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Clarence-Smith, William (2018) 'Equids in Mozambican history: the role of zebras, donkeys, horses, and their hybrids.' Africana Studia, 27. pp. 111-125.

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Abstract

The history of animals in Mozambique is in its infancy, and cattle have been more studied than equids. And yet, zebras were hunted from early times. Domesticated equids arrived at first by sea, and then by land. Although vulnerable to disease, they played a part in Mozambique’s military and civilian history in colonial times. Today, zebras and horses attract tourists, while donkeys serve mainly for transport.

Item Type: Journal Article
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > School of History, Religions & Philosophies
ISSN: 0874-2375
Date Deposited: 07 Aug 2018 10:20
URI: http://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/26198

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