By Peter Gubser
Jordan has been on the crossroads of heart East occasions seeing that Biblical instances. In modern instances, the hot Persian Gulf obstacle and the long-simmering Arab-Israeli clash have thrust Jordan right into a not easy yet the most important position. yet regardless of its volatile surroundings, it has skilled remarkably solid leadership_since 1953, King Hussein has instructed the rustic throughout the problems of inner strife, heart East wars, and overseas strain. This new historic dictionary presents in a handy layout a extensive array of knowledge and descriptive fabric in this an important kingdom. With the main entire bibliography on hand on Jordan.
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