Collusion Across the Jordan: King Abdullah, the Zionist Movement and the Partition of Palestine

Front Cover
Clarendon, 1988 - Arab-Israeli conflict - 676 pages
0 Reviews
Reviews aren't verified, but Google checks for and removes fake content when it's identified
This book is an account of the highly secret relationship between Abdullah, the Hashemite ruler of Jordan, and the Zionist movement. Spanning three decades, from the appointment of Abdullah as Emir in 1921 to his assassination in 1951, this work focuses on the clandestine diplomacy and the political and military processes which determined the fate of Palestine between 1947 and 1950, and which left the Palestinian Arabs without a homeland.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Introduction I
A Falcon Trapped in a Canarys Cage
The HashemiteZionist Connection

21 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1988)

Avi Shlaim is professor of international relations at St. Antony's College, Oxford University.

Bibliographic information