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Glubb Pasha

by Trevor Royle

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Published by Abacus in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jordan,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Glubb, John Bagot, Sir, 1897-,
    • Jordan. Jaysh al-ʻArabī -- Biography.,
    • Soldiers -- Jordan -- Biography.,
    • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 499-504) and index.

      StatementTrevor Royle.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT295.5 .R69 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 525 p. ;
      Number of Pages525
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1165203M
      ISBN 100349103445
      LC Control Number94145777
      OCLC/WorldCa29387910

        The Glubb Reports studies papers written by General Sir John Glubb, the long-serving British commander of the Jordanian Arab Legion. It covers issues such as the role of tribes and desert control, the impact of Palestine, the Arab Legion's role in the first Arab-Israeli war, the expansion of the Arab Legion, and Glubb's dismissal in Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.   This book fulfils the promise he gave them. • Lieutenant-General Sir John Bagot Glubb (a.k.a. "Glubb Pasha"; ), was a British Army officer who was for many years seconded to the Arab Legion of the Trans-Jordan (later The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan), which he ultimately commanded until dismissed by King Hussein in March

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        Sir John Bagot Glubb, (‘Glubb Pasha’), the central figure in Graham Jevon’s study of British relations with Jordan at the end of empire, is a worthy addition to this list. As Jevon explains, by using Glubb Pasha and the Arab Legion as a ‘prism’ his book ‘seeks to explain why Britain maintained an imperial presence in —and why Author: Simon C Smith. Lieutenant-General Sir John Bagot Glubb, KCB, CMG, DSO, OBE, MC better known as Glubb Pasha (born 16 April , Preston, Lancashire – died 17 March , Mayfield, Sussex), was a British soldier, scholar and author, who led and trained Transjordan's Arab Legion between and as its commanding general.


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THE FATE OF EMPIRES and SEARCH FOR SURVIVAL Sir John Glubb John Bagot Glubb was born inhis father being a regular of ficer in the Royal Engineers.

At the age of four he left England for Mauritius, where his father was posted for a three-year tour of duty. At the age of ten he was sent to school for a year in Switzerland. These youthfulFile Size: KB. 'The dismissal of General Glubb - Glubb Pasha - by King Hussein of Jordan in March has always been regarded as a key event leading to the Suez crisis.

In an extraordinarily perceptive assessment of both Glubb and Hussein, Graham Jevon places Jordan and other countries of the Middle East in historical context, above all, Egypt and : Hardcover.

This is the biography of Sir John Bagot Glubb, Glubb Pasha, who was best known as the Commander of the Arab Legion, a Lawrence of Arabia figure, appointed in to pacify warring Bedouin tribespeople in Jordan, who then led them in distinguished service in Iraq, Syria and Palestine.4/5(4).

Lieutenant-General Sir John Bagot Glubb, KCB, CMG, DSO, OBE, MC (a.k.a. "Glubb Pasha") was a British Army officer who was for many Glubb Pasha book seconded to the Arab Legion of the Trans-Jordan (later The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan), which he ultimately commanded /5.

‘The dismissal of General Glubb - Glubb Pasha - by King Hussein of Jordan in March has always been regarded as a key event leading to the Suez crisis. In an extraordinarily perceptive assessment of both Glubb and Hussein, Graham Jevon places Jordan and other countries of the Middle East in historical context, above all, Egypt and by: 1.

Sir John Bagot Glubb (), known as Glubb Pasha, was an English soldier and writer. After service in the Royal Engineers in the First World War, he was the first organizer of the native police force in the new State of Iraq.

THE FATE OF EMPIRES and SEARCH FOR SURVIVAL Sir John Glubb. John Bagot Glubb was born inhis father being a regular officer in the Royal Engineers. At the age of four he left England for Mauritius, where his father was posted for a three-year tour of duty.

At the age of ten he was sent to. In these inspiring essays Sir John Glubb examines the human race over a period of 4, years and finds the same patterns of rise and fall of national greatness and all in the same timescale.

Customer review: The best book you can read if you really want to understand history in a broader perspective/5(17). 'The dismissal of General Glubb - Glubb Pasha - by King Hussein of Jordan in March has always been regarded as a key event leading to the Suez crisis.

In an extraordinarily perceptive assessment of both Glubb and Hussein, Graham Jevon places Jordan and other countries of the Middle East in historical context, above all, Egypt and : Cambridge University Press. This is the biography of Sir John Bagot Glubb, Glubb Pasha, was best known as the Commander of the Arab Legion.

Appointed in to pacify warring Bedouin tribespeople in Jordan, he then led them in distinguished service in Iraq and Syria. Does the book provide, as its author suggests, ‘significant new revelations’ (p. 2) and ‘a completely fresh assessment of Glubb Pasha and the Arab Legion’ (p.

22). Up to a point; it frequently modifies the received wisdom and less frequently overturns it. Its appearance deserves to rekindle debate about Jordan's role in a formative Author: Roger Hardy.

I shall amend the article to mention that King Hussein gave the eulogy at Glubb's memorial service. The source for this is Trevor Royle's biography "Glubb Pasha". Sasha10 September (UTC) During the Arab–Israeli War the Arab Legion was considered[by whom?] Best perhaps to refer to Benny Morris's book on the War.

Sir John Bagot Glubb, better known as Glubb Pasha (16 April – 17 March ), was a British soldier best known for commanding Transjordan's Arab Legion Glubb's Romantic Arab The Story of the arab Legion.

by John Bagot Glubb. London, Hodder and Stoughton. £1/5/—. Brigadier Glubb—Glubb Pasha, as he is called—is the frustrated. Lieut. Gen. Sir John Bagot Glubb, the legendary Glubb Pasha who built Jordan's Arab Legion into one of the most formidable fighting forces in the.

Glubb Pasha and the Arab Legion - by Graham Jevon April Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and. The Road to Jerusalem: Glubb Pasha, Palestine and the Jews by Benny Morris pp, IB Tauris, £ On February 7some three months.

The Glubb Reports studies papers written by General Sir John Glubb, the long-serving British commander of the Jordanian Arab Legion.

It covers issues such as the role of tribes and desert control, the impact of Palestine, the Arab Legion's role in the first Arab-Israeli war, the expansion of the Arab Legion, and Glubb's dismissal in. In subsequent years, under the leadership of Glubb Pasha, the Arab Legion was transformed into the best-trained of all Arab armies.

This richly illustrated book examines the history of the Arab Legion, detailing the infantry, supporting arms and services, and air, sea, police and national guard forces.

The road to Jerusalem: Glubb Pasha, Palestine and the Jews User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Gen. Sir John Glubb was a highly significant figure in the Middle East during the 20th century. As the British proconsul in the region and commander of the Arab Legion between andGeneral Read full review3/5(1).If we boycott various periods of history, the origins of the new cultures which succeeded them cannot be explained.

Sir John Ghibb, better known as Glubb Pasha, was bom inand served in France in the First World War from to In he left the regular army to serve the Iraq Government.