My Promised Land : The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
by Ari Shavit
Editor: Spiegel & Grau
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NEW YORK TIMES bestseller – NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND ECONOMIST Winner of the Natan Book Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and the Anisfield-Loup Book Award for the Authentic and Deeply Personal Story Telling ofFriedman revolutionary From Beirut to Jerusalem has a book captured the essence and beating heart of the Middle East as deeply and dynamically as My Promised LandFaced with unprecedented internal and external pressures, in Israel today is at a time of existential crisisAri Shavit relies on interviews, historical documents, diaries and letters, as well as his own family, the little story, illuminating the pivotal moments of the Zionist century to tell a riveting story that is greater than the sum of its parts: both personal and national, both deeply human and of a deep historical dimensionWe meet Shavit-grandfather, a British Zionist who, in 1897, visited the Holy Land on Thomas Cook tour and understood that this was the way of the future for his people; the idealist for young farmers who bought land from his Arab neighbor in the 1920s to cultivate Jaffa oranges that would create Palestine’s booming economy; the visionary youth leader
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