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An edition of Six Days of War (2002)

Six Days of War

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Though it lasted for only six tense days in June, the 1967 Arab-Israeli war never really ended. Every crisis that has ripped through this region in the ensuing decades, from the Yom Kippur War of 1973 to the ongoing intifada, is a direct consequence of those six days of fighting. Michael B. Oren’s magnificent Six Days of War, an internationally acclaimed bestseller, is the first comprehensive account of this epoch-making event.

Writing with a novelist’s command of narrative and a historian’s grasp of fact and motive, Oren reconstructs both the lightning-fast action on the battlefields and the political shocks that electrified the world. Extraordinary personalities—Moshe Dayan and Gamal Abdul Nasser, Lyndon Johnson and Alexei Kosygin—rose and toppled from power as a result of this war; borders were redrawn; daring strategies brilliantly succeeded or disastrously failed in a matter of hours. And the balance of power changed—in the Middle East and in the world. A towering work of history and an enthralling human narrative, Six Days of War is the most important book on the Middle East conflict to appear in a generation.

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Six days of war: June 1967 and the making of the modern Middle East
2004, Rosetta
electronic resource : in English - 1st electronic ed.
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Six days of war: June 1967 and the making of the modern Middle East
2003, Ballantine Books
in English - 1st Presidio Press ed.
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Six Days of War
July 3, 2003, Penguin Books Ltd
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Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East
April 18, 2002, Oxford University Press, USA
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