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Lords of the Land: The War Over Israel's Settlements in the Occupied Territories, 1967-2007
     

Lords of the Land: The War Over Israel's Settlements in the Occupied Territories, 1967-2007

by Idith Zertal
 

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ISBN-10: 1568584148

ISBN-13: 2901568584149

Pub. Date: 06/09/2009

Publisher: Nation Books

The 1967 Arab-Israeli War was a devastating triumph for Israel, which immediately began to establish settlements in the newly conquered territories. Those settlements, and the movement that made them possible, have utterly transformed Israel, and yet until now the full history of the occupation has never been told. Lords of the Land tells that tragic story,

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The 1967 Arab-Israeli War was a devastating triumph for Israel, which immediately began to establish settlements in the newly conquered territories. Those settlements, and the movement that made them possible, have utterly transformed Israel, and yet until now the full history of the occupation has never been told. Lords of the Land tells that tragic story, and reveals what a catastrophe it has been for both Israel and the Palestinians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2901568584149
Publisher:
Nation Books
Publication date:
06/09/2009
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
576

Table of Contents


Maps     vii
Introduction     ix
The Forty-Year War
Blindness     3
Bad Faith     55
Fire on the Hilltops     119
From Redemption to Destruction
Soldiers of the Messiah     183
A Moveable Death     245
Complicity     277
Everything Is Legal in the Land of Israel     333
Epilogue
The Pace of Apocalypse     403
Acknowledgments     453
Notes     455
Bibliography     511
Index     517

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