Books & Documents
Khirbet Kizeh
Like any political and multi-generational conflict, the decades-long struggle between Israel and Palestine is complex. We hope these books provide insight into both the conflict and the very human toll it inflicts upon all peoples involved. Discover the many books and documents which tell the story of the Israeli and Palestinian people.

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Khirbet Khizeh is a brief, fictional, 1949 novella by Israeli writer S. Yizhar about the violent expulsion of Palestinian villagers by the Israeli army. Considered a high point in Hebrew literature, it was published just months the author fought in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War. The book provides a window into on the perspective of a Jewish soldier whose unit is tasked with expelling peaceful Palestinian families from their homes.

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Jewish Settlements Archival Project

Jewish Settlements Archival Project

Title: Jewish Settlements Archival Project, Taub Center for Israel Studies, New York University. The Taub Center for Israel Studies at New York University has been working on a project which maps and catalogs all available historical data relating to Israeli...

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