The Library of Congress > LCCN Permalink

View this record in:  MARCXML | LC Authorities & Vocabularies

Zimbabwe--History--Chimurenga War, 1966-1980

LC control 86007010
LC classificationDT2988 DT2994
Geographic headingZimbabwe--History--Chimurenga War, 1966-1980
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities  or the  LC Catalog
Variant(s)Chimurenga War, Zimbabwe, 1966-1980
Rhodesian War, Zimbabwe, 1966-1980
Second Chimurenga War, Zimbabwe, 1966-1980
Zimbabwean Revolution, Zimbabwe, 1966-1980
Found inWork cat.: Moorcraft, P.L. Contact II, 1981 (Rhodesian War)
Martin, D. Struggle for Zimbabwe, the Chimurenga War, 1981: p. v (second War of Resistance or the Second Chimurenga; decisive phase of the Second Chimurenga Dec. 1972-April 1980, when victory won; p. xv, April 28, 1966, commemorated as Chimurenga Day, the start of the armed struggle)
Evans, M. Fighting against Chimurenga, 1981: p. 1 (Rhodesian-Zimbabwean bush war, Chimurenga war; p. 24, Rhodesia bush war ended in Dec. 1979; p. 1, Chimurenga is a Shona word which means War of Liberation)
Mazikana, P.C. Zimbabwe epic, 1984: p. 222 (military effort known as the Second Chimurenga War. The first battles of this war came in 1966)
Africa South of the Sahara, 1985: p. 988 (war of liberation; p. 989, Battle of Sinoia in April 1966 now officially seen as the start of the second Chimurenga)
Fogel, D. Africa in struggle, 1982: p. 341 (Zimbabwean revolution; p. 343, Guerillas attacked a farm in NE, initiating the liberation war, Dec. 1972)