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Forgotten cities# 9: combating racism and breaks- the plundering of Great Zimbabwe

In the 19 th century, European visitors to this abandoned medieval municipality refused to believe that indigenous Africans could have constructed such an extensive network of headstones. Such ignorance was ruinous for the remains of Great Zimbabwe In the early 16 th century, rumours of a mysterious fortress with stupendous walls, abandoned in the African … Read More