By Alois S. Mlambo

ISBN-10: 1107021707

ISBN-13: 9781107021709

ISBN-10: 110768479X

ISBN-13: 9781107684799

the 1st single-volume background of Zimbabwe with exact insurance from pre-colonial instances to the current, this ebook examines Zimbabwe's pre-colonial, colonial and postcolonial social, monetary and political heritage and relates historic elements and traits to fresh advancements within the kingdom. Zimbabwe is a rustic with a wealthy background, courting from the early San hunter-gatherer societies. the arriving of British imperial rule in 1890 impacted the rustic significantly, because the eu rulers exploited Zimbabwe's assets, giving upward push to a flow of African nationalism and calls for for independence. This culminated within the armed clash of the Sixties and Nineteen Seventies and independence in 1980. The Nineties have been marked by way of fiscal decline and the increase of competition politics. In 1999, Mugabe launched into a violent land reform software that plunged the nation's economic climate right into a downward spiral, with political violence and human rights violations making Zimbabwe a global pariah country. This ebook can be precious to these learning Zimbabwean heritage and people unusual with the country's past.

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