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Naguib, seated on the edge of his bed in front of a tall window, reading a newspaper.

Major General Mohamed Naguib, leader of the coup that overthrew King Farouk, scans the major Egyptian newspapers, as well as those of Paris, London and New York, at dawn. Cairo, Egypt, 1952.

Title derived from Yankee Nomad, p. 334.