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By Alois S. Mlambo

ISBN-10: 1107021707

ISBN-13: 9781107021709

ISBN-10: 110768479X

ISBN-13: 9781107684799

the 1st single-volume historical past of Zimbabwe with specified assurance from pre-colonial instances to the current, this publication examines Zimbabwe's pre-colonial, colonial and postcolonial social, fiscal and political historical past and relates ancient components and tendencies to fresh advancements within the kingdom. Zimbabwe is a rustic with a wealthy background, relationship from the early San hunter-gatherer societies. the coming of British imperial rule in 1890 impacted the rustic significantly, because the ecu rulers exploited Zimbabwe's assets, giving upward push to a circulation of African nationalism and calls for for independence. This culminated within the armed clash of the Sixties and Seventies and independence in 1980. The Nineteen Nineties have been marked via fiscal decline and the increase of competition politics. In 1999, Mugabe launched into a violent land reform application that plunged the nation's financial system right into a downward spiral, with political violence and human rights violations making Zimbabwe a world pariah country. This e-book can be priceless to these learning Zimbabwean heritage and people surprising with the country's past.

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