Cutting the lion's tail: Suez through Egyptian eyes

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Arbor House, 1987 - History - 238 pages
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A long-time friend and confidant to former Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nassar discusses Egypt's decision to nationalize the Suez Canal and the international conflicts that decision provoked

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Incredibly dry and ... a tad boring. I bought this book while taking a class on the history of the Middle East, based on an excerpt we read. I thought it would be good to read the Egyptian take on ... Read full review

Cutting the lion's tail: Suez through Egyptian eyes

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In a highly anecdotal fashion, a prominent Egyptian journalist who has been close to Egypt's heads of state since the revolution in 1952 discusses his country's relations with England, the United ... Read full review


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