Thomas Edward Lawrence arrived in the Arabian port city of Jeddah early on the morning of October 16, 1916. Four months earlier, the Arab ruler of Mecca had started a rebellion against the Ottoman Empire. Lawrence, an Oxford-trained archaeologist...
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