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 warfare by no means particularly ended. each quandary that has ripped via this area within the resulting a long time, from the Yom Kippur struggle of 1973 to the continuing intifada, is a right away end result of these six days of combating. Michael B. Oren’s fantastic Six Days of War, an the world over acclaimed bestseller, is the 1st complete account of this epoch-making occasion.

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

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