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modern history of Ethiopia and the horn of Africa

a select and annotated bibliography

by Harold G. Marcus

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Published by Hoover Institution Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ethiopia,
  • Somaliland
    • Subjects:
    • Ethiopia -- Bibliography,
    • Somaliland -- Bibliography

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Harold G. Marcus.
      SeriesHoover Institution bibliographical series ;, 56
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ3521 .M35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 641 p.
      Number of Pages641
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4769554M
      ISBN 10081792471X
      LC Control Number78155298

        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, detailing the development and implications of Ethiopia as a Federal state and the war with Eritrea.


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•Ethiopia: area of million square Kilometers (slightly less than twice the size of Texas), is located at 4 and 14 degree north, 33 and 48 degrees east. Situated in the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia is bordered by Eritrea to the north, Sudan to the west, Kenya to the south, Somalia to the east and Djibouti to the northeast.

LandlockedFile Size: 1MB. Ethiopia, country on the Horn of Africa. The country lies completely within the tropical latitudes and is relatively compact, with similar north-south and east-west dimensions.

The capital is Addis Ababa (“New Flower”), located almost at the centre of the country. Ethiopia is the largest and most populated country in the Horn of Africa. Ethiopian historiography includes the ancient, medieval, early modern, and modern disciplines of recording the history of Ethiopia, including both native and foreign roots of Ethiopian historical writing can be traced back to the ancient Kingdom of Aksum (c.

AD – c. These early texts were written in either the Ethiopian Ge'ez script or the Greek alphabet, and. In Ethiopia by Bernd Bierbaum. Book Description Publication Date: August 8, A dust-filled journey of km, taken twenty times, yields ten chapters of vivid encounters and tangible impressions.

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Book Description. Examining American foreign policy towards the Horn of Africa between andthis book uses Ethiopia and Somalia as case studies to offer an evaluation of the decision-making process during the Cold War, and consider the impact that these decisions had upon subsequent developments both within the Horn of Africa and in the wider international.

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The history of the Horn of Africa has largely been dominated by Ethiopia and has been characterized by struggles between Muslim and other herdsmen and Christian farmers for resources and living space.

The Christians mostly spoke Semitic languages and the Muslims Cushitic tongues. Although these languages were derived from the same Afro-Asiatic stock. This book is the most complete, accessible, and up-to-date resource for Ethiopian geography, history, politics, economics, society, culture, and education, with coverage from ancient times to the present.

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Lewis. Westview Press, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Empire. Horn of Africa. Troubled Ethiopia-Somalia history haunts Horn of Africa the damage which Gragn did has never been forgotten,” Ethiopia expert, Paul Henze, wrote in a book on the country’s history, Layers.

The modern history of Ethiopia and the horn of Africa: a select and annotated bibliography. Stanford, Calif: Hoover Institution Press. MLA Citation. Marcus, Harold G. The modern history of Ethiopia and the horn of Africa: a select and annotated bibliography, by Harold G.

Marcus Hoover Institution Press Stanford, Calif Australian/Harvard. This is a wonderful book written with great erudition and affection for the peoples and countries of the Horn of Africa, by a longstanding expert who is now enjoying emeritus creativity at the University of Cambridge's Centre for African : Hugo Slim.

Touchstone, A fascinating book the puts part of Ethiopian history in a world context. Recommend. Hassen, Mohammed. Oromo of Ethiopia: A History, Red Sea Press, (Focuses especially on the Gibe' region - southern Ethiopia) Iyob, Ruth.

The Eritrean Struggle For Independence: Domination, Resistance, Nationalism,   Christopher Clapham is based at the Centre of African Studies, Cambridge University, and recently retired as editor of The Journal of Modern African Studies. Until Decemberhe was Professor of Politics and International Relations at Lancaster University.

He is a specialist in the politics of Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa, and his books include. The Ethiopian Revolution: War in the Horn of Africa (review) Since so much of the history of modern Ethiopia is military history, the book will evoke interest among a broad spectrum of Author: Sandra Fullerton Joireman.

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See more ideas about Somali, Horn of africa and Monumental architecture pins. Territorial statehood. Tensions - both within Ethiopia and between Ethiopia and its neighbours - are rooted in history. The formation of Ethiopia's Empire state in the late nineteenth century was.

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The History of Ethiopia paints a vivid picture of a dynamic and compelling country and region for students, scholars, and general readers seeking to grasp twenty-first century global relations.

The work also provides a timeline of events in Ethiopian history, brief biographies of key figures, and a bibliographic essay.

David Ratner is a sociologist and historian studying contemporary events in Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa. He recently published a book on Ethiopian Jews and their part in the revolutionary struggle in that country. A Modern History of the Somali - Nation and State in the Horn of Africa by I.

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Why is the Horn such a distinctive part of Africa. This book, by one of the foremost scholars of the region, traces this question through its exceptional history and also probes the wildly divergent fates of the Horn's contemporary nation-states, despite the striking regional particularity inherited from the colonial past.

Christopher Clapham explores how the Horn's peculiar topography gave. The book analyzes ongoing conflicts and efforts at state-building in the Horn of Africa.

It underscores the overlapping nature of these conflicts, the role played by Ethiopia, and the impact of conflict in neighboring countries on Ethiopia.

Marcus, Harold G. A History of Ethiopia. Berkeley: University of California Press, E-mail Citation».A Modern History of the Somali: Nation and State in the Horn of Africa, 4th ed. (Athens: Ohio University Press, ) is considered by many to be the seminal study of Somali politics and society from ancient times through the early s.

David D. Laitin and Said S. Samatar's Somalia: Nation in Search of a State (Boulder, CO: Westview Press Author: Elizabeth Schmidt. 'An accessible history of one of the most unique corners of Africa an important book of history that is frankly a pleasure to read.' -- H-Africa`This is a wonderful book written with great erudition and affection for the peoples and countries of the Horn of Africa, by a longstanding expert who is now enjoying emeritus creativity at the /5(3).