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Rina Nikova is putting on a ballet show to-morrow in Rehavia. Good for her!
Abdullah's star is in the ascendant. All Arab roads now lead to Amman. Even the
Mufti has gone to see his arch-enemy. Despite the help from the Arab countries,
again. The other day Dick was complaining to Ahmed at the P.I.O. canteen about
the half-sweetened tea. "Sorry; sugar finished," Ahmed grinned. "But wait few
weeks, King Abdullah be here. Then you have sweet Turkish coffee, plenty sugar.
The British have undertaken to send them back to Transjordan. If they remain, or
return at once, will their British officers also fight? Jerusalem is bound to be
Abdullah's first objective. To be master of the Holy City, that's a prize for a desert
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Polaris- - LibraryThing
I found this book in a small used bookshop in Brecon. It was a pretty gruelling read as the diarist recorded repeated accounts of hunger, constant shelling, and endless deprivation. The conditions in ... Read full review
Review: Jerusalem Embattled: A Diary of the City Under Siege March 25, 1948 to July 18th, 1948 (Global Issues)User Review - Michael Murray - Goodreads
Heartbreaking. Essential reading for anyone trying to understand the Middle East. Read full review