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A History of Mozambique - Professor Malyn Newitt

Hardcover Published: 22nd March 1995
ISBN: 9780253340061
Number Of Pages: 704

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This book summarizes five hundred years of the history of the societies that exist within the area that became Mozambique in 1891. It also takes the story up to the present, including the War of Liberation and Mozambique after independence. It is work of major scholarship that will appeal to experts and students alike.

Preface and Acknowledgements
The Mozambique Channel Region in the Sixteenth Centuryp. 1
The Interior South of the Zambesi in the Sixteenth Centuryp. 31
Mozambique North of the Zambesi to the Middle of the Seventeenth Centuryp. 61
The Portuguese Conquest and the Loss of the High Veldtp. 79
Government of Mozambiquep. 105
Afro-Portuguese Society and Town Lifep. 127
Southern Mozambiquep. 147
International Relations and Coastal Commerce, 1600-1800p. 167
The Gold Fairsp. 193
The Prazosp. 217
The Time of Troubles: Drought, the Slave Trade and the Nguni Invasionsp. 243
Expansion in the Nineteenth Centuryp. 267
Zambesia and the Zambesi Warsp. 298
Mozambique and the Scramble for Africa, 1879-1891p. 317
Mozambique: the Making of the Colonial Statep. 356
Mozambique under the Monarchy and the Republicp. 386
Mozambique and the New Statep. 445
Labour Migration to South Africa and Southern Rhodesiap. 482
The War of Liberationp. 517
After Independencep. 541
Referencesp. 578
Bibliographyp. 615
Indexp. 639
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ISBN: 9780253340061
ISBN-10: 0253340063
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 704
Published: 22nd March 1995
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24  x 3.81
Weight (kg): 1.03

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