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Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-139
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... 11 Battle of Tel el-Kebir. September 13 Cairo occupied by British troops; Arabi arrested. September 15 Arabi condemned to exile. December 3 Important Figures Viceroys of Egypt Mohammed Ali, 1805 to 1848 Ibrahim Pasha (as Regent), 1848 (four months) Abbas Pasha (grandson of Mohammed Ali), 1848 to 1854...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-140
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... 11 Battle of Tel el-Kebir. September 13 Cairo occupied by British troops; Arabi arrested. September 15 Arabi condemned to exile. December 3 Important Figures Viceroys of Egypt Mohammed Ali, 1805 to 1848 Ibrahim Pasha (as Regent), 1848 (four months) Abbas Pasha (grandson of Mohammed Ali), 1848 to 1854...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-119
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... Chronology of Events 1830 French invade Algeria. 1834 Egyptian-Syrian War. 1842 Spanish Civil War. 1850 Mohammed-Ali dies. Abbas Pasha succeeds him. 1853 Crimean War. 1854 Viceroy approves De Lesseps plan for Suez Canal. Act of Concession granted to De Lesseps. 1855 Lord Palmerston becomes British...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-112
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... envisioned by European genius and accomplished by European technology. Ismail Pasha, the Khedive of Egypt under whose ad- ministration the canal was completed, considered the Suez Canal Egypt s passage to Europe and the modern world. Hans Busch, a Verdi scholar, reports that Pasha proclaimed, My country is...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-123
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... jeopardize his na- tion s autonomy and well-being. Neither Mehemet Ali nor his successor Abbas Pasha approved of the canal project. Abbas Pasha s successor, Moham- med Said Pasha, and his successor, Ismail Pasha, however, eventually em- braced the Frenchman s canal scheme. In 1854 Mohammed Said Pasha granted...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-145
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... the o cers They petition Riaz Pasha Mutiny of Febru- ary 1 Dismissal of the Minister of War Imprudent conduct of the Khedive Conduct of the French Consul-General Increase of discontent in the army Mutiny of September 9 Sir Auckland Colvin Demands of the mutineers Dismissal of the Ministers...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-143
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
...686 The Arabi Uprising Khedives of Egypt Ismail Pasha, 1863 to 1879 Tew k Pasha, 1879 to 1892 Abbas Pasha, 1892 to 1914 British Protectorate proclaimed 17 December 1914 British Agents and Consuls-General to Egypt General Stanton, 1865 to 1876 Lord Vivian, 10 May 1876 to 10 October 1879 Sir Edward...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-146
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... to excite the fears and suspicions of the mutineers. Arábi, in his Circular to the Consuls-General, made special allusion to the intrigues of Yousuf Pasha Kemal, the Khedive s agent, and Ibrahim Aga, the Khedive s Tutunji (Pipe-bearer), who, he said, had been sowing discord National proclivities...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-137
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... claw. In the background, Benjamin Disraeli pays Ismail Pasha, grandson of Mehemet Ali and viceroy of Egypt (1863 1879), for the Egyptian govern- ment s stock in the Suez Canal Company. conversation; but I had forgotten a Frenchman s respect for a Minister. By an e ort which must have permanently...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-117
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... endeavors. Mohammed Said Pasha had been a close associate of his father s, and De Lesseps and Ismail Pasha had been youthful friends. De Lesseps took advantage of this intimacy to convince the Egyptian leaders that they should nancially sup- port his canal plan. He impressed Ismail Pasha with fantastic...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-134
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... Suez Canal: Its Consequences 661 decided at the Egyptian camp, telegraphed to Arabi to do nothing to it, adding the words, Jamais les Anglais n y pénétreraient, jamais, jamais Nev- ertheless, secret orders were given to Mahmoud Pasha Fehmi to prepare everything for the military occupation of the...
Published: 10 December 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... of her jurisdic- tion (this volume, 708). In these terms Arabi Pasha appealed to England s Prime Minister Gladstone on 2 July 1882, just days before the bombardment of Alexandria on 11 July. Arabi, who hailed from an Egyptian fellah, or peas- ant, background to become a colonel in the Egyptian Army...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-157
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... assured he would have given, I had been welcome in all the Haj-road towers occupied by Moorish garrisons, and my life had not been well-nigh lost amongst them later at Medáin Sâlih. I went only to the Kudish Pasha of the Haj, Mohammed Saîd, who two years before had known me a traveller in the Lands beyond...
Published: 10 December 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... feat envisioned by European genius and accomplished by European technology. Ismail Pasha, the Khedive of Egypt under whose ad- ministration the canal was completed, considered the Suez Canal Egypt s passage to Europe and the modern world. Hans Busch, a Verdi scholar, reports that Pasha proclaimed, My...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-152
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
..., threatened the Notables, and told Sultan Pasha he would make his children fatherless and his wife a widow, was the story sent to England when the Chamber demanded the right of voting the Budget. It was hardly neces- sary for the old and childless Sultan Pasha to deny this story altogether when brought to...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-138
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... her jurisdic- tion (this volume, 708). In these terms Arabi Pasha appealed to England s Prime Minister Gladstone on 2 July 1882, just days before the bombardment of Alexandria on 11 July. Arabi, who hailed from an Egyptian fellah, or peas- ant, background to become a colonel in the Egyptian Army...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... Disraeli s narrative analysis. One of the high points of Disraeli s career was his purchase of Isma il Pasha s Suez Canal Company shares in 1875. The shares gave Great Britain majority ownership and control of the Suez Canal; with the prime minister s bold vision and nancial assistance from the Rothschild...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-149
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... result of volunteering for the Red Cross Thus the city developes quietly under Mohammed Ali and his successors one of whom, Said Pasha, is buried here. Attention was rather diverted from her by the cutting of the Suez Canal, and it is not until 1882 that anything of note occurs. She is in this year...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-116
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... enormous. The title of Khedive was granted to Ismail Pasha by the Sultan in 1867, since when it has been used by the latter as his o cial title; the word (pro- nounced as a dissyllable) is derived from Persian Khidiv and means sovereign, it is therefore a more digni ed title than the former one of Vali...
Published: 10 December 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... canal would jeopardize his na- tion s autonomy and well-being. Neither Mehemet Ali nor his successor Abbas Pasha approved of the canal project. Abbas Pasha s successor, Moham- med Said Pasha, and his successor, Ismail Pasha, however, eventually em- braced the Frenchman s canal scheme. In 1854 Mohammed...