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- DescriptionWhen Sir Eldon Gorst succeeded Lord Cromer as Agent and Consul-General in Cairo in 1907, Britain effectively ruled Egypt and Sudan. The period Gorst spent in Egypt was critical in shaping Africa's history. This book offers an assessment of his contribution and argues that his was an honourable attempt to share government with the Egyptian people.
- Author BiographyArchie Hunter was educated at Sherborne School and Clare College, Cambridge, before being called to the Bar. His career encompassed the Colonial Administrative Service in northern Nigeria, the International Commission of Jurists in Geneva and the Ministry of Defence. He is the author of Kitchener's Sword Arm: The Life and Campaigns of General Sir Archbald Hunter, A Life of Sir John Eldon Gorst: Disraeli's Awkward Disciple and Wellington's Scapegoat: The Tragedy of Lieutenant Colonel Charles Bevan. He is Sir Eldon Gorst's great-nephew.
- Author(s)Archie Hunter
- PublisherI.B.Tauris & Co Ltd.
- Date of Publication29/06/2007
- GenreBiography: Historical, Political & Military
- Series TitleInternational Library of Colonial History
- Series Part/Volume Numberv. 7
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- Content NoteIllustrations
- Weight603 g
- Width156 mm
- Height234 mm
- Spine28 mm
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