Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor

ISBN-10: 0062844911
ISBN-13: 9780062844910
Authors: Yossi Klein Halevi
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Attempting to break the agonizing impasse between Israelis and Palestinians, the Israeli commentator and award-winning author of Like Dreamers directly addresses his Palestinian neighbors in this taut and provocative book, empathizing with Palestinian suffering and longing for reconciliation as he explores how the conflict looks through Israeli eyes. I call you "neighbor" because I don't know your name, or anything personal about you. Given our circumstances, "neighbor" might be too casual a word to describe our relationship. We are intruders into each other's dream, violators of each other's sense of home, incarnations of each other's worst historical nightmares. Neighbors? Letters to My…    

Author bio:

Yossi Klein Halevi is an American-born journalist who has lived inJerusalem since 1982. He is a senior fellow of the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem and the author of At the Entrance to the Garden of Eden: A Jew's Search for God with Christians and Muslims in the Holy Land and Like Dreamers: The Story of the Israeli Paratroopers Who Reunited Jerusalem and Divided a Nation . He and his wife, Sarah, have three children.


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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: HarperCollins Canada, Limited Number of pages: 224 Dimensions: 5.50" wide x 7.75" long x 1.00" tall Weight: 0.902 lbs. Language: English