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


On 1 Feb. 1958 Syria and Egypt merged in the United Arab Republic (see p. 1523). For the history of Syria from 1920 to 1946 see The Statesman’s Year-Book, 1957, pp. 1408 f.

al-Jumhuriya as-Souriya


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