Iraq in Turmoil
Historical Perspectives of Dr. Ali Al-Wardi, From the Ottoman Empire to King FeisaleBook - 2012
This is a unique collection of essays highlighting Iraq's social, political and military history from a purely Iraqi perspective. Dr. Ali al-Wardi (1913-1995) attended the American University of Beirut in 1943 and then traveled to the United States to attain his Masters and Doctorate degrees in Sociology at the University of Texas in 1948 and 1950 respectively. He would return to Iraq and spend a career teaching, however his main legacy is a multi-volume work in Arabic that began to be published in late 1951 and ended in the early 1970s with his eighth book. It is a two decade work that hig.
Publisher: Annopolis : Naval Institute Press, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource : maps