By Zeev Maoz
Most of the wars during which Israel used to be concerned, Maoz indicates, have been completely avoidable, the results of planned Israeli aggression, fallacious decision-making, and inaccurate clash administration techniques. None, with the potential exception of the 1948 struggle of Independence, have been what Israelis name "wars of necessity." They have been all wars of choice-or, worse, folly.
Demonstrating that Israel's nationwide protection coverage rested at the shaky pairing of a trigger-happy method of using strength with a hesitant and reactive peace international relations, Defending the Holy Land recounts in minute-by-minute element how the ascendancy of Israel's safety institution over its international coverage equipment ended in pointless wars and ignored opportunites for peace.
A scathing and outstanding revisionist background, Defending the Holy Land demands sweeping reform of Israel's overseas coverage and nationwide safety institutions. This publication will essentially remodel the best way readers take into consideration Israel's history.
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Defending the Holy Land: A Critical Analysis of Israel's Security and Foreign Policy by Zeev Maoz