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Curzon and British imperialism in the Middle East, 1916-19

Author: John Fisher
Publisher: London ; Portland, Or. : Frank Cass, 1999.
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"This book explores the acquisitive thinking that, from autumn 1914, nourished the Mesopotamian Expedition and examines the political issues, international and imperial, that were delegated to a War Cabinet Committee under Lord Curzon. The author studies the motives of Curzon and others in attempting to obtain a privileged position for Britain in the Hejaz in the context of inter-Allied suspicions and Turkish  Read more...
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Named Person: George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon, Marquis of; George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon, Marquess; George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon of Kedleston, Marquess; George Curzon
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Fisher
ISBN: 0714648752 9780714648750 0714644293 9780714644295
OCLC Number: 39108570
Description: xvi, 342 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Playing Babylon against Byzantium --
The Mesopotamian administration committee --
Arabian matters --
Britain, Mesopotamia and the Middle East, 1918 --
The war for mastery of Asia --
From the Turkish armistice to the foreign office: "All the pieces on the table."
Responsibility: John Fisher.
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John Fisher explores the acquisitive thinking which, from the autumn of 1914, drove the Mesopotamian Expedition, and examines the political issues, international and imperial, delegated to a War  Read more...

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