Fabricating Israeli history: the "new historians"
Frank Cass, 1997 - 210 עמודים
Israeli historiography has long been subjected to a sustained assault by self-styled 'new historians', vying to expose what they claim to be the distorted Zionist narrative of Israeli history and the Arab-Israeli conflict. They have cast Israel as the regional villain, bearing sole responsibility for the cycle of violence in the Middle East since 1946.
Fabricating Israeli History takes issue with these 'revisionists'. Through careful examination of the documentation that they have used, as well as of sources that the author believes they have either ignored or failed to trace, this book propounds that the historical facts tell a completely different story from the one they propagate. He suggests that, for the most part, the 'new historiography' has involved foul play. Numerous examples are studies in depth to illustrate the author's argument.
This is a thoroughly researched and detailed expose that will shock genuine students of history, politics and Middle Eastern affairs.
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overall might of nations extends far beyond the number of soldiers they can field,
indeed beyond their military strength; and there is little doubt that in such critical
components of national power as demography, territory, geo-strategic location ...
This included inter alia the surrender of the Negev to Transjordan and Egypt, with
all its attendant detrimental consequences for Israel's strategic and economic
interests;19 the prevention of a Jewish land corridor between the coastal plain
The whole strategic position of the Western Powers is dependent on how and in
what way we handle this Middle East situation." In this sweeping strategic vision,
where world peace rested on the containment of 'Jewish expansion' and the ...