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Six fellows and a girl formed our Haganah escort. All were wholly or partly in
khaki, but wore no insignia. A tall dark lad they called Boaz was in charge. He
had the head of a Greek god and eyes that sparkled. The girl of the party was
A short, dark girl from Detroit, named Frances, was also there. She's a
sharpshooter, transferred to Jerusalem with the last convoy. In Detroit she was a
stenographer. Got her training in a settlement in Galilee, the only girl in her group
of 35 ...
Besides Dick and his plump Jewish girl friend and us two, our party included a
shy German-born Haganah lad and a sultry Oriental girl. Dick was full of tall tales.
The German lad, after a few drinks, turned out to be a mine of humour. It was a ...
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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