The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict (Routledge Historical Atlases)

By Martin Gilbert

The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict lines not just the tangled and sour historical past of the Arab-Jewish fight from the early 20th century to the current, together with the demise of Yasser Arafat and up to date proposals for compromise and co-operation, it additionally illustrates the present strikes in the direction of discovering peace, and the efforts to convey the horrors of the scuffling with to an finish via negotiation and agreed limitations. In 227 maps, the entire heritage of the clash is published, including:

  • The Prelude and heritage to the Conflict - from the presence of Jews in Palestine earlier than the Arab conquest to the angle of england to the Arabs and Jews when you consider that 1915
  • The Jewish nationwide Home - from the early Jewish cost and the Zionist plan for Palestine in 1919 to the involvement of the Arab global from 1945 to the current day
  • The Intensification of the Conflict - from the Arab reaction to the United international locations partition plan of November 1947 to the statement of Israeli independence in may perhaps 1948
  • The nation of Israel - from the Israeli struggle of Independence and the Suez and 6 Day Wars to the October battle (the Yom Kippur War), the 1st and moment intifadas, the suicide-bomb crusade, the Israel-Hezbollah conflict of 2006, Operation solid lead opposed to the Gaza Strip in 2009, the Gaza Flotilla of 2012 and Nakba Day 2011
  • The strikes to discover Peace - from the 1st and moment Camp David talks and the dying of Arafat, to the continued look for peace, together with the Annapolis convention, 2007, the paintings of the Quartet Emissary, Tony Blair 2007-2011, and the continued Palestinian look for statehood.

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