Book Reviews

Palestine the Reality by J.M.N. Jeffries

Review by John McHugo


The Hundred Years’ War On Palestine A history of settler colonial conquest and resistance by Rashid Khalidi

Review by Tim Llewellyn


Balfour and Palestine, a legacy of deceit,

Review by Anthony Nutting of The Palestine Papers: 1917-1922: Seeds of Conflict by Doreen Ingram


The Balfour Declaration – Empire, the Mandate and Resistance in Palestine by Bernard Regan

Review by John McHugo


Legacy of Empire – Britain, Zionism and the Creation of Israel by Gardner Thompson

Review by Tim Llewellyn


Britain’s Pacification of Palestine – The British Army, the Colonial State, and the Arab Revolt, 1936–9 by Matthew Hughes

Review by Ian Black


The Arab Awakening by George Antonius

Review by Harry Pirie-Gordon


A Line in the Sand: Britain, France and the Struggle That Shaped the Middle East by James Barr

Review by Patrick Seale


Balfour, Weizmann and the Creation of Israel

Review by Charles Glass of One Palestine, Complete: Jews and Arabs under the British Mandate by Tom Segev & Ploughing Sand: British Rule in Palestine 1917-48 by Naomi Shepherd


The 1929 Palestine Riots – A Conflicted Jewish Historiography

Review by William M Mathew of Year Zero of the Arab—Israeli Conflict: 1929 by Hillel Cohen and The Year After the Riots: American Responses to the Palestine Crisis of 1929-30 by Naomi Cohen


Enemies and Neighbours – Arabs and Jews in Palestine and Israel, 1917-2017 by Ian Black

Review by Tim Llewellyn


Beyond the Balfour Declaration by Lord Leslie Turnberg

Review by John McHugo


Joseph Jeffries and the ‘Palestine Deception’, 1923 by William Mathew


Debating Palestine and Israel by Dan Cohn-Sherbok and Mary Grey

Review by Jeremy Moodey


Setting the Desert on Fire: T.E.Lawrence and Britain’s’  Secret  War in Arabia by James Barr

Review by Mary Grey


Anti-Zionism in London’s Jewish East End, 1890-1948 by Brian Klug

Review by David Cannon