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Hejaz Nejd
First posted on June 14th 2007, last revised on February 13th 2009







For the time since 1919/1934, see Saudi Arabia

Asir 1915-1934

For the time 1517-1918, see Ottoman Empire








DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles Articles 'Asir, from Wikipedia; 'Asir, from Old Countries; from Encyclopedia of the Orient; from Speedy Look
Links, General
Historical Dictionaries
Historical Maps Map : Asir 1910-1915, from Wikimedia
Timelines
Accounts of History from Wikipedia, from Encyclopedia of the Orient, from Speedy Look, from Asir Heritage and Civilization, by Tor Eigeland (1980), The Idrisi State in Asir 1906-1934, by Anne K. Bang
Encyclopedia Entries Article Arabia, from EB 1911; from Catholic Encyclopedia, 1907 edition
Article Arabia, from EB 1902
Article Asir, from EB 1911
Article Asir, from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
Military Saudi Conquest of Asir 1920, from ACED; Saudi-Yemeni War 1934, from ACED
Economy & Finances Global Currency History : Saudi Arabia
Ethnography, Demography Main Tribes of the Arab Peninsula : Bani Yam, from King Abdul Aziz (Ibn Saud) Information Source
Religion
History of Regions Regions of Saudi Arabia, from www.statoids.com
History of Cities Abha and Assir Region, from Saudi Cities
Article : Abha, from Wikipedia, Article Jizan, from Wikipedia; Article : Abha, from Encyclopedia of the Orient
Article Najran, from Wikipedia
Institutions Article King Khalid University, from Wikipedia
Bibliographies Search RHS Bibliography for Asir
Biographies
Others Battle of Wadi Hajlah, surrender of Abha and conquest of Asir, Asir Prospers under Saudi Rule, Yemeni Imam reasserts his claim to Najran, Asir and Tihama, Saudis drive the Yemenis out of Najran, Treaty of Taif signed between Saudi Arabia and Yemen, from King Abdul Aziz (Ibn Saud) Information Source
The Yemeni-Saudi Border Treaty, from The Estimate, 2000

DIRECTORY OF INTERNET SOURCES . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Lists of Statesmen World Statesmen : Other Arab Polities, by Ben Cahoon; scroll down for Asir; Regnal Chronologies : Asir
Population Figures Historical Population Statistics : Saudi Arabia, administrative divisions, from Population Statistics by Jan Lahmeyer
Yearbooks Statesman's Year-Book, 1921, pp.1348-1349, IA
Document Collections Historic Picture Postcards, from Postcardman, commercial site
The Letters of T.E. Lawrence
Gertrude Bell Letter Archive, Univ. of Newcastle
British Intelligence Reports on the Creation of Saudi Arabia, published by IDC Publishers
A Collection of First World War Military Handbooks of Arabia, 1913-1917, from Archive Editions
Search Hansard for Asir
Archives, Musea, Libraries
National Symbols Flag, from Wikipedia
Coins, Banknotes

PRINTED REFERENCES
On the Middle East Ritchie Ovendale, The Longman Companion to the Middle East since 1914, London etc.: Longman 1994 [G]
General Accounts Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Macropaedia, Vol.13, pp.833-841 Article Arabia : Saudi Arabia KMLA Lib.Sign. R 032 B862h v.13
Madawi al-Rasheed, A History of Saudi Arabia, Cambridge : UP 2002, KMLA Lib.Sign. 953.805 A459h
Specific Periods H.-J. Kornrumpf, Die osmanische Herrschaft auf der Arabischen Halbinsel im 19. Jahrhundert (1980), (Ottoman rule on the Arabian Peninsula in the 19th Century), in : Analecta Isisiana LV, Istanbul : Isis 2001 pp.39-50, in German [G]
Historical Dictionary J.E. Peterson, Historical Dictionary of Saudi Arabia, Metuchen N.J. : Scarecrow 1993 [G]
Yearbooks Article Arabia Kingdom of Nejd, Kingdom of Hejaz, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1925 pp.662-667 (data of 1923-1925) [G]
Article Arabia : Asir, in : New International Year Book 1919 p.50, 1920 p.48, 1921 p.49, 1922 p.49, 1923 p.50, 1925 p.46 [G]