By E. A. Wallis Budge
This is the second one quantity of Sir E. A. Wallis Budge’s narrative account of Ethiopian background, and keeps the chronicle of the Kings of Abyssinia the place the 1st quantity ended: the loss of life of Lebna Dengel in 1540.
The checklist of kings ends with the Regent R?s Tafari, who nonetheless reigned on the time of first e-book in 1928. Thereafter, the writer devotes enormous cognizance to an outline of the cultural, social and political idiosyncrasies of the Ethiopian humans: literature, spells and magic, structure, ethnography, the alphabet, and quite a lot of different engrossing themes. This fabric enhances the narrative historical past, supporting to situate the deeds of the kings and the fortunes in their humans in a broader context.
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A History of Ethiopia: Volume II (Routledge Revivals): Nubia and Abyssinia: 2 by E. A. Wallis Budge