The Making of Modern Israel: 1948-1967
by Leslie Stein
On May 14, 1948 the State of Israel was declared, announced by David Ben-Gurion at a small gathering that assembled in the main hall of the Tel Aviv Art Museum. Within a time frame of only nineteen years, culminating in the Six-Day War, Israel fought three separate wars. But within its first four years, thanks to mass immigration, its population doubled. Furthermore, Israe...more
Paperback, 412 pages
Published February 15th 2011 by Polity Press
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