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An Empire In The Holy Land: Historical Geography Of The British Administration In Palestine, 1917 1929 Gideon Biger

An Empire In The Holy Land: Historical Geography Of The British Administration In Palestine, 1917 1929

Gideon Biger

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ISBN : 9789652238627
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288 pages
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This study describes the contribution of the British Administration to the development of Palestine between 1917-1929. It deals with the relationship between a new modern government and changes in the landscape. The special character of the BritishMoreThis study describes the contribution of the British Administration to the development of Palestine between 1917-1929. It deals with the relationship between a new modern government and changes in the landscape. The special character of the British Administration in Palestine helped to create a new state in the Middle East, a modern state with a geographic ?iconography? that reflected British taste and imput. This view differs from other works on the British in Palestine which deal mainly with the political history of the area rather than its historical geography.