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Chaka | General Fiction

Thomas Mofolo


A South African classic. Mofolo’s Chaka is the first of many works of literature featuring Shaka Zulu as its subject. Chaka was written in Sesotho in 1909 and has formed the foundation of every subsequent telling of the Shaka legend. A study of origins, ambition and the moral destruction of the human character.

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Chaka | General Fiction

Author: Thomas Mofolo
Category: General Fiction
ISBN: 9780795707148
Date Released: 15 October 2015
Price (incl. VAT): R 265.00
Format: Soft cover,276pp

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Thomas Mofolo

Thomas Mofolo was born in Lesotho in 1876. He was the greatest of the authors who flourished in the early part of the 20th century, writing in Sesotho for the...