The Rise and Fall of the Hashimite Kingdom of Arabia
The Hashemite Kingdom of Arabia was forged in the crucible of the Arab Revolt in 1916, during World War I. Its leader, Sharif Husayn ibn 'Ali, struggled to put together a tribal confedereacy. This study examines Husayn's efforts at state formations, efforts that eventually failed.
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Cradle of Islam: The Hijaz and the Quest for an Arabian Identity
No preview available - 2004