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Prospects for Closer Israeli - NATO Cooperation - Historical Background, Mediterranean Dialogue, Palestinian Conflict, Turkey's Role, Strategic Defense, Military Technology, Benefits for NATO
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This study examines the prospects for closer Israeli-NATO cooperation by analyzing the historical context and possible benefits and constraints of developing the relationship.
Airpower versus Terrorism: Three Case Studies - Operation El Dorado Canyon: Airpower versus Libyan-Sponsored Terrorism, Operation Infinite Reach: The 1998 Embassy Bombing, Second Palestinian Intifada
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
The first case study is Operation El Dorado Canyon, America's response to Libyan state-sponsored terrorism. The second case study is Operation Infinite Reach, America's cruise missile response to the 1998 al-Qaeda bombings of US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania. The third case study is the Israeli use of airpower versus the second Palestinian intifada of September 2000.
International Legal Responsibility for the Sabra- Shatila Massacre
Price: $9.99 USD. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This book documents in great specificity, and to date unchallenged detail, the hour by hour unfolding events of the September 15-18, 1982 massacre at Shatila Palestinian refugee camp in Beirut, Lebanon. The author took a leave of absence from his work as Assistance Counsel to the US House Judiciary Committee in Washington, DC to investigate this massive crime against humanity.
A Year on Fire Mountain
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 124,250. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Anna Habibti’s diary of her year in Nablus, one of the most isolated cities in the West Bank of the occupied Palestinian territories, told with compassion, humour and a sense of the absurd.
People of Palestine
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A fascinating collection of pictures of Palestine and its different peoples, taken between the mid 19th century and the end of the British Mandate in 1948, together with an informative text.
Thoughts on Achieving a Lasting and Honorable Peace in the Middle East
Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political
This essay presents some thoughts on what a lasting and honorable peaceful end to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict may look like. It proposes specific ideas on how such a positive outcome can be attained if the parties to the conflict adopt a mindset of cooperation. Finally, it presents a long-term vision of the potential benefits of such an outcome to the peoples of the Middle East.
Ladies of the Dance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,560. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Prior to the Six-Day War in 1967, Alya Habeeb, a Muslim-Christian teacher, and the radio personality Majed Alami, dance with international friends in the Semiramis Hotel courtyard, ignoring the pending conflict. But her brother Omar is willing to risk it all to fight for freedom. As tensions mount, they must learn new steps that will lead them into a world forever changed by political upheaval.
What Israel Has Learned about Security
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,970. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Some of Israel's top military leaders in recent years have used the unique public platform provided by the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs to present their views on a myriad of issues – in English. This volume brings together fourteen studies and essays by nine leading IDF officers who have shared from their rich experience.
“Alte Sachen”: From The Life Of An Arab Scrap Dealer In Israel - A Middle East Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ahmed is an Arab scrap dealer in the Holy Land, just like his grandfather who used to cart away the unwanted belongings of foreigners with his old horse wagon, yelling "Alte Sachen", that ancient Yiddish call for clutter.
The "Al-Aksa Is in Danger" Libel: The History of a Lie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,340. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The modern blood libel "Al-Aksa is in danger," referring to the Al-Aksa Mosque on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, originated in the days of Grand Mufti Haj Amin al-Husseini, ally of Hitler, and is propagated today by Sheikh Raed Salah, Hamas, Hizbullah, Iran, and many others in the Muslim world. This lie has come to be regarded as unalloyed truth by millions in the Muslim world.