Two Weeks In The Trenches

by Alemseged Tesfai

Two Weeks In The Trenches

  • ISBN-13: 9781569021699
  • Author(s): Alemseged Tesfai
  • Subject: Biography: general|biography & autobiography: general
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Imprint: The Red Sea Press
  • Publication Date: 01-01-2003
  • Format: p/b

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£17.99
A quarter of a century ago, Alemseged abandoned a promising academic career to join the fledgling Eritrean Peoples Liberation Front to fight for Eritrea's freedom. This book, a translation of an earlier account in Tigrinya of the Battle of Afabet, the most important battle in the Eritrean fight against its Ethiopian occupation, shares with readers a searing eyewitness account of bravery and valour in the face of death.
About the book

A quarter of a century ago, Alemseged abandoned a promising academic career to join the fledgling Eritrean Peoples Liberation Front to fight for Eritrea's freedom. This book, a translation of an earlier account in Tigrinya of the Battle of Afabet, the most important battle in the Eritrean fight against its Ethiopian occupation, shares with readers a searing eyewitness account of bravery and valour in the face of death.