The Balfour Declaration: The Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict by Jonathan Schneer
Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks on January 3rd 2012
Genres: Great Britain, Middle East, Military, World War I
Len's Summary: A watershed document of the 20th century; one of a string of contradictory promises made by Great Britain and its Entente allies during WWI; looks at the Declaration in the context of British politics, intra-Entente diplomacy and the British-supported Arab revolt.
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