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Crossing Mandelbaum Gate

coming of age between the Arabs and Israelis, 1956-1978

1st Scribner hardcover ed.

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

Pulitzer Prize-winner Kai Bird's vivid memoir of an American childhood spent in the midst of the Arab-Israeli conflict in Jerusalem and Saudia Arabia.

Table of Contents

Arabs. Jerusalem ; On the road to Suez ; The magic kingdom ; Arabia: "progress without change"
Defeating Arab modernity. Cario and Nasser's Egypt, 1965-1967 ; "A man without a country," 1967-1970 ; Black September, 1970
Jews, Israelis and the Shoah. The night of broken glass ; The Hebrew republic.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-405) and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 956.94/42052092, B
Library of Congress DS109.86.B56 A3 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination xvii, 424 p. :
Number of pages 424

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24534968M
Internet Archive crossingmandelba00bird
ISBN 10 1416544402, 1416544410
ISBN 13 9781416544401, 9781416544418
LC Control Number 2009052243
OCLC/WorldCat 424555301

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