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Historical dictionary of Zimbabwe

by R. Kent Rasmussen

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zimbabwe
    • Subjects:
    • Zimbabwe -- History -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby R. Kent Rasmussen and Steven C. Rubert.
      GenreDictionaries.
      SeriesAfrican historical dictionaries ;, no. 46
      ContributionsRubert, Steven C., 1947-, Rasmussen, R. Kent.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT2925 .R37 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxviii, 502 p. :
      Number of Pages502
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1884451M
      ISBN 100810823373
      LC Control Number90045366

      Only Eleven Books of this dictionary have been published so far. The project will run into several more volumes till it is completed. It is the most comprehensive project ever und. Zimbabwe, officially Republic of Zimbabwe, formerly (–64) Southern Rhodesia, (–79) Rhodesia, or (–80) Zimbabwe Rhodesia, landlocked country of southern Africa. It shares a mile (kilometre) border on the south with the Republic of South Africa and is bounded on the southwest and west by Botswana, on the north by Zambia, and on the northeast and east by Mozambique.

      Mpilo Central Hospital, more commonly known as Mpilo Hospital, is the largest hospital in Bulawayo, and second largest in Zimbabwe after Parirenyatwa Hospital in Harare. Mpilo is a public hospital, and referral centre for the Matabeleland North, Matabeleland South and Midlands provinces of Zimbabwe.. The hospital's name, 'Mpilo' means 'life' in the native Ndebele language. Historical Dictionary of Zimbabwe by Steven C. Rubert, R. Kent Rasmussen (Hardcover) The Last Defenders of the Laager: Ian D. Smith and F.W. De Klerk by Dickson A. Mungazi, Donald G. Baker (Hardcover -- May) The Last British Liberals in Africa: Michael Blundell and Garfield Todd by Dickson A. Mungaz (Hardcover -- May).

        Sources Consulted Include: Africa Year Book and Who’s Who (London: Africa Journal, ).. Africa Today, first edition, (Denver, CO: Africa Today Associates, ).. Africa Who’s Who, first edition, Africa Who’s Who, second edition, (published by Africa Books Ltd., U.K).. Ralph Ewechue (ed.), Makers of Modern Africa, 2nd edition (London: Africa Books, ). This book examines Zimbabwe's precolonial, colonial and post-colonial social, economic and political history and relates historical factors and trends to more recent developments in the country. Zimbabwe is a country with a rich history, dating from the early San hunter-gatherer societies. The arrival of British imperial rule in impacted Reviews: 1.


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