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The Great powers in the Middle East, 1919-1939
Perhaps the most critical period in the development of modern Middle Eartern politics occurred between the two world wars. Britain and France vied for influence and control in the region by makingExpand
King Hussein and the Challenge of Arab Radicalism: Jordan, 1955-1967
When the young Hussein became the King of Jordan in 1953 he represented the socially conservative, pre-Western Jordanian state, and seemed a frail reed against the rising forces of pan-ArabExpand
Introduction: Transjordan, 1920-1949
Handicapped persons in the transport system
Beginnings of an Alawi Leader
The political confrontation of summer 1924 in Transjordan
In October 1922 the British Government regulated the status of Transjordan under the mandate by agreeing to the following 'Assurance': 'Subject to the approval of the League of Nations, HBM'sExpand