King Solomon's Tribe

Episodes

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The Chosen People The first of two programmes in which Tudor Parfitt journeys through southern Africa in search of the Lemba. Are they the "Black Jews" they claim to be? As the trail leads from Soweto to Great

Zimbabwe, oral tradition, local practices and beliefs and new scholarship reveal an intriguing mystery.

Producer Julian Hale. Stereo

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Unknown: Tudor Parfitt

Producer: Julian Hale.

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In Search of Sena

The "Black Jews" of southern Africa, the Lemba, claim to have come from "Sena" centuries ago. In the second of two programmes

Tudor Parfitt , lecturer at the School of Oriental and African Studies, follows the trail from Soweto via

Great Zimbabwe to

Zanzibar, unearthing clues about a "lost tribe of Israel".

Producer Julian Hale. Stereo

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