124 years ago, Ethiopia defeated the Italian army at the Battle of Adwa

124 years ago, Ethiopia defeated the Italian army at the Battle of Adwa

On the first day of March 124 years ago, traditional warriors, farmers and pastoralists as well as women defeated a well-armed Italian army in the northern town of Adwa in Ethiopia. The... Read more »
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“ITALY’S TERRIBLE DEFEAT” The New York Times – March 4, 1896

  On March 4, 1896, the New York Times had this headline about the Battle of Adwa.“ITALY’S TERRIBLE DEFEAT” The New York Times March 4, 1896. Below is an excerpt from The... Read more »
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