Offers an account of Britain's painful withdrawal from Egypt in the 1950s.
This book explores the interaction of politics, diplomacy, strategic planning and guerrilla warfare to explain how the largest military base in the world - and the defining feature of Britain's global power status - was relinquished.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: The History Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 06/09/2006
- Category: Middle Eastern history
- ISBN: 9780750944472