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Lion Of Jordan: The Life Of King Hussein In War And Peace.

Shlaim, Avi.

ISBN 10: 071399777X / ISBN 13: 9780713997774
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Titel: Lion Of Jordan: The Life Of King Hussein In ...

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London :. Allen Lane, 2007. Hardcover. Dustjacket. 592 pp.- For most of his long reign (1953-1999) Hussein of Jordan was one of the dominant figures in Middle Eastern politics, its most continuous presence, and one of the most consistent proponents of peace with Israel. This is the first major account of his life and reign, written with access to many of his surviving papers, with the co-operation (but not approval) of his family and staff, and extensive interviews with policy-makers of many different nationalities. King Hussein had an extraordinary career as both soldier and statesman. He is so far the only non-Christian monarch to be commemorated by a memorial service in St. Paul's Cathedral; in his address, the Prince of Wales called him 'a man amongst men, a king amongst kings'. This biography, by one of Israel's leading 'new historians', shows the qualities and character of this titanic individual for the first time in book form, and significantly rewrites the history of the Middle East over the past 50 years. Library stamps. English text. Condition : very good. Condition : as new. ISBN 9780713997774[KEYWORDS: MIDDLE-EAST, pictures, Hussein, King of Jordan, 1935-1999. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 230591

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Inhaltsangabe: For most of his long reign (1953-1999) Hussein of Jordan was one of the dominant figures in Middle Eastern politics, its most continuous presence, and one of the most consistent proponents of peace with Israel. This is the first major account of his life and reign, written with access to many of his surviving papers, with the co-operation (but not approval) of his family and staff, and extensive interviews with policy-makers of many different nationalities. King Hussein had an extraordinary career as both soldier and statesman. He is so far the only non-Christian monarch to be commemorated by a memorial service in St. Paul's Cathedral; in his address, the Prince of Wales called him 'a man amongst men, a king amongst kings'. This biography, by one of Israel's leading 'new historians', shows the qualities and character of this titanic individual for the first time in book form, and significantly rewrites the history of the Middle East over the past 50 years.

Über den Autor: Avi Shlaim was born in Baghdad in 1945; grew up in Israel; and received his university education at Cambridge and the LSE. He is a Fellow of St. Antony's College and a Professor of International Relations at the University of Oxford. He held a British Academy Research Professorship in 2003-06 and was elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 2006. His books include COLLUSION ACROSS THE JORDAN: King Abdullah, The Zionist Movement, and the Partition of Palestine (Winner of the Political Studies Association's WJM Mackenzie Prize, 1988), THE POLITICS OF PARTITION (1990), WAR AND PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST: A CONCISE HISTORY (1995) and THE IRON WALL: ISRAEL AND THE ARAB WORLD (2000).

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