My promised land : the triumph and tragedy of Israel / Ari Shavit.

Shavit, Ari, author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 copies at SC LENDS.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library 956.05 Shavit Ari (Text) 22960000747682 NonFiction Available -
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch 956.9405 SHA (Text) 0530010511323 Adult New Books Checked out 08/08/2014
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch 956.9405 SHA (Text) 0530009745825 Adult New Books Checked out 08/11/2014
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch 956.9405 SHA (Text) 0530009892833 Adult New Books Available -
Colleton - Main Library 956.05 Shavit, Ari (Text) 3010286606 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch 956.054 SHA (Text) 30018004621641 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
York - Fort Mill Branch 956.05 SHAVIT (Text) 33205010655120 Adult NonFiction Available -
York - Rock Hill Branch 956.05 SHAVIT (Text) 33205010655138 Adult NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385521703 (hc)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 445 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-424) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Questions marks -- At first sight, 1897 -- Into the Valley, 1921 -- Orange grove, 1939 -- Masada, 1942 -- Lydda, 1948 -- Housing estate, 1957 -- The Project, 1967 -- Settlement, 1975 -- Gaza Beach, 1991 -- Peace, 1993 -- J'accuse, 1999 -- Sex, drugs, and the Israeli condition, 2000 -- Up the Galilee, 2003 -- Reality shock, 2006 -- Occupy Rothschild, 2011 -- Existential challenge, 2013 -- By the sea.
Summary, etc.: Through revealing stories of significant events and of ordinary individuals--pioneers, immigrants, entrepreneurs, scientists, army generals, peaceniks, settlers, and Palestinians--Israeli journalist Shavit illuminates many of the pivotal moments of the Zionist century that led Israel to where it is today.
Subject: Arab-Israeli conflict.
Israel > 20th century.
Israel > Politics and government.