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Arab-Israeli Relations 1917-1970

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Middle East Online Arab-Israeli Relations 1917-1970

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Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)

Fully searchable database of primary source documents from the British National Archives that chronicle the politics, wars, administration, and diplomacy surrounding the Palestine Mandate and the Arab-Israeli conflict. Topics covered include the background to the establishment of the State of Israel, Black September, the Border wars of the 1950s, the British capture of Jerusalem, the Cold War in the Middle East, the formation of the United Arab Republic, Jewish terror groups, and milestones in the Palestine-Zionist tension and their impact on British policy leading to the Partition of 1948.

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Khabibullaev, Akram
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IUB Library Subjects:
  • Jewish Studies
  • Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
  • History
  • Art & Art History

Library of Congress Subjects:

Arab-Israeli conflict--Sources--Databases.
Jewish-Arab relations--History--20th century--Sources--Databases.
Israel--Relations--Arab countries--Sources--Databases.
Arab countries--Relations--Israel--Sources--Databases.
Middle East--History--20th century--Sources--Databases.