The insurrection in Mesopotamia, 1920

by Haldane, James Aylmer Lowthorpe Sir

Publisher: W. Blackwood and sons in Edinburgh and London

Written in English
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      Statementby Lieutenant-General Sir Aylmer L. Haldane.
      LC ClassificationsDS79 .H3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 352 p.
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6651175M
      LC Control Number23000702

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Lieutenant General Sir Aylmer L. Haldane's "The Insurrection in Mesopotamia ", The insurrection in Mesopotamia reprinted, is proof that warfare in the Middle East changes very little.

Haldane commanded s British troops, 23, Indian troops and anot support personnel and camp followers at the height of British operations to suppress the Iraqi insurgency of /5(2). The author commanded British and Commonwealth forces in Iraq and Persia in when the Shitte population 1920 book against the occupation forces.

Through a combination of force and diplomacy he was able to put down that revolt successful. Covers all of the military and cultural aspects of that first : Sir Almer Haldane. The insurrection in Mesopotamia,Item Preview This book is from the rare book collection originally held in the George Camp Keiser Library of the Middle East Institute (MEI), Washington DC.

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Aylmer L. Sir,The Imperial War Museum in association with The Battery Press edition, in English The insurrection in Mesopotamia, ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: (Other post-Great War MGC commemorations in Mesopotamia that fall outside the time period of the Arab Insurrection will be detailed in a future article.) Conclusion Fierce fighting continued in Mesopotamia until the insurgency began to run out of steam towards the end of Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Haldane, James Aylmer Lowthorpe, Sir, Insurrection in Mesopotamia, Get this from a library.

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In his book General MacMunn describes making an award to a Kachin for gallantry displayed in MacMunn had insisted on painful reprisals against insurgents and his policy was vindicated during the serious Arab Insurrection in Mesopotamia inwhen Kurdistan remained peaceful and calm.

The British total casualty figures for operations in. The Insurrection in Mesopotamia by Lieutenant General Sir Aylmer L. Haldane (links to pdf downloads) Despatches from Lieutenant-General Haldane, covering the periods: 18th January to 30th June in Mesopotamia and NW Persia.

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We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now. The proposed mandate faced certain difficulties to be established, as a nationwide Iraqi revolt broke out inafter which it was decided the territory would become the Kingdom of Iraq, via the Anglo-Iraq Treaty of October Author(s): League of Nations.

"Insurrection in Mesopotamia haldane's book" Topic. 7 Posts. All members in good standing are free to post here. As for Haldane he seems strangely detached from events and having read the book twice now I find myself wishing someone else had written it.

That said, it is all there is on the revolt at present. 1 volume Sir Aylmer Haldane "The Insurrection in Mesopotamia " Currency:GBP Category:Everything Else / Other Start Price:NA Estimated At - GBP. 1 volume Sir Aylmer Haldane "The Insurrection in Mesopotamia " £ This item is part of the auction: Special April.

What caused the Iraq revolution of. Did the revolution bring any change to Mesopotamia. These are the central questions to be answered in this thesis, focusing between the years of and There seems to be a connection between the British methods of controlling Mesopotamia and some of the reasons for the Iraqi revolt.

It is well known that the Hashemite Dynasty in Iraq was the creation of the British in Less well known are the circumstances that led to the hasty installation of Faisal as king and the emergence of ‘Independent Modern Iraq’.The revolt forced the hesitant British to enact a solution which for thirtyseven years was maintained by by: The Iraqi revolt against the British, also known as the Iraqi Revolt or Great Iraqi Revolution, started in Baghdad in the summer of with mass demonstrations by Iraqis, including protests by embittered officers from the old Ottoman army, against the British occupation of on: OETA/Mandatory Iraq.

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List View List. Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book. Quickview. Gilgamesh: The Life of a Poem. by Michael Schmidt. Hardcover $ $ Current price is $, Original price is $ See All Formats. Add to Wishlist. Sin AYLMER HALDANE has written a plain, soldier-like and very interesting description of the outbreak and suppression of the insurrection which brought us within measurable distance of a disaster in Mesopotamia in Fresh from a distin- guished career as a Corps Commander in France, he was sent out to command the forces in Mesopotamia at the end ofhis chief.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The British Mandate of Mesopotamia (Arabic: الانتداب البريطاني على العراق‎) was a League of Nations Class A mandate under Article 22 and entrusted to Britain when the Ottoman Empire was divided in August by the Treaty of Sèvres following World War I.

This award was prepared on Apat the San Remo File Size: KB. During World War I the military campaign in Mesopotamia placed enormous demands on local man- and animal power to provide the logistical resources vital to its conduct.

This required the British civil and military authorities to construct a wartime. Mesopotamia is a region of southwest Asia in the Tigris and Euphrates river system that benefitted from the area’s climate and geography to .A widescale revolt such as that of cannot be properly evaluated unless placed within broad ideological and historical contexts.

Even then, we can never be certain of the exact motives of the leaders involved and the relative significance I Arnold T. Wilson, Mesopotamia, 19g7-I a Clash of Loyalties (London, ), pp.