Library

Balfour Declaration (1917):

The ‘Balfour 100’ website created by the Jewish community in the UK to mark the centenary year of the Balfour Declaration can be found here.

The website set up by the UK Christian Coalition can be accessed here.

Lloyd George’s accounts of the background to the Balfour Declaration can be found here.

Sir Martin Gilbert’s 2007 lecture on the topic of the Balfour Declaration can be found here.

Hussein-McMahon correspondence:

The letters exchanged by Sharif Hussein of Mecca and Sir Henry McMahon (His Majesty’s High Commissioner at Cairo) in 1915 and 1916 can be found here.

Sir Henry McMahon’s letter to the Times from 1937 concerning that correspondence can be found here.

Clarification of the Hussein-McMahon correspondence in the British government 1922 White Paper can be found here.

Analysis of the Hussein-McMahon correspondence by Leonard Stein (‘The Balfour Declaration’, 1961) and Isaiah Friedman (‘The Question of Palestine: British-Jewish-Arab Relations, 1914-1918’, 1992) can be found here