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Balfour and Weizmann : the Zionist, the zealot and the emergence of Israel

Author: Geoffrey Lewis
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This title gives an insight into the relationship between Arthur Balfour and Chaim Weizmann and a comprehensive background to the Arab-Israeli conflict raging today."--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lewis, Geoffrey, 1929-
Balfour and Weizmann.
London ; New York : Continuum, 2009
(OCoLC)747117387
Named Person: Arthur James Balfour; Chaim Weizmann; Arthur James Balfour Balfour, 1. earl of; Chaim Weizmann; Arthur James Balfour; Chaim Weizmann; Arthur J Balfour; Chaim Weizmann
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Lewis
ISBN: 9781847250407 1847250408
OCLC Number: 262720137
Description: xvii, 203 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Jew and Arab --
The dream of Zion --
Arthur Balfour --
Chaim Weizmann --
"Uganda" --
England --
Palestine before the war --
Messianic times --
Placating the French, inciting the Arabs --
First steps to the Balfour Declaration --
The turning point --
It's a boy! --
At the threshold.
Other Titles: Balfour & Weizmann
Responsibility: Geoffrey Lewis.

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