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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 24 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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Ayatollahs, sufis and ideologues: state, religion and social movements in Iraq

Fāliḥ ʻAbd al-Jabbār - Religion - 2002 - 290 pages
This book is the first comprehensive study of Islam and Islamism in Iraq. It begins by presenting the multitude of forms and structures of religion present there: from ...
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A Quest in the Middle East: Gertrude Bell and the Making of Modern Iraq

Liora Lukitz - Social Science - 2005 - 320 pages
Revered or reviled, Gertrude Bell was a commanding figure: scholar, linguist, archaeologist, traveller and ‘orientalist’. A remarkable woman in male-dominated Edwardian society ...
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Britain in Iraq: Contriving King and Country

Peter Sluglett - British - 2007 - 318 pages
Peter Sluglett presents a comprehensive history of British policy towards Iraq from the beginnings of the Mesopotamia campaign in 1914 through the creation of Iraq in 1920 and ...
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A History of Iraq

Charles Tripp - History - 2002 - 324 pages
This updated edition of Charles Tripp's A History of Iraq covers events since 1998, and looks at present-day developments right up to mid-2002. Since its establishment by the ...
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