A safe haven: Harry S. Truman and the founding of Israel

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Harper,
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[2009]
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“[This] revelatory account of Truman's vital contributions to Israel's founding. . .is told. . . with an elegance informed by thorough research." —Wall Street Journal

"Even knowing how the story ends, A Safe Haven had me sitting on the edge of my seat.” —Cokie Roberts

A dramatic, detailed account of the events leading up to the creation of a Jewish homeland and the true story behind President Harry S. Truman’s controversial decision to recognize of the State of Israel in 1948, drawn from Truman’s long-lost diary entries and other previously unused archival materials.

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subject_facetIsrael -- Foreign relations -- United States
Israel -- History -- 1948-1967
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1953
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title_displayA safe haven : Harry S. Truman and the founding of Israel
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