al-Jumhouriya al-Lubnaniya
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. After 20 years’ French mandatory régime, the Lebanon was proclaimed independent at Beirut on 26 Nov. 1941. On 27 Dec. 1943 an agreement was signed between representatives of the French National Committee of Liberation and of Lebanon, by which most of the powers and capacities exercised hitherto by France were transferred as from 1 Jan. 1944 to the Lebanese Government. The evacuation of foreign troops was completed in Dec. 1946.


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Books of Reference

  1. Dirāsat ‘an hukūmat Lubnān [Studies on the government of Lebanon]. American Univ. of Beirut, 1956Google Scholar
  2. Grassmuck, G., and Kamal Salibi, A Manual of Lebanese Administration. Beirut, 1955Google Scholar
  3. Hitti, P. K., Lebanon in History. London, 1957Google Scholar
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  6. Ziadeh, N. A., Syria and Lebanon. New York, 1957Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Royal Historical SocietyUK

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