New PDF release: Israel's Wars: A History Since 1947 (Warfare and History)

By Ahron Bregman

Israel's Wars is an engaging and crucial perception into the turbulent background of this bothered nation which, on account that its starting place, has continued virtually consistent violence. Bringing its assurance brand new with contemporary conflicts, this fourth version contains a new bankruptcy at the Gaza wars from 2007-2014, a brand new preface and an up-to-date concluding chapter.


From the 1947-8 Jewish-Palestinian fight for mastery of the land of Palestine to the Al-Aqsa intifada, the second one Lebanon battle and the Gaza wars, Bregman exposes hitherto unknown evidence, together with info of mystery Soviet involvement in inciting the 1967 Six Day struggle, Israeli bombing of the yank warship the USS Liberty, and Israeli assassinations of top Palestinians within the Gaza Strip and the West Bank.


Illustrated all through with maps and pictures, this re-creation is efficacious examining for college students of Arab-Israeli conflicts during the last seventy years.

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