al Mamlakah al-Mutawakilyah Alyamaniah
  • S. H. Steinberg
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In the Treaty of San’a of 11 Feb., 1934, with the United Kingdom and India, of which the ratifications were exchanged on 4 Sept., 1934, the Zaidi Imam Yahya b. Muhammad b. Hamid ed Din is styled ‘His Majesty the King of the Yemen, the Imam,’ and his dominions, which lie to the north-west of Aden and the Aden Protectorate, contain some 75,000 square miles, with a population of 4,500,000 (official estimate, 1953).

Books of Reference

  1. Faroughy (A.), Introducing Yemen. New York, 1947.Google Scholar
  2. Heyworth-Dunne (G. E.), Al-Yemen. Social, Political and Economic Surrey. Cairo, 1952.Google Scholar
  3. Scott (H.), In the High Yemen. 2nd ed. London, 1947.Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1954

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