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    • The Balfour Declaration

    • The Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
    • By: Jonathan Schneer
    • Narrated by: Nicholas Guy Smith
    • Length: 18 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 24

    Issued in London in 1917, the Balfour Declaration was one of the key documents of the 20th century. It committed Britain to supporting the establishment in Palestine of "a National Home for the Jewish people", and its reverberations continue to be felt to this day. Now the entire fascinating story of the document is revealed in this impressive work of modern history.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent book

    • By Abdel Khoury on 07-17-17

    Regular price: $38.50

    • Ministers at War

    • Winston Churchill and His War Cabinet
    • By: Jonathan Schneer
    • Narrated by: Matthew Brenher
    • Length: 12 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69

    In May 1940, with France on the verge of defeat, Britain alone stood in the path of the Nazi military juggernaut. Survival seemed to hinge on the leadership of Winston Churchill, whom the king reluctantly appointed prime minister as Germany invaded France. Churchill's reputation as one of the great 20th-century leaders would be forged during the coming months and years as he worked tirelessly first to rally his country and then to defeat Hitler.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Welcome addition to the literature of World War II

    • By Mike From Mesa on 05-02-15

    Regular price: $17.47