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Revolt in the Desert

by T. E. Lawrence

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Published by Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: historical,
  • European history: First World War,
  • Land forces & warfare,
  • World history: First World War,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Europe,
  • Islamic countries,
  • Military - World War I,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8756593M
    ISBN 101579124380
    ISBN 109781579124380

    New York: George A. Doran, FIRST EDITION WITH THE DECORATED ENDLEAVES. This is the first publicly issued text of SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM prepared by Lawrence after the private printing of that book and edited by him for the general trade. Jonathan Cape had planned a new edition of REVOLT IN THE DESERT to come out after Lawrence death, but Lawrence’s estate permitted Get this from a library! Revolt in the desert. [T E Lawrence] -- A classic of literature, Revolt in the Desert can be considered one of the most important books of the early twentieth century, Lawrence has become an almost mythical figure thanks in no small part

    Editions for Revolt in the Desert: (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ), Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Great Writers on the Great War: Revolt in the Desert by T. E. Lawrence (, Paperback) at the  › eBay › Books › Nonfiction.

    London: Jonathan Cape, THE SCARCE FIRST EDITION OF THIS IMPORTANT WORK BY LAWRENCE. This is the first publicly issued text of SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM prepared by Lawrence after the private printing of that book and edited by him for the general trade. Jonathan Cape had planned a new edition of REVOLT IN THE DESERT to come out after Lawrence death, but The worst one could say of T.E. Lawrence is that he was an iconic British hero. I won't slather this book review with biographical fodder, but will instead, review said book. In "Revolt in the Desert", Lawrence shows his mastery of language that rivaled the greatest English writers of all  › Books › History › Military › World War I.


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Revolt in the Desert by T. E. Lawrence Download PDF EPUB FB2

Revolt in the Desert, is another account of Lawrence as a liaison Officer between Britain and Arab revolts, In fact what makes me write this review is that I got in touch with the poetic style that Lawrence used to express some psychological feelings.

In reality this book should be picked in Revolt in the Desert Hardcover Book. By T.E. Lawrence. Garden City Publishing Company. Book is in Good Condition, Has Wear Consistent with Age - Please see Pictures. Please add $ shipping in the U.S. only. Email me with any questions. Thanks. Seller Revolt in the Desert itself is a strange, unusual book.

Lawrence participated in the revolt itself, and liased between primarily Feisal and the British authorities. During the campaign, he led forces that were very primitive, primarily Arab irregular cavalry, usually mounted on camels, and the most modern forces, fighting from armored cars and  › Kindle Store › Kindle eBooks › History.

Revolt in the Desert itself is a strange, unusual book. Lawrence participated in the revolt itself, and liased between primarily Feisal and the British authorities. During the campaign, he led forces that were very primitive, primarily Arab irregular cavalry, usually mounted on camels, and the most modern forces, fighting from armored cars and Descrizione.

Revolt in the Desert is an account of the experiences of one remarkable British officer's war from his own perspective, a war of lightning raids, of blown up railway tracks and trains, ambushes and open battles of Arabs against the Ottoman are the Imperial Camel Corps, armoured car squadrons, daring RAF pilots and their aircraft, Ghurkha and Indian infantry and a bevy Thomas's book must be regarded as an important foreword to "Revolt in the Desert." Reading Thomas's book will better ground those readers less familiar with the topical information Lawrence's book assumes a prior knowledge of.

Thomas was a contemporary and, for a time, companion of  › Books › Biographies & Memoirs › Leaders & Notable People. This book, originally written inwas printed for the author and his friends, not for general publication. Lawrence abridged the original work and the present volume is about one-half the size of the original.

Lawrence stated that if he was asked why he had abridged an unsatisfactory book instead of recasting it as a history, he would plead that to do so nice a job in the barracks which Revolt in the Desert was an abridged version of Seven Pillars that he began in and that was published in March in both limited and trade editions.

