Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East (Ala Notable Books for Adults)
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Author(s): Scott Anderson,
ISBN-10: 038553292X
ISBN-13: 9780385532921
Published: 2013-08-06
Publisher: Doubleday
Pages: 592
Biographies & Memoirs

A narrative chronicle of World War I’s Arab Revolt explores the pivotal roles of a small group of adventurers and low-level officers who orchestrated a secret effort to control the Middle East, demonstrating how they instigated jihad against British forces, built an elaborate intelligence ring and forged ties to gain valuable oil concessions.

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