One new book debunks the nakba myth; another perpetuates it.
Shattering a myth of the 1948 war.
How the Irgun ensured the rescue of thousands of Jews from Nazi death camps—by engineering negotiations with Heinrich Himmler.
David Ben-Gurion’s 1948 order to attack and sink an armed Irgun ship marked a watershed, according to Abba Eban, “because you can’t be a government unless. . .