Sir John Glubb, better known as Glubb. Pasha, was born in , and served in. France in the First World War from to. In he left the regular. PDF | The recent accession by St Antony’s College Oxford of papers from British army officer John Bagot Glubb, commander of Transjordan’s Arab Legion. It is easy to dismiss Jordan as small, dull and insignificant: a minnow among the big beasts of the Middle East. But as Graham Jevon’s.

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According to acclaimed International Lawyer Julius Stone, “”The State of Israel is … not legally derived from the partition plan, but [in addition to the grants referred to above] rests as glybb most other states in the world on A.

As Glubb had feared, it suffered heavy losses, including several armored cars to Molotov cocktails, and he abandoned the assault at 5 p. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.

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The source for the following bibliography is Contemporary Authors Online, Gale, On May 14, Israel declared its indepedence. Basic pre- conditions therefore were mentioned in previous chapters: Compartmental tray used for storing printer’s types allowing him fast and ordered access to pqsha types. Two 6-pounder cannons, which had been painfully hauled up to the ramparts of Old Jerusalem, were situated on the imposing Notre Dame Hospice.


Royal Engineers Arab Legion. Circumstances changed, British interests changed, and the British Government also changed.

The Glubbs lived very unostentatiously. However in writing this from the relative safety of gluubb Washington, DC, it is not our intention to urge this course on the heroic Israelis who currently face an added existential threat from Iran. However in private, many British officials agreed with the interpretation of the Zionists that a state would ylubb established when a Jewish majority was achieved.

Bush maintained a US view that the Jewish Settlements in the West Bank were legal but as a policy matter should be discouraged because of their tendency to paeha the Peace Process. Most users should sign in with their email address. As army-child Glubb was used to frequent changes of locations. In human beings, the emptiness and monotony of the isolated self produces a need for society. His love and understanding for my country and its people was profoundly glbub felt [].

Under canon law the Jews had exclusive rights granted by G-d as provided in the Old Testament. As I have noted, the Mandate itself prohibited the trustee from ceding any land in Palestine to a foreign Power.

John Bagot Glubb

The development of this freedom in England, according to Glub, had historical economical rea- sons: The NeoConservative Christian Right says: Sir John Bagot Glubb. He died in Mayfield, East Sussex, on March 17,a month before his 89th birthday—an old soldier whose legacy was something other than enduring peace.


Bythe Arab Legion boasted 16, men, all fiercely loyal to their British leader, whom they called Glubb Pasha general. Internet URLs are the best.

Glubb ascribes the Bedouin this attitude of freedom as follows: You do not currently have access to this article. On November 30,the Arab Legion began operations in support of supply convoys to Arab forces around Jerusalem.

The coming declaration of Israel as an independent state promised to embroil the Arabs in a difficult war.

March 1, Palestinians fired three rockets toward Ashkelon. His autobiography, The Changing Scenes of Lifewas published in See above 27 James D.

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Glubb Pasha and the Arab Legion: No, as noted above they are an invented people. It is up to them now; we have given them their great opportunity. Arab irregulars made nightly raids against Jewish settlements, and Glubb fought off Israeli retaliatory attacks.