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We learned of our successes on the Latrun front. For five days a ruthless battle to
relieve Jerusalem has been going on there, ground changing hands again and
again. A crack Legion unit attacked one of our tactical positions seven times in ...
After a week's efforts, got H. to take me down by jeep to the Latrun front. Flew past
Kiriath Anavim, which is being heavily shelled from Radar Station Hill that the
Legion took from us yesterday. Turned off at Saris into the heart of the hills.
But nobody seems to have heard about the road, which promises to make a
mockery of the Legion's stranglehold of Latrun. And, without that, what have the
Arab armies achieved that gives them the power to impose demands? I
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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