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Arik: The Life of Ariel Sharon

David Landau
Format
Book
Published
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Edition
First Edition
Language
English
ISBN
9781400042418, 1400042410
Summary
A portrait of the Israeli political and military leader evaluates his decisive roles in major historical events throughout the past four decades while analyzing the dramatic reversal that marked his decisions as prime minister.
Contents
  • Preface: Land of Hope
  • Poor Little Fat Boy
  • Probationer
  • October 6, Yom Kippur
  • Advise and Dissent
  • His Will Be Done
  • Through the Mire
  • On The Farm
  • Wars Old and New
  • Jordan is Palestine?
  • Backwoodsman
  • Last Man Standing
  • Summit
  • Power Failure
  • King of Israel
  • About Turn
  • Island in the Sun
  • "You Worry Too Much"
  • To Sleep, Too Soon.
Description
xiii, 635 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Notes
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 593-598) and index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

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