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Myth of Iron

Shaka in History

by Dan Wylie

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by University of Kwazulu Natal Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Biography: general,
  • Social History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Republic of South Africa,
  • Africa - General,
  • General,
  • Africa - South - General,
  • Biography,
  • Kings and rulers,
  • Zulu (African people)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8648993M
    ISBN 101869140478
    ISBN 109781869140472

    Firstly it is an overview of Dan Wylie book, Myth of Iron: Shaka in History. This book, which is a very important voice in the discussion of the beginnings of the Zulu State, is a pretext to look at contemporary so-called revisionist historiography. Spinach has been grown in Asia for so many centuries that its origins predate existing records. Even if scholars and spinach experts aren't able to pinpoint the exact birthplace of this vegetable, one thing is certain: If there were an award for lifetime achievement, spinach would definitely be in the running.

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Myth of Iron: Shaka in History is the first book-length scholarly study of Shaka to be published. It lays out, as far as possible, all the available evidence―mainly hitherto underutilized Zulu oral testimonies, supported by other documentary sources―and decides, item by item, legend by legend, what exactly is known about Shaka’s by: Myth of Iron: Shaka in History is the first book-length scholarly study of Shaka to be published.

It lays out, as far as possible, all the available evidence—mainly hitherto underutilized Zulu oral testimonies, supported by other documentary sources—and decides, item by item, legend by legend, what exactly we can know about Shaka’s reign.

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Myth of Iron: Shaka in history is the first book-length scholarly study of Shaka to be published. It lays out, as far as possible, all the available evidence - mainly hitherto underutilised Zulu oral testimonies, supported by other documentary sources - and decides, item by item, legend by legend, what exactly we can know about Shaka's reign.

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