His Majesty's Zionist Emissary: Chaim Weizmann's Mission to Gibraltar in 1917

@article{Reinharz1992HisMZ,
  title={His Majesty's Zionist Emissary: Chaim Weizmann's Mission to Gibraltar in 1917},
  author={J. Reinharz},
  journal={Journal of Contemporary History},
  year={1992},
  volume={27},
  pages={259 - 277}
}
  • J. Reinharz
  • Published 1992
  • History
  • Journal of Contemporary History
On 20 June 1917, having seen the British Foreign Secretary the previous day, Chaim Weizmann, the chief negotiator on behalf of the Zionists, triumphantly wrote to his loyal patron, C.P. Scott:' ... Mr Balfour has promised to give us a document in which the British Government would express its sympathy with the Zionist Movement and its intention to support the creation of a Jewish National Home in Palestine'.' But, in the meantime, there were other developments, in the United States, that seemed… Expand
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