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Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
...Part Two The 1948 War and the Establishment of Israel 7 Sten Guns and Barrel Bombs: The Realization of the Zionist Dream Run for your lives in the name of Allah! - Haganah Loudspeaker Message "We needed weapons urgently;" said Golda Meir, "but before we could buy...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
... in deaths on both sides.2 The Haganah restrained Jewish crowds3 and the Arab Higher Committee counseled against violence by Arabs.4 Demonstrations were also held in other Arab countries to protest Resolution 181. The Arab Higher Committee planned no major military action before British...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
...10 Exodus: The Departure of the Palestine Arabs We did everything to encourage them to flee. - Yigal Allon, Commander, Pal mach The concerns of the Arab League were not frivolous. "British with• drawal freed our hands," explained the Haganah's intelligence branch in an...
Published: 01 January 2005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
... Part Two The 1948 War and the Establishment of Israel 7 Sten Guns and Barrel Bombs: The Realization of the Zionist Dream Run for your lives in the name of Allah! - Haganah Loudspeaker Message "We needed weapons urgently;" said Golda Meir, "but before we could buy...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
... Zionist migration and land purchases. Committees emerged in Arab towns to organize commercial strikes and campaigns for nonpayment of taxes.4 Arab groups raided Zionist settlements, causing civilian deaths.s The Haganah, now attached to the Jewish Agency, raided Arab villages, also causing...
Published: 01 January 2005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
... Hayesod) to finance settlement of land purchased by the Jewish National Fund.24 From the Hashomer militia, Zionist settlers formed what they called Haganah (self-defense force) to protect their land.25 Brandeis said proudly that the Arabs "soon realized" that the force "was not to be trifled...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
... creating a new nationalist state in Palestine."ls The Jewish Agency welcomed the partition recommendation, while the Arab Higher Committee rejected it. 16 The Jewish Agency geared up its parastate institutions for an early assumption of power and began troop mobilization. 17 The Haganah was...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
... militia, Zionist settlers formed what they called Haganah (self-defense force) to protect their land.25 Brandeis said proudly that the Arabs "soon realized" that the force "was not to be trifled with26 A major function of the Haganah was to decide where the Fund should buy land and build...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
..., the factual basis of a need to protect human life was strong. The Haganah, Irgun, and LEHI had already killed substantial numbers of Palestine Arab civilians, even with British troops in Palestine. The prospect was very real that with Britain out of Pakstine they would kill civilians more...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
... Authority, to make an additional child support payment to "soldiers." The amendment defined "soldier" as "a person who is serving or has served in the Defence Army of Israel, the Police or the Prison Service," or who served in one of the Zionist military formations (Haganah, Irgun, or LERI) prior to...
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By John Quigley
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
..., 190, 194 186-188; consumer goods and, 188; Gulf of Aqaba, 159, 161, 165-167 courts and, 181; economy of, 182- Gur-Arie, Benjamin, 141 188; industry in, 184-186; Israeli settlements in, 174-181,218,228- Ha'am, Ahad, 4-5,18 229; labor force of, 182-184; mili- Haganah...
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By Roland Boer
Published: 04 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390053-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9005-3
.... Library of Ancient Israel. Louisville: Westminster John Knox. Gray, John. 1986. Joshua, Judges, Ruth. Grand Rapids: W. B. Eerdmans. Gruber, Ruth. 1947. Destination Palestine: The Story of the Haganah Ship Exodus, 1947. London: Wyn. —— —. 1999. Exodus 1947: The Ship That Launched a Nation...
Published: 13 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385189-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8518-9
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By Allen Wells
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392057-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9205-7
..., respectively, and some small cheese makers had opened up alongside CILCA. Hexter proudly reported to his superiors in New York that settlers were feeling flush enough that the colony raised four thousand dollars for the Haganah, the Jewish para- military force that fought for Israeli independence.26...
Published: 04 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390053-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9005-3
... and Zionism in the United States. Both Uris’s (1958) novel, which has gone into more than eighty printings in the United States, and Otto Preminger’s film in 1960 were inspired by the journalist Ruth Gruber’s (1947, 1999) dispatches, collected in Destination Palestine: The Story of the Haganah...
Published: 01 January 2005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
Book Chapter

By Allen Wells
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9205-7
Book Chapter

By John Quigley
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-034
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
... East (1984), pp. 82-83. Simha Flapan, The Birth of Israel: Myths and Realities (1987), pp. 62-63. Hirst, supra note 4, pp. 80-81. 6 Munya M. Mardor, Haganah (1964), pp. 3-16. Ilan Halevi, Israel de la Terreur au Massacre d'Etat (1984), pp. 97-104. Yoram Peri, "Bread, Circuses...