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8 edition of On to Suez! found in the catalog.

On to Suez!

The story of De Lesseps and the canal

by Francis E. Benz

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Published by Dodd, Mead and company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lesseps, Ferdinand Marie, -- vicomte de, -- 1805-1894,
  • Suez Canal (Egypt)

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers.

    Statementby Francis E. Benz; illustrated by Victor J. Dowling.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA140.L6 B4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi p., 2 l., 238 p.
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22899947M
    LC Control Number39032242

    The Suez Canal is the man-made feature most easily spotted from space. 3. 8, kilometres saved. Via the Suez Canal • 6, nautical miles (12, km) • 14 days. London. Suez Canal. Arabian Gulf. Cape of Good Hope. Around Africa • 11, nautical miles (20, km) • 24 days • Previous owner has put their name on the title page and pre fep, which is also has the top of the page cut to the corner. Inside the book is clean and contains black & white illustrations. A splendid account of the adventures of a medical officer in Cyprus and Suez. Seller Ref: M Seller Inventory #

    The nationalization of the Suez Canal in triggered one of the gravest international crises since the Second World War. The fiftieth anniversary of the Suez crisis in presented an ideal opportunity to revisit and reassess this seminal episode in post-war history. Although much has been written on Suez, this study provides fresh perspectives by reflecting the latest research from ?id=XFarrEQJGhEC.   The diaries of Anthony Eden's private secretary during Eden's stint as Foreign Secretary in Winston Churchill's 50's government. These diaries cover the period through (when Shuckburgh was private secretary) and the following two years when he left that post to become undersecretary in charge of Middle East Affairs. Although the title suggests a documentary study of the Suez

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On to Suez! by Francis E. Benz Download PDF EPUB FB2

During the day the waters of the Suez Canal are green, and seem faintly stagnant. Often clouds of mud appear in the ship’s wake as it slides cautiously along. According to the charts, the average depth of the Canal is between 35 and 40 feet.

The Suez Canal was opened inand is Print book: Juvenile audience: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Lesseps, Ferdinand de, -- Suez Canal (Egypt) -- History -- Juvenile literature. Egypt -- Suez Canal.

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