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O Jerusalem!, 1/e

O Jerusalem!, 1/e

Vikas Publishing
  • 9788125925927
  • 800 pages
  • Paperback
  • 5.50” x 8.50” inches
  • Book 510.00

First published in 1978, this 2008 edition brings to the limelight again the turmoil of May 1948, when the British left Palestine, and blood and fire engulfed Jerusalem. The Israeli-Arab conflict had begun and continues to hound the world today, impacting other nations and worldwide politics.

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  • Preface to the Revised Edition
  • Prologue
  • PART ONE: JERUSALEM: ‘A TIME TO MOURN AND A TIME TO DANCE’
    1. Decision at Flushing Meadow
    2. ‘At Last We Are a Free People’
    3. ‘Papa Has Returned’
    4. Two Passengers to Prague
    5. Two Peoples, Two Armies
    6. ‘We Will Strangle Jerusalem’
  • PART TWO: JERUSALEM: A HOUSE AGAINS ITSELF
    1. ‘Are We Not Neighbours . . .?
    2. The Santa Claus of the Haganah
    3. Journey to Absurdity
    4. ‘Bab El Wad on the Road to the City’
    5. Golda Meir’s Twenty-Five ‘Stephans’
    6. ‘Salvation Comes from the Sky’
    7. ‘We Shall Become as Hard as Stone’
    8. A Flash of White Light
    9. An Unlikely Lawrence
    10. The Haberdasher from Kansas City
    11. The Convoy Will Not Arrive
  • PART THREE: JERUSALEM: A CITY BESIEGED
    1. A House in the Middle of Hell
    2. ‘Hang on to Jerusalem with Your Teeth’
    3. Six Words on a Bumper
    4. ‘One of the Arabs We Killed Last Night’
    5. The Peace of Deir Yassin
    6. ‘Shalom, My Dear . . .’
    7. ‘Attack and Attack and Attack’
    8. A Message from Glubb Pasha
    9. ‘We Shall Come Back’
    10. ‘Throw Stones and Die’
    11. By Just One Vote
    12. The Last Supper
    13. The Fifth Day of Iyar
  • PART FOUR: JERUSALEM: A CITY DIVIDED
    1. ‘These Shall Stand’
    2. ‘The Most Beautiful Month of the Year’
    3. ‘Go Save Jerusalem’
    4. ‘A Lament for a Generation’
    5. ‘Yosef Has Saved Jerusalem’
    6. ‘Take Latrun’
    7. Ticket to a Promised Land
    8. ‘Execute Your Task at All Costs’
    9. The Wheatfields of Latrun
    10. ‘. . . Remember Me Only in Happiness’
    11. ‘Goodnight and Goodbye from Jerusalem’
    12. ‘We’ll Open a New Road’
    13. ‘The Arab people Will Never Forgive Us’
    14. A Toast to the Living
    15. The Thirty-Day Pause
    16. The Flawed Trumpet
  • Epilogue
  • Acknowledgements
  • Chapter Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index