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Published: 15 August 2017

448 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190674724

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The Addis Ababa Massacre

Italy's National Shame

Ian Campbell

  • In February 1937, Italy's Fascist occupying forces murdered 19,000 Ethiopians. In a brilliant piece of forensic historical reconstruction, Ian Campbell rescues from obscurity this episode of colonial mass extermination.
  • A radical exploration of a previously repressed piece of Italian history
  • Reveals the work undertook by high-ranking officials within the British Government to conceal the horrific massacre from the public

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