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John T. Ducker

John Ducker was in the British Overseas Civil Service in Aden and the Protectorate from 1960 to 1967, then moved to the World Bank.

Peter Hinchcliffe is an Honorary Fellow of Edinburgh University where he teaches Middle East History and Politics. He was with the British Overseas Civil Service in Aden and the Federation of South Arabia which provides the background to and inspiration for Without Glory in Arabia. His other publications include Jordan: A Hashemite Legacy, Conflicts in the Middle East since 1945.

Maria Holt is a Research Fellow in the Centre for the Study of Democracy, University of Westminster.


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Without Glory in Arabia
The British Retreat from Aden

I.B. Tauris
"So we left without glory but without disaster" - Sir Humphrey Trevelyan, the last High Commissioner of the Federation of South Arabia In 1967, 139 years...
John T. Ducker

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