In the Land of Israel (Essays)

In the Land of Israel by Amos Oz is a collection of essays in which Oz chronicles the thoughts of workers, soldiers, religious zealots, aging pioneers, new immigrants, desperate Arabs, and visionaries whom he a...

1949: The First Israelis

1949: The First Israelis by Tom Segev is based on declassified documents, personal diaries and letters "to reconstruct the unvarnished story of Israel's first year."...

Exodus

Although this is historical fiction, Exodus by Leon Uris is informative and good reading....