The Fall of Tsähafé Teʾezaz Wäldä-Giyorgis: Reminiscences of the Victim

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Zewde, Bahru;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.7.1.279
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies | History; Tsähafé Teʾezaz Wäldä-Giyorgis; Amharic; Haile Selassie; Biography; | ddc:090 | ddc:320 | ddc:350 | ddc:490 | ddc:920 | ddc:960

The fall in 1955 of Tsähafé Teʾezaz Wäldä-Giyorgis Wäldä-Yohannes was an event of special importance in the political history of imperial Ethiopia. For nearly a decade and a half after 1941, Wäldä-Giyorgis had exercised power and influence second only to that of Emperor... View more