Palestine and the Arab-Israeli conflict /

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Author / Creator: Smith, Charles D., 1936-
Format: Book
Edition:7th ed.
Imprint: Boston : Bedford/st Martin's, 2010.
Series:Ann & Jean Burnstine Book Fund for Jewish Studies (Wellesley College)
Local Note:Gift of the Ann & Jean Burnstine Book Fund for Jewish Studies.
Summary:This history of the Arab Israeli War of 1967 includes a basic outline of pre-1948 history of the region, the history of Zionism and the peace negotiations of the 1990s.
Item Description:Maps on lining papers.
Physical Description:xxii, 583 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 551-557) and index.
Author Notes:CHARLES D. SMITH is professor of Middle East history in the Department of Near Eastern Studies, University of Arizona. He has held numerous grants for research in the Middle East, was a Fulbright scholar in Egypt, and served as a member of the Institute for Advanced Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He has published scholarly articles on many topics, including Egyptian Islam, Anglo-French imperialism in the Middle East, and nationalism and identity. Author of Islam and the Search for Social Order in Modern Egypt , he is currently writing a study of Anglo-French relations and European imperial goals in the Middle East during World War I.