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  1. The Jewish Exodus from Iraq, 1948-1951

    By Moshe Gat

    In this study, Moshe Gat details how the immigration of the Jews from Iraq in effect marked the eradication of one of the oldest and most deeply-rooted Diaspora communities. He provides a background to these events and argues that both Iraqi discrimination and the actions of the Zionist underground...

    Published March 31st 1997 by Routledge

  2. Futile Diplomacy

    The United Nations, the Great Powers and Middle East Peacemaking 1948-1954

    By Neil Caplan

    These two volumes provide a careful and balanced behind-the-scenes account of the intricate diplomatic activity of the period between the first and second Arab-Israeli wars. Exploiting a range of available archive sources as well as extensive secondary sources, they provide an authoritative...

    Published March 30th 1997 by Routledge

  3. The Middle East Oil Decade and Beyond

    By Gad G. Gilbar

    This study of fundamental aspects of the oil decade examines the influence of oil production, export and revenues on domestic, regional and international relations. It highlights the expansion of higher education in the Arab world, and the increase in demand for industrial and consumer goods....

    Published January 30th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Population Dilemmas in the Middle East

    By Gad G. Gilbar

    This study provides a general outline of Palestinian population growth between 1948 and 1987 and then focuses on the town of Nablus for a detailed analysis of the main aspects of Palestinian migration and high rates of natural increase. The author shows how the recession that struck the Arab oil...

    Published January 30th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Jewish-Transjordanian Relations 1921-1948

    Alliance of Bars Sinister

    By Yoav Gelber

    Yoav Gelber traces the relation between the stae of Israel and the Hashemite dynasty of Transjordan by focusing on the connection between the two regions from as early as 1921 when Abdullah first appeared on the scene, and by using Jewish sources as well as British records....

    Published December 31st 1996 by Routledge

  6. Islamic Endowments in Jerusalem Under British Mandate

    By Yitzhak Reiter

    Yitzhak Reiter presents a picture of the role of Islam in mandatory Jerusalem through the resources of the Waqf. The prevalent image of institutionalized corruption within the Waqf system is not completely supported by the findings of the study....

    Published October 31st 1996 by Routledge

  7. Anwar Sadat

    Visionary Who Dared

    By Joseph Finklestone, Joseph Finklestone Obe

    Anwar Sadat's life was shaped by Egypt's national struggle and the conflict between the Arab world and Israel. This biography charts his progress from fanatical nationalist to President of Egypt, and from world statesman to tragic hero, who gave his life in the cause of peace....

    Published June 29th 1996 by Routledge

  8. The Palestinian Entity 1959-1974

    Arab Politics and the PLO

    By Moshe Shemesh

    This book traces the development of the Palestinian national movement, especially in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, between 1968 and 1974 under the leadership of the Fatah which has become the PLO's backbone....

    Published June 29th 1996 by Routledge

  9. The Great Powers and the End of the Ottoman Empire

    Edited by Marian Kent

    How far was the end of the Ottoman Empire the result of Great Power imperialism and how far the result of structural weaknesses within the Empire itself? These studies of the foreign policy of each of the Great Powers and the Ottoman Empire examine these fundamental issues....

    Published May 30th 1996 by Routledge

  10. Between War and Peace

    Dilemmas of Israeli Security

    Edited by Efraim Karsh

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    Strategists assess the opportunities confronting Israel at the century's end and offer solutions to such issues as the economic consequences of peace for security, implications of the new world order for Israel's strategic interests, Israel's nuclear weapons and a future Middle Eastern battlefield....

    Published April 29th 1996 by Routledge