The iron wall: Israel and the Arab world

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Allen Lane, 2000 - History - 670 pages
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Avi Shlaim is now a Professor of International Relations at St. Antony's College, Oxford.

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This major work, by one of the most respected Israeli new historians, is concerned with the diplomatic history of the relations between Israel and the Arab states and the Palestinians. It shatters a ... Read full review

THE IRON WALL: Israel and the Arab World

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A comprehensive revisionist history of Israel's foreign policy, insisting that an "intransigent," often belligerent Jewish state mishandled relations with its neighbors. Shlaim (International ... Read full review

Contents

The Zionist Foundations
1
The Emergence of Israel 19471949
28
Consolidation 19491953
54
Copyright

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Avi Shlaim is professor of international relations at St. Antony's College, Oxford University.