The New World has 4 ratings and 0 reviews. Haile Selassie is one of the most bizarre and misunderstood figures in 20th- century history, alternately worshipped and mocked, idolised andgoodreads. Selassie Blattengeta Heruy Welde Sellase was a Foreign Minister of Ethiopia and a writer in Amharic According to Bahru Zewde, it was Walda Giyorgis who gave him his name "Heruy" (Amharic "precious"). Photos from the historic 1966 visit to the Caribbean, capturing the fervor among Rastafari upon seeing the man they considered a messiahtheguardian. Heruy Wolde-Sellasse (187938) was an Ethiopian writer and director of the government press who encouraged and significantly advanced. Not satisfied with a traditional education lissanonline. Story of a young Ethiopian who has an opportunity to study in Europe; on returning to his native country, he m.