Intifada: The Palestinian Uprising--Israel's Third Front

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Simon and Schuster, 1990 - Intifada, 1987-1993 - 352 pages
In 1987, after 20 years of Israeli occupation, the West Bank and Gaza erupted in Palestinian rebellion and the Israelis, the PLO and the Jordanians were all taken by surprise. Drawing on wide-ranging sources and exclusive documents, Schiff and Ya'ari describe how this spontaneous outburst developed into an organized revolt, which has become, in effect, a third front for Israel.

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This book was written in 1989, not long after the first Intifada started. It shows the complexity of the uprising, its mass character but also the several militant organizations that tried to direct ... Read full review

Intifada: the Palestinian uprising: Israel's third front

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In this book, two Israeli journalists examine the anticolonial uprising by Palestinians against the Israeli occupation that erupted in December 1987 as part of their general description of the anxiety ... Read full review

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