The Impact of Dogali on the International Policy of the Central European Powers

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Tafla, Bairu;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.5.1.449
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies | Dogali; ʿAdwa; Battle of Adwa; Ethio-Italian Conflict; Colonialism; History; | ddc:320 | ddc:355 | ddc:380 | ddc:900 | ddc:910 | ddc:960

The victory of Dogali (1887) represents the first successful resistance to European colonialism in Northeast Africa, and as such its historical significance has been immense. For some obscure reason, however, it was neglected in Ethiopian historiography until the last q... View more