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The Rise and Fall of a Palestinian Dynasty: The Husaynis, 1700-1948

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In this deeply researched political biography, Ilan Pappé traces the rise of the Husayni family of Jerusalem, who dominated Palestinian history from the early 1700s until the second half of the twentieth century. Viewing this sweeping saga through the prism of one family, the book sheds new light on crucial events—the invasion of Palestine by Napoleon, the decline of the O ...more
Hardcover, 400 pages
Published January 31st 2011 by University of California Press (first published October 1st 2010)
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He is truely brave histrian.and he knows the true enemy of Israel occupation.As he himselef is a son of the Holocoust suviver.For sure he knows who so called Jews corporate with Nazi.
Then he always tries to make the bridge to really resolve the problem.As activist myself we simply call them seek the truely peace.
His eyes are as always,getting even more shaper line by line until the End.Then left to us Responsibility who live out side of the places,once Edward Said called.especially the people li
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Ilan Pappé is a professor with the College of Social Sciences and International Studies at the University of Exeter in the UK, director of the university's European Centre for Palestine Studies, co-director of the Exeter Centre for Ethno-Political Studies, and political activist. He was formerly a senior lecturer in political science at the University of Haifa (1984–2007) and chair of the Emil Tou ...more
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