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educator , historian

Alberto Sbacchi, Italian historian, educator. Fellowship, University Illinois, 1970, grant, American-Italy Society, 1971, American Council Learned Societies, 1977, American Philosophical Society, 1980-1981, Fulbright-Hays Scholarship, East Africa, Italy, 1981-1982.


Sbacchi, Alberto was born on November 25, 1937 in Palermo, Italy. Arrived in the United States, 1960. Son of Enrico and Franca (Mariano) Sbacchi.


Bachelor, Columbia Union College, Takoma Park, Maryland, 1962. Master of Arts, Pacific Union College, Angwin, California, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, Chicago, 1975.


Missionary, head social science department Ethiopian Adventist College, Addis Ababa, 1963—1968. Research fellow University Pavia, Italy, 1970—1972. Professor department history Atlantic Union College, Massachusetts, from 1974.

Missionary Atlantic Union Seventh-Day Adventists, from 1974. Editor Italian Colonialism in Ethiopia, 1980, Mussolini's Ethiopia, second edition, 1985.


Member of linton History Society, Afro-Italian Institute, Association Italian Africanists, Society Italian History Studies, African Studies Association, Association Seventh-day Adventist Historians, American History Association.


Married Margareta Karlman Sbacchi, September 11, 1963. Children: Ingrid, Paul.

Enrico Sbacchi

Franca (Mariano) Sbacchi

Margareta Karlman Sbacchi

Ingrid Sbacchi

Paul Sbacchi