The stripped down; honest writing allows for an unconventional and accessible way in for newcomers to this topic.
I think that the Arabic term "al Naqba", the catastrophe, truly best states what has happened, and what continues for all those who live there.
Rather it is a personal story about the connection of one Palestinian man to the fast changing natural landscape of the land he inhabits.
Excellent. Hope everybody pays attention to what happens in Paletinian.Published 6 months ago by Terry
Israel is under siege from her enemies since her inception and by the people who wanted to 'drive all the Jews into the sea' just 3 years after the Holocaust in which 6 millions of... Read morePublished 12 months ago by AM ISRAEL CHAI
A moving and precise look at Palestine that begins on the ground and moves forward with a leisurely and observant pace.Published 13 months ago by Martha L. Williams
Raja Shehadeh manages to write at once eloquently and unassumingly about a charged topic. As someone who grew up taking long walks through my city, I appreciated on a personal... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Deal Shopper
This book is more than a travelogue; it is a ode to a landscape altered and ruined by occupation. Yet the author wisely doesn't turn this book into a rant. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Barrie-John Murphy
It is very sad to have read, how much the Palestinian people continue to loose their lands so european jews flock to israel and take arab lands. Read morePublished 21 months ago by richard
The author writes about Prophet Muhammad who prayed towards Jerusalem.
It shows the centrality of Jews in his world view; he based his new religion on Judaism.
Mr. Read more