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Now this is an interesting one!( If you can hear a sigh in the background please don’t be perturbed, it is just one of relief from my family, in response to the fact that I have actually chosen one of the books from my sales listings to Blog about!)
The book in question is over 100 years old, published by Longman’s and Green 1911 a revised and extended edition of an earlier work, written by J.Y. Gibson who was for some years a magistrate in Zululand. That’s here in South Africa, in case any of you are wondering. He writes in detail of the history of the Zulu tribe under their various kings including the well known Tshaka and includes an interesting table of Zulu genealogy. A review of the book, in a journal of the same era says that it tells in excellent literary form the repeated struggles and…

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