|Title||Letter from FW Oliver, Dar el Nabati, to EJ Russell |
|Date||19 August 1944|
|Description||Commenting on his life in the desert and also on the Second World War.|
"From 1929 until 1935 Oliver was professor at Cairo University. In the latter year he went to live on the edge of the desert and studied the changing aspects of its vegetation. He returned finally to England in 1950". (From the Oxford Dictonary of National Biography).
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|NA1753||Oliver; Francis Wall (1864 - 1951)||1864 - 1951|
|NA1731||Russell; Sir; Edward John (1872 - 1965)||1872 - 1965|