1st Edition

Britain, the Hashemites and Arab Rule
The Sherifian Solution

ISBN 9781138883970
Published April 10, 2015 by Routledge
392 Pages

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Book Description

Timothy Paris examines Winston Churchill's involvement in the struggle for power in a number of Middle Eastern countries between 1920 and 1925. His study traces the development of the Sherifian policy, a policy that was devised by the British.

Table of Contents

1. Britain and the Hashemites, 1914-1919: An Overview  2. "An Amir Such As We Desire" - Faisal for Mesopotamia: The "Parallelism Exact"  3. Sunny Jim: "Fait accompli" 1920-21  4. "A Pampered and Querulous Nuisance" - King Husain and the Failure of the Sherifian Solution in the Hijaz: The Deterioration of the Foreign Office's "Husain Policy", 1919-21

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