The Eyes of the World Are Upon You:” International Organizations and the Suez Crisis
West Point Press
"Gamal Abdel Nasser savored the moment: it is 26 July 1956 and he has just announced the nationalization of the Suez Canal. The thousands packed into Alexandria’s Mohammed Ali Square are ecstatic.1 This bold and highly contingent decision marked the beginning of the Suez Crisis, a complex mixture of war and diplomacy that tested the 1950s international system. Despite intense disagreement and violence, the crisis eventually reached..."
Bruess-Burgess, Asa. ““The Eyes of the World Are Upon You:” International Organizations and the Suez Crisis.”” West Point Undergraduate Historical Review. Volume 12 (Spring 2022): 67-111.