And exposes other myths about Israel’s War of Independence.
The Manichean distinction between “colonized” and “colonizers” does not stand the test of historical scrutiny.
Israel’s first prime minister was no enthusiast of ethnic cleansing.
The mere sight of it terrified the invaders and roused the spirits of the outnumbered defenders.
While comparing Jews to Nazis.
The myth of Lydda returns.
Tom Derek Bowden, in memoriam.
Wilfred Canter survived capture by the Nazis twice, but died fighting for Israel.
Arabs killed 436 Holocaust survivors in an effort to prevent the creation of Israel.
Zachary Baumel, and the others.
The forgotten years before Israel’s independence.
Israeli villains and Palestinian victims.
A myth engineered by Palestinian leaders.