Lawrence of Arabia: The Authorised Biography of T. E. Lawrence

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Lawrence of Arabia: The Authorised Biography of T. E. Lawrence
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U.S. edition (Atheneum)
Author Jeremy Wilson
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Genre Biography
Publisher William Heinemann
Publication date
1989
Media type Hardcover
Pages 1188
ISBN 978-0-434-87235-0
OCLC 21972900
940.4/15/092 B 20
LC Class D568.4.L45 W55 1989

Lawrence of Arabia: The Authorised Biography of T. E. Lawrence is a book by Jeremy Wilson about the noted historic figure T. E. Lawrence ("Lawrence of Arabia"),[1] who helped lead the Arab Revolt against the Ottoman Empire during World War I. It was published in 1989, first by William Heinemann Ltd., London, then in the United States by Atheneum, New York.

Michael Coren in the Toronto Star described this as "an unremarkable book",[2] but it was named as one of the 14 best books of 1990 by The New York Times.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ White, Jon Manchip (17 June 1990). "The Legendary T.E. Lawrence: Enigmatic, Warped Hero". Chicago Tribune. p. 6. Retrieved 31 August 2012. 
  2. ^ Coren, Michael (17 February 1990). "Actually, the movie's better". Toronto Star. p. M17. Retrieved 31 August 2012. 
  3. ^ "Editors' Choice: The Best Books of 1990". The New York Times. 2 December 1990. Retrieved 30 August 2012. 

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