AL-MARAYATI, Abid A. CHAMBERLIN, Waldo, foreword.
Title: Diplomatic History of Modern Iraq. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  Robert Speller & Sons, New York, 1961,
Seller ID: 113947
AL-MARAYATI, Abid A. A Diplomatic History of Modern Iraq. Foreword by WaldoChamberlin. New York : Robert Speller & Sons, Publishers, Inc., (1961). Fi rst Printing. Pp. (5),vi-xvi,(2),1-222. 8vo, green cloth with brown lettering to spine. Contents: 1. The Role of Small States in International Organizations; 2. The Establishment of the Mandates: Pre-1919 Anglo-French Policy in the Middle East -- Article 22 of the Covenant -- Iraqi Attitude toward the Mandate -- The Iraqi Revolt -- The Establishment of an Arab Kingdom in iraq -- British Influence -- The Character of the Mandate; 3. The Development of Self-Government: Education -- Administrative Experience -- LegislativeExperience -- Diplomatic Experience -- Anglo-Iraqi Negotiations, 1921-1930 -- Admission to the League of Nations; 4. Disputes before the League of Na tions which Involved Iraq Directly: The Mosul Affair, 1924-1936 -- Syria-Iraq Border Question, 1931-1932 -- The Assyrian Question, 1932-1937 -- The Iraqi-Persian Boundary Dispute, 1934-1937; 5. Iraq's Views on Other Disputes:Syria and Lebanon -- The Palestine Question in the League of Nations -- Pa lestine and the united Nations -- Conclusions; 6. Iraq's Attitude on Other Matters: Collective Security -- Ethiopia -- Korea -- Regional Arrangements -- Economic and Social Questions -- Minorities -- Conclusions; 7. Iraq's Participation at the United Nations Conference on International Organization:Iraq Adheres to the United Nations Declaration -- Iraq's Participation in Inter-War International Conferences and Organizations -- Invitation to the San Francisco Conference -- Character of the Iraq Delegation to the San Francisco Conference -- Officership at the Conference -- Iraqi Participation in the Conference Secretariat -- Advance Preparation -- Conference CommitteeAssignments -- Iraq's Positions at the Conference -- Signature and Ratific ation; 8. Participation in the Organs of the League of Nations and the United Nations: Participation in the Councils -- Participation in the Assemblies -- Conclusions; 9. Conclusions: Participation in the League of Nations --Participation at the San Francisco Conference -- Peaceful Settlement of Di sputes -- Collective Security -- Regional Arrangements -- Self-Determination -- Economic and Social Matters -- Representation in International Organization -- Participation in United Nations Organs -- Improved Educational Facilities -- Improved Economic and Social Conditions. Very good in ucnlipped dustjacket. 60.00