The Six Day War 1967: Jordan and Syria (Campaign)

The Six Day War 1967: Jordan and Syria (Campaign)

Simon Dunstan


Osprey's exam of Jordan and Syria's involvement within the Six Day battle (1967). Following the lightning destruction of the Egyptian forces on the outbreak of the Six Day warfare, Israel became to the forces of Jordan and Syria, with whom Egypt had signed a mutual-defence pact, and who had now entered the warfare. Jordan's military moved opposed to West Jerusalem and vital Israel, whereas Syria begun shelling Israeli cities from the doubtless impregnable Golan Heights.

The IDF's invasion of the Golan used to be as bold and winning as its extra recognized Egyptian victory, yet its good fortune in Jordan - taking the West financial institution - sowed the seeds of its destiny issues. Comprehensively illustrated with art, maps and battlefield perspectives, this new background brings some of the most vital of twentieth century campaigns to life.

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