The Resource British military operations in Aden and Radfan, by Nick van der Bijl

British military operations in Aden and Radfan, by Nick van der Bijl

Label
British military operations in Aden and Radfan
Title
British military operations in Aden and Radfan
Statement of responsibility
by Nick van der Bijl
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The book examines the military history of Aden Colony from 1839 including the fractious turn of the century Border Commissions with Turkey and the defeat of British forces near Aden by the Turks in 1915. Great Britain successfully defended the base for the rest of The Great War and throughout the Second World War.rnrnThe period after 1945 was one of rising tension as Great Britain drew down its Imperial commitments from the Near and Middle East. Britain's intention to retain a military base in Aden was rejected by Egypt, who, having embarrassed Great Britain during the 1956 Suez Crisis, set ab
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
953.3504
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS247.A25
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
British military operations in Aden and Radfan, by Nick van der Bijl
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedicated; Contents; Foreword; Maps; Chapter 1: The Annexation of Aden; Chapter 2: The Settlement of Aden 1854-1914; Chapter 3: Aden in the First World War; Chapter 4: The Colony of Aden 1919-1945; Chapter 5: Defending the Border 1945-1955; Chapter 6: The Mercenary Operation in Yemen; Chapter 7: Operation Nutcracker; Chapter 8: 'RadForce'; Chapter 9: 39 Brigade in Radfan; Chapter 10: The Rise in Terrorism; Chapter 11: Deterioration in Internal Security, 1965; Chapter 12: The 1966 Defence White Paper; Chapter 13: The Final Year, 1967
  • Chapter 14: 20 June 1967Chapter 15: The Reoccupation of Crater; Chapter 16: Withdrawal; Chapter 17: Conclusion; Appendices (Units Serving in Aden and Radfan); Appendix A: Royal Navy and Royal Marines; Appendix B: Army; Appendix C: RAF; Appendix D: Protectorate and Federal Forces; Appendix E: British and Turkish Forces in South Arabia, 1914-1919; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn895772662
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473843110
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e57c1747-f33a-4891-8bf7-029297e83fa7
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37248467
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)895772662
  • pebc1473843111

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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