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Khirbet Khizeh - Yizhar, S, and de Lange, Nicholas (Translated by), and Shulman, David (Afterword by)
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This 1949 novella about the violent expulsion of Palestinian villagers by the Israeli army has long been considered a modern Hebrew masterpiece, and it has also given rise to fierce controversy over the years. Published just months after the end of the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, Khirbet Khizeh (the 'kh' pronounced like the 'ch' in 'Bach') was an immediate sensation when it first appeared. Thousands of Israeli Jews rushed to read it, the critics began to argue about it, and a Palestinian journalist in Nablus described it as a ...

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Khirbet Khizeh 2014, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York

ISBN-13: 9780374535568

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Khirbet Khizeh 2011, Granta Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781847083944

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Khirbet Khizeh 2008, Ibis Press

ISBN-13: 9789659012596

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