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Inside the Promised Land: A Personal View of Today's Israel
Inside the Promised Land: A Personal View of Today's Israel
By Gerald Kaufman
Gower, 1986, 143 pp
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A British Labour M.P. long acquainted with and friendly to Israel gives his impressions of a recent visit. Concerned over the disillusionment spawned by the war in Lebanon, the sharpening conflicts within and without, the paralysis of democratic institutions and the rise of the militant right, he feels that Israelis have been badly served by their leadership, both Labor and Likud, and by their own appetite for a standard of living the country cannot afford.