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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 16 related to Basra, the Failed Gulf State: Separatism and Nationalism in Southern Iraq.   

The Dynamics of Sunni-Shia Relationships: Doctrine, Transnationalism ...

Sabrina Mervin, Rainer Brunner, Jean-François Legrain, Joseph Alagha, Reidar Visser, Thomas Pierret, Roel Meijer, Joas Wagemakers, Stéphane A. Dudoignon, Farian Sabahi, Mariam Abou Zahab, Bayram Balci, Altay Goyushov, Brecht De Smet - Religion - 2013 - 355 pages
Before the immense changes of the 2011 'Arab Spring', it was Sunni-Shia sectarian rivalry that preoccupied most political analyses of the Middle East. This book presents wide ...
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Britain in Iraq: Contriving King and Country, 1914-1932

Peter Sluglett - History - 2007 - 318 pages
After the end of World War I, international pressures prevented the Allies from implementing direct colonial rule over the former Arab provinces of the Ottoman Empire. Instead ...
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Reaching for Power: The Shi'a in the Modern Arab World

Yitzhak Nakash - History - 2007 - 226 pages
As the world focuses on the conflict in Iraq, the most important political players in that country today are not the Sunni insurgents. Instead, they are Iraq's Shi'I majority ...
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The Creation of Iraq, 1914-1921

Reeva S. Simon, Eleanor Harvey Tejirian - History - 2004 - 181 pages
With the U.S.-led Operation Iraqi Freedom, we are reminded that almost one hundred years ago, Great Britain undertook a similar process of regime change and territorial ...
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Iraq: The Search for National Identity

Liora Lukitz - History - 1995 - 212 pages
The 1990-1991 crisis in the Middle East and the disturbances that followed in Iraq's Kurdish and Shi'i areas have starkly exposed deep-seated divisions in the Iraqi population ...
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