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Churchill and the Jews, 1900-1948

2nd Edition

By Michael J. Cohen


448 pages

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Churchill's exalted position in the pantheon of Jewish and Zionist heroes has been almost taken for granted. This book looks beyond the myth and makes a sober reappraisal of the British statesman's attitudes and policies towards the Jews and to Zionism.

Table of Contents

1. Churchill the Man 2. The Jewish Problem 3. The Middle East Imbroglio, 1919-1921 4. Crisis in Palestine, 1921 5. The 1922 White Paper 6. Churchill and Palestine, 1924-1939 7. World War Two 8. Churchill and the Holocaust Epilogue: Churchill in Opposition, 1945-1948. Conclusion

About the Author

Michael J. Cohen holds the Lazarus Philips Chair of History at Bar-Ilan University, Israel.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Europe / General
POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies