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The Resource The Battle of Adwa : African victory in the age of empire, Raymond Jonas

The Battle of Adwa : African victory in the age of empire, Raymond Jonas

Label
The Battle of Adwa : African victory in the age of empire
Title
The Battle of Adwa
Title remainder
African victory in the age of empire
Statement of responsibility
Raymond Jonas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jonas, Raymond Anthony
Dewey number
963/.043
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT387.3
LC item number
.J67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adwa, Battle of, Adwa, Ethiopia, 1896
  • Italo-Ethiopian War, 1895-1896
  • Menelik
  • Taitu
  • Italy
  • Ethiopia
Label
The Battle of Adwa : African victory in the age of empire, Raymond Jonas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The road to Adwa -- Courtly ambitions -- Listing toward Adwa -- Italy in Africa -- The price of liberty -- Black in service of white -- Africa in Italy -- "Something humiliating for my kingdom" -- pt. 2. The battle -- Menelik's march -- Amba Alage -- Stalled at Sauria -- Baratieri chooses -- Armies meet -- The center crumbles -- pt. 3. Aftermaths -- Despair, panic, pursuit -- The harvest -- The long march -- Sons and lovers and accidental anthropologists -- Menelik abroad -- Reckonings -- Rescues -- Passings
Control code
ocn709670303
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 413 p.
Isbn
9780674052741
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014346
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)709670303
Label
The Battle of Adwa : African victory in the age of empire, Raymond Jonas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The road to Adwa -- Courtly ambitions -- Listing toward Adwa -- Italy in Africa -- The price of liberty -- Black in service of white -- Africa in Italy -- "Something humiliating for my kingdom" -- pt. 2. The battle -- Menelik's march -- Amba Alage -- Stalled at Sauria -- Baratieri chooses -- Armies meet -- The center crumbles -- pt. 3. Aftermaths -- Despair, panic, pursuit -- The harvest -- The long march -- Sons and lovers and accidental anthropologists -- Menelik abroad -- Reckonings -- Rescues -- Passings
Control code
ocn709670303
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 413 p.
Isbn
9780674052741
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014346
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)709670303

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