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Lunda Ethnic group that became one of the most powerful states in Central Africa during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and which continues to exert considerable influence in the Katanga province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, northern Zambia, and eastern Angola. 

Encyclopedia of Africa

Elizabeth Heath

According to some oral histories, the Lunda formed around 1450, when a group from the Luba royal family broke ...

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