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Author Vestal, Theodore M

Title The lion of Judah in the new world : Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia and the shaping of Americans' attitudes toward Africa / Theodore M. Vestal

Publ Info Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCE Main Collection  DT387.7 .V47 2011    DUE 05-23-13 BILLED
 RWU Main Library  DT387.7 .V47 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  DT387.7 .V47 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 231 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents A lion in the streets -- From sly fox to king of kings -- Mussolini and the legacy of Adwa -- Liberation under the shadow of Britain -- The treasure of Kagnew -- A very royal first state visit, 1954 -- The spring of the lion -- The rituals of U.S. and Ethiopian diplomacy -- 1960, the annus horribilis of Haile Selassie -- The lion of Judah at Camelot : the second state visit, 1963 -- He shall have a noble memory : the Kennedy funeral -- The winter of discontent : the third state visit, 1967 -- Gotterdammerung : the Nixon visits, 1969, 1970, and 1973 -- Epilogue
LC subject Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975 -- Influence
Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975 -- Travel -- United States
Visits of state -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Africa -- Foreign public opinion, American
Ethiopia -- Relations -- United States
United States -- Relations -- Ethiopia
Public opinion -- United States
ISBN 9780313386206 (hard copy : alk. paper)
031338620X (hard copy : alk. paper)
9780313386213 (ebook)
0313386218 (ebook)