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Ethiopia


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The Emperor
The Emperor
by Ryszard Kapuscinski
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Haile Selassie, King of Kings, Elect of God, Lion of Judah, His Most Puissant Majesty and Distinguished Highness the Emperor of Ethiopia, reigned from 1930 until he was overthrown by the army in 1974. While the fighting still raged, Ryszard Kapuscinski... (read more)

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Famine and Foreigners: Ethiopia Since Live Aid
Famine and Foreigners: Ethiopia Since Live Aid
by Peter Gill
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The Ethiopian famine of 25 years ago was the greatest humanitarian disaster of the late 20th century, killing more than 600,000 people before the world took notice. Peter Gill was the first journalist to reach the epicenter of the famine in 1984 and he... (read more)

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There Is No Me Without You: One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Africa's Children
There Is No Me Without You: One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Africa's Children
by Melissa Fay Greene
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There Is No Me Without You is the story of Haregewoin Tefarra, a middle-aged Ethiopian woman of modest means whose home has become a refuge for hundreds of children orphaned by AIDS. It is a story as much about the power of the bond between children and... (read more)

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Notes from the Hyena's Belly: An Ethiopian Boyhood
Notes from the Hyena's Belly: An Ethiopian Boyhood
by Nega Mezlekia
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Winner of the Governor General's Award A Library Journal Best Book of 2001 Part autobiography and part social history, Notes from the Hyena's Belly offers an unforgettable portrait of Ethiopia, and of Africa, during the 1970s and '80s, an era of civil... (read more)

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The Battle of Adwa: African Victory in the Age of Empire
The Battle of Adwa: African Victory in the Age of Empire
by Raymond Jonas
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A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of... (read more)

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History of Ethiopia - Updated Edition
History of Ethiopia - Updated Edition
by Harold G. Marcus
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In this eminently readable, concise history of Ethiopia, Harold Marcus surveys the evolution of the oldest African nation from prehistory to the present. For the updated edition, Marcus has written a new preface, two new chapters, and an epilogue... (read more)

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There Is No Me Without You: One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Her Country's Children
There Is No Me Without You: One Woman's Odyssey to Rescue Her Country's Children
by Melissa Fay Greene
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Two-time National Book Award nominee Melissa Fay Greene puts a human face on the African AIDS crisis with this powerful story of one woman working to save her country's children. After losing her husband and daughter, Haregewoin Teferra, an Ethiopian... (read more)

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People of the Plow: An Agricultural History of Ethiopia, 1800-1990
People of the Plow: An Agricultural History of Ethiopia, 1800-1990
by James Mccann
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For more than two thousand years, Ethiopia’s ox-plow agricultural system was the most efficient and innovative in Africa, but has been afflicted in the recent past by a series of crises: famine, declining productivity, and losses in biodiversity... (read more)

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Woman Between Two Worlds: Portrait of an Ethiopian Rural Leader
Woman Between Two Worlds: Portrait of an Ethiopian Rural Leader
by Judith Olmstead
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Dynamic, opinionated, gritty, and charismatic, Chimate Chumbalo successfully navigated male-dominated factional politics, experimenting with different strategies to create for her people the society that she wanted for herself.... (read more)

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Emperor Downfall of an Autocrat
Emperor Downfall of an Autocrat
by Ryszard Kapuscinski
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Haile Selassie, King of Kings, Elect of God, Lion of Judah, His Most Puissant Majesty and Distinguished Highness the Emperor of Ethiopia, reigned from 1930 until he was overthrown by the army in 1974. While the fighting still raged, Ryszard Kapuscinski... (read more)

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Notes From the Hyena's Belly
Notes From the Hyena's Belly
by Nega Mezlekia
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Hope Is Cut: Youth, Unemployment, and the Future in Urban Ethiopia (Global Youth)
Hope Is Cut: Youth, Unemployment, and the Future in Urban Ethiopia (Global Youth)
by Daniel Mains
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Konglanjo Spears of Love Without ILL Fortune
Konglanjo Spears of Love Without ILL Fortune
by Bongasu Tanla Kishani
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Some Records of Ethiopia 1593 1646
Some Records of Ethiopia 1593 1646
by Letts
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