washing of the spears

a history of the rise of the Zulu nation under Shaka and its fall in the Zulu War of 1879
  • 655 Pages
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  • English
by
Pimlico , London
StatementDonald R. Morris ; with an introduction by Mangosuthu Buthelezi.
The Physical Object
Pagination655p. [16]p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22472502M
ISBN 100712661050

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