The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives.

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THE ARABS AND THE HOLOCAUST

THE ARAB-ISRAELI WAR OF NARRATIVES

BY GILBERT ACHCAR

PUBLISHED BY SAQI

ISBN 9780863566394

PRICE 25.00 [pounds sterling] HARDBACK

The Arab-Israeli conflict goes far beyond the wars waged in the Middle East. There is a war of narratives revolving around the two defining traumas of the conflict: the Holocaust and the Nakba. Gilbert Achcar assesses Arab attitudes to the Holocaust, which he argues are closely related to the dynamics of the Arab-Israeli conflict since 1948. From Hitler's rise to power up to the present day, he identifies a wide range of reactions among the Arab world's four main ideological...

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