/title/revolt-in-the-desert/author/lawrence/first-edition. About this Item: Jonathan Cape, third impression printed same month as the first edition, with portrait frontispiece, 15 plates and a folding map printed in red and black, imperial 8vo.

(pp. ), original brown cloth, top edges coloured, others untrimmed Ownership inscription on endpaper, covers slightly used, endpapers lightly browned but a good copy, binding sound and contents ://   Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t1wdm Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library An epic account of the Great War in the Middle East T.

Lawrence-Lawrence of Arabia-needs no introduction. His renowned work about his experiences with King Feisal's Arab army as it fought its campaign to Damascus-The Seven Pillars of Wisdom-has become a classic of twentieth century English literature.

Revolt in the Desert is not a work of literature, or even a history of the ://?pid= FIRST EDITION OF LAWRENCE’S REVOLT IN THE DESERT. LAWRENCE, T.E. Revolt in the Desert.

London: Jonathan Cape, Quarto, original brown cloth, uncut and mostly unopened, original dust jacket. First trade edition, illustrated with 16 portraits and a folding map. Revolt in the Desert, Lawrence’s own abridgement of Seven Pillars of Wisdom An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # GI3N More information about this seller | Contact this seller Revolt in the Desert. Lawrence of Arabia's First-Hand Account of World War I Buy Revolt in the Desert: The Abridged Edition of Seven Pillars of Wisdom abridged edition by T.E.

Lawrence (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on  › Biography › Historical › Britain. Revolt in the Desert by Lawrence, TE and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ://   Revolt in the Desert describes, in Mr.

Lawrence's own words, his military expeditions with the pseudo-military forces of the Arabs under Sherif Feisal, who was a son of Hussein, Grand Sherif of Mecca.

Lawrence and Feisal spent much time together during these campaigns, ranging from Judda in what is now Saudi Arabia, to Damscus, in what is now   Revolt in the Desert is not a work of literature, or even a history of the campaign.

It is an account of the experiences of one remarkable British officer's war from his own perspective. His was a fluid irregular's war of lightning raids, of blown up railway tracks and trains, ambuscade and-towards the end-of open battle as the defeated Ottoman Revolt in the Desert is not a work of literature, or even a history of the campaign.

It is an account of the experiences of one remarkable British officer's war from his own perspective. His was a fluid irregular's war of lightning raids, of blown up railway tracks and trains, ambuscade and-towards the end-of open battle as the defeated Ottoman  › Biography › War & Espionage › World War I.

Melbourne/New York: George J. Hicks & Co./Doubleday Doran, First Australian Edition. This book is not listed in any of Philip M.

O’Brien’s three bibliographies of T.E. Lawrence. Australian publisher, George J. Hicks, made a deal with American publisher, Doubleday Doran, to release Revolt In the Desert Revolt continued to sell well, however, both in the United States and in translation" (Wilson [], pp. Lawrence was characteristically of two minds about the book: dismissive of the text, which he viewed as an embarrassment to himself, and yet attentive to the critical response.

Satisfactory copy of the first American edition (trade. Other articles where Revolt in the Desert is discussed: T.E. Lawrence: Major literary works: edition of a ,word abridgment, Revolt in the Desert. By the time it was released in Marchhe was at a base in India, remote from the publicity both editions generated; yet the limelight sought him out.

Unfounded rumours of his involvement as a spy in Central Asia and Revolt in the Desert, Lawrence's own abridgement of Seven Pillars of Wisdom, achieved immediate popular success.

"Lawrence had lavished the finest materials and spared no expense in publication of the Seven Pillars of Wisdom. In doing so costs for production of the book ballooned from his first estimate of £ to £13,The Arab Revolt ofwhen the disparate tribes of Arabia rose up as one great force to defeat an empire, was one of the most turbulent periods in the history of the Middle East and a pivotal element of the Middle Eastern arena of World War I.

It sounded the death knell for the Ottoman Empire and paved the way for a new colonial power in the region - the British. It was T.E. Lawrence