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Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Paul Grounds Phillips

Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

prolegomena to a technical assistance program

by Paul Grounds Phillips

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Published in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural resources -- Jordan,
  • Jordan -- Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe University of Chicago. Dept. of Geography. Research paper no. 34, Research paper (University of Chicago. Dept. of Geography) -- no. 34
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 191 p.
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15130272M

      Jordan is a young state that occupies an ancient land, one that bears the traces of many civilizations. Separated from ancient Palestine by the Jordan River, the region played a prominent role in biblical ancient biblical kingdoms of Moab, Gilead, and Edom lie within its borders, as does the famed red stone city of Petra, the capital of the Nabatean kingdom . Jordan, officially the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, is an Arab country in Western Asia, on the East Bank of the Jordan River. Jordan is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the south and the east, Iraq to the north-east, Syria to the north and Israel and the Palestinian West Bank to the west. The Dead Sea is located along its western borders and the country has a kilometre coastline on Capital and largest city: Amman, .

    Buy The Birds of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (): NHBS - Ian J Andrews, Ian Andrews (privately published). The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, The Holy Land by Jordan Tourist Department. Jordan Tourist Department, *Price HAS BEEN REDUCED by 10% until Monday, April 27 sale item* 20 pp., illustrated, paperback, very good.

    The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Jordan is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the east and south, Iraq to the north-east, Syria to the north, Israel, Palestine and the Dead Sea to the west and the Red Sea in its extreme south-west with Egypt just a short Journey across the Gulf of . The fascinating Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is an Arab kingdom in Western Asia, on the East Bank of the Jordan River. Jordan is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the east and south, Iraq to the north-east, Syria to the north, Israel, Palestine and the Dead Sea to the west and the Red Sea in its extreme south-west.


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Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan by Paul Grounds Phillips Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book covers the modern history of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan from the resign of the founder, King Abdullah I to the present monarch, King Abdullah II.

The honesty that the Hashemites have been carrying over years and the mission initiated by King Abdullah I and ably resumed by King Abdullah II are a light of civilization and giving undertaken by men true to Price: $ The Birds of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Paperback – January 1, by Ian J.

Andrews (Author)/5(2). The book presents a broad but nuanced picture of the Kingdom, socio-political cleavages, economic challenges, foreign policy priorities and historical complexities.

It presents contributions from leading scholars on Jordan and Middle East offering nuanced understanding of the Hashemite Kingdom. Litteracy on Jordan “Married to a bedouin” is an autobiography written by Marguerite, a New-Zealand born nurse who found her lover in Petra in the late 70s.

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Advanced Search; Search Tips; Home > Country Studies > Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Share Page. Add to Favorites; Email; Download Citation; Get Citation. The area gained its independence in and thereafter became The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

The country's long-time ruler, King HUSSEIN (), successfully navigated competing pressures from the major powers (US, USSR, and UK), various Arab states, Israel, and a large internal Palestinian population. “The flag symbolizes the Kingdom’s roots in the Great Arab Revolt ofas it is adapted from the revolt banner.

The black, white and green bands represent the Arab Abbasid, Umayyad and Fatimid dynasties respectively, while the crimson triangle joining the bands represents the Hashemite : Nadine Méouchy, Norig Neveu, Myriam Ababsa. A comprehensive review of the history of Jordan from Ancient times ( BCE) to date.

Jordan has been home to some of the oldest and greatest civilizations ranging from the Old Testament Kingdoms, the Age of Rome, the Byzantines, the Islamic and Crusader period, the Ottoman Empire, the Great Arab Revolt and the modern history of Jordan.

Petra, a rose-red city half as old as time is, without a doubt, a world wonder and one of Jordan's most valuable treasures. Learn More → Their Majesties King Abdullah II and Queen Rania Al Abdullah are received by US President Donald Trump. Product Information.

Though small, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan plays a crucial role in the affairs of the volatile Middle East. A moderate Arab country, Jordan borders not only Israel and the West Bank, but also Syria, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia.

Jordan, officially Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, kingdom ( est. pop. 8,), 35, sq mi (92, sq km), SW Asia. It borders on Israel and the West Bank in the west, on Syria in the north, on Iraq in the northeast, and on Saudi Arabia in the east and south.

Amman is the country's capital and largest city. In addition to the capital. Destination Jordan, the Hashemite Kingdom in the Middle East, situated west of Israel and the Jordan river.

It is a country at the crossroads of the continents of Asia, Africa and Europe. Countries with international borders to Jordan are Iraq, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Syria, and a portion of the Palestinian territories (West Bank), and it shares.

This book explores the history of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in the years The only book on the complete history of Jordan during this period to.

On this same day, Al Hussein was proclaimed King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. King Hussein Bin Talal () Under the year reign of His Majesty King Hussein Bin Talal, may his soul rest in peace, Jordan witnessed great.

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Abdullah, became the amir of Transjordan in and king of Jordan inand whose descendants continue to rule the kingdom known ever since as the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

Faisal, briefly proclaimed King of the Arab Kingdom of Syria inbecame King of Iraq in Prince Zeid bin Hussein, Current head: Jordan: Abdullah II, Iraq: Ra'ad bin Zeid. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has traditionally been an oasis of peace and stability in the ever-turbulent Middle East. The political ambitions of regional powers, often expressed in the form of territorial aggrandisement, have followed the Hashemites like an inseparable shadow.

Jordan, already home to a large number of Palestinian refugees, has now taken in more Syrian and Iraqi refugees than nearly any other country. As a result, its population has increased drastically, straining some resources. But Jordan is a Hashemite kingdom, committed to Hashim’s values.

In the periodthe King represented the Armoured Corp at the Office of the Inspector General of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army. His Majesty also led the Second Royal Armoured Battalion; and in was promoted to Colonel, taking over as Commander of the 40 th Armoured Brigade.

This book focuses on the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan as part of a series on the main countries within the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. It is intended for a general reader, who is not necessarily a specialist, but one who has some familiarity with the main issues facing the area.The Government and Politics of the Middle East and North Africa.

Africa. DOI link for The Government and Politics of the Middle East and North Africa. The Government and Politics of the Middle East and North Africa book. By Mark Gasiorowski, Sean L. Yom. Edition 8th Edition. Hashemite Kingdom of by: 2.Birding Jordan. With much attention focused on neighbouring Israel, information for birders about Jordan has been sadly lacking.

The publication of Ian Andrew’s excellent book in The Birds of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and his Birding in Jordan website (see link below) helped put Jordan on the birding map.