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The Resource Blood and sand : Suez, Hungary, and Eisenhower's campaign for peace, Alex Von Tunzelmann

Blood and sand : Suez, Hungary, and Eisenhower's campaign for peace, Alex Von Tunzelmann

Label
Blood and sand : Suez, Hungary, and Eisenhower's campaign for peace
Title
Blood and sand
Title remainder
Suez, Hungary, and Eisenhower's campaign for peace
Statement of responsibility
Alex Von Tunzelmann
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A revelatory popular history that tells the story of the Suez Crisis and the Hungarian Revolution of 1956--a tale of conspiracy and revolutions, spies and terrorists, kidnappings and assassination plots, the fall of the British Empire and the rise of American hegemony under the heroic leadership of President Dwight D. Eisenhower--which shaped the Middle East and Europe we know today"--From dust jacket
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Blood and sand : Suez, Hungary, and Eisenhower's campaign for peace, Alex Von Tunzelmann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 503-509) and index
Contents
" I Want Him Murdered" -- "We Must Keep The Americans Really Frightened" -- The Hammer And Sickle Torn Out -- A Plan On A Cigarette Packet -- Bloody Thursday -- The Two Musketeers -- The Omega Plan -- No Picnic -- "Sandstorms In The Desert" -- Ultimatum -- Perfidious Albion -- "There Is Something The Matter With Him" -- "Love To Nasty" -- "Help The Burglar, Shoot The Householder" -- Reaping The Whirlwind -- "Hit 'Em With Everything In The Bucket" -- Back Down -- "The Curse Of The Pharaohs" -- Fates
Control code
ocn939703938
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 534 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062249241
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Blood and sand : Suez, Hungary, and Eisenhower's campaign for peace, Alex Von Tunzelmann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 503-509) and index
Contents
" I Want Him Murdered" -- "We Must Keep The Americans Really Frightened" -- The Hammer And Sickle Torn Out -- A Plan On A Cigarette Packet -- Bloody Thursday -- The Two Musketeers -- The Omega Plan -- No Picnic -- "Sandstorms In The Desert" -- Ultimatum -- Perfidious Albion -- "There Is Something The Matter With Him" -- "Love To Nasty" -- "Help The Burglar, Shoot The Householder" -- Reaping The Whirlwind -- "Hit 'Em With Everything In The Bucket" -- Back Down -- "The Curse Of The Pharaohs" -- Fates
Control code
ocn939703938
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 534 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062249241
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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