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Crossing the Tugela river , he penetrated a few miles into Natal and skirted the
right bank of the river , meeting no opposition until he reached the stronghold of
the Pepeta clan , which was situated on the summit of the Opisweni mountain .
This was a genial gesture to the Whites , as it made it so much easier for them to
visit the King and eliminated the formidable hazard which the broad and turbulent
Tugela river presented during the rainy season . At the same time it pleased ...
Umzimkulu , River 2 . Umkomazi , River 3 . Port Shepstone , Town 4 . Durban ,
Town S . Pietermaritzburg , Town 6 . Stanger , Town ( Shaka ' s Dukuza Kraal ) 7 .
Greytown , Town 8 . Estcourt , Town 9 . Tugela , River 10 . Ladysmith , Town 11 .
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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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