A new history of Israel, warts and all

GAINING PERSPECTIVE ON ISRAELI HISTORY

ISRAEL: A CONCISE HISTORY OF A NATION REBORN BY DANIEL GORDIS (2016) 398 PAGES ★★★★★

An impromptu street celebration celebrating the announcement of Israeli independence on May 14, 1948. Notice the faces of the men and boys in this picture. Almost all are Ashkenazi Jews of Eastern European origin. Israel would become much more diverse in the decades that followed. Image: Ynetnews

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Daniel Gordis. Image: Matthew Mishory — The Times of Israel

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