Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 November 2009

472 Pages | 2 maps

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199734801

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Spies in Arabia

The Great War and the Cultural Foundations of Britain's Covert Empire in the Middle East

Priya Satia

  • The first comprehensive cultural history of the intelligence-gathering, surveillance, and military tactics used by the British in the Middle East
  • A new cultural-historical interpretation of the British state in the first part of the twentieth century