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Shaka entertains the English Fynn goes on to say that Shaka , at that time , was
still in the prime of manhood , some thirty - eight years of age , over six feet in
height , of sleek but stalwart frame , and still unmarried . He wore neither head -
The Rise of the Zulu Empire E. A. Ritter. for others . Further observation , however
, convinced us that this was indeed the case . ' When Lieutenant Farewell and H .
F . Fynn called soon after his grandmother ' s death to offer their condolences ...
Shaka at Fynn ' s kraal Natal to obtain a frying - pan for himself , similar to the one
used by Fynn , whom he encouraged to demonstrate all his culinary arts . Fynn
proved to be an excellent host and the Zulu Dictator greatly enjoyed the novelty ...
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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 I
BIRTH AND EXILE
THE YOUNG SOLDIERPAMPATATHE ASSEGAI
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