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Rope of sand

John Laband

Rope of sand

the rise and fall of the Zulu Kingdom in the nineteenth century

by John Laband

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Published by Jonathan Ball in Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zululand (South Africa)
    • Subjects:
    • Zulu (African people) -- History.,
    • Zululand (South Africa) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 491-504) and index.

      StatementJohn Laband.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT2400.Z85 L33 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 517 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages517
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL576920M
      ISBN 10186842023X
      LC Control Number96164654
      OCLC/WorldCa34739496

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