Adam Shatz: After the Six Day War
11 October 2012
Show More The Bride and the Dowry: Israel, Jordan and the Palestinians in the Aftermath of the June 1967 War by Avi Raz.
Yale, 288 pp., £25, July 2012, 978 0 300 17194 5Show More
“... a bit of protest, but, Raz shows, he punished the slightest gesture of defiance. In a campaign against ‘incitement’, Israel attempted to excise any mention of Palestine in school textbooks; as AmosElon remarked at the time, Dayan seemed bent on ‘converting West Bank children to Zionism’. For Dayan, Eshkol and Allon, it was hard enough to accept that so many Arab children – the ...”