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History -- Israel Books listed at
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COUNTERSTRIKE ENTEBBE
WILLIAMSON, Tony.,
ISBN: 0002161389
Collins, London, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. 184 pp., index; 4 text maps and plans; hardcover in good dust jacket; The Israeli raid on Entebbe to rescue the hostages hijacked on an Air France Airbus, based upon interviews with Israeli ministers, generals and senior officials and testimonies of the hostages and crew Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; History -- Israel; ISBN: 0002161389. ISBN/EAN: 9780002161381. Inventory No: 0208533. Very Good Condition
Price: $14.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0208533  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Encyclopaedia of Archeological Excavation in the Holy Land 4 volumes, i.e. volume I & II & III & IV
Avi-Yonah, Michael & Stern, Ephriam,
ISBN: 0196479231
Oxford University Press, London, 1975. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 4.3 kg; 4 volumes, each complete with dustjacket, each volume having traces of foxing to the top of front edges, and ownership detail on each of the front paste down. The verso of the dust wrapper for volume I has a map of the excavations appearing in the volume, the others have end page maps which volume I does not. A total of 1238 pages, the final volume having and index to names and also to places. Illustrated throughout with both black and white and colour plates and line drawings and site maps. This is a monumental for volume work the describes and analyses all of the archaeological excavations done during the past 100 or more years in Palestine -- the land that now comprises Israel and the Arab states. these 4 volumes will cost over $100.00 to be posted to the United States, or, Europe. Please do not waste your time if you are not prepared to accept the extra charges. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; History -- Israel; Palestine; Iraq; ISBN: 0196479231. ISBN/EAN: 9780196479231. Inventory No: 0235207. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $96.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0235207  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Eshkol of Israel; The Man and the Nation
Prittie, Terence,
ISBN: 027340475X
Museum Press, London, 1969. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 850 g; XIV, 370 pages, last two pages blank, 16 pages of black-and-white photographs and maps, bibliography, index. Original illustrated dust jacket. The dust jacket is rubbed across both top and bottom edges, and has been creased on the front fold over. This biography of Levi Eshkol, Prime Minister of Israel for six years, covers his life as a labourer, it traces of foxing to the top edge of the text block, previous owner detail on the front paste down, underneath the fold over flap. , As immigrant before World War I, labourer, fighter, farmer, and builder, Eshkol lived a life that epitomised the Israeli experience. -- Front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History -- Israel; ISBN: 027340475X. ISBN/EAN: 9780273404750. Inventory No: 0266005. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0266005  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Eshkol of Israel; The Man and the Nation
Prittie, Terence,
ISBN: 027340475X
Museum Press, London, 1969. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 850 g; XIV, 370 pages, last two pages blank, 16 pages of black-and-white photographs and maps, bibliography, index. Original illustrated dust jacket. The dust jacket is rubbed across both top and bottom edges, and has been creased on the front fold over. The original bookseller's sticker is at the top of the front free end page. This biography of Levi Eshkol, Prime Minister of Israel for six years, covers his life as a labourer, fi traces of foxing to the top edge of the text block, previous owner detail on the front paste down, underneath the fold over flap. , As immigrant before World War I, labourer, fighter, farmer, and builder, Eshkol lived a life that epitomised the Israeli experience. -- Front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History -- Israel; ISBN: 027340475X. ISBN/EAN: 9780273404750. Inventory No: 0236288. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0236288  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Rambles in Bible Lands
Neil, C. Lang -- Editor,
Charles H. Kelly, London, No date. no Indication
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Rev. Geo Robinson Lees. no Indication. 925 g; 280 pages, last page blank, indexed by chapter of the Bible. Colour frontispiece with tissue guard and associated offset tanning to the title page, includes several other coloured plates, and numerous other black-and-white photographs and a map. Some of the illustrations are previously appeared in a book titled "Village Life in Palestine" by the illustrator. There is a gift inscription dated December 1922 from the Werribee higher elementary School scripture examination. Slight offset tanning of front and rear end pages, the sewn binding is visible between pages 16 and 17, handling marks to the spine section of the binding, title and part of the illustrated front board in a mock gold colour laid over a black image. "Here in these "morning lands" the traveller who has exhausted the sites and scenes of civilised Europe will come upon a new world, where all is strange and has for him the charm of perfect novelty, they would actually exhibits a life 4000 years old!" -- page 12 This book was printed pre-1914 because I can find no mention of the minor conflict that occurred around then. In fact the latest date that I can actually find in the book is 1907, referring to a future date! Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Rev. Geo Robinson Lees. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; History -- Israel; Christianity; Inventory No: 0219011. Good
Price: $52.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0219011  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Solomon's New Men; The Emergence of Ancient Israel As a National State
Heaton, Eric William,
ISBN: 0500830029
Thames and Hudson, London, 1974. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. First Edition. 550 g; 216 pages, indexed, with chronological table, chapter notes, illustrated with photographs and diagrams and line drawings and 3 maps. Illustrated dustjacket. A volume in the "currents in the history Of Culture and Ideas" series, this book covers the emergence of ancient Israel is a national state using and the evidence of Egyptian and Biblical literature as well as the testimony of archaeology, to present an absorbing picture of cultural influence, and of the life of a new and important literary class. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; History -- Israel; ISBN: 0500830029. ISBN/EAN: 9780500830024. Inventory No: 0232126. Very Good Condition
Price: $14.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0232126  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Last Escape: the Launching of the Largest Secret Rescue Movement of All Time
Aliav, Ruth & Mann, Peggy,
ISBN: 0575017937
Victor Gollancz, London, 1973. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. First Edition. 950 g; X, 518 pages, with black-and-white photographic frontispiece, and 19 appendices. Colour decorated dust jacket. There is some rubbing to both the top and bottom edges of the dust jacket. Slight scuff mark on the bottom edge of the text block from contact with the shelf, and minor handling marks. . This book is the hardly credible account of how a network of only 10 people managed between them to save the lives of many thousands of Jews who would otherwise have been doomed to die in Hitler's concentration camps. (200,000 were eventually saved and smuggled into Palestine when the rest of the world was "regretfully" barring its doors to them.) -- dust jacket blurb. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; History -- Israel; ISBN: 0575017937. ISBN/EAN: 9780575017931. Inventory No: 0221818. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Good
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0221818  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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When Memory Comes
Friedlander, Saul,
ISBN: 0374288984
Farrar Straus & Giroux, New York, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. 400 g; (6), 186 pages, in original dark brown cloth back tan papered boards. Photographic illustrated dust jacket price clipped at the top of the front fold over. Traces of foxing to the orange tint at the top of the pages. Previous owner's name on front paste down. No other damage to describe. This remarkable memoir, by a distinguished historian, grows out of loose framework of a diary written in Israel during the tense last few months of 1977. -- Front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. The author has signed the book on the title page.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Signed; Judaica; History -- Israel; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0374288984. ISBN/EAN: 9780374288983. Inventory No: 0236243. Very Good Condition
Price: $240.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0236243  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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