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The Resource The struggle for Arab independence : Riad el-Solh and the makers of the modern Middle East, Patrick Seale

The struggle for Arab independence : Riad el-Solh and the makers of the modern Middle East, Patrick Seale

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The struggle for Arab independence : Riad el-Solh and the makers of the modern Middle East
Title
The struggle for Arab independence
Title remainder
Riad el-Solh and the makers of the modern Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Seale
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
UKM
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Seale, Patrick
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • El-Solh, Riad
  • Lebanon
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
Label
The struggle for Arab independence : Riad el-Solh and the makers of the modern Middle East, Patrick Seale
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [768]-779) and index
Contents
Grandee of the empire -- An Ottoman childhood -- Education in revolution -- In the shadow of the gallows -- Faysal's false dawn -- Fugitive from the French -- The Great Syrian Revolution -- A hero's return -- Man of the people -- Riad el-Solh, Zionism and the Hajj Amin al-Husayni -- Ben-Gurion and the Arabs -- The making of a Lebanese patriot -- Competing identities : the battle for men's minds -- The politics of the street -- The changing fortunes of war -- Rashid 'Ali and 'Operation Exporter' -- Riad Bey and General Spears -- The electoral challenge -- The compromise of the National Pact -- The decisive battle -- Painful awakening -- Goodbye to the French -- Master of the local scene -- The unwanted war -- The challenge from the revolutionaries -- Murder in Amman
Control code
ocn427678031
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 804 p.
Isbn
9780521191371
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010279114
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports. :
System control number
(OCoLC)427678031
Label
The struggle for Arab independence : Riad el-Solh and the makers of the modern Middle East, Patrick Seale
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [768]-779) and index
Contents
Grandee of the empire -- An Ottoman childhood -- Education in revolution -- In the shadow of the gallows -- Faysal's false dawn -- Fugitive from the French -- The Great Syrian Revolution -- A hero's return -- Man of the people -- Riad el-Solh, Zionism and the Hajj Amin al-Husayni -- Ben-Gurion and the Arabs -- The making of a Lebanese patriot -- Competing identities : the battle for men's minds -- The politics of the street -- The changing fortunes of war -- Rashid 'Ali and 'Operation Exporter' -- Riad Bey and General Spears -- The electoral challenge -- The compromise of the National Pact -- The decisive battle -- Painful awakening -- Goodbye to the French -- Master of the local scene -- The unwanted war -- The challenge from the revolutionaries -- Murder in Amman
Control code
ocn427678031
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 804 p.
Isbn
9780521191371
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010279114
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports. :
System control number
(OCoLC)427678031

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