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Mambo Press, Zimbabwe

Books published by Mambo Press

African Christianity in Botswana African Christianity in Botswana

The Case of African Independent Churches

James N. Amanze

ISBN 9780869227138 | 284 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 1998 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Case Closed Case Closed

A Detective Story Set in Zimbabwe

Pauline Henson

ISBN 9780869227732 | 156 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 2004 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Duramazwi: A Shona - English Dictionary Duramazwi: A Shona - English Dictionary

D. Dale

ISBN 9781904855361 | 264 pages | 229 x 152 mm | B/W Illustrations | 2000 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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English - Shona. A Basic Dictionary English - Shona. A Basic Dictionary

D. Dale

ISBN 9780869220146 | 228 pages | 203 x 127 mm | 1975 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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History of Christianity in Africa in the Context of African History of Christianity in Africa in the Context of African

An Assessment

Frans J. Verstraelen

ISBN 9780869227695 | 60 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 2002 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Karanga Mythology Karanga Mythology

An Analysis of the Consciousness of the Karanga in Zimbabwe

Herbert Aschwanden

ISBN 9780869224502 | 288 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 1989 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Ndebele Proverbs and Other Sayings Ndebele Proverbs and Other Sayings

J.N. Peling

ISBN 9780869220887 | 136 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 1977 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Orality and Cultural Indentities in Zimbabwe Orality and Cultural Indentities in Zimbabwe

Edited by Maurice Taonezvi Vambe

ISBN 9780869227640 | 140 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 2001 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Pieces of Time Pieces of Time

An Anthology of Articles on Zimbabwean Stone Sculpture

Celia Winter-Irving

ISBN 9780869227817 | 228 pages | 280 x 210 mm | B/W Illustrations | 2004 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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The Political Economy of Land in Zimbabwe The Political Economy of Land in Zimbabwe

Henry V. Moyana

ISBN 9780869227671 | 228 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 1998 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Shona Companion Shona Companion

D. Dale

ISBN 9780869220016 | 348 pages | 203 x 127 mm | Maps | 1972 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Shona Mini Companion Shona Mini Companion

A Guide for Beginners

D. Dale

ISBN 9780869221563 | 148 pages | 216 x 140 mm | B/W Illustrations | 1981 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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The Shona Peoples The Shona Peoples

An Ethnology of the Contemporary Shona, with Special Reference to their Religion

Michael Bourdillon

ISBN 9780869221884 | 400 pages | 216 x 140 mm | B/W Illustrations and Maps | 1976 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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A Social History of the Shona Novel A Social History of the Shona Novel

Emmanuel M. Chiwome

ISBN 9780869227657 | 272 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 2002 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Some Kinds of Wounds Some Kinds of Wounds

Charles Mungoshi

ISBN 9780869221570 | 180 pages | 203 x 127 mm | 1980 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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The Zapu and Zanu Guerrilla Warefare and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Zimbabwe The Zapu and Zanu Guerrilla Warefare and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Zimbabwe

Ngwabi Bhebe

ISBN 9780869227398 | 392 pages | 216 x 140 mm | B/W Illustrations and Maps | 1999 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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Zimbabwean Realities and Christian Responses Zimbabwean Realities and Christian Responses

Frans J. Verstraelen

ISBN 9780869227299 | 164 pages | 216 x 140 mm | 1998 | Mambo Press, Zimbabwe | Paperback

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