Jewish Values: Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

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Publication Year: 
2013
Number of Pages: 
96pages
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An informative, well-written, and balanced account coupled with interesting sidebars and relevant photographs and illustrations. Beginning with the Ottoman Empire, the haskala in Europe, the growth of Zionism, the British mandate, and World War II, and continuing with Israel’s declaration of independence, the Six-Day War, the Yom Kippur War, Camp David Accords, the Oslo Peace Process, and the assassination of Yitzhak Rabin, the volume concludes with Israel’s withdrawal from Gaza, the war with Hezbollah, and the return of Netanyahu to the prime minister’s office. Robson also covers the rise of Nasser, Pan-Arabism, the formation of Fatah and the PLO, Black September, the first and second Intifadas, the reign of Arafat, and the appointment of Mahmoud Abbas. Detailed endnotes, a glossary, index, and list of books, articles, and websites for further study, round out this excellent resource.
ISBN: 
978-1-42050-239-8
Book ID: 
1519
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No
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