Israel`s Wars: A History since 1947 by Ahron Bregman
English | July 19, 2002 | ISBN: 0415287162, 0415287154 | 296 Pages | PDF | 3.4 MB
During the twentieth century, Israel has achieved notoriety, witnessing almost constant conflict and violence. Israel`s Wars is a masterly account of Israel`s wars with the Palestinians and the Arabs. From the 1947-8 Jewish-Palestinian struggle for the possession and mastery of the land of Palestine, through Israel`s wars with its Arab neighbours, to the Al-Aqsa Intifada, this book unearths new insights and exposes unknown facts for the first time, including secrets relating to: the Soviets` involvement in inciting the June 1967 Six Day War; the Israeli bombing of the American USS Liberty; President Sadat`s right-hand man, who was a top agent of Mossad; Israeli assassinations of leading Palestinians during the Al-Aqsa Intifada. Israel`s War`s explores the effects of the wars on the people of Israel and provides a fascinating account of this intriguing and turbulent period of Israel`s past.