Publisher: Witwatersrand University Press (January 1, 1996)
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nice Zimbabwe is just one of many comparable ruins in present-day Zimbabwe, jap Botswana, the northern Transvaal, Venda and elements of Mozambique (the Zimbabwe tradition area). utilizing either modern and medieval ethnographic information, Huffman explains the layouts of the websites within the Zimbabwe ruins, the structuring of particular devices and the symbolism equipped into person partitions. Stylized snakes and crocodiles, for example, seem all over, a mirrored image in their pervasive symbolic presence inside of Shona society. Huffmann makes use of his archaeological info to teach how convinced tribal customs have replaced.