Britain, Palestine and Empire: The Mandate Years by Rory Miller

By Rory Miller

In 1948, Britain withdrew from Palestine, bringing to an finish its 30 years of rule within the territory. What has been well-documented and may be essentially the most intractable difficulties of the post-imperial age. notwithstanding, the long-standing connection among Britain and Palestine prior to might 1948 is additionally a desirable tale. This quantity takes a clean examine the years of the British mandate for Palestine; its politics, economics, and tradition. individuals handle issues similar to faith, obligatory management, monetary improvement, coverage and counter-insurgency, violence, artwork and tradition, and decolonization. This publication should be useful to students of the British mandate, but in addition extra largely to these drawn to imperial heritage and the background of the West’s involvement within the heart East.

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