TITLE

The continental crossroads

AUTHOR(S)
Griver, Simon
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Dec97, Vol. 69 Issue 12, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the history of Israel. Biblical foundations of Israeli heritage in the Holy Land; Conflict between Israel and the Arabs; Expansion of Israel's borders; Strength of Israel's parliamentary democracy; Growth of Israel's economy. INSET: Historic milestones..
ACCESSION #
9712122485

 

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