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Son of the Cypresses

Memories, Reflections, and Regrets from a Political Life (S. Mark Taper Foundation Book in Jewish Studies)

by Meron Benvenisti

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Biography: general,
  • Political Science,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Israel,
  • Middle East - Israel,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Political,
  • Political Science / General,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Judaism - General,
  • 1993-,
  • Arab-Israeli conflict,
  • Biography,
  • Influence,
  • Jews,
  • Peace

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7711675M
    ISBN 100520238257
    ISBN 109780520238251

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Part memoir and part political polemic, Son of the Cypresses threads Benvenisti’s own story through the story of Israel. The result is a vivid, sharply drawn eyewitness account of pre-state Jerusalem and Israel’s early years.

He memorably sets the scene by recalling his father’s emotional journey from Jewish Salonika in to Palestine.

Part memoir and part political polemic, Son of the Cypresses threads Benvenisti’s own story through the story of Israel. The result is a vivid, sharply drawn eyewitness account of pre-state Jerusalem and Israel’s early years.3/5(1).

Son of the Cypresses Book Description: "Now that I am seventy years of age, it is my prerogative to offer a summing up," says Meron Benvenisti, internationally known author and columnist, Jerusalem native, and scion of Israel's founders.

Son thrusts readers once again into the chilling world of the Newbery Medal winning book, The Giver, as well as Gathering Blue and Messenger where a new hero emerges. In this thrilling series finale, the startling and long-awaited conclusion to Lois Lowry’s epic tale culminates in a final clash between good and evil/5(K).

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Son is the final entry in The Giver Quartet by Lois Lowry. It was preceded by Messenger, the third book of the series. The book follows Claire, the mother of Gabriel, the baby seen in The Giver.

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What many may miss is that behind his masterful art and complex life was a committed Christian faith. Jose Maria Gironella () was born in Gerona, Spain, and fought in the Spanish Civil War. He is best known for his historical novel Los cipreses creen en Dios (The Cypresses Believe in God), in which the family conflicts in the novel represent the dissension found throughout Spain in the years preceding the Spanish Civil War (Ð39).

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