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Struggle for Independence 1939-1947: A History of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Maan Abu Nowar

Struggle for Independence 1939-1947: A History of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Maan Abu Nowar

Published January 1st 2001
ISBN : 9780863722837
Hardcover
376 pages
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Written by a former deputy prime minister of Jordan and one-time general in the Arab Legion, this book examines the history of this country between the years 1939 and 1947, a vital period in the development of the Amirate of Transjordan. Setting theMoreWritten by a former deputy prime minister of Jordan and one-time general in the Arab Legion, this book examines the history of this country between the years 1939 and 1947, a vital period in the development of the Amirate of Transjordan. Setting the scene with discussions of the political, economic and social conditions and the countrys relation s with neighbouring states, Maan Abu Nowar focuses primarily on the impact of the Second World War and recounts those Anglo-Jordanian relations which led to the termination of the British mandate in 1946 and the founding of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.