Prisoners of Rhodesia

Inmates and Detainees in the Struggle for Zimbabwean Liberation, 1960–1980

  • Authors
  • Munyaradzi B. Munochiveyi

Part of the African Histories and Modernities book series (AHAM)

About this book


During the Zimbabwean struggle for independence, the settler regime imprisoned numerous activists and others it suspected of being aligned with the guerrillas. This book is the first to look closely at the histories and lived experiences of these political detainees and prisoners, showing how they challenged and negotiated their incarceration.


Africa African experience growth independence settler torture violence

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-50319-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-48273-0
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