The Hashemite Kings

MORRIS, James. The Hashemite Kings.

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MORRIS, James. The Hashemite Kings. [New York], Pantheon, [1959].

8vo. Original cloth and dust wrapper, not price-clipped; pp. 208, black and white photo plates; minimal marginal chipping to wrappers, nonetheless a very good copy.
First US edition. A complete history of the oldest Arabic dynasty, direct descendants of the Prophet, together with the turmoil ensuinig the collapse of the Ottoman Empire and British intervention which involved T. E. Lawrence (several references to him in the book), Glubb Pahsa, Nasser, Ibn Saud, Gertrude Bell, Freya Stark and Ronald Storrs.
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