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The struggle for Egypt : from Nasser to Tahrir Square

Author: Steven A Cook
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles all of Egypt's central historical episodes, including the decline of British rule, the rise of Nasser and his quest to become a pan-Arab leader, the nation's decision to make peace with Israel and ally with the United States, the assassination of Sadat, the emergence of the Muslim Brotherhood, and the demonstrations that convulsed Tahrir Square and overthrew an entrenched regime.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven A Cook
ISBN: 9780199795260 0199795266
OCLC Number: 767528618
Notes: "A Council on Foreign Relations book."
Awards: Commended for Washington Institute Book Prize 2012
Description: xiv, 408 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Egypt for the Egyptians --
The rise of the officers --
Setback and revolt --
Hero of the crossing --
A tale of two Egypts --
Radar contact lost --
Uprising.
Responsibility: Steven A. Cook.

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Chronicles all of Egypt's central historical episodes, including the decline of British rule, the rise of Nasser and his quest to become a pan-Arab leader, the nation's decision to make peace with Israel and ally with the United States, the assassination of Sadat, the emergence of the Muslim Brotherhood, and the demonstrations that convulsed Tahrir Square and overthrew an entrenched regime.

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