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1st Edition

The Suez Crisis

ISBN 9780415114509
Published January 6, 1997 by Routledge
200 Pages

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Book Description

This introduction to Suez covers the background to the crisis, the invasion, and its aftermath. The Suez-Crisis provides:
* key documents, as primary sources, incorporated in the text
* an extensive range of other source material, including images
* analysis of the significance of the sources discussed, and their usefulness as historical evidence
* commentary on the historical context of the crisis
* an analysis of the wider implications of the crisis, particularly for Britain

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The origins of the crisis; Chapter 2 From ALPHA to nationalisation; Chapter 3 The decision to intervene; Chapter 4 Invasion and withdrawal; Chapter 5 The Impact of the Crisis; Chapter 6 The debate;

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Anthony Gorst, Lewis Johnman


'A most useful collection of documentary evidence with sensible introductions to each section.' - Dr M Dockrill, King's College, London

'A valuable contribution to the historical research on the Suez crisis as a general survey helpful to everybody studying the subject.' - Archiv orientální