Umbuso weSwatini—Kingdom of Swaziland
  • Brian Hunter
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Key Historical Events. Swaziland became independent on 6 Sept. 1968 (For pre-independence history see The Statesman’s Year-Book, 1994–95, p. 1239).


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Further Reading

  1. Booth, A., Swaziland: Tradition and Change in a Southern African Kingdom. Aldershot and Boulder (CO), 1984Google Scholar
  2. Funnell, D. C., Under the Shadow of Apartheid: Agrarian Transformation in Swaziland. Avebury, 1991Google Scholar
  3. Grotpeter, J. J., Historical Dictionary of Swaziland. Metuchen, 1975Google Scholar
  4. Matsebula, J. S. M., A History of Swaziland. 3rd ed. London, 1992Google Scholar
  5. Nyeko, B., Swaziland. [Bibliography] 2nd ed. Oxford and Santa Barbara (CA), 1994Google Scholar
  6. National statistical office: Central Statistical Office, POB 456, Mbabane.Google Scholar

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  • Brian Hunter

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