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They shot the driver as he tried to escape. The fire spread and the dripping eggs
looked like molten flames. Shots were pouring into my truck too, but I managed to
turn it. Then our armoured car came along and shovelled the burning truck into ...
Above the clangour we heard a shot hit our engine. Then two more pierced our
roof. One of them struck the back wall of our bus; the other hit the paper-covered
package which one of the girls had described as cakes (a wireless transmitter) .
Peculiar crackle to a shot in this heat, as though it labours to tear through the
haze. And a bit more sinister. Shots were fewer to-day. In the south, Arabs fired at
Katamon; so much for the extended truce there! Cannon fire again from Nebi ...
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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