Category Archives: 6. BOOKS

Summarizing and commenting on books that have informed this blog.

Historical documents about Palestine

There is a new page on this website which provides access to the collection of historical documents relating to Palestine published by PASSIA, the Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs. See menu above.

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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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