The Battle of Aqaba—and T.E. Lawrence—Shaped the Future of the Middle East

Neil Faulkner explores how a historian's insight impacted the development of the Middle East, in Lawrence of Arabia's War.

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Lawrence of Arabia's War

By Neil Faulkner

Emir Faisal surrounded by advisors including T.E. Lawrene
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  • Emir Faisal (center) at the Paris Peace Conference, accompanied by T.E. Lawrence (third from right) and others.

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Battle of Aqaba, men astride camels in the dessert
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  • A photo taken by T.E. Lawrence in the desert.

    Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons