By Wm Roger Louis,Avi Shlaim

The June 1967 struggle was once a watershed within the historical past of the trendy center East. In six days, the Israelis defeated the Egyptian, Syrian and Jordanian armies, seizing huge parts in their territories. veteran students of the center East compile essentially the most a professional specialists of their fields to reconsider the origins and the legacies of the conflict. every one bankruptcy takes a unique viewpoint from the vantage aspect of a unique player, those who truly took half within the struggle and likewise the realm powers that performed vital roles backstage. Their conclusions make for sober examining. on the middle of the tale used to be the incompetence of the Egyptian management and the competition among numerous Arab gamers who have been deeply suspicious of every other's reasons. Israel, at the different part, received a convincing victory for which, regardless of prior exams on the contrary, there has been no grasp plan.

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