Somali Republic

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


The Somali Republic came into being on 1 July 1960 as a result of the merger of the British Somaliland Protectorate, which became independent on 26 June 1960, and the Italian Trusteeship Territory of Somalia. For the previous history of these territories see The Statesman’s Year-Book, 1960, pp. 337 and 1367.


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Books of Reference

  1. Censimento delta popolazione italiana e straniera delta Somalia. Rome, 1958Google Scholar
  2. D’Antonio, M., Italia e Somalia: Dieci anni di collaborazione. Rome 1962.—La Costituzione Somala. Rome, 1962Google Scholar
  3. Drysdale, J., The Somali Dispute. London, 1964Google Scholar
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  7. Touval, S., Somali Nationalism. Harvard Univ. Press and OUP, 1963.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1955

Authors and Affiliations

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

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