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The Resource An improbable friendship : the secret friendship between Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law and the wife of Israel's top general, Anthony David

An improbable friendship : the secret friendship between Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law and the wife of Israel's top general, Anthony David

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An improbable friendship : the secret friendship between Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law and the wife of Israel's top general
Title
An improbable friendship
Title remainder
the secret friendship between Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law and the wife of Israel's top general
Statement of responsibility
Anthony David
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
True story of a secret 40 year friendship between two women who should have been bitter enemies. One: beautiful Raymonda Tawil, mother-in-law of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat. The other: Ruth Dayan, widow of General Moshe Dayan, most celebrated Jewish general since Joshua & man who spent much of his military career trying to hunt Arafat
Summary
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 for the first time 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
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10448565
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
David, Anthony
Dewey number
956.94
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Tawil, Raymonda Hawa
  • Dayan, Ruth
  • Dayan, Ruth
  • Tawil, Raymonda Hawa
  • Jewish-Arab relations
  • Friendship
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Jews
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Friendship
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Friendship
  • Jewish women
  • Women, Palestinian Arab
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Women and peace
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the remarkable lives of Israeli Ruth Dayan and Palestinian Raymonda Tawil and their forty-year peace mission
Label
An improbable friendship : the secret friendship between Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law and the wife of Israel's top general, Anthony David
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000055101209
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 279 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781925324693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)915777554
Label
An improbable friendship : the secret friendship between Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law and the wife of Israel's top general, Anthony David
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000055101209
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 279 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781925324693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)915777554

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