Palestine: History of a Lost Nation

Palestine: History of a Lost Nation

by Karl Sabbagh

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781555848743
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Publication date: 02/26/2008
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 1,025,798
File size: 6 MB

Table of Contents

Illustrations     ix
Acknowledgements     xii
Prologue     1
Ancient Palestine     11
'The First King of Palestine'     26
Daher's Decline     39
Palestine in the Nineteenth Century     52
Travellers' Tales     69
Bible Stories     83
Balfour and Friends     97
A Letter to Lord Rothschild     108
Picking up the Peace     123
Mandate     138
Into the 1920s     153
Hostile Acts     169
Commissions Galore     183
Peel and Partition     198
'Lion-cub of Arabdom'     216
Love and War     229
Displaced Persons     241
UNSCOP and Robbers     252
The UN Vote, 29 November 1947     265
The End of History     275
Palestine Lost     294
Epilogue     317
Further Reading     327
Notes     330
Index     351

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