Britain and Suez
The Lion's Last RoarBook - 1996
The Suez War in 1956 marked the end of the British Empire, with the government of Anthony Eden forced into a ceasefire as it tried to seize the Suez Canal and overthrow the Egyptian government. Historians since have tried to understand the causes of the war and the reasons for British failure.
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA and Canada by St. Martin's Press, 1996.
Characteristics: xii, 139 pages ;,22 cm.