Marcus, Harold G.

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MARCUS, Harold G.

MARCUS, Harold G. American, b. 1936. Genres: History, International relations/Current affairs. Career: Assistant Professor of History, Haile Sellassie I University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1961-63; Assistant Professor of History, Howard University, Washington, D.C., 1963-68; Professor of History, 1974-93, Associate Professor of History, 1968-74, Distinguished Professor of History, 1993-, Michigan State University, East Lansing; Visiting Distinguished Professor of Comparative History, Osaka Saidai University, 1997. Publications: The Modern History of Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa, 1972; The Life and Times of Menilek II: Ethiopia 1844-1913, 1974; Ethiopia, Britain and the United States 1941-1977, 1983; Haile Sellassie, vol. I, The Formative Years 1892-1936, 1986; History of Ethopia, 1994. EDITOR: New Trends in Ethiopian Studies, 2 vols., 1994; My Life and Ethiopia's Progress by Haile Sallassie I, vol. 2, 1994. Address: Dept. of History, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, U.S.A.