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urban roots of democracy and political violence in Zimbabwe

Timothy Scarnecchia

urban roots of democracy and political violence in Zimbabwe

Harare and Highfield, 1940-1964

by Timothy Scarnecchia

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Published by University of Rochester Press in Rochester, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mzingeli, Charles,
  • Democracy -- Zimbabwe -- History,
  • Political violence -- Zimbabwe -- History,
  • Political culture -- Zimbabwe -- History,
  • Zimbabwe -- Politics and government -- 1890-1965,
  • Harare (Zimbabwe) -- Politics and government,
  • Highfield (Zimbabwe) -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTimothy Scarnecchia.
    SeriesRochester studies in African history and the diaspora -- v. 35
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT2972 .S28 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18534041M
    ISBN 109781580462815
    LC Control Number2008010459


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