The Israeli Army in the Middle East Wars 1948-73 (Men-at-Arms)

By John Laffin

Israel assumes upfront that defeat in conflict capability an finish to the Jewish state, and it wages struggle as a result. This truth affects the Israeli method of its military and to the method, strategies, education and behavior of conflict. Surrounded by means of opposed international locations, Israel has fought six effective wars among 1948 and 1973. For a strength which started as an abnormal, impoverished and improvised crew, this can be a ambitious checklist. subsidized via lots of pictures and 8 complete web page color plates, this advantageous textual content examines the six wars fought among 1948–73, together with the intense Israeli victory of 1967.

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