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The Resource An improbable friendship : the story of Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law, the wife of Israel's top general and their forty-year mission of peace, Anthony David

An improbable friendship : the story of Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law, the wife of Israel's top general and their forty-year mission of peace, Anthony David

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An improbable friendship : the story of Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law, the wife of Israel's top general and their forty-year mission of peace
Title
An improbable friendship
Title remainder
the story of Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law, the wife of Israel's top general and their forty-year mission of peace
Statement of responsibility
Anthony David
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the dual biography of Israeli Ruth Dayan, now ninety-seven, who was Moshe Dayan's wife for thirty-seven years, and Palestinian journalist Raymonda Tawil, Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law, now seventy-four. It reveals the two women's surprising and secret forty-year friendship and delivers the story of their extraordinary and turbulent lives growing up in a war-torn country
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
David, Anthony
Dewey number
  • 956.9'4'050922
  • 956.94050922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dayan, Ruth
  • Tawil, Raymonda Hawa
  • Community activists
  • Journalists
  • Reconciliation
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Biography
Label
An improbable friendship : the story of Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law, the wife of Israel's top general and their forty-year mission of peace, Anthony David
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Arcade Publishing
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781471154591
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 279 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781471154591
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
An improbable friendship : the story of Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law, the wife of Israel's top general and their forty-year mission of peace, Anthony David
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Arcade Publishing
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781471154591
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 279 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781471154591
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

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