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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This maneuver, combined with the loss of one of their antitank guns, forced the
defenders to attempt a fighting withdrawal on May 18, 1948. Most of the
defending forces were annihilated, opening the route for a Syrian advance into
the Jordan ...
Over the next 14 months, the U.S. government attempted without success to
secure the release of the hostages through sanctions against Iran and the
freezing of Iranian assets. The hostage takers were seemingly encouraged by
Nasser and his faction consolidated their hold on power, and after an October 26,
1954, attempt on Nasser's life, in November Nasser ordered Naguib arrested and
deprived of the presidency. Using the assassination attempt to solidify his ...