Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Number of pages: 310
Weight: 590 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 19 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
' ... a scholarly, readable volume that will provoke more debate ...'. Reviews in History
'This stimulating guide to the complex political and military topography of the 1948 war sets new, rigorous standards for subsequent scholars, and should be required reading for anyone who needs to understand what the whole Arab-Israeli business is about.' Contemporary Review
'... a cogent and comprehensive work on the central event in the Middle East in the year 1948 ... The War for Palestine demonstrates a dedication to empirical research and a determination to draw independent conclusions'. English Historical Review
'This volume presents important and original scholarship on the 1948 war ... It succeeds in bringing together historians from different backgrounds and demonstrates their ability to communicate and jointly challenge historical myths.' American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences
'This critical look at internal factors on the Arab side is most welcome in order to understand the events of 1948.' Journal of Peace Research
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