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When a state turns on its citizens

L. M. Sachikonye

When a state turns on its citizens

60 years of institutionalised violence in Zimbabwe

by L. M. Sachikonye

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Published by Jacana Media in Sunnyside, Aukland Park [South Africa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Political violence,
  • Political persecution

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 111-118).

    StatementLloyd Sachikonye
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN802.Z9 V585 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 121 p. :
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25048164M
    ISBN 109781431401130
    LC Control Number2011343572

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