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The Resource The siege of Magdala : the British Empire against the Emperor of Ethiopia, Volker Matthies ; translated from German by Steven Rendall

The siege of Magdala : the British Empire against the Emperor of Ethiopia, Volker Matthies ; translated from German by Steven Rendall

Label
The siege of Magdala : the British Empire against the Emperor of Ethiopia
Title
The siege of Magdala
Title remainder
the British Empire against the Emperor of Ethiopia
Statement of responsibility
Volker Matthies ; translated from German by Steven Rendall
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
Dewey number
963/.041
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT386.3
LC item number
.M38 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The siege of Magdala : the British Empire against the Emperor of Ethiopia, Volker Matthies ; translated from German by Steven Rendall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Copyright [MARC+93] 2010 by Ch. Links Verlag GmbH, Berlin, for the German edition, entitled Unternehmen Magdala: Strafexpedition in Äthiopien, by Volker Matthies."--P. iv
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a curious campaign -- Mysterious Ethiopia -- Tewodros II defies Queen Victoria -- The European hostages -- The British Empire prepares for war -- A harbor city built overnight -- Embedded journalists -- The long march to Magdala -- The Aroge massacre -- The assault on the fortress -- The looting of Ethiopian cultural treasures -- Orderly withdrawal -- The victors' triumphal return to England -- Balance sheet: military intervention without colonial occupation
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
English ed.
Extent
xxiv, 209 p.
Isbn
9781558765528
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn746489734
  • UtOrBLW
Label
The siege of Magdala : the British Empire against the Emperor of Ethiopia, Volker Matthies ; translated from German by Steven Rendall
Publication
Note
"Copyright [MARC+93] 2010 by Ch. Links Verlag GmbH, Berlin, for the German edition, entitled Unternehmen Magdala: Strafexpedition in Äthiopien, by Volker Matthies."--P. iv
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a curious campaign -- Mysterious Ethiopia -- Tewodros II defies Queen Victoria -- The European hostages -- The British Empire prepares for war -- A harbor city built overnight -- Embedded journalists -- The long march to Magdala -- The Aroge massacre -- The assault on the fortress -- The looting of Ethiopian cultural treasures -- Orderly withdrawal -- The victors' triumphal return to England -- Balance sheet: military intervention without colonial occupation
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
English ed.
Extent
xxiv, 209 p.
Isbn
9781558765528
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn746489734
  • UtOrBLW

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