Category Archives: 6. BOOKS

Summarizing and commenting on books that have informed this blog.

Genesis, by John B. Judis

Genesis: Truman, American Jews, and the Origins of the Arab/Israeli conflict by John B. Judis Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, New York, 2014 | ISBN 978037416109-5 (hardback) Publisher’s Description A probing look at one of the most incendiary subjects of our time—the … Continue reading

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The Rejection of Palestinian Self-Determination

The Rejection of Palestinian Self-Determination, by Jeremy R. Hammond Publication Date: 8 November 2009 | ISBN: 978-0557095698 | Kindle available Description The Rejection of Palestinian Self-Determination is an overview of the crucial period from the rise of the Zionist movement until … Continue reading

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Into Occupation

Into Occupation: peace activism in Israel and Palestine, by Mhosin Kirinde Publication date: not stated, 2012? | Kindle edition only from Amazon.

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A Dangerous Delusion

A Dangerous Delusion: why the West is wrong about a nuclear Iran, by Peter Oborne and David Morrison. Publication date: 18 April 2013 | ISBN: none, Kindle single available from Amazon

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Nuclear 2.0

Nuclear 2.0: why a green future needs nuclear power, by Mark Lynas Publication date: 9 July 2013 | ISBN: none. Available from Amazon as a Kindle single.

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God’s Philosophers

God’s Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the Foundations of Modern Science, by James Hannan Publication date: 7 August 2009 | ISBN: 1848310706

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Remembering and Imagining Palestine

Remembering and Imagining Palestine: Identity and Nationalism from the Crusades to the Present, by Haim Gerber. Publication date: 3rd October 2008 | ISBN-10: 0230537014 | ISBN-13: 978-0230537019

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The End of War

The End of War by John Horgan Publication date: January 17, 2012 | ISBN-10: 1936365367 | ISBN-13: 978-1936365364 Author’s description War is a fact of human nature. As long as we exist, it exists. That’s how the argument goes. But … Continue reading

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