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Reuven Shiloah - the Man behind the Mossad
     

Reuven Shiloah - the Man behind the Mossad

by Haggai Eshed, David Zinder (Translator), Leah Zinder (Translator)
 

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This is the story of Reuven Shiloah - the man who established the Mossad, and laid the foundations for the intelligence community of the State of Israel. The book is based on private archives, and interviews with people who worked closely with Shiloah both in Israel and abroad.

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This is the story of Reuven Shiloah - the man who established the Mossad, and laid the foundations for the intelligence community of the State of Israel. The book is based on private archives, and interviews with people who worked closely with Shiloah both in Israel and abroad.

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Based on archival documents and interviews with colleagues, this political biography extolls Shiloah's contribution to the formation of the Israeli state. From his role as go-between for Ben Gurion and Moshe Sharett and his founding and two years as head of the Mossad, to his death in 1959, the author examines Shiloah's influence on Israel's intelligence apparatus and more generally, its bureaucracy. Translated from the Hebrew work (1988, Edanim Publishers). Paperback edition (unseen), $27.50. Distributed by ISBS. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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ISBN-13:
9780714643618
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.10(d)

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