The Fadhil Al-Jamali Government in Iraq, 1953–54

@article{Eppel1999TheFA,
  title={The Fadhil Al-Jamali Government in Iraq, 1953–54},
  author={M. Eppel},
  journal={Journal of Contemporary History},
  year={1999},
  volume={34},
  pages={417 - 442}
}
  • M. Eppel
  • Published 1999
  • History
  • Journal of Contemporary History
In July 1958, a group of army officers led by Abd al-Karim Qassem and Abd al-Salam Arif staged a revolution in Iraq which put an end to the Hashemite monarchy and the ruling social class. This revolution was the crest of the radical-nationalist-revolutionary wave which had arisen in the Arab world in the 1950s, and which put an end to the conservative regimes, elites and ruling classes in Egypt, Syria and Iraq, and brought the new socio-political forces to power in those countries. Between 1954… Expand
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