which ...
Shaka and an eclipse of the sun the Umdubu' trees in the Ngoye and Nkandla
forcsts had flowered, which they do suddenly and in great beauty. Planting could
then begin. Of course the elders of the tribes kept some account of time and ...
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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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