KHADDURI, Majid. The Government of Iraq. [Jerusalem], Published by the "New Publishers Iraq", [March], 1944.
Small 8vo. Self-wrappers, pp. 32; near-fine.
First edition of a very rare pamphlet, outlining the recent political history and new constitution of Iraq under the the Hashemite dynasty. Khadduri, after having passed through the American University of Beirut, became an authority on the politics of the Middle East for the next 50 years. In this pamphlet he sees liberalization as the only way forward for the region in the post-war period.