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    How Israel Lost: The Four Questions (Hardback) By (author) Richard Ben Cramer

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    DescriptionThe ebbing support for Israel among Western Governments is a major landmark in the history of the last decade and is, without a doubt, an issue that has already influenced many international events. Richard Ben Cramer, who has a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of the Middle East, now presents readers with HOW ISRAEL LOST, a definitive study of the once-triumphant country that has failed in the eyes of the world. Cramer gets to the core of what is troubling so many Westerners about Israel: the contradiction between its humanistic foundation and its harsh treatment of the Palestinians. Since Israel was founded, the West has seen it as a beacon of hope and democracy in a hostile world. Cramer describes how in the past ten years Israelis seem to have squandered that respect and good will, focusing on the key players and crucial events that have turned the tide against Israel in the eyes of the international community. With the same meticulous research and intelligence that has made Richard Ben Cramer one of America's most highly regarded journalists, HOW ISRAEL LOST is a timely, powerful and important look at one of the most pivotal points of the world - and in history.


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    Title
    How Israel Lost
    Subtitle
    The Four Questions
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Richard Ben Cramer
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 153 mm
    Height: 223 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 426 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780743250283
    ISBN 10: 0743250281
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLW
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1FBH
    BIC subject category V2: HBJF1, JFF
    DC22: 956.05
    BISAC V2.8: POL011000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: DS119.76
    BISAC V2.8: SOC008000, HIS019000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    Illustrations note
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    Publisher
    Simon & Schuster Ltd
    Imprint name
    Free Press
    Publication date
    10 May 2004
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Richard Ben Cramer's magazine articles have appeared in ROLLING STONE, THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER and ESQUIRE, where he serves as contributing editor, and have been anthologised in BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS.