The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
Published July 28th 2005 by Routledge – 200 pages
Series: Routledge Historical Atlases
Brought right up to date with the latest momentous events, this extremely timely new edition of a best-seller, from arguably the most high profile historian writing today, traces the tangled and bitter history of the Arab-Jewish struggle from the early twentieth century to the present day.
Through 187 maps (including thirty two new ones) the complete history of the conflict is revealed by examining:
* the prelude and background to the conflict
* the Jewish National home
* the intensification of the conflict
* the state of Israel
* the moves to find peace
Accompanied by powerful and compelling quotations, this clear, illuminative and highly informative new edition from Martin Gilbert is an absolute must for all students of history.
Sir Martin Gilbert is one of the leading historians of his generation. An Honorary Fellow of Merton College, Oxford, he is the official biographer of Churchill as well as the author of Churchill - A Life and The Righteous: The Unsung Heroes of the Holocaust. For more information please visit http://www.martingilbert.com