Britain and Palestine, a legacy of deceit, by Anthony Nutting During and after the First World War British Government ministers and officials had intentionally rather than accidentally laid the groundwork for a Jewish state in Palestine, while deliberately keeping this from the Arabs.
Memorandum of Edwin Montagu on the Anti-Semitism of the Present (British) Government Montagu, the only Jew in the British Cabinet in 1917, fights to stop the Balfour Declaration
The first chapter in his book Israel and Palestine, (Verso 2009)
Leon Simon’s note of 1917 which led to the Balfour Declaration
Response from Leon Simon’s grandson