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... Further information Bantu expansion Proto-Shona speaking societies first emerged in the middle Limpopo valley in the 9th century before moving on to the Zimbabwean highlands ... The Zimbabwean plateau eventually became the centre of subsequent Shona states, beginning in ca ... This was the precursor to the more impressive Shona civilisations that would dominate the region during the 13th to 15th centuries, evidenced by ruins at Great Zimbabwe, near ...
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