Retrieved August 12, from Encyclopedia. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list. Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia. Thomas Edward — Lawrence of Arabia British soldier.
He joined the army in World War I , and in became a leader of the Arab revolt against the Turks. He proved a successful guerrilla commander, leading Arab forces into Damascus , Syria , in October He published his remarkable account of the Arab revolt, The Seven Pillars of Wisdom , privately in Learn more about citation styles Citation styles Encyclopedia.
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Comments about Thaw by Edward Thomas. Maria Barbara Korynt Report Reply. Read all comments. Hogarth , he acquired a demyship travelling fellowship from Magdalen College and joined an expedition excavating the Hittite settlement of Carchemish on the Euphrates, working there from to , first under Hogarth and then under Sir Leonard Woolley , and using his free time to travel on his own and get to know the language and the people.
Early in he and Woolley, and Capt. Newcombe, explored northern Sinai, on the Turkish frontier east of Suez. Supposedly a scientific expedition, and in fact sponsored by the Palestine Exploration Fund, it was more a map-making reconnaissance from Gaza to Aqaba , destined to be of almost immediate strategic value. The cover study was nevertheless of authentic scholarly significance; written by Lawrence and Woolley together, it was published as The Wilderness of Zin in The month the war began, Lawrence became a civilian employee of the Map Department of the War Office in London, charged with preparing a militarily useful map of Sinai.
By December he was a lieutenant in Cairo. Experts on Arab affairs—especially those who had travelled in the Turkish-held Arab lands—were rare, and he was assigned to intelligence, where he spent more than a year, mostly interviewing prisoners, drawing maps, receiving and processing data from agents behind enemy lines, and producing a handbook on the Turkish Army.
When in mid his brothers Will and Frank were killed in action in France, T. Image: 12 TEL. Image: 13 TEL. Audio Clip 6. Image: 14a TEL.
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