Emperor Haile Selassie in Bath 1936-40

Date Description
05 July 2016

Tuesday 5th July 2016

Afternoon talk - 2:30pm

Keith Bowers - Writer and Broadcaster

Visitors £4  Members/Students £2

Details

The Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie spent nearly four years living at Fairfield House in Bath in the 1930s.
Keith Bowers will reveal a wealth of new detail about the Emperor's turbulent experiences in the city and how he was regarded by the local population.
Keith lives in Bath and has spent a lot of time in Ethiopia. He has recently published a book called Imperial Exile about the Emperor's refugee years in the UK.

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