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The desert and the stars; a biography of Lawrence of Arabia.

Author: Flora Armitage; T E Lawrence
Publisher: New York, Holt [1955]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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"Thomas Edward Lawrence, CB, DSO (16 August 1888[5]? 19 May 1935), known professionally as T.E. Lawrence, was a British Army officer renowned especially for his liaison role during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign and the Arab Revolt against Ottoman Turkish rule of 1916?18. The breadth and variety of his activities and associations, and his ability to describe them vividly in writing, earned him international fame  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Armitage, Flora.
Desert and the stars.
New York, Holt [1955]
(OCoLC)565415975
Named Person: T E Lawrence; T E Lawrence
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Flora Armitage; T E Lawrence
OCLC Number: 1178891
Description: 318 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: The web of youth --
The garden of paradise --
The lotus eater --
The wilderness --
The house of wisdom --
Descent to the pit --
The ways of an eagle --
The burden of glory.
Responsibility: Illustrated with photos.

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"Thomas Edward Lawrence, CB, DSO (16 August 1888[5]? 19 May 1935), known professionally as T.E. Lawrence, was a British Army officer renowned especially for his liaison role during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign and the Arab Revolt against Ottoman Turkish rule of 1916?18. The breadth and variety of his activities and associations, and his ability to describe them vividly in writing, earned him international fame as Lawrence of Arabia, a title which was used for the 1962 film based on his World War I activities."--Wikipedia.

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