"Thorough and eye-opening." The Economist "Lords of the Land lets no-one off the hook." London Review of Books"
About the Author
Professor Idith Zertal, a leading Israeli historian, whose essays have been published around the world, is the author of many books and articles on Jewish, Zionist and Israeli history. She currently teachers at the Institute of Jewish Studies at the University of Basel, and lives in Israel and Switzerland. Akiva Eldar is currently the chief political columnist and editorial writer for the Israeli daily Ha'aretz. His columns also appear regularly in the Ha-aretz-Herald Tribune edition. In May 2006 the Financial Times selected him among the most prominent and influential commentators in the world. He lives in Israel.