Description : This authoritative overview serves as a comprehensive resource on Eritrea's history, politics, economy, society, and culture. * Numerous photographs and illustrations of types of vegetation and population distribution * Includes maps of Eritrea physiography, drainage, and transhumance paths * A glossary of local terms * An annotated bibliography
Description : This work traces the Eritrean response to Ethiopian occupation of their land and the origins of the war. The book provides a survey of Eritrean history, with a special inside look at the military and other developments in the last two decades. Completely updated and revised to provide readers with an insight into developments in the last five years.
Description : A new edition of the essential guide for independent travellers to this unusual and remarkable African country. In addition to the charms of Asmara - with its broad avenues, markets and Roman Catholic cathedral - the interior, rich in historical remains, is well worth visiting and is covered comprehensively. The main port, Massawa, is a natural gateway to the 350 islands in the Red Sea that offer superb diving, and this guide provides all the necessary information.
Description : Essays addressing the prospects and problems in the process of creating a single, integrated community in the Horn of Africa.
Description : The history of Eritrea is told in this reference through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over 500 cross-referenced dictionary entries on significant persons, events, places, organizations, and other aspects of Eritrea's history from the earliest times to the present. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about Eritrea.
Description : Published by The Red Sea Press, 15 Industry Court, Trenton NJ 08638. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.