|LC Classifications||D547.A8 C75 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 148 p. :|
|Number of Pages||148|
|LC Control Number||2008425263|
Finished: A relatively short book for a short war. The authors laid out the recent past of the Middle East, setting the stage for the conflict. They Randolph Churchill, son of the legendary wartime British prime minister, and his son, Winston, co-authored this account of the Six Day War/5. 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. Praise for Six Days of War “Powerful A highly readable, even gripping account of the conflictCited by: This book is heavily pro-Israel, so don't expect it to be otherwise. That said, it is an exhilarating and detailed story of how David slayed at least two Goliaths in a war fought at an incredible pace over the course of just six by: The war, which ended on J is known as the Six-Day War. The Suez Canal was closed by the war, and Israel declared that it would not give up Jerusalem and that it would hold the other captured territories until significant progress had been made in Arab-Israeli relations.
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The five Sullivan brothers were World War II sailors who, serving together on the light cruiser USS Juneau, were all killed in action on its sinking around Novem The five brothers, the sons of Thomas (–) and Alleta Sullivan (–) of Waterloo, Iowa, were. George Thomas Sullivan, 27 (born Decem ), Gunner's Mate Second Class (George had been previously. And Six Sons Went to War: the Family of James and Emma Criddle by Roy Criddle. Anyone reading a book review is well aware of the power of books to affect lives on a variety of levels, but many readers may not know that during World War II, more than million free books Author: Eric Liebetrau. Six Days of War: June and the Making of the Modern Middle East is a non-fiction book by American-born Israeli historian and Israeli ambassador to the United States, Michael Oren, chronicling the events of the Six-Day War fought between Israel and its Arab neighbors. Widely praised by critics, the book won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for history and spent seven weeks on the New Author: Michael Oren.