The Mahdi of Sudan and the Death of General Gordon

by Fergus Nicoll

The Mahdi of Sudan and the Death of General Gordon Synopsis

On 25 January 1885, a Sudanese Islamic revolutionary army entered Khartoum. The slaughter continued from dawn until noon and involved the beheading of British officer General Charles Gordon

Book Information

ISBN: 9780750932998
Publication date: 19th May 2005
Author: Fergus Nicoll
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 256 pages
Categories: African history, Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900, Biography: historical, political & military,

About Fergus Nicoll

Fergus Nicoll is a freelance current affairs journalist and presenter., working for the BBC World Service and CNN and as media consultant for a UK security firm.

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