Egypts Struggle for Independence
Egypt under Khedival and British rule
Ww1 and the wafd party
1922 unilaterial dec. of independence
90-95% of Egyptians live within a few miles of the Nile river. Un
The Middle East in WW1
Partition of the Ottoman Empire: Pledges and Counterpledges
Woodrow Wilson and the League of Nations
Very hard to understand M.E. without the 400 yr Ottoman legacy. Britain invades
Egypt in 1882 for the
Turkey and Iran
a. turkey in the interwar period - ataturk
b. iran under the reign of reza shah
in both cases, leaders instituting reforms albeit in different ways.
Turkish identity in the interwar period emerges to replace old ottoman identity.