Chloe Bordewich is a writer and researcher focused on the history of information and the politics of historical narrative in the Arab world. She holds a Ph.D. in history and Middle Eastern studies from Harvard University and is currently a postdoctoral fellow at Boston University’s Center for Antiracist Research.
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In the months after the 1948 war, the story of a regime undone by its own dysfunctional weapons began to permeate Egyptian popular culture. Four years later, this separation between the army and the political establishment was so solidified that it paved the way for the July Revolution.