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599 pages. Softcover. Poor condition. FICTION. The story of Jews coming back after centuries of abuse, indignities, torture, and murder to carve an oasis in the sand of Israel with guts and with blood. In particular, the story of an American nurse and an Israeli Freedom Fighter caught up in a most dramatic event. "An epic vision, brilliant, enlightening, horrifying and heroic."-Saturday Review (Key Words: Novels, Middle East, Israel, Leon Uris, Palestine, Jews, Arabs).
Fair. The item is very worn but continues to work perfectly. Signs of wear can include aesthetic issues such as scratches, dents and worn corners. All pages and the cover are intact, but the dust cover may be missing. Pages may include moderate to heavy amount of notes and highlighting, but the text is not obscured or unreadable. May NOT include discs, access code or other supplemental materials.
Good. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that'll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.
This is a historical fiction about the beginning of Israel as a nation after WWII. It is a fascinating read that will make history come to life for you.
Sep 2, 2010
I enjoyed reading this book -- it helped to fill in a lot of gaps in my knowledge about the history of Jews and Israel in particular. Uris is a great writer (I read Trinity years ago, and plan to read The Haj at some point in the near future.) The book is definitely biased toward the Jews and against the Arabs, but well-written and hopefully historically accurate.
Apr 19, 2009
This is a great book and I think everyone should read it. It explains a great deal about the people of the countries that America (and other countries) are at war with now. Leon Uris did a lot of research for this, and other books, and he is a great writer that sticks to the facts..
Sep 18, 2007
ISRAEL ZIONISM ZIONIST SHOA HOLOCAUST
A sweeping historical novel of the events and characters surrounding the reestablishment of the nation of Israel in Palestine. Gives a true to life and accurate portrayal of the events surrounding the founding of modern day Israel. The movie, starting Frank Sinatra, Paul Newman, Pat Boone and a host of hollywood superstars is inspiring, at times humorous and a great way to waste 2 hours of your time! Catchy music too.
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