This book covers the dynasty from Husayn ibn Ali
(or Hussein bin Ali) to Hussein I of Jordan
(one of his great-grandsons), who was currently enjoying British support. Johns suggests that Morris projects ambivalence about...
6 November 1916
The UK, France, and Russia recognized Hussein
(Sharif or Emir of Mecca) as head of Arab peoples and King of Hejaz (western Saudi Arabia).