Arafat's War

The Man and His Battle for Israeli Conquest
Product Number: EB00645502
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781555846602
Publisher: Grove Atlantic
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Description

A noted historian analyzes Yasser Arafat's role in destabilizing the Middle East in a book praised as "eye-opening and exhaustively researched" (New York Post). Offering the first comprehensive account of the collapse of the most promising peace process between Israel and the Palestinians, historian Efraim Karsh details Arafat's efforts since the historic Oslo Peace Accords in building an extensive terrorist infrastructure, his failure to disarm the extremist groups Hamas and Islamic Jihad, and the Palestinian Authority's systematic efforts to indoctrinate hate and contempt for the Israeli people through rumor and religious zealotry. Arafat has irrevocably altered the Middle East's political landscape, and the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict will always be Arafat's war.

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Author(s): Efraim Karsh
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Dec 01, 2007

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