Zionism and Technocracy by Derek J. Penslar
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Zionism and Technocracy
By Derek J. Penslar

Zionism and Technocracy

The Engineering of Jewish Settlement in Palestine, 1870-1918

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Zionism and Technocracy by Derek J. Penslar

Book Description

The creation of a Jewish homeland in modern Palestine represented a monumental technical achievement. This achievement, and the story of the Jewish technocrats from Central Europe who engineered it, is documented here for the first time bringing together social, intellectual, and institutional history in a path-breaking study.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780253342904
ISBN-10: 0253342902
Format: Hardback
(248mm x 165mm x 22mm)
Pages: 224
Imprint: Indiana University Press
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publish Date: 1-Jun-1991
Country of Publication: United States

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