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  • Ahron Bregman

    In a move that would forever alter the map of the MiddleEast, Israel captured the West Bank, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip, and SinaiPeninsula in 1967's brief but pivotal Six Day War. Cursed Victory is the firstcomplete history of the war's troubled aftermath-a military occupation of thePalestinian territories that is now well into its fifth decade. Drawing onunprecedented access to high-level sources, top secret memos andnever-before-published letters, the book provides a gripping and unvarnishedchronicle of how what Israel promised would be an "enlightened occupation" quickly turned sour and the anguished diplomatic attempts to bring it to anend. Bregman sheds fresh light on critical moments...read more