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Behind the Myth: Yasser Arafat and the Palestinian Revolution by  Tony  Andrew and Walker - First US Edition - 1992 - from The Parnassus BookShop and

Behind the Myth: Yasser Arafat and the Palestinian Revolution

by Gowers, Andrew and Walker, Tony

Condition: Very Good/Fine

Brooklyn, New York, USA: Olive Branch Press/Interlink Pub Grp, 1992. First US Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. Type: Hardback First US Edition. Hardcover Book in Near Fine Condition with a Fine Dust Jacket. Photographic illustrations. Maps on endpapers. Black cloth binding with gilt titles; a very clean, unmarked, tight & solid volume. Spine has a faint lean, else Fine. Fine Jacket is not price-clipped. An inside account of one of the most controversial national movements of the modern era: of its origins, its armed struggle against Israel, its gradual shift from violence to diplomacy. The author explores the many different roles Arafat has played during his nearly forty year career as a Palestinian activist. 407 pages with Notes, Bibliography and Index. 5 x 9.5 inches. Olive Branch Press/Interlink Publishing, Brooklyn, NY 1992.
  • Bookseller: The Parnassus BookShop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 013917
  • Title: Behind the Myth: Yasser Arafat and the Palestinian Revolution
  • Author: Gowers, Andrew and Walker, Tony
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First US Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0940793865
  • ISBN 13: 9780940793866
  • Publisher: Olive Branch Press/Interlink Pub Grp
  • Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA
  • Date published: 1992
  • Bookseller catalogs: History. Middle East;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Middle East / General;


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