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Author Neff, Donald, 1930- author

Title Warriors at Suez : Eisenhower takes America into the Middle East / Donald Neff
Published New York : Linden Press/Simon and Schuster, 1981

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Description 479 pages, 32 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Cast of characters -- Prologue -- Part One: The fuse -- Attackers will not go away unpunished / Ben Gurion -- Helpless and utterly depressed / Sharett -- Where is dignity? / Nasser -- It could lead to war / Dulles -- Reduced to derision / Eban -- Part Two: The spark -- Let us compete/ Khrushchev -- Without the United States, Britain is alone / Churchill -- I was a victim myself / Mollet -- We had no interest in old fashion domination / Lloyd -- I prefer Arabs to Jews / Eden -- We have decided to fight / Peres -- Nasser soon must take vigorous steps / Byroade -- Weaken Nasser / Eisenhower -- Part Three: The explosion -- Israelis have something to lose / Hammarskjold -- We'll be plastered as assassins and baby killers / Mountbatten -- Eden is looking for a pretext / Pineau -- An opportunity to settle accounts / Dayan -- Ugly and unsmiling / Lodge -- The law of the jungle has been invoked / Gaitskell -- We have these socialists to lick / Humphrey -- Epilogue
Summary Drawing on numerous, previously unexplored sources, this account of the Suez Canal crisis draws vivid portraits of the leaders involved--Eisenhower, Eden, Ben-Gurion, Mollet, Khrushchev, and Nasser--and analyzes its background and causes
History of "the Suez Crisis of 1956."
Analysis Egypt - History - Intervention, 1956
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 458-461) and index
Subject Egypt -- Foreign relations -- 20th century.
Egypt -- History -- 20th century.
Egypt -- History -- Intervention, 1956.
Egypt -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Middle East -- History -- 20th century.
Suez Canal (Egypt) -- History -- 20th century.
LC no. 81008465
ISBN 0671410105
9780671410100
Other Titles Eisenhower takes America into the Middle East