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The dead will arise : Nongqawuse and the great Xhosa Cattle-Killing Movement of 1856-7

Author: Jeffrey Brian Peires
Publisher: Johannesburg Ravan Press 2000
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This prize-winning text considers pre-Apartheid tensions in South Africa, at the time of the Xhosa cattle-killing movement in the 1850s.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Brian Peires
ISBN: 0253205247 9780253205247 0253343380 9780253343383 0852550480 9780852550489 0852550499 9780852550496 0869753819 9780869753811
OCLC Number: 254745540
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 339 - 344
Description: XV, 348 Seiten Illustrationen 23 cm
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Responsibility: J.B. Peires

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'In 1856 the Xhosa tribe of South Africa slaughtered all their cattle, cut down their crops and sat back to wait for their ancestors to rise from the dead. By the end of the following year they Read more...

 
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