Explanation why Ethiopia was not conquered by European states in a time when they easily invaded almost all other remaining independent countries in Africa. The reason is found in an age-long sound agricultural structure, enabled by favorable environmental conditions, and a concomitant age-long process of state-formation.
|Title of host publication||A history of the global economy: from 1500 to the present|
|Place of Publication||Cambridge|
|Publisher||Cambridge University Press|
|Number of pages||2|
|ISBN (Print)||978-1-107-10470-9, 978-1-107-50718-0|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
- State Formation, Global History, Africa, Colonization