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Historical dictionary of Palestine

  • 304 Pages
  • 3.76 MB
  • English
Scarecrow Press , Lanham, Md
Jewish-Arab relations -- Dictionaries., Arab-Israeli conflict -- Dictionaries., Palestine -- History -- Dictiona



Statementby Nafez Y. Nazzal and Laila A. Nazzal .
SeriesAsian/Oceanian historical dictionaries ;, no. 23
ContributionsNazzal, Laila A., 1952-
LC ClassificationsDS102.8 .N397 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxc, 304 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL992144M
ISBN 100585210292, 0810832399
LC Control Number96030594

The Historical Dictionary of Palestine is a handy, fact-filled guide that brings together in one place coverage of the individuals, events, factions, and institutions that have had a historical, political, or social significance in the shaping of the nascent Palestinian State.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xc, pages: maps ; 22 cm. Contents: The West Bank and the Gaza Strip: a brief profile.-The Israeli occupation of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.-Palestinian-Jordanian relations: post The Palestinian Uprising: the Intifada.-The peace process.-The Palestine.

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xc, pages: 22 cm Includes bibliographical references (pages ) The West Bank and the Gaza Strip: a brief profile.-The Israeli occupation of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.-Palestinian-Jordanian relations: post The Palestinian Uprising: the Intifada.-The peace process.-The Palestine National Authority.-The Oslo Two :   Historical dictionary of Palestine by Nafez Nazzal,Scarecrow Press edition, in EnglishCited by: 1.

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It was an unprecedented event in history, inasmuch as a nation state had never before targeted an entire people for extinction. Yet, more than half a century later, there is a tendency to forget, if not to relativize, the Nazi extermination campaign against the Jews. III. PALESTINE IN THE HISTORIC BOOKS OF THE OLD TESTAMENT 1.

Book of Joshua 2. Book of Judges 3. Book of Ruth 4. Books of Samuel 5. Books of Kings 6. Post-exilic Historical Books IV. PALESTINE IN THE POETIC BOOKS OF THE OLD TESTAMENT 1. Book of Job 2.

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Historical Dictionary of the Arab-Israeli Conflict. by P R Kumaraswamy. Historical Dictionaries of War, Revolution, and Civil Unrest. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book.

Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. the story of the origin of Palestinian dispossession inwhat they call Nakbah/Catastrophe, has perhaps its best literary expression in the prominent Lebanese novelist Elias Khoury's celebrated novel "Gate of the Sun" ()--translated into English by Humphrey Davies--for those of you who still have time and room left on your summer reading list I strongly recommend this.

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PALESTINE, 2. III. Palestine in the Historic Books of the Old Testament. Book of Joshua: Joshua is the great geographical book of the Old Testament; and the large majority of the names of places, rivers and mountains in Palestine mentioned in the Bible are to.

Palestine (Arabic: فلسطين ‎ Filasṭīn, Falasṭīn, Filisṭīn; Greek: Παλαιστίνη, Palaistinē; Latin: Palaestina; Hebrew: פלשתינה ‎ Palestina) is a geographic region in Western Asia usually considered to include Israel, the West Bank, the Gaza Strip, and in some definitions, parts of western Jordan.

The name was used by ancient Greek writers, and it was later. Palestine definition, an ancient country in SW Asia, on the E coast of the Mediterranean. See more. "Preventing Palestine is a powerful and at times shocking book that sets the new standard for future work on the peace process after It is indispensable reading for all students of U.S.-Middle East relations and the history of the Arab Israeli conflict."—Paul Thomas, H-Diplo.

The later Historical books (see Deuteronomistic history) include most of the biblical references, almost of which are in the Book of Judges and the Books of Samuel, where the term is used to denote the southern coastal region.

The study tackles the history of Palestine since the dawn of history till our contemporary time, it is a part of a large book entitled “Connecting Voices”, written by a young Tunisian author and writer called Fawzy Al-Ghadiry.

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(historical) A geopolitical entity under British administration, originally consisting of what is now Israel, Judea, Samaria, (the West Bank), and Jordan, which existed from to Inthe Trans-Jordan Memorandum established the Emirate of Transjordan in the area of Mandatory Palestine east of the Jordan River.

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Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.Palestine n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.

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