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The shaykh of shaykhs : Mithqal al-Fayiz and tribal leadership in modern Jordan

Author: Yoav Alon
Publisher: Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016]
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Alon, Yoav.
Shaykh of shaykhs.
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2016
(DLC) 2016021474
Named Person: Mithqal Fayiz; Mithqal Fayiz; Mithqal Fayiz
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yoav Alon
ISBN: 9780804796620 0804796629 9780804799324 0804799326 9780804799348 0804799342
OCLC Number: 932385994
Description: xiii, 224 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Born a shaykh --
From maverick to powerful shaykh --
The decade of power and glory --
Between tent, camp, and house --
Times of crisis --
Disgruntled accommodation --
Epilogue : Jordan after Mithqal.
Responsibility: Yoav Alon.

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