HISTORICAL PROBLEMS IN ETHIOPIA AND THE HORN OF AFRICA *

@article{Lewis1962HISTORICALPI,
  title={HISTORICAL PROBLEMS IN ETHIOPIA AND THE HORN OF AFRICA *},
  author={Herbert S. Lewis},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={1962},
  volume={96}
}
  • H. Lewis
  • Published 1 January 1962
  • History
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
This paper will consider two recurrent problems of the history of the Cushites.? Specifically, we shall suggest new approaches to the history of the Galla and Somali, and to the study of the hunting and artisan castes of northeast Africa. Most writers tacitly assume that the history of Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa can bc understood in terms of ethnic “waves” or cultural Schichleu. They usually say that these regions were first occupied by hunters, who were then subjected or expelled by… 
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