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The story of Israel, Martin Gilbert

Label
The story of Israel
Title
The story of Israel
Statement of responsibility
Martin Gilbert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the country's history, from Theodor Herzel's proposal for a Jewish state and the first settlers in Palestine to the turbulent peace talks between the Israelis and Palestinians, with photographs, maps, and facsimiles of historical documents
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10075729
Cataloging source
PLF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilbert, Martin
Dewey number
956.9405
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zionism
  • Israel
Target audience
adult
Label
The story of Israel, Martin Gilbert
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In slip case
  • "This book contains rare removable facsimile documents of historic importance"--Cover
Accompanying material
various facsim. docs.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index
Contents
Herzl and the Jewish National Home, 1897 -- Settling the Land, 1900-14 -- The Balfour Declaration, 1917 -- The Liberation of Palestine, 1918 -- Palestine under British Rule, 1917-23 -- The Opening of the Hebrew University, 1925 -- Preparing for Statehood, 1922-33 -- The Struggle to Grow, 1933-39 -- Jewish Immigration Curtailed, 1939 -- The Second World War, 1939-45 -- The Intensifying Conflict, 1945-47 -- Under Attack, 1947-48 -- Jerusalem under Siege, 1948 -- The War of Independence, 1948-49 -- The Exodus from Arab Lands, 1948-58 -- Building the Jewish State, 1948-67 -- The Six-Day War, June 1967 -- The Battle for Jerusalem, June 1967 -- Between Two Wars, 1967-73 -- The October War, 1973 -- Soviet Exodus, 1948-91 -- Confronting Terror, Seeking Peace, 1973-78 -- The War in Lebanon, 1982 -- The Long, Hard Road to Negotiations, 1982-91 -- The Peace Process: Oslo and Beyond, 1992-94 -- The Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin, 1995 -- The Peace Process: Into the Twenty-First Century, 1996-2007 -- Israel Among the Nations
Control code
ocn755515145
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780233003351
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)755515145
Label
The story of Israel, Martin Gilbert
Publication
Note
  • In slip case
  • "This book contains rare removable facsimile documents of historic importance"--Cover
Accompanying material
various facsim. docs.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index
Contents
Herzl and the Jewish National Home, 1897 -- Settling the Land, 1900-14 -- The Balfour Declaration, 1917 -- The Liberation of Palestine, 1918 -- Palestine under British Rule, 1917-23 -- The Opening of the Hebrew University, 1925 -- Preparing for Statehood, 1922-33 -- The Struggle to Grow, 1933-39 -- Jewish Immigration Curtailed, 1939 -- The Second World War, 1939-45 -- The Intensifying Conflict, 1945-47 -- Under Attack, 1947-48 -- Jerusalem under Siege, 1948 -- The War of Independence, 1948-49 -- The Exodus from Arab Lands, 1948-58 -- Building the Jewish State, 1948-67 -- The Six-Day War, June 1967 -- The Battle for Jerusalem, June 1967 -- Between Two Wars, 1967-73 -- The October War, 1973 -- Soviet Exodus, 1948-91 -- Confronting Terror, Seeking Peace, 1973-78 -- The War in Lebanon, 1982 -- The Long, Hard Road to Negotiations, 1982-91 -- The Peace Process: Oslo and Beyond, 1992-94 -- The Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin, 1995 -- The Peace Process: Into the Twenty-First Century, 1996-2007 -- Israel Among the Nations
Control code
ocn755515145
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780233003351
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)755515145

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