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Anwar Sadat

(1918—1981) Egyptian statesman, President 1970–81


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Born to a modest peasant family, Anwar Sadat (1918–1981) rose through the army to play a prominent part in Egyptian political life, first as a key figure in the anti-British ...

Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945) — Social Sciences.


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