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2 edition of history of the Six-Day War. found in the catalog.

history of the Six-Day War.

Hashavia, Arye.

history of the Six-Day War.

by Hashavia, Arye.

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Published by Ledory in Tel-Aviv .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Israel-Arab War, 1967.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Hisṭoryah shel Milḥemet sheshet ha-yamim.

    Statement[Translated from the Hebrew by Bina Gershuni, Frances Kay and David Saraph]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS127 .H3313
    The Physical Object
    Pagination414 p.
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4710842M
    LC Control Number77951952

    What makes this book important is the breadth and depth of the research.”—The New York Times Book Review “A first-rate new account of the conflict.”—The Washington Post “The definitive history of the Six-Day War [Oren’s] narrative .   The six-day war, as America struggled in Vietnam, was a hinge event, turning the US to Israel as its prime ally against Soviet-backed Arab regimes. While presidents such as Eisenhower and Kennedy.

      A new history of the lead-up to the war by Guy Laron, THE SIX-DAY WAR: The Breaking of the Middle East (Yale University, $28), reinforces this narrative. It presents the economic and geopolitical. "This book resolves one of the great mysteries of the Six-Day War, putting the Soviet Union at the center of the drama. Written with a wealth of documentary evidence, it has all the intrigue of a detective story, and all the pace of a novel."—Sir Martin Gilbert, author of Israel: A History.

    “[In] Michael Oren’s richly detailed and lucid account, the familiar story is thrilling once again What makes this book important is the breadth and depth of the research.”—The New York Times Book Review “A first-rate new account of the conflict.”—The Washington Post “The definitive history of the Six-Day War. By gathering together all available sources on the subject, the book aspires to set a new standard in Middle Eastern history. Oren's complete account of the events surrounding and encompassing the Six Day War proves to be an engrossing read and a definitive and much-needed chapter in Israeli and world history.


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History of the Six-Day War by Hashavia, Arye. Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Six-Day War was a brief but bloody conflict fought in June between Israel and the Arab states of Egypt, Syria and Jordan. Following years of. —The New York Times Book Review “A first-rate new account of the conflict.”—The Washington Post “The definitive history of the Six-Day War [Oren’s] narrative is precise but written with great literary flair.

In no one else’s study is there more understanding or more surprise.”—Martin Peretz, Publisher, The New RepublicCited by: Finished: A relatively short book for a short war. The authors laid out the recent past of the Middle East, setting the stage for the conflict.

They spar Randolph Churchill, son of the legendary wartime British prime minister, and his son, Winston, co-authored this account of the Six Day War/5. A History of the Jews: From Earliest Times Through The Six Day War by Cecil Roth and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at —The New York Times Book Review “A first-rate new account of the conflict.”—The Washington Post “The definitive history of the Six-Day War [Oren’s] narrative is precise but written with great literary flair.

In no one else’s study is there more understanding or more surprise.”—Martin Peretz, Publisher, The New Republic. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Six-Day War from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.

Home» Browse» History» Military History» Wars, Battles, and Military Interventions» Six-Day War. Six-Day War, brief Arab-Israeli war that took place June 5–10, After months of escalation, Israel conducted a preemptive air assault demobilizing its neighbors’ air force capabilities, allowing it a quick and decisive victory.

The war had lasting impact on diplomatic engagement between Israel and its neighbors. Six-Day War; Part of the Arab–Israeli conflict: Map of the military movements and territorial changes during the Six-Day War.

The territory of Israel before the war is colored royal blue on this map, while the territories captured by Israel during the war. The Six Day War was a defeat for the Arab States, which lost more than half of their military equipment.

The Jordanian Air Force was completely destroyed. The Arabs suffe casualties, while on the Israeli side there were casualties. An enthralling, big-picture history that examines the Six-Day War, its causes, and its enduring consequences against its global context One fateful week in June redrew the map of the Middle East.

Many scholars have documented how the Six-Day War unfolded, but little has been done to explain why the conflict happened at all.

As we approach its fiftieth. In the brief history of the State of Israel, the Six‑Day War constitutes a major turning point. This swift and total victory saved the Zionist entity from destruction, ensured its physical existence, and disillusioned those of her enemies who had hoped that the Jewish State was just a Author: Eli Barnavi.

The Six-Day War is most accurately viewed as another round in the years’ war for Palestine that started with the anti-Zionist riots in Since then a series of armed conflicts between Jews and Arabs has shaped the history of this country; the Six-Day War was neither the first nor the last of them.

This was one of the better early books to come out of the Six-Day War, written by a knowledgeable British military historian. The stunning speed and massive power of the Israeli victory generated a great deal of reportage, writing, and analysis, and A.J. Barker did a reasonably good job, despite the massive smokescreens of secrecy that still /5(5).

The book is a detailed political as well as military history of the events surrounding the Six Day War. It tries to present information from both the Arab and Israeli viewpoints.

It clearly demonstrates the divisions among the Arab nations and the resulting problems in carrying out coordinated military and political actions against a. Six Days of War: June and the Making of the Modern Middle East is a non-fiction book by American-born Israeli historian and Israeli ambassador to the United States, Michael Oren, chronicling the events of the Six-Day War fought between Israel and its Arab praised by critics, the book won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for history and spent.

In many ways, Oren’s book revisited the Churchill version of the Six-Day War and found it perfect. His bottom line was that Israel stumbled into a war it had not wanted to wage. In Israel and the West it is called the Six-Day War, in the Arab world it is known as the June War, or simply as "The Setback".

Never has a conflict so short, unforeseen and largely unwanted by both sides, so transformed the world. Six Days of War is the most comprehensive history ever published of this dramatic and pivotal event, the first to Reviews: How the War Shaped the Middle East.

Author: Jeremy Bowen; Publisher: Simon and Schuster; ISBN: ; Category: History; Page: ; View: ; DOWNLOAD NOW» The Six-Day War was an extraordinary human drama.

It swept up a generation of Israelis and Arabs whose children still cannot live peacefully in the world the war created. The Six-Day War effectively sowed the seeds for the downfall of Arab nationalism, the growth of Islamic extremism, and the animosity between Jews and Palestinians.

In this important new work, Laron's fresh interdisciplinary perspective and extensive archival research offer a significant reassessment of a conflict - and the trigger-happy. An enthralling, big-picture history that examines the Six-Day War, its causes, and its enduring consequences against its global context One fateful week in June redrew the map of the Middle East.

Many scholars have documented how the Six-Day War unfolded, but little has been done to explain why the conflict happened at all.

The six day war, it was mainly about the events both political and economic situation and the leading personalities of that time. Not much about the war at all, but still interesting seeing familiar stories about leaders Rabin, Day an, Bresnev being told from Larons research, anyway found it interesting and learnt that troubles economically rings fairly true to our own times/5(15).

SIX DAYS OF WAR – Michael Oren – An exhaustive study of the period leading up to and including the Six Day War.

Oren reviews all communiqués from Israel, the Arab world, the United. The Six-Day War Israel attacked Egypt, Jordan and Syria between June 5 and J This brief conflict, which became known as The Six-Day War, resulted in major land gains for Israel.