Memoirs and Diaries of Muhammad Farid, an Egyptian Nationalist Leader (1868-1919)
|Author: ||Goldschmidt, Arthur|
Annotated translation of the diaries and memoirs of Muhammad Farid, second president of the Egyptian National Party. The first part of the book is Farid's memoirs, the second describes events as they occurred. Muhammad Farid was in exile at the time he wrote, and the later diary-style entries show accurately his activities and the state of the world at the time he was writing. Footnotes and a critical introduction give the historical background and analysis.