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Author Gebru Tareke, 1940-

Title The Ethiopian revolution : war in the Horn of Africa / Gebru Tareke ; foreword by Donald Kagan and Frederick Kagan.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  963.07 G265e 2009    ---  Available
Description xx, 437 p. : maps, plans ; 25 cm.
Series The Yale library of military history
Yale library of military history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 413-423) and index.
Contents The specter of revolution and war -- Roots and outcomes of revolution: a review -- Comrades against comrades -- The victorious nationalists: insurgent Eritrea -- The victorious ethnonationalists: insurgent Tigray -- The vanquished revolutionary army: birth and evolution -- The vanquished revolutionary army: defeat and demise -- Battlefield Ethiopia -- Ogaden: "socialist" neighbors at war -- Nakfa: "even the mountains fought" -- Af Abet: Ethiopia's Dienbienphu? -- Shire: "unexpected grand failure" -- Massawa: the denouement -- Conclusions -- 1998: postscript.
Subject Ethiopia -- History -- 1974-
Eritrea -- History -- Revolution, 1962-1993.
Eritrean-Ethiopian War, 1998-2000
Somali-Ethiopian Conflict, 1977-1979.
Somali-Ethiopian Conflict, 1979-
ISBN 9780300141634 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0300141637 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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