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Author Kunene, Mazisi.

Title Emperor Shaka the Great : a Zulu Epic (New Edition)
Published Scottsville, Kwazulu-Natal : University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (490 pages)
Contents Intro; Contents; Foreword to new edition; Preface to original edition; Introduction; Notes; Some important names of the Shakan era; Some of the great Zulu heroes, heroines and commanders of the Shakan era; Shakaâ#x80;#x99;s regiments; Genealogy of Zulu kings; EMPEROR SHAKA THE GREAT; Book One: The prophecy; Book Two: The unwanted heir; Book Three: The worst time of exile; Book Four: Mthethwa Kingdom and the rise of Shaka; Book Five: A revolutionary reveals his strategy; Book Six: The end of an era â#x80;#x93; Dingiswayo dies; Book Seven: A military and political genius organizes
Book Eight: The masterful genius of ShakaBook Ten: The white strangers; Book Eleven: The two great rulers of the grandeur of Zululand; Book Twelve: The long shadows of death; Book Thirteen: The court intrigues; Book Fourteen: Laughter like perfumed winds brings grief; Book Fifteen: The campaign of cleansing; Book Sixteen: The plotters assemble; Book Seventeen: The mountain has fallen; Dirge of the Palm Race; Index of names
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Subject Shaka, King of the Zulu, 1787?-1828 -- Poetry.
Epic poetry, Zulu -- Translations into English
Kings and rulers -- Poetry.
Zulu (African people) -- Poetry.
Genre/Form Poetry.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1869143167 (electronic bk.)
9781869143169 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles UNodumehlezi KaMenzi. English