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This is a very informative book that is well written and easy to read.
Lawrence in Arabia by Scott Anderson This book is more about folly, deceit and the making of the modern Middle East with T.E. Lawrence the narrator.
What I thought was well done about this book is that Mr. Anderson takes the time to truly describe these individuals to the reader.
Brilliantly written history of how the Middle East was transformed through scheming, inertia, treachery, incompetence, heroism, and the needless deaths of millions in WW1. Read morePublished 2 days ago by trapezoid
Anderson does a remarkable job of folding much history of the conflict in the Middle East in World War I in with the sometimes intriguing and sometimes discouraging account of T. Read morePublished 3 days ago by David McMaster
the best non fiction book I have read in ages and I teach history... I learned things about the Middle East and Lawrence and others fascinating merging of both sidesPublished 4 days ago by Thomas M. Marsh
Incredible story of WWI. More than the whitewashed myth of Lawrence we grew up with in the film "Lawrence of Arabia," Anderson tells a rich tale of Lawrence and his key... Read morePublished 4 days ago by M. Stoneman
My husband and I both read this book and loved it. Anderson tells the Middle East history in a way that is easy to understand and enjoyable to read. Read morePublished 5 days ago by dw
Historians continue to debate whether history creates great men* (*great as in "significant," for good or evil) or great men create history. The story of T.E. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Jeanette Thomas
This book does an incredible job revealing the history of what we now know as the modern Middle East. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Jeff
What a life, what a man. This book provides insights into the man Lawrence was, both hero and demon. Read morePublished 7 days ago by guesna
Could not stop reading this book. In addition to T.E. Lawrence, the author describes events that led to the mess that the Middle East is experiencing today. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Richard Kennedy