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War on the Nile : Britain, Egypt, and the Sudan, 1882-1898

Author: Michael Barthorp
Publisher: Poole, Dorset : Blandford Press ; New York, N.Y. : Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub., 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells of Britain's continual military involvement in Egypt and the Sudan to protect British "interests" and the Suez Canal. A compelling story of gruelling desert campaigns led by Victorian generals such as Wolseley, Gordon, and Kitchener against Mahdi and the Khalifa.
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Genre/Form: History
Military history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Barthorp
ISBN: 0713713100 9780713713107 0713718587 9780713718584
OCLC Number: 11886059
Description: 190 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 26 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The cleansing of Egypt: The half-way house. Arabi's revolt. Britain makes ready. Landfall and advance. Wolseley attacks --
pt. 2. The Mahdi's rebellion: The Sudan erupts. A conflict of wills. Against nature and time. A spirited policy. Last stand at Suakin --
pt. 3. The Sudan reclaimed: Holding the frontier. The advance begins. On the Atbara. Kitchener's triumph. Gordon avenged.
Responsibility: Michael Barthorp.

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Tells of Britain's continual military involvement in Egypt and the Sudan to protect British "interests" and the Suez Canal. A compelling story of gruelling desert campaigns led by Victorian generals such as Wolseley, Gordon, and Kitchener against Mahdi and the Khalifa.

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