The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,272,009 members ⚫ 1,419,367 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Britain's Naval and Political Reaction to the Illegal Immigration of Jews to Palestine, 1945-1949

Britain's Naval and Political Reaction to the Illegal Immigration of Jews to Palestine, 1945-1949 by Freddy Liebreich
Not available
US$ 54.95
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
This book provides an important shift in the analysis of Britain's policy towards the illegal postwar Jewish immigration into Palestine. It charts the development of Britain's response to Zionist immigration, from the initial sympathy, as embodied in the Balfour Declaration, through attempts at blockade, refoulement and finally disengagement.
The book exposes differences in policy pursued by the great departments of state like the Foreign, Colonial and War Offices and their legal advisors, and those implemented by the Admiralty. The book argues that the eventual failure of Britain's immigration policy was inevitable in view of the hostility shown by many European nations, and America, towards Britain's ambition to retain her position in the Middle East.
Taylor and Francis; Read online
Title: Britain's Naval and Political Reaction to the Illegal Immigration of Jews to Palestine, 1945-1949
Author: Freddy Liebreich
 

This edition is not for sale in your country. Here are some titles that might be what you're after...