By Esther Meir-Glitzenstein
Beyond the main target at the sphere of Zionist task, Meir-Glitzstein additionally uncovers the elemental difficulties that formed either the improvement of Iraqi Jewry within the Nineteen Forties and the coverage of the Zionist institution - trapped among Arab nationalism and Jewish nationalism. ultimately, she elucidates the explanations and situations that ended in the mass immigration of Jews from Iraq to the country of Israel.
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