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Bernadotte in Palestine, 1948

A Study in Contemporary Humanitarian Knight-Errantry


Part of the St Antony’s book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Amitzur Ilan
    Pages 1-6
  3. Amitzur Ilan
    Pages 7-24
  4. Amitzur Ilan
    Pages 49-72
  5. Amitzur Ilan
    Pages 193-222
  6. Amitzur Ilan
    Pages 223-247
  7. Amitzur Ilan
    Pages 249-256
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 257-308

About this book


This book concerns Bernadotte, the Swedish diplomat who was appointed the UN mediator in Palestine in 1948 and initiated the "Bernadotte Plans". It recounts the main events of his life before he was assassinated, including the first and second truces, and describes Palestine since his death.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of NatalSouth Africa

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