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The Bush War is a gripping military history podcast, coloured by the accounts of those involved. Aka the Zimbabwean Liberation Struggle or the Rhodesian Bush War, it is a chronicle of dramatic events and conflict in the era of British colonial divestment - and in the midst of the cold war. "In a war of elephants, it is the grass that suffers."

The Bush War (ChiMurenga) The Bush War

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The Bush War is a gripping military history podcast, coloured by the accounts of those involved. Aka the Zimbabwean Liberation Struggle or the Rhodesian Bush War, it is a chronicle of dramatic events and conflict in the era of British colonial divestment - and in the midst of the cold war. "In a war of elephants, it is the grass that suffers."

    Prelude to War - The (Wicked) Problem of Rhodesia

    Prelude to War - The (Wicked) Problem of Rhodesia

    Minority rule, order, segregation, racism, and prosperity or...   Revolution, racial emancipation, corruption, dictatorship, and poverty. This first episode explores the political motivations of all sides in the conflict, deep-rooted and far-reaching issues that extend to present-day Africa and beyond. It also witnesses the very beginning of Chinese expansionism on the continent. "The Road to Hell is paved with good intentions." 

    • 1 hr 24 min
    The Bush War (ChiMurenga) - Trailer

    The Bush War (ChiMurenga) - Trailer

    The Bush War (ChiMurenga) is a military history podcast, coloured by the accounts of those involved. Aka the Zimbabwean Liberation Struggle or the Rhodesian Bush War, it is an African chronicle of dramatic events and conflict in the era of British colonial divestment - and in the midst of the Cold War."In a war of elephants, it is the grass that suffers."

    • 4 min

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