Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Reforging a Forgotten HistoryIraq and the Assyrians in the 20th Century$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Sargon Donabed

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780748686025

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2015

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686025.001.0001

Show Summary Details

The Birth of the Republic and an Autonomist Struggle

The Birth of the Republic and an Autonomist Struggle

Chapter:
(p.138) 4 The Birth of the Republic and an Autonomist Struggle
Source:
Reforging a Forgotten History
Author(s):

Sargon George Donabed

Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686025.003.0004

Chapter 4 examines the period from end of the Second World War through the end of the monarchy to Abdul Karim Qasim (1958–63). It also discusses the armed autonomist movement, sometimes known as the Barzani uprising or Kurdish–Iraqi War, and the position of the Assyrians in it from 1961 to 1963 and the following years. This period witnessed massive upheavals in all aspects of Iraqi society during the clashes between government military and non-governmental opposition forces.

Keywords:   Abdul Karim Qasim, Communists, Kurds, Mustafa Barzani, Coup, Demographic Displacement

Edinburgh Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.