WAR ON THE NILE: BRITAIN, EGYPT AND THE SUDAN, 1882-1898.

By: Barthorp, Michael.

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190 pp, large 8vo (9 5/8" H), soft cover. ISBN 0713718587 B&w photographs, reproductions, maps/battle plans. "Britain's continual military involvement in Egypt and the Sudan to protect British 'interest' and the Suez Canal is a compelling story o f gruelling desert campaigns led by such famous Victorian generals as Wolseley, Gordon and Kitchener against the charismatic Mahdi and the Khalifa." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - small soft crease a t t o p o f rear cover, minor edge wear, very light rubbing, two small soft corner creases. Very Good

Title: WAR ON THE NILE: BRITAIN, EGYPT AND THE SUDAN, 1882-1898.

Author Name: Barthorp, Michael.

Categories: Military - Victorian Era,

Publisher: Blandford, Poole, 1984.:

Seller ID: 24207

Keywords: Egypt, British occupation, Sudan, Arabi, Wolseley, Mahdi, Mahdist, Suakin, Atbara, Kitchener, Gordon, Berber, Cairo, Camel Corps, Desert Column, Dervishes, Dongola, Gladstone, Gunboats, Khalifa Abdullah, Khartoum, Omdurman, Royal Navy, Osman Digna, ,