The Battle for Jerusalem: June 5-7,1967...

Enhanced by fascinating photographs and an epilogue tracing the subsequent lives and military careers of the key participants, Rabinovich's gripping narrative brings the reader to the scene of this brilliant military victory and emotional reunion of a people with their sacred city.

Quotations from the song “ Jerusalem of Gold” are used by permission of Naomi Shemer and the publisher, Chappell & Co., Ltd. The English translation was done by Moshe Kohn for the Jerusalem Post. The map on page xiv was rendered by Bernard Berniker of the Jerusalem Post. Original copyright © 1972 by The Jewish Publication Society Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Rabinovich, Abraham. The battle for Jerusalem, June 5– 7, 1967. Bibliography: p. 413. Includes index. 1. Jerusalem, Battle for, 1967. 2. Israel- Arab War, 1967— Jerusalem. I. Title. DS127.9. J4R23 1987 956. 046 87– 3711 ISBN 0– 8276– 0287– 1ON FRONTISPIECE:  Orthodox paratroopers stand before the Western Wall. ( Bamahane) Copyright © 2001 by Varda Books New ISBN 1- 59045- 184- 8 Scholar PDF No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any information storage retrieval system, except for brief passages in connection with a critical review, without permission in writing from the publisher: Varda Books, 9001 Keating Avenue, Skokie, Illinois, USA Prepared as an ebook by Varda Graphics, Inc.

The Battle for Jerusalem: June 5-7,1967


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Front MatterTitle PageCopyright PageDedication PageContentsIllustrationsForewordPreface to the 20th Anniversary EditionCrisisPreparationWaitingCountdownMondayCounterattackArmored AttackTwilightZero HourAmmunition HillBreakthroughLostThe MuseumLink-upJewish JerusalemAbu TorMopping UpTrappedThe Temple MountThe Jericho RoadTracingsBibliographyIndex
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