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The 1948 Palestine conflict is understood to Israelis as 'the battle of Independence'. yet for Palestinians, the struggle is perpetually the Nakba, the 'catastrophe'. The warfare ended in the production of the kingdom of Israel and the destruction of a lot of Palestininan society by means of the Zionist forces. Foir all Palestinians, the Nakba has develop into primary to heritage, reminiscence and identification. This booklet specializes in Palestinian inner refugees in Israel and internally displaced Palestinians around the eco-friendly LIne. It makes use of oral historical past and interviews to ascertain Palestinian id and reminiscence, indigenous rights, foreign safety, the 'right of return', and a simply resolution in Palestine/Israel.

Contributors comprise numerous individual authors and students reminiscent of William Dalrymple, Prof. Naseer Aruri, Dr. Ilan Pappe, Prof Isma'il Abu Sa'ad and Dr Nur Masalha.

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