Palestine and the powers

or the intentions and aims of Russia,Germany,Britain and Turkey,regarding the Zionist Movement, in the light of prohphecy.
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: maps ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction --The Palestine legacy --The economic, political, and strategic backcloth --The United States and Palestine --The Jewish resistance movement --The Anglo-American report --The Morrison-Grady report --Zionist policy: the return to partition --Arab policy in --Britain.

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This book explores how the rule of power relates to the case of occupied Palestine, examining features of local dissent and international governance. The project considers expressions of the rule of power in two particular ways: settler colonialism and neoliberalism.

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[Frank G Jannaway]. The great powers were committed to Zionism, he continued, “and Zionism, be it right or wrong, good or bad, is rooted in age-long traditions, in present needs, in future hopes, of far profounder Author: Rashid Khalidi.