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The life and times of Menahem Begin : rebel to statesman / by Frank Gervasi.


New York : Putnam, [1979] .
ISBN 0399122990, 9780399122996

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Subjects Begin, Menachem, 1913-1992.
Israel.
Prime ministers -- Israel -- Biography.
Prime ministers.
Description 382 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
©1979
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-369) and index.
Summary A biography of Israel's controversial Prime Minister, with an analysis of the events and forces that brought him to power.
Contents Jerusalem 1977 -- Begin takes charge -- Before the curtain rose -- Sadat's peace offensive -- Encounter in the Knesset -- Poland 1913-1940 -- The forging of a rebel -- Time runs out -- Soviet Russia 1941-1942 -- Through hell to freedom: part one -- Through hell to freedom: part two -- Palestine 1942-1948 -- The Irgun finds a commander -- The revolt: part one -- The revolt: part two -- The revolt: part three -- The revolt: part four -- And so to war -- War and politics -- The Altalena affair: myths and realities -- Israel 1948-1978 -- The political Begin emerges -- The road to power: part one -- The road to power: part two -- The road to power: part three -- The revolution of 1977 -- The peace process: deadlock to denouement.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area Israel
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4498080
(OCoLC)ocm04498080
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Gervasi, Frank, 1908-1990.
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