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Israel at sixty : rethinking the birth of the Jewish state

Author: Efraim Karsh; Rory Miller
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
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Examines the domestic and international context of Israel's transition from community to state in 1948. This book discusses the involvement of the UN, Zionist and Arab leaders in the events  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Israel at sixty.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2009
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Efraim Karsh; Rory Miller
ISBN: 9780415483179 0415483174
OCLC Number: 237880824
Notes: Previously published as a special issue of the journal Israel Affairs.
Description: vi, 266 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: On the unspoken principles of Herzlian diplomacy and their contemporary relevance / David Vital --
Zionism and the Palestinians / Efraim Karsh --
Israel's midwife : Golda Meir in the closing years of the British mandate / Meron Medzini --
A small consolation for a big loss : King Abdallah and Jerusalem during the 1948 war / Ronen Yitzhak --
The army of sacred Jihad : an army or bands? / Eliezer Tauber --
On the myth and the connection between the Holocaust and the creation of Israel / Evyatar Friesel --
"The rhetoric of reaction" : British Arabists, Jewish refugees, and the Palestine question / Rory Miller --
France and the partition plan, 1947-1948 / Tsilla Hershco --
"Showdown in the Oval office" : 12 May 1948 in history / Henry D. Fetter --
Ralph Bunche and the establishment of Israel / Elad Ben-Dror --
The genesis of Turkish views on partition and concilation / Howard A. Patten --
Israel at sixty : some reflections / David Vital.
Responsibility: edited by Efraim Karsh and Rory Miller.


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