Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - The Israeli Defence Forces and the Foundation of Israel by Ze'ev Drory

This book discusses the contribution of the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) to the building of the social and educational foundations of the country, and its role in the area of immigrant absorption and settlement during the first years of the Israeli State. The author examines how under the guidance of David Ben-Gurion Israel was able to utilize the values of military organization to combat severe, economic, and social difficulties, and build a civil society to underpin the new state.

Buy The Israeli Defence Forces and the Foundation of Israel by Ze'ev Drory from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780714685526
ISBN-10: 0714685526
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: Frank Cass Publishers
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - The Israeli Defence Forces and the Foundation of Israel by Ze'ev Drory

Book Reviews - The Israeli Defence Forces and the Foundation of Israel by Ze'ev Drory

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Israeli Defence Forces and the Foundation of Israel book by Ze'ev Drory and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Ze'ev Drory

Ze'ev Drory is Director of the Military and Defence Studies programme at the Department of History, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. He is the author of Israel's Reprisal Policy, 1935-1956 (Frank Cass, 2004).

Books By Ze'ev Drory

Israel's Reprisal Policy, 1953-1956 by Ze'ev Drory
Paperback, December 2004
$66.59