The Republic of the Sudan

Jamhuryat Es-Sudan
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


The Sudan was proclaimed a sovereign independent republic on 1 Jan. 1956. On 19 Dec. 1955 the Sudanese parliament passed unanimously a declaration that a fully independent state should be set up forthwith, and that a Council of State of S should temporarily assume the duties of Head of State. The Co-domini, the U.K. and Egypt, gave their assent on 31 Dec. 1955.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Books of Reference

  1. Statistical Information. The Director of Statistics, P.O. Box 700, Khartoum; and The Director of Information, Central Office of Information, P.O. Box 291, Khartoum.Google Scholar
  2. Basic Facts about the Sudan. Central Office of Information, 1958Google Scholar
  3. Sudan Almanac. Annual. KhartoumGoogle Scholar
  4. Directory of the Republic of the Sudan; with Who’s Who in the Sudan. 4th ed. London, 1961Google Scholar
  5. Dunoan J. S. K., The Sudan. Edinburgh, 1952.— The Sudan’s Path to Independence, London,1967Google Scholar
  6. Fabunni, L. A., The Sudan in Anglo-Egyptian Eclations. London and Kew York, 1960Google Scholar
  7. Fawzi, Saad Ed-Din, The Labour Movement in the Sudan, 1946–55. R. Inst, of Inc. Affairs, 1957Google Scholar
  8. Gaitskell, A., Gezira. London. 1959Google Scholar
  9. Griffiths, V. L., An Experiment in Education. London, 1953Google Scholar
  10. Henderson, K. D., Survey of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan, 18981944. London, 1946.— The Making of the Modern Sudan : The Life and Letters of Sir Douglas Netrhold. London. 1953Google Scholar
  11. Hill, R. L., A Bibliography of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan. Oxford, 1939.—A Biographical Google Scholar
  12. Dictionary of the Anglo- Egyptian Sudan. London, 1961Google Scholar
  13. Jackson, H. O., Behind the Modern Sudan. London, 1966Google Scholar
  14. Macmichael, Sir H. A., The Anglo-Egyptian Sudan. London, 1954Google Scholar
  15. Tothili, J. D., Agriculture in the Sudan. Oxford Univ. Press, 1952Google Scholar
  16. Trimingham, J. S., Islam in the Sudan. London, 1949Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1962

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations