A broken trust : Herbert Samuel, Zionism and the Palestinians 1920-1925

@inproceedings{Huneidi2001ABT,
  title={A broken trust : Herbert Samuel, Zionism and the Palestinians 1920-1925},
  author={Sahar S. Huneidi},
  year={2001}
}
Sir Herbert Samuel, the first British High Commissioner in Mandatory Palestine (1920-1925) and only the second Jew after Disraeli to have reached such a high position in the British government, is generally seen as an impartial administrator. However, in this book, Sahar Huneidi contests this claim, arguing that most of the measures Samuel took during his time in Palestine were designed to prepare the ground not simply for the "Jewish national home" promised in both the Balfour Declaration and… Expand