By Alex von Tunzelmann
Blood and Sand tells this tale hour via hour, with a desirable solid of characters together with Gamal Abdel Nasser, Anthony Eden, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Nikita Khrushchev, Christian Pineau, Imre Nagy and David Ben-Gurion. it's a story of conspiracy and revolutions, spies and terrorists, kidnappings and assassination plots, the autumn of the British Empire and the increase of yankee hegemony. Blood and Sand is vital to our knowing of the trendy center East and resonates powerfully with the issues of oil regulate, non secular fundamentalism and overseas harmony that face the realm today.
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Blood and Sand: Suez, Hungary and the Crisis That Shook the World by Alex von Tunzelmann