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Guns and Rain: Guerrillas & Spirit Mediums in Zimbabwe

By: LAN, David

Price: $9.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of California Press: 1987

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 050476

ISBN: 0520055896

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Almost every anti-colonial struggle this century has been led by an army of guerrillas. No such struggle has succeeded without a very high degree of cooperation between guerrillas and the local peasantry. But what does "cooperation" between peasants and guerrillas really consist of? What effect does it have on the way they view the world for which they fight? In the struggle for Zimbabwe (1966-80), hundreds of thousands of peasants provided the guerrillas with practical help and support. But they went a good deal further. Throughout the country scores of spirit mediums, the religious l... View more info