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1948 : a soldier's tale : the bloody road to Jerusalem / Uri Avnery ; translated by Christopher Costello.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville 956.042 AVN (Text) 76895000210957 1st Floor Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781851686292 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1851686290 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 398 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Oxford : Oneworld, 2008.

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General Note:
Part one first published in Hebrew as In the fields of the Philistines, 1949 ; part two first published in Hebrew as The other side of the coin, 1950.
This slightly rev. ed. by the author was first published in Germany as In den Feldern der Philister by Diederichs Verlag.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 370-378) and indexes.
Summary, etc.:
Depicts the Israel-Arab War in 1948 from two perspectives: a first-person true account of the author's experiences and emotions on the battlefield and a fictional account that describes how the war affected Israeli soldiers.
Language Note:
Translated from Hebrew.
Subject: Avnery, Uri, 1923-2018
Soldiers > Israel > Biography.
Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949 > Personal narratives, Israeli.

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