British miscalculations

the rise of Muslim nationalism, 1918-1925 by Isaiah Friedman

Publisher: Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick (N.J.)

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Arab nationalism,
  • Great Britain,
  • Foreign relations,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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