Description - Road to Suez by Michael T. Thornhill
Offers an account of Britain's painful withdrawal from Egypt in the 1950s. This book explores the interaction of politics, diplomacy, strategic planning and guerrilla warfare to explain how the largest military base in the world - and the defining feature of Britain's global power status - was relinquished.
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(234mm x 156mm x 10mm)
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Author Biography - Michael T. Thornhill
MICHAEL T. THORNHILL PhD is an authority and published author on Egypt, the Suez Crisis and the post war Middle East. He is the academic director of the Boston Universities (European Study Abroad) organisation. Michael has degrees from Leeds University and the LSE, and a PhD from Oxford, where he now lives.