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The Battle of Adwa

African Victory in the Age of Empire

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ISBN 9780674503847

Publication Date: 03/23/2015

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432 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

36 halftones, 6 maps

Belknap Press

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Raymond Jonas is Giovanni and Amne Costigan Professor of History at the University of Washington.

Awards & Accolades

  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2012
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In awarding Bruno Latour the 2021 Kyoto Prize for Arts and Philosophy, the Inamori Foundation said he has “revolutionized the conventional view of science” and “his philosophy re-examines ‘modernity’ based on the dualism of nature and society.” Below is an excerpt from An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns. For more than twenty years, scientific and technological controversies have proliferated in number and scope, eventually reaching the climate itself. Since geologists are beginning to use the term “Anthropocene” to designate the era of Earth’s history that follows the Holocene