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Author Sand, Shlomo.

Title The invention of the land of Israel : from Holy Land to homeland / Shlomo Sand ; translated by Geremy Forman.

Imprint London ; Brooklyn, NY : Verso, 2012.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    320.54095 SAN    Available
Description viii, 295 p. ; 24 cm.
Note First published as Matai ve'ekh humtzea eretz israel?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: banal murder and toponomy -- Making homelands: biological imperative or national property -- Mytherritory: in the beginning, God promised the land -- Toward a Christian Zionism: and Balfour promised the land -- Zionism versus Judaism: the conquest of "ethnic" space -- Conclusion: the sad tale of the frog and the scorpion -- Afterword: in memory of a village.
Subject Post-Zionism.
Judaism and state -- Israel.
Palestine. -- In rabbinical literature
Christian Zionism -- History.
Jews -- Israel -- Identity.
Territory, National -- Israel.
Added Title Matai e-ekh humtse h Erets-Yi ra l. English
ISBN 9781844679461 (hardback : alk. paper)
1844679462 (hardback : alk. paper)

 
    
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