Dan Connell,Tom Killion's Historical Dictionary of Eritrea (Historical Dictionaries of PDF

By Dan Connell,Tom Killion

ISBN-10: 0810859521

ISBN-13: 9780810859524

This moment version of the ancient Dictionary of Eritrea spans numerous millennia, beginning with the invention of a few of the earliest recognized hominid continues to be and carrying on with directly to Eritrea's early encounters with Christianity (4th century) and Islam (7th century). the main target of this e-book, notwithstanding, is at the formation of the fashionable countryside below a succession of colonial powers, its 30-year battle for independence, and its emergence within the Nineties as a brand new nation. The e-book additionally maps the varied conflicts Eritrea has been fascinated about considering that then with its associates and identifies the main avid gamers in the executive and ruling occasion, in addition to the externally dependent competition. This prepared reference relates the historical past of Eritrea, from precedent days to the current, via a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over 500 cross-referenced dictionary entries on major folks, occasions, locations, and enterprises, in addition to entries on politics, economic system, society, and tradition. This ebook is a wonderful entry element for college kids, researchers, and someone eager to comprehend extra approximately Eritrea.

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