Great Power Discord in Palestine

Great Power Discord in Palestine : The Anglo-American Committee of Inquiry into the Problems of European Jewry and Palestine 1945-46

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A reconstruction of the proceedings of the "Anglo-American Committee of Inquiry into the problems of European Jewry and Palestine, 1945 to 1946". This study places the inquiry within the wider context of Anglo-American relations in the Middle more

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  • Paperback | 296 pages
  • 156 x 234mm | 548g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1138992046
  • 9781138992047

Table of contents

Palestine and the problem of European Jewry, 1945; power rivalry in the Middle East; Britain seeks a policy for Palestine; the AAC takes shape - Britain proposes, America disposes; the "suffering peoples" react; the evidence; the public hearings, Washington and London - Texas prevails; Europe - a bird's eye view of misery; the Middle East and Palestine - zeroing in; Lausanne - unanimity first; hanging fire; the report at stake - London and Washington; the end of the report -Anglo-American discussions, June-July 1946; provincial autonomy; in conclusion; appendix - itinerary of more