The Great War & the Middle East : a strategic study

Johnson, Robert, 1967- author

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  • Creator Rob Johnson
  • Format Books
  • Publication First edition. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016. ©2016
  • Physical Details
    • xviii, 354 pages : illustrations, 7 maps ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 019968328X, 9780199683284
  • OCLC ocn961407713

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Ends and ways: the making of imperial strategy, 1907-14 -- Ways and means: armed forces and decision-making, 1914 -- The strategic defence of Suez and the failure of pan-Islamism, 1914-15 -- Eastern strategy: the Dardanelles and Gallipoli, 1915 -- Strategy of forward defence: Sinai and Palestine, 1915-16 -- The lure of quick victory: the Mesopotamia campaign, 1914-16 -- The decisive battle: the Caucasus and Sarıkamış, 1915-16 -- The Arab Revolt in the Hejaz and Palestine, 1916-17 -- Methodical strategy: Mesopotamia, 1917-18 -- The defeat of the Ottoman Empire, 1918 -- The strategy of negotiation: peacemaking, 1919-23 -- Making strategy in war and peace
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