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British Army Liberates Addis Ababa ca. 1941

Author: Films Media Group,; WPA Film Library.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : WPA Film Library, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Films Media Group, [1941] 2007. ℗♭1941
Edition/Format:   Video : Clipart/images/graphics   Visual material   Computer File : English
Database:WorldCat
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In 1936 Italy captured the capital of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, and Emperor Haile Selassie was forced into exile. Led by fascist dictator Benito Mussolini, Italy's occupation ended in 1941 when Great Britain supported the effort to reconquer the country, reinstating Selassie as the ruler and securing Ethiopia's cooperation with the Allied forces during World War II.
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Newsreels
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Films Media Group,; WPA Film Library.
OCLC Number: 957595718
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1941.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 10, 2007.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (4 min., 27 sec.)) : sound.
Contents: British Army Liberates Addis Ababa ca. 1941 (4:27)
Responsibility: WPA Film Library.

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In 1936 Italy captured the capital of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, and Emperor Haile Selassie was forced into exile. Led by fascist dictator Benito Mussolini, Italy's occupation ended in 1941 when Great Britain supported the effort to reconquer the country, reinstating Selassie as the ruler and securing Ethiopia's cooperation with the Allied forces during World War II.

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