the former name (until 1964) of Zambia
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How to use Northern Rhodesia in a sentence
He was born in the country, which was a British colony called Northern Rhodesia at the time, but his parents were not.
Northern Rhodesia has no part in the fight against the Charter.An African Adventure | Isaac F. Marcosson
The administrative accounts for Northern Rhodesia showed a deficit of 48,177l.The Annual Register 1914 | Anonymous
Let a large trading caravan start into the Congoland from Northern Rhodesia.The Crime of the Congo | Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Among the Ba-ila of Northern Rhodesia it is customary at funerals for the women to sing lewd songs.The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead | James George Frazer