A History of Israel: From the Rise of Zionism to Our Time / Edition 3

A History of Israel: From the Rise of Zionism to Our Time / Edition 3

by Howard M. Sachar

ISBN-10: 0375711325

ISBN-13: 9780375711329

Pub. Date: 05/15/2007

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

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Table of Contents

IThe Rise of Jewish Nationalism3
IIThe Beginning of the Return18
IIIHerzl and the Rise of Political Zionism36
IVThe Growth of the Yishuv65
VThe Balfour Declaration89
VIThe Establishment of the Mandate116
VIIBuilding the Jewish National Home138
VIIIThe Seeds of Arab-Jewish Confrontation163
IXBritain Repudiates the Jewish National Home195
XPalestine in World War II227
XIThe Yishuv Repudiates the Mandate249
XIIThe Birth of Israel279
XIIIThe War of Independence315
XIVThe Growth of the Israeli Republic354
XVIngathering and the Struggle for Economic Survival395
XVIThe Search for Peace and Security429
XVIISinai and Suez472
XVIIIYears of Economic and Social Growth515
XIXA Decade of Political and Diplomatic Achievement543
XXCultural and Ideological Currents580
XXIThe Six-Day War615
XXIIIsrael as Empire667
XXIIIIsrael and World Jewry714
XXIVThe War of the Day of Judgment740
XXVAftermath of an Earthquake788
XXVIThe Likud Era Begins831
XXVIIAn Accommodation with Egypt843
XXVIIIRomantic Nationalism and Realpolitik861
XXIXRevisionism at the Apogee881
XXXIsrael in Lebanon897
XXXIA Crisis of Israeli Spirit, of Disaspora Loyalty921
XXXIIThe Era of Unity Governments934
XXXIIIThe Wages of Immobilism957
XXXIVA Tormented Road to Peace977
XXXVThe Mottled Landscape: An Appraisal at Half Century1002

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