Cursed Victory: A History of Israel and the Occupied Territories, 1967 to the Present

Cursed Victory: A History of Israel and the Occupied Territories, 1967 to the Present

by Ahron Bregman

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781605987804
Publisher: Pegasus Books
Publication date: 05/15/2015
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 416
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Born in Israel in 1958, Ahron Bregman was a soldier in the 1982 Lebanon War and reached the rank of captain. He then studied in Jerusalem and London, completing a doctorate in War Studies at King's College London. He is the author of Israel's Wars: A History Since 1947 and A History of Israel. An academic and journalist, Bregman teaches at the Department of War Studies, King's College London.

Table of Contents

Preface to the American Edition ix

List of Illustrations xvii

List of Maps xix

A Note on Sources xxvii

A Personal Note xxix

Introduction xxxiii

A Note on Occupation xli

Part 1 The First Decade, 1967-1977

1 West Bank and Jerusalem 3

2 Gaza Strip 56

3 Golan Heights 71

4 Sinai 86

Part 2 The Second Decade, 1977-1987

5 Likud Years 101

6 Black December, 1987 131

Part 3 War and Diplomacy, 1987-2007

7 Intifada 145

8 Gulf, Madrid, Oslo, 1991-1995 164

9 Missed Opportunities, 1995-1999 186

10 Golan First, 1999-2000 201

11 Camp David II, 2000 217

12 Al-Aqsa Intifada, 2000-2001 247

13 Sharon and Arafat, 2001-2004 268

14 Unilateralism and Its Rewards, 2004-2007 289

Into a Fifth Decade of Occupation 305

Select Bibliography 309

Notes 317

Index 347

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