Enemies and Neighbors by Ian Black

Enemies and Neighbors

In Enemies and Neighbors, Ian Black, who has spent over three decades covering events in the Middle East and is currently a fellow at the London School of Economics, offers a major new history of the Arab-Zionist conflict from 1917 to today, published on the centenary of the Balfour Declaration. Laying the historical groundwork in the final decades of the Ottoman era, when the first Zionist settlers arrived in the Holy Land, Black draws on a wide...

Details Enemies and Neighbors

TitleEnemies and Neighbors
Release DateNov 7th, 2017
PublisherAtlantic Monthly Press
GenreHistory, Nonfiction

Reviews Enemies and Neighbors

  • Antenna
    The victims of "Control+Alt+Delete" - wry humour under occupationThis is a timely explanation of the Arab-Israeli conflict in the centenary year of the infamous glib Balfour Declaration in which the foreign secretary of what was then a major imperial power casually and irresponsibly promised the clearly irreconcilable goals of both establishing Palestine as a national home for the Jewish people and protecting from adverse resultant effects the ex...