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Lawrence of Arabia : leadership, strategy, conflict / David Murphy ; illustrated by Giuseppe Rava.

Author/Creator:
Murphy, David (David James), 1968- author.
Publication:
Oxford, England ; New York, New York : Osprey Publishing, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (140 p.)
Series:
Command (Oxford, England) ; 19.
Command ; 19
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Subjects:
Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward), 1888-1935 -- Military leadership.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Middle East.
Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Middle East -- History -- 1914-1923.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Thomas Edward Lawrence, more popularly known as Lawrence of Arabia, is remembered today more for his immortalization on stage and screen rather than for his dramatic exploits in the Middle East during the First World War. This book shines a light on his military achievements, his major campaigns and the impact that his influence had on shaping the war in the Middle East. Lawrence quickly rose to prominence following the outbreak of the Arab Revolt in 1916. His skills in Arab languages helped him co-ordinate Navy support in an effort to regain captured coastal ports, whilst gathering widespr
Contents:
Cover; Title; Contents; Introduction; The early years; The military life; The hour of destiny; Opposing commanders; Inside the mind; When war is done; A life in words; Further reading; Imprint
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Rava, Giuseppe, 1963- illustrator.
ISBN:
1-84908-369-X
1-84908-824-1
OCLC:
881163889