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The Pasha : how Mehemet Ali defied the West, 1839-1841

Author: Letitia Wheeler Ufford
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007.
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"In 1811, Mehemet Ali Pasha, governor of Egypt, gained control of that country by a massacre of the Mamluks. This book shines a light on the great international crisis of 1839-1841, precipitated by the Pasha when his army threatened to shatter the Ottoman Empire, tempting the European Powers to fight each other over control of the pieces"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ufford, Letitia Wheeler, 1936-
Pasha.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007
(OCoLC)608090012
Named Person: Muḥammad ʻAlī Bāshā, Governor of Egypt; Muḥammad ʻAlī Bāshā, Governor of Egypt
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Letitia Wheeler Ufford
ISBN: 9780786428939 0786428937
OCLC Number: 122338202
Description: x, 261 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Preface --
Note on transliteration and glossary --
List of notable persons --
Introduction --
The pasha at Alexandria: June 14-15, 1839 --
In the Sultan's camp: May-June 1839 --
Father and son: northern Syria, June 1839 --
Nizib: near the Euphrates, June 20-24, 1839 --
France seeks a role: spring and summer, 1839 --
The first debate: Paris, July 1-3, 1839 --
The Sultan and his men: June-July 1839 --
Joy at Ras at-tin: July 4-20, 1839 --
Diplomacy at Istanbul: July 1839-April 1840 --
Lord Palmerston takes the reins: September-December 1839 --
Guizot and the London Convention: February-July 1840 --
Ruling Syria: 1833-1840 --
The revolt in Mt. Lebanon: June-July 1840 --
Monsieur Thiers's game: July-October 1840 --
Preparing for war: May-September 1840 --
Beirut: July-September 1840 --
The attack on Beirut: September 9-11, 1840 --
The camp at Juniyah: September-October 1940 --
A scattered army: July 1839-August 1840 --
Defending Syria: June-November 1840 --
The coalition in combat: October 9-10, 1840 --
Naval guns and ancient fortresses: September-November 1840 --
Walewski returns: October 14-November 26, 1840 --
The pasha and the commodore: November 15, 1840-February 4, 1841 --
Conflict in the cabinet: July-October 1840 --
Who will bear the blame?: Paris, November 25-December 3, 1840 --
Retreat from Damascus: November 1840-February 1841 --
The end game: February-August 1841 --
Palmerston on the hustings: Tiverton, 1846 --
Epilogue: 1841-1849 --
Kaleidoscope --
Chapter notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Letitia W. Ufford.

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