The Palestine-Israel Conflict

Editor/Author Harms, Gregory and Ferry, Todd M.
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Pluto Press

Single-User Purchase Price: $85.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $127.50
ISBN: 978-0-74-533216-1
Category: History - World history
Image Count: 6
Book Status: Available
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The Palestine-Israel Conflict is the first book to provide a clear, accessible, and annotated introduction that covers the full history of the region, from Biblical times until today. Perfect for the general reader, as well as students, it offers a comprehensive yet lucid rendering of the conflict, setting it in its proper historical context.

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Table of Contents

  • List of Maps
  • Acknowledgments
  • Preface to the Third Edition
  • Introduction
  • Part I: Background History
  • Preface to Part I
  • 1 Canaan–Palestine: Ancient History by Todd M. Ferry
  • 2 Muhammad, Islam, and the Arab Empire
  • 3 The Crusades to the Ottoman Empire
  • Part II: Pre-conflict
  • Preface to Part II
  • 4 Jewish Persecution and Zionism
  • 5 Palestine
  • 6 The Genesis of Conflict: World War I to World War II
  • Part III: Conflict
  • Preface to Part III
  • 7 Partition, Israeli Statehood, and the Six-Day War: 1947–1967
  • 8 The Continuation of the Arab–Israeli Conflict: 1967–Lebanon 1982
  • 9 The First Intifada and the Peace Process
  • 10 The Twenty-First Century: The Second Intifada, Hamas, and Obama
  • Conclusion: Current Developments
  • Appendices
  • 1 Chronology
  • 2 Israel's Prime Ministers
  • 3 General Data: Israel, Palestine
  • Suggested Reading
  • Select Bibliography