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This picture is from the Shaka Zulu series...Shaka Zulu supposedly introduced cowhide shields, which were much stronger than the iron or wood shields used previously. African Tribes, African Diaspora, African Art, South African, African Life, African Ancestry, African Nations, African Americans, African Culture

There is controversy around the brutality of Shaka Zulu's methods but he is considered to be one of the greatest military leaders in African history, and perhaps all of history. Word of Shaka Zulu’s advanced military tactics did one of two things to neighboring tribes: they either moved far away or joined his forces, making him stronger and his enemies less formidable. Here are 16 things that made Shaka Zulu a military genius.


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