Beyond the reach of empire : Wolseley's failed campaign to save Gordon and Khartoum /

"In the early 1880s Muhammad Ahmed unleashed a spectacularly successful jihadist uprising against Egyptian colonial rule in the Sudan. By the spring of 1884 Cairo had bowed to British pressure to withdraw. This book describes how Major General Charles Gordon was dispatched to evacuate Khartoum...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Snook, Mike.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:London : Frontline Books, 2013.
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