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Israel in Search of a War

The Sinai Campaign, 1955–1956

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“This book sheds a great deal of new light not just on the war itself but on related subjects such as civil–military relations in Israel, the policy-making process in defence and foreign affairs, the extraordinary influence exerted by chief of staff Moshe Dayan in pushing Israel into war, and the collusion with Britain and France which preceded the attack on Egypt.” From the Foreword by Avi Shlaim, St Antony's College, Oxford

 

 


Hardback ISBN: 978-1-898723-46-2
Hardback Price: £45.00 / $65.00
Release Date: March 1998
   
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-898723-47-9
Paperback Price: £25.00 / $35.00
Release Date: March 1998
   
Page Extent / Format: 284 pp. / 229 x 152 mm
Illustrated: No
   

 




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This book sheds a great deal of new light not just on the war itself but on related subjects such as civil–military relations in Israel, the policy-making process in defence and foreign affairs, the extraordinary influence exerted by chief of staff Moshe Dayan in pushing Israel into war, and the collusion with Britain and France which preceded the attack on Egypt.
From the Foreword by Avi Shlaim, St Antony's College, Oxford

Highly recommended for college and larger public libraries.
Choice

Golani effectively demolishes Israel’s official version that the war with Egypt in 1956 was inevitable because of Arab hostility. Golani serves up a rich feast of archival discoveries.
The International History Review


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