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London and the Invention of the Middle East: Money, Power, and War, 1902-1922

Roger Adelson - Political Science - 1995 - 244 pages
"In the first quarter of the twentieth century, the British Government, the banks, and leading individuals in London reached historic decisions that determined the name, shape ...
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The End of the Ottoman Empire, 1908-1923

Alexander Lyon Macfie - History - 2014 - 268 pages
The collapse of the Ottoman Empire is a key event in the shaping of our own times. From its ruins rose a whole map of new countries including Turkey, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon ...
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Dismantling the Ottoman Empire: Britain, America and the Armenian question

Nevzat Uyan?k - History - 2015 - 192 pages
Prior to World War I, American involvement in Armenian affairs was limited to missionary and educational interests. This was contrary to Britain, which had played a key role in ...
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The Hashemites: The Dream of Arabia

Robert McNamara - History - 2010 - 224 pages
The story of the Arab Revolt and the Hashemite princes who led it during the First World War is inextricably linked in modern eyes to the legend of Lawrence of Arabia as ...
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A Short History of the Middle East: From the Rise of Islam to Modern Times

George E. Kirk - Social Science - 2016 - 314 pages
This book, first published in 1948, grew out of a series of lectures delivered since the War at the Middle East Centre for Arab Studies to British students who required a solid ...
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The Making the Modern Middle East: Second Edition

T. G. Fraser, Andrew Mango, Robert McNamara - Political Science - 2014 - 330 pages
A century ago, as World War I got underway, the Middle East was dominated, as it had been for centuries, by the Ottoman Empire. But by 1923, its political shape had changed ...
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The Mesopotamia Mess (Paperback): The British Invasion of Iraq in 1914: What ...

Jack Bernstein - History - 2008 - 230 pages
The Mesopotamia Mess describes the British invasion of, what is now, Iraq in 1914 to protect their oil interests, and identifies the same problems they had with those the U.S ...
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From the Sultan to Atatürk: Turkey

Andrew Mango - History - 2010 - 240 pages
World War I sounded the death knell of empires. The forces of disintegration affected several empires simultaneously. To that extent they were impersonal. But prudent statesmen ...
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