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Four Centuries of Modern Iraq

by Stephen Hemsley Longrigg

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Published by Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Iraq,
  • Middle East - General

  • Edition Notes

    Folios Archive Library

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8622579M
    ISBN 101859641695
    ISBN 109781859641699

      The best books of the 21st century. his book is a telling description of modern power. at the height of the Bush administration’s powers and the outset of the war in Iraq”, the US Author: Guardian Staff.   The Modern History of Iraq is a remarkably readable account of contemporary Iraq, placing in historical perspective the crises and upheavals that continue to afflict the country. This text weaves together several important themes, including the search for a national identity, the struggle to achieve social and economic development, the changes in political dynamics, and the impact of Price: $

    Gertrude Margaret Lowthian Bell, CBE (14 July – 12 July ) was an English writer, traveller, political officer, administrator, and archaeologist who explored, mapped, and became highly influential to British imperial policy-making due to her knowledge and contacts, built up through extensive travels in Greater Syria, Mesopotamia, Asia Minor, and ion: Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford. In Brigadier Longrigg wrote "Four Centuries of Modern 'Iraq." The present book picks up the story at and provides a compact history, primarily political though including economic and social developments, of the last half-century. A valuable book, not lacking in marked opinions.

    It was during this time that he wrote Four Centuries of Modern Iraq (), a history of Iraq under the Ottoman Empire. Career with the Iraq Petroleum Company. In , as part of a policy to replace British officials with Iraqis, Longrigg left the administration and joined the Iraq Petroleum Company (IPC). Christianity was firmly established in Iraq from the earliest times, and the Churches of Iraq were to play a major role in the development of Christian theology and spirituality for many centuries. By the seventh century evangelization from Iraq had brought Christianity to China, Central Asia and India. Yet few people in the West are aware of Christianity's vibrant past in this region, or of Reviews: 1.


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Iraq: A History by John Robertson is an interesting look at the history of the modern nation-state of Iraq, and the people that resided and conquered its geographic dimensions throughout history. The country of Iraq is a relatively modern phenomena, with the entire region, in antiquity (and into modern times) known as Mesopotamia/5.

Four Centuries of Modern Iraq. Inwhen this book was originally published, no adequate resource on the recent history of Iraq existed. While the author acknowledges the work of historians on the period before the early sixteenth century, here he focuses on the least studied period, after that time, and up to the early twentieth century.

Saddam Hussein's decision to launch all-out war against Iran in September marks the end of the first phase of this re-shaping of modern Iraqi politics. The Iraq-Iran war is a momentous event in its own right, but for Iraq, the author argues, the war diverts dissent against the Ba'thi regime by focusing attention on the specter of an enemy Cited by: In the mid-6th century the Persian Empire under the Sassanid dynasty was divided by Khosrow I into four quarters, of which the western one, called Khvārvarān, included most of modern Iraq, and subdivided to provinces of Mishān, Asuristān, Adiabene and Lower Media.

The term Iraq is widely used in the medieval Arabic sources for the area in. Four Centuries of Modern Iraq. Stephen Hemsley Longrigg Inwhen this book was originally published, no adequate resource on the recent history of Iraq existed; while the author acknowledges the work of historians on the period before the early 16th century, here he focuses on the least studied period, after that time and up to.

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