Bibliographical notes on T. E. Lawrence"s Seven pillars of wisdom and Revolt in the desert
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Bibliographical notes on T. E. Lawrence"s Seven pillars of wisdom and Revolt in the desert by T. German-Reed

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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .
Written in English



  • Middle East


  • Lawrence, T. E. 1888-1935. -- Bibliography.,
  • Lawrence, T. E. 1888-1935. -- Bibliography.,
  • Soldiers" writings, English -- Bibliography.,
  • Middle East -- In literature -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1928 ed. published by W. & G. Foyle, London.

Statementby T. German-Reed.
LC ClassificationsZ8491.5 .G37 1978, D568 .G37 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4721596M
ISBN 100849209552
LC Control Number78008711

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A Typescript of an early version of Lawrence of Arabia's classic Seven Pillars of Wisdom, the story of the Arab revolt against the Turks in the First World War, has turned up at a Chichester saleroom. You can read this on the T.E. Lawrence Studies website. An amendment by Lawrence to Chapter 26 on a copy of the Oxford Times proof printing. History of Seven Pillars texts by Jeremy Wilson. In T. E. Lawrence finished work on the third draft of Seven Pillars of Wisdom. The first, written during , had been incomplete when it was stolen. T. E. Lawrence. Raymond Savage The wells at Wejh. Imperial War Museum Ghadir Osman, on the return journey from Ais to Wejh. Imperial War Museum Yenbo, with T. E. Lawrence's house on the right. Imperial War Museum Sgt Perry, A.V.C., Captain Hornby, and Lt Wade, with Colonel Lawrence's Ghazala and foal. Imperial War Museum WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY ROBERT FISK Seven Pillars of Wisdom is an unusual and rich work. It encompasses an account of the Arab Revolt against the Turks during the First World War alongside general Middle Eastern and military history, politics, adventure and drama. It is also a memoir of the soldier known as 'Lawrence of Arabia'.Lawrence is a fascinating and controversial figure and 4/5(32).