Sands of Sorrow: Israel's Journey from Independence

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I.B.Tauris, 1987 - Arab countries - 328 pages
 

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Sands of sorrow: Israel's journey from independence

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Experienced journalist Viorst looks at Israel's 40 years of development, and finds that the tiny country's increasing military strength, marked by major victories against its Arab neighbors, has ... Read full review

Contents

Entering Zion Gate
1
Two Characters Two Visions
32
Turnabout
70
Six Portentous Days
89
Ratcheting Up
114
War of Atonement
139
Kissingers Covenant
174
Revisionisms Triumph
215
Postscript
274
APPENDIXES A Balfour Declaration November 2 1917
279
B Israels Declaration of Independence May 14 1948
280
Law of the Return 1950
284
AideMemoire of U S Secretary of State Dulles
286
Security Council Resolution 338 October 22 1973
293
Excerpts from Camp David Frameworks for Peace
300
J EgyptianIsraeli Peace Treaty March 26 1979
307

The Bar Kokhba Road
247

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