Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • Modern Jordan book cover

    Modern Jordan

    By Judge Gerald Sparrow

    This book, first published in 1961, covers the whole range of the Hashemite kingdom, its king, its government, the people, the land, industry, the armed forces and the rich history of the country. The aim of this book is to present a living picture of a live and virile people linked by language,…

    Hardback – 2017-05-25
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    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • Routledge Library Editions: Jordan book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

    Edited by Various

    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan brings together some key works in the study of this strategically vital country. Widely regarded as a rare country of calm in a turbulent region, these classic titles provide an essential reference to the in-depth study of Jordan and its particular status in the…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • On Both Banks of the Jordan: A Political Biography of Wasfi al-Tall book cover

    On Both Banks of the Jordan

    A Political Biography of Wasfi al-Tall

    By Asher Susser

    To a large extent the history of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has been shaped by the interaction between Jordan and Palestine and between Jordanians and Palestinians. This book, first published in 1994, discusses this relationship during one of its most critical phases, through the prism of the…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28
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  • The Palestinian Refugees in Jordan 1948-1957 book cover

    The Palestinian Refugees in Jordan 1948-1957

    By Avi Plascov

    There is perhaps no aspect of the Arab-Israeli conflict that is more complex and more emotionally charged than the problem of the Palestinian refugees. The atmosphere surrounding the discussion has led to confusion, so that the facts have become unclear and the problems more difficult to treat.…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28
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  • Politics and the Military in Jordan: A Study of the Arab Legion, 1921-1957 book cover

    Politics and the Military in Jordan

    A Study of the Arab Legion, 1921-1957

    By P.J. Vatikiotis

    Amidst the turmoil in the Middle East, Jordan has presented a striking example of relative stability, and in this study, first published in 1967, Professor Vatikiotis sets out to show just how far Jordan’s stability depends on its army. The Jordan Arab Army, for long better known as the Arab Legion…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan