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Author Morris, Benny, 1948-

Title 1948 : a history of the first Arab-Israeli war / Benny Morris.

Imprint New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    956.042 MOR    Available
Description xiv, 524 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 421-505) and index.
Contents Staking claims: the historical background -- The United Nations steps in: UNSCOP and the partition resolution -- The first stage of the civil war, November 1947--March 1948 -- The second stage of the civil war, April--mid-May 1948 -- The pan-Arab invasion, 15 May--11 June 1948 -- The first truce, 11 June--8 July 1948, and the international community, and the War -- The "ten days" and after -- Operations Yoav and Hiram -- Operation Horev, December 1948--January 1949 -- The armistice agreements, January--July 1949 -- Some conclusions.
Subject Haganah (Organization) -- History -- 20th century.
Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949.
Palestine -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Palestine -- Politics and government -- 1917-1948.
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948.
Israel -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Israel -- Politics and government -- 1948-1967.
Israel -- History -- 1948-1967.
Israel -- Foreign relations -- Arab countries.
Arab countries -- Foreign relations -- Israel.
ISBN 9780300126969 (clothbound : alk. paper) : $32.50
0300126964 (clothbound : alk. paper)

 
    
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