P463 ORACLE 463 Sun 5 May C4 2020:56  END OF 3/5  EMPIRE  BOOKLIST IRAN The Political Economy of Modern Iran Homa KATOUZIAN Best short history of Britain's role £20.00 Macmillan, 1981 Something Ventured C M WOODHOUSE Autobiography of man in charge of the toppling of PM M. Mussadeq £12.50 Granada, 1982 The English Amongst The Persians, 1787-1921 Sir Denis '$JGHT Diary extracts of Sir Edmund Ironside, proving involvement in 1921 coup d'etat Heinemann, 1977  More in a moment 
P463 ORACLE 463 Sun 5 May C4 2020:10  END OF 1/5  EMPIRE  BOOKLIST CYPRUS The Cyprus Revolt Nancy CRAWSHAW Full and fair journalist's account £16.00 Allen & Unwin, 1978 Bitter Lemons Lawrence DURRELL Hilarious and revealing novel of Cypriot life £3.50/£2.95 Faber & Faber, 1957 The Memoirs of General Grivas George GRIVAS (ed Foley) The story of the leader of the EOKA fighters. One-sided but remarkable historical record. Longman, 1964  More in a moment 
P463 ORACLE 463 Sun 5 May C4 2020:23  END OF 2/5  EMPIRE  BOOKLIST PALESTINE Dispossessed - the Palestinians 1917-80 David GILMOUR Eloquent statement of the Palastinian case. £12.50 Sidgwick & Jackson, 1980 £2.95 Sphere, 1982 Begin E SILVER Excellent biography of the Jewish terrorist leader who became Israel's PM £12.50 'fidenfeld & Nicolson,P0884 Crossroads To Israel Christopher SYKES Charming, knowledgable history Mentor, 1967  More in a moment 
P463 ORACLE 463 Sun 5 May C4 2021:42  END OF 5/5  EMPIRE  BOOKLIST ADEN Arabia Without Sultans Fred HALLIDAY The only —tthor to show understanding of the NLF movement £1.95 Penguin, 1974 Arabia, the Gulf & the 'jst J B KELLY Scholarly but imperially prejudiced £15 00 Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1980 Shifting Sands David LEDGER Good, clear account of final years in Aden, by former army intelligence and political officer £13.95 Peninsular, 1983  Africa 464 
P463 ORACLE 463 Sun 5 May C4 2021:10  END OF 4/5  EMPIRE  BOOKLIST EGYPT A Woman Of Cairo Noel BARBER Average novel, but conveys BritishM Egypt relations 1920s-50s very well £9.95 Hodder & Stoughton,00:85 The Killearn Diaries Lord KILLEARN Edited diary of ambassador who ordered Faro1a to change his PM or abdicate Sidgwick & Jackson, 1972 No End Of A Lesson Anthony NUTTING Masterpiece on the Suez crisis by Minister close to Eden who resigned when his government used force £2.50 Constable, 1967  More in a moment 