The Encyclopedia of the Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Political, Social, and Military History, כרך 2
ABC-CLIO, 2008 - 1553 עמודים
This exhaustive work offers readers at multiple levels key insights into the military, political, social, cultural, and religious origins of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
* With more than 750 alphabetically organized entries covering everything from important people, places, and events to a wide range of social and cultural topics--each entry featuring cross references and suggestions for further reading
* A separate documents volume offering an unprecedented collection of more than 150 essential primary sources
* Over 500 images, including maps, photographs, and illustrations
* A comprehensive introductory overview by retired general Anthony Zinni
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Event Date: October 6, 1973 The Battle of Latakia (Ladhakiyya, Syria) occurred
on the night of October 6, 1973, the first day of the Yom Kippur War. The naval
engagement takes its name from Syria's chief seaport on the Mediterranean Sea.
Macmillan fell ill in the summer of 1963 and resigned as prime minister in
October. He retired from Parliament in 1964 and was made Earl of Stockton in
1984. During the Margaret Thatcher years he took great delight in criticizing her
Beginning at 2:00 p.m. on October 6, Egyptian aircraft launched a massive
surprise attack against Israeli airfields, command headquarters, surface-to-air
missile batteries, and other strategic locations in the Sinai. The attack occurred
two hours ...