The War for Palestine: Rewriting the History of 1948

@article{Brown2001TheWF,
  title={The War for Palestine: Rewriting the History of 1948},
  author={L. C. Brown and E. Rogan and Avi Shlaim},
  journal={Foreign Affairs},
  year={2001},
  volume={80},
  pages={172}
}
The 1948 War led to the creation of the state of Israel, the fragmentation of Palestine, and to a conflict which has raged across the intervening sixty years. The historical debate also continues, and these debates are encapsulated in the essays contained in a second edition of The War for Palestine: Rewriting the History of 1948, updated to include chapters on Saudi Arabia and Lebanon. In a preface to the new edition, the editors survey the state of scholarship in this contested field. The… Expand

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