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Published: 15 September 2015

416 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9781849042611

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Understanding Contemporary Ethiopia

Monarchy, Revolution and the Legacy of Meles Zenawi

Gérard Prunier and Éloi Ficquet

A Hurst Publication

  • Seeks to dispel the myths and clichés surrounding contemporary perceptions of Ethiopia by providing a rare overview of the country's recent history, politics and culture
  • Explores the unique features of this often misrepresented country as it strives to make itself heard in the modern world
  • Gerard Prunier is a renowned historian of contemporary Africa with a strong publishing track record, including the well reviewed Africa's World War, published by OUP (rights sold by Hurst)