Kuwait, 1945-1996 by Miriam Joyce
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Kuwait, 1945-1996
By Miriam Joyce

Kuwait, 1945-1996

An Anglo-American Perspective

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Kuwait, 1945-1996 by Miriam Joyce

Book Description

Based on extensive research of British documents from the Public Records Office, and American documents from the National Archives and several Presidential Libraries, this book surveys events in Kuwait from the beginning of the twentieth century until the Second World War, and explains Britain's initial interest in the ruling al-Sabah family, before focusing on the post-1945 period.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780714644202
ISBN-10: 071464420X
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 11mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: Frank Cass Publishers
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 31-May-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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