Wednesday, August 22, 2018

A Book Review: Simon Sebag Montefiore’s best seller “Jerusalem: The Biography Vintage Publishers

At first glance, Simon Sebag Montefiore’s best seller Jerusalem: The Biography is surely impressive. Media critics as well as Henry Kissinger have showered it with praise, and the BBC devoted a timely three-part TV...

“Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story”

“Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story” (2012), directed by Jonathan Gruber and Ari Daniel Pinchot, is a moving documentary about Operation Entebbe and the titular man’s role in returning the hostages home safely. However,...

Since Time Immemorial – The Joan Peters Project Introduction

This issue is devoted to the legacy of Joan Peters, may she rest in peace. 19 volunteers summarized chapters of Joan’s vital book, FROM TIME IMMEMORIAL, . the inspiration for my professional focus on the UNRWA...

“A Roadmap to Peace in the Middle East” by Dr. Michael A. Calvo

Extracts from the Book: The Middle East and World War III -Why No Peace? Foreword by Colonel Richard KEMP - CBE. For a description and to buy online: http://bit.ly/michael-calvo To fight what Pope Francis has called...

New book, “The Industry of Lies: Media, Academia, and the Israeli-Arab Conflict”, by Ben...

ISGAP is honored to publish Israeli journalist Ben Dror Yemini's important and timely new book, entitled The Industry of Lies: Media, Academia, and the Israeli-Arab Conflict. The book presents an in-depth analysis of the many...

Rosenberg published Holocaust Haggadah

Now that Hanukkah 2017/5778 is behind us, it’s only 100 days until Passover. Earlier this year Rabbi Dr. Bernhard Rosenberg published “Rosenberg English Holocaust Haggadah For Passover: Holocaust Poems and Essays to Supplement the...

From Time Immemorial, Summary of Chapter 1: The Puzzle’s Extra Pieces

Introduction Joan Peters’ book, published in 1984 and 7 years in the making, began as a sympathetic investigation into the reasons why the Palestinians have remained refugees since the Israeli War of Independence in 1948....

The Holy Koran: To whom has God given the land He blessed?

הקוראן: למי נתן אלוהים את הארץ שאותה ברך? القرآن الكريم: لمن اعطى الله تعالى الأرض التي بارك فيها؟ According to the Koran, the land connected to Biblical figures such as Abraham and Solomon, as well to...

Put GENESIS OF THE PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY in the right hands

Photo Credit: ​Vidar​ Norberg​ Only a few remaining species on this planet continue to read books – because it is their job to do so: Diplomatic personnel, Legislative aides, Academic researchers, and journalists. In that context,...

Joan Peters, From Time Immemorial, Chapter 10: The Population Under the Turks, Mid-Nineteenth Century...

Introduction: Peters prefaces this chapter with two quotations.  The first is from a remarkable Anglican clergyman, James Parkes,  born on Guernsey, he fought in WW 1, and spent substantial time on the Continent.  There, he...