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Afterthoughts and Aftermaths

Robert Holland

in Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus, 1954-1959

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205388
eISBN:
9780191676604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205388.003.0012
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the aftermath of the Cyprus revolt against British colonial rule. The active struggle between the British and the Ethnikí Orgánosis Kipriakoú Agónos (EOKA) officially ended in ... More


Matters of Honour, 6 April–4 October 1957

Robert Holland

in Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus, 1954-1959

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205388
eISBN:
9780191676604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205388.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the problems British governor to Cyprus John Harding had in dealing with issues regarding Bishop Makarios and Ethnikí Orgánosis Kipriakoú Agónos (EOKA) leader Georgios Grivas. ... More


The Dynamics of Radicalization: A Relational and Comparative Perspective

Eitan Y. Alimi, Lorenzo Bosi, and Chares Demetriou

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199937707
eISBN:
9780190236601
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937707.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Social Movements and Social Change

This book advances a theoretical synthesis to explaining radicalization. Treating radicalization as a process along which a member organization of a broad social movement shifts from predominantly ... More


Securing the base: fighting EOKA terrorists in Cyprus

Aaron Edwards

in Defending the realm: The politics of Britains small wars since 1945

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719084416
eISBN:
9781781704738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084416.003.0005
Subject:
History, Social History

British military intervention in Cyprus reached a crescendo in the major counter-insurgency campaign fought by the island's Security Forces between 1955 and 1959. The terrorist group EOKA, led by ... More


Fighting EOKA: The British Counter–Insurgency Campaign on Cyprus, 1955-1959

David French

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198729341
eISBN:
9780191796234
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729341.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Drawing upon a wide range of unpublished sources, including files from the recently released Foreign and Commonwealth Office ‘migrated archive’, this book is the first fully researched account of the ... More


Conclusion

David French

in Fighting EOKA: The British Counter–Insurgency Campaign on Cyprus, 1955-1959

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198729341
eISBN:
9780191796234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729341.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This security forces were able to prevent EOKA from achieving Enosis because in every arena where the insurgency was conducted, the British took effective counter-measures. In the spring of 1957 and ... More


Makarios, Grivas, and EOKA

David French

in Fighting EOKA: The British Counter–Insurgency Campaign on Cyprus, 1955-1959

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198729341
eISBN:
9780191796234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729341.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter explains the ways in which Archbishop Makarios III and Colonel George Grivas worked together to create EOKA, the Greek Cypriot paramilitary organisation which, beginning in April 1955, ... More


‘The Nazi Methods of Hitler’: EOKA’s Counter-narrative

David French

in Fighting EOKA: The British Counter–Insurgency Campaign on Cyprus, 1955-1959

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198729341
eISBN:
9780191796234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729341.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter explores how EOKA and its allies in Greece mounted a propaganda campaign intended to undermine the legitimacy of the British administration on the island by claiming that their behaviour ... More


Stalemate: The Macmillan Plan and the Zurich and London Agreements

David French

in Fighting EOKA: The British Counter–Insurgency Campaign on Cyprus, 1955-1959

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198729341
eISBN:
9780191796234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729341.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In September 1958 EOKA resumed its offensive operations against the security forces in a last-ditch attempt to prevent the implementation of the Macmillan plan and the possible partition of the ... More


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