• S. H. Steinberg
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The ancient Empire of Ethiopia, includes the former Kingdoms of Tigré, in the north-east; Amhara and Gojjam, in the centre, and Shoa in the south ; together with the modern acquisitions to the east and south, Harar, and the Galla, Shankalla and Dankali territories. The whole area is 35,000 square miles.


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Books of Reference

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