The Road to Tahrir Square

    The Road to Tahrir Square

    Egypt and the United States from the Rise of Nasser to the

    Lloyd C Gardner

    Saqi 2011

    Paperback 240pp

    9780863568756   Product Code: 16870

    When protestors filled Cairo's Tahrir Square in January 2011 to demand the removal of President Hosni Mubarak, the politics of the region changed overnight, with profound implications for his chief sponsor - the United States. Making full use of available records, including the controversial WikiLeaks, this revealing study demonstrates how, through aid, military assistance and CIA manipulation, the US has attempted to shape Egyptian politics for half a century.

    publ £12.99     was £4.99 sale price £2.50 Qty:  last copy!