A Safe Haven

Harry S. Truman and the Founding of Israel
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Genre: History
Original Publish Date: May 12, 2009
Product Number: EB00233036
Released: Mar 17, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780061940675
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"[This] revelatory account of Truman's vital contributions to Israel's founding. . .is told. . . with an elegance informed by thorough research." —Wall Street Journal "Even knowing how the story ends, A Safe Haven had me sitting on the edge of my seat." —Cokie Roberts A dramatic, detailed account of the events leading up to the creation of a Jewish homeland and the true story behind President Harry S. Truman's controversial decision to recognize of the State of Israel in 1948, drawn from Truman's long-lost diary entries and other previously unused archival materials.