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Israel : a history

Anita Shapira ; translated from the Hebrew by Anthony Berris.
  • Waltham, Mass. : Brandeis University Press, ©2012.
  • xiii, 502 pages ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Series
Contents
  • pt. I 1881-1918 ZIONISM: IDEOLOGY AND PRAXIS
  • 1. Emergence of the Zionist Movement
  • 2. Jews, Turks, Arabs: First Encounters in the Land
  • pt. II 1918-1948 A STATE-IN-THE-MAKING
  • 3. Palestine under British Rule
  • 4. Immigration and Settlement during the Mandate Period
  • 5. Yishuv as an Emerging State
  • 6. Yishuv: Society, Culture, and Ethos
  • pt. III 1948-1967 NATION BUILDING
  • 7. War of Independence, 1947-1949
  • 8. Creation of Israeli Democracy
  • 9. State Building: Economy, Development, and Big Government
  • 10. Great Aliya: Mass Immigration
  • 11. Culture and Norms in an Evolving Society
  • 12. Politics, Peace, and War
  • pt. IV 1967-1977 A DECADE OF WAR
  • 13. Six Days That Changed the Middle East
  • 14. Age of Euphoria, 1967-1973
  • 15. Yom Kippur War, 1973
  • 16. Israeli Society after the Yom Kippur War
  • pt. V 1977-2000 PEACE, WAR, AND INDECISION
  • 17. Begin in Power
  • 18. Stalemate Years: A Changing Israeli Identity, 1984-1990
  • 19. Decade of Hope, 1990-2000.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9781611683523 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 1611683521 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9781611683530 (ebook)
  • 161168353X (ebook)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2012023172
  • OCLC: 785870498
  • OCLC: 785870498