Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East

Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East

Michael B. Oren

Though it lasted for under six stressful days in June, the 1967 Arab-Israeli struggle by no means quite ended. each problem that has ripped via this quarter within the resulting many years, from the Yom Kippur conflict of 1973 to the continued intifada, is a right away final result of these six days of struggling with. Michael B. Oren’s marvelous Six Days of War, an the world over acclaimed bestseller, is the 1st finished account of this epoch-making occasion.

Writing with a novelist’s command of narrative and a historian’s grab of truth and purpose, Oren reconstructs either the lightning-fast motion at the battlefields and the political shocks that electrified the area. remarkable personalities—Moshe Dayan and Gamal Abdul Nasser, Lyndon Johnson and Alexei Kosygin—rose and toppled from strength because of this conflict; borders have been redrawn; bold techniques brilliantly succeeded or disastrously failed in an issue of hours. And the stability of energy changed—in the center East and on the earth. A towering paintings of background and a charming human narrative, Six Days of War is an important ebook at the center East clash to seem in a new release.

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