Nasser at War: Arab Images of the Enemy

Nasser at War: Arab Images of the Enemy

by L. James
     
 

ISBN-10: 0230006434

ISBN-13: 9780230006430

Pub. Date: 10/02/2006

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK

From his 1956 Suez triumph to the 1967 defeat, President Nasser of Egypt dominated the Arab revolution. Drawing on new Arabic material, this history casts a fresh light on Nasser's era and legacy of conflict and provides an essential background to developments in the contemporary Arab world.

Overview

From his 1956 Suez triumph to the 1967 defeat, President Nasser of Egypt dominated the Arab revolution. Drawing on new Arabic material, this history casts a fresh light on Nasser's era and legacy of conflict and provides an essential background to developments in the contemporary Arab world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230006430
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
10/02/2006
Edition description:
2006
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction The Coming and the Going: Friends and Enemies of the Egyptian Revolution Eliminate the Past: Nationalising the Suez Canal Company When the Bombs Started Falling: Suez and the Arab Hero Revolution or Something to Raise Our Morale: Intervention in Yemen A Very Big Forest: Lions and Tigers and Bears Different Names for the Same Thing: Imperialism, Zionism and Reaction You Are Welcome, We Are Ready For War: 1967 One Continuous Nightmare: The Aftermath of Defeat No Alternative to Battle: The War of Attrition Conclusion: Ambiguous Legacy Bibliography Index

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