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One single word Exceptional ! This is valid for the whole trilogy of Tom Segev ; anybody who wants to speak about Middle East and did not read the Trilogy has to stop speaking and... Read morePublished 8 months ago by GEBUHRER
Tom Segev's 1949: THE FIRST ISRAELIS was published by this honest Israeli historian nearly three decades ago but is still very germane to a study of Israelis and their role in the... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Thomas Ricks
Tom Segev has written a great, unbiased account of the early days of the State of Israel. It's clear why it caused such an outcry when it came out, as he debunks many... Read morePublished on March 17, 2011 by Eduardo
The book is great and all those out there who don't want to admit that its great are only kidding themselves. Read morePublished on February 10, 2004
Mr. Segev has written yet another history of Israel. THis time the topic is Israels first year in existence. He touches on such topics as; secularism vs. Read morePublished on May 19, 2003 by Seth J. Frantzman