Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace in Rhodesia: pamphlets and publications

Scope and Content

Includes: preliminary and final versions of the CCJPR's pamphlets on atrocities by the Rhodesian security forces: The Man in the Middle, April 1975, and Civil War in Rhodesia, August 1976. Other reports and statements include: on Chiwesha Tribal Trust Territory 1974; Robert Mugabe on Zimbabwe African People's Union and Zimbabwe African National Union prisoners; on the Bill to protect Servants of the State, July 1975; on shootings at Karima village, 12th August 1975. Catholic Directory of Rhodesia 1975/76. There is also extensive documentation on the trial of Bishop Lamont, who was tried in 1976 for not reporting and therefore for supporting insurgent activities, and who was later deported; includes texts of interviews with Lamont, telegrams of support, etc.

Administrative / Biographical History

Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace in Rhodesia.

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