The iron wall: Israel and the Arab world

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Allen Lane, 2000 - History - 670 pages
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


The Zionist Foundations
The Emergence of Israel 19471949
Consolidation 19491953

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