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This would also insure that Shaka did not expose his person nearly as much in
hand - to - hand fighting , as he was too good a man to lose , for without question
he was marked out for generalship . Shaka was elated at Dingiswayo ' s words ...
Then with upraised right hand and in perfect unison , sharp and precise as an
explosion , the Royal salute split the morning air . Just that one ' Bayete ! '
followed by complete immobility till Shaka was seated . Then the assembled
In his right hand he held the redshafted spear , and in his left the Royal stick .
Then he spurted at the sun . He commanded it to return . His spear lunged in the
direction of the sun and he kept it pointing there as immobile as a statue . The
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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 I
BIRTH AND EXILE
THE YOUNG SOLDIERPAMPATATHE ASSEGAI
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