Gandhi and the Middle East: Jews, Arabs and Imperial Interests

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Gandhi's involvement in Middle Eastern politics is largely forgotten yet it goes to the heart of his teaching and ambition - to lead a united freedom movement against British colonial power. Gandhi became involved in the politics of the Middle East as a result of his concern over the abolition of the Ottoman Caliphate following the First World War. He subsequently - at the invitation of the Jewish Agency - sought to reconcile Jews and Arabs in a secret deal at the time of the Mandate of Palestine. However, Jewish and ...

Gandhi and the Middle East: Jews, Arabs and Imperial Interests 2008, I. B. Tauris & Company

ISBN-13: 9781845115845

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