‘Timely and important … by far the most penetrating and comprehensive [book on the subject to date. … This work should be required reading.’ --Nur Masalha, Director of Holy Land Studies, St Mary’s College, University of Surrey, and author of The Politics of Denial (2003)
‘An original and powerful book.’ --Ilan Pappe, Senior Lecturer in Political Science at Haifa University, and author of A Modern History of Palestine (2004)
‘Very impressive … Some of his findings will astound even the knowledgeable reader.’ --Salim Tamari, Director of the Institute of Jerusalem Studies
About the Author
Jonathan Cook, a former staff journalist for the Guardian and Observer newspapers, has also written for The Times, Le Monde diplomatique, International Herald Tribune, Al-Ahram Weekly and Aljazeera.net. He is based in Nazareth.