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history of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

by MaКјan Abu Nowar

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Published by Published for the Middle East Centre, St. Antony"s College, Oxford in Oxford [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jordan -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMaʼan Abu Nowar.
    SeriesSt. Antony"s Middle East monographs -- no. 21.
    ContributionsSt. Antony"s College (University of Oxford). Middle East Centre.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18931540M
    ISBN 100863721192

    Buy The Birds of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (): NHBS - Ian J Andrews, Ian Andrews (privately published).   On this day 17 years ago, King Abdullah II inherited the throne of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan following the death of his father, King Hussein. The king's passing marked the end of a year reign largely spent steering his young kingdom through ups and downs of the Arab nationalist movements, the Six-Day War and the Cold War.

      Jordan, already home to a large number of Palestinian refugees, has now taken in more Syrian and Iraqi refugees than nearly any other country. As a result, its population has increased drastically, straining some resources. But Jordan is a Hashemite kingdom, . Jordan captured the West Bank during the Arab–Israeli War and the name of the state was changed to The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in Jordan is a founding member of the Arab League and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, and is one of two Arab states to have signed a peace treaty with Israel.

    This is the fourth volume in the series “A History of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.” A former Major‐General in the Jordanian army, diplomat, and politician, the author earned a at Oxford, which was the basis for the first volume, The Creation and Development of Transjordan –Author: Joseph Nevo. The Emirate of Transjordan was founded on Ap , and became the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan upon formal independence from Britain in During his thirty-year reign, King Abdullah presided over the forging of a viable and durable state out of a tribal, nomadic society.


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