Lion of Jordan; The Life of King Hussein in War and Peace

@article{Shlaim2007LionOJ,
  title={Lion of Jordan; The Life of King Hussein in War and Peace},
  author={Avi Shlaim},
  journal={Middle Eastern Studies},
  year={2007},
  volume={44},
  pages={822 - 826}
}
  • Avi Shlaim
  • Published 2007
  • History
  • Middle Eastern Studies
Avi Shlaim's "Lion of Jordan: The Life of King Hussein in War and Peace" is the first major account one of the most important figures in the turbulent history of the Middle East. Peace-broker, statesman, charismatic ruler and master of realpolitik, Hussein of Jordan was one of the dominant figures in Middle Eastern politics, its most continuous presence, and one of the most consistent proponents of peace with Israel. For over forty years he was at the eye of the storm in the region, constantly… Expand

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The Debate about 1948