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Firme, Tom

Summary: "Learn about the history of the conflict between Israel and certain Arab countries that have opposed Israel's existence since the country was formed in 1948 in this volume of History Summarized. Each volume in this series concisely surveys a major historical event or interrelated series of events or a major cultural, economic, political, or social movement." -- Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 956.04 FIR

Klein Halevi, Yossi

Summary: "Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor is one Israeli's powerful attempt to reach beyond the wall that separates Israelis and Palestinians and into the hearts of "the enemy." In a series of letters, Yossi Klein Halevi explains what motivated him to leave his native New York in his twenties and move to Israel to participate in the drama of the renewal of a Jewish homeland, which he is committed to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.05 KLE

Summary: A group of Palestinian tourists take a three-day sightseeing trip to Israel.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeitgeist Video 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC INN

Summary: Examines the long standing Palestinian/Jewish conflict in the Middle East.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD FOREIGN IN

Kaplan, Howard

Summary: In a last ditch effort to revive his career, washed out agent Ari Ben-Sion accepts a mission he never would have 30 years ago, to smuggle a group of Jewish children out of the Damascus ghetto. Or so he thinks. In Damascus, a beautiful American photographer, Kim, seems to be falling in love with Ari, but she is asking too many questions. His communication equipment disappears. His contact never...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC KAP

Rothman-Zecher, Moriel

Summary: It began when Jonathan returned to Israel after being raised and educated in Pennsylvania. He will soon be drafted as a soldier, but he is conflicted. With an intense drive to know more about the plight of the displaced and occupied Palestinians, he encounters Laith and Nimreen-- twin daughter and son of his mother's friend. The three become inseparable: wandering the streets on weekends,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROT

Yazbek, David

Summary: With a cast that includes Katrina Lenk and Emmy Award winner Tony Shalhoub, this musical has become one of the most acclaimed new Broadway productions of 2017. It includes music from three-time Tony Award nominee David Yazbeck.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Ghostlight 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM BAN

Summary: When the residents of Budrus learn that the Israeli army plans to build the Separation Barrier through their town, cutting them off from neighboring Palestinian villages and uprooting their precious olive groves, they decide to organize. Under the leadership of Ayed Morrar, Palestinian men of all political factions come together to wage an unarmed struggle to preserve their lands. Victory seems...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Arab Film Distribution 2011

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF BUD

Shapiro, Delilah.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Metrobooks 1997

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 956.94 SHA

Bird, Kai.

Summary: Pulitzer Prize-winner Kai Bird's vivid memoir of an American childhood spent in the midst of the Arab-Israeli conflict in Jerusalem and Saudia Arabia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.94 BIRD, KAI BIR

Grossman, David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.953 GRO

Summary: Gifted Eyad, a Palestinian Israeli boy, is given the chance to go to a prestigious Jewish boarding school in Jerusalem. As he desperately tries to fit in with his Jewish schoolmates and within Israeli society, Eyad develops a friendship with another outsider, Jonathan, a boy suffereing from muscular dystrophy, and gradually becomes part of the home Jonathan shares with his mother, Edna. After...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN BOR

Summary: This film explores the 20-year relationship between two families, one Israeli and one Palestinian. Danae Elon last saw her childhood caregiver in 1991, and she seeks here to discover what happened to Musa, the Palestinian who helped raise her from her infancy until she joined the Israeli army. Her quest takes her to Paterson, NJ, where he had sent his own children to school, and she finds...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: GeoQuest Entertainment Group, Ltd. 2006

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ANO

Shipler, David K.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Times Books 1986

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.94 SHI

Friedman, Thomas L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.04 FRI

Hammerman, Ilana

Summary: "A Woman on Her Own, the latest book by Israeli writer Ilana Hammerman, is an episodic book, marrying stories of protest and more personal interludes on larger moral issues at play in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Though Hammerman is an activist, thereader will not find her arguing with Israeli settlers, tearing down blockades, or getting arrested. Hers is a much more personal, moving, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Morris, Benny

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956 MOR

Dershowitz, Alan M.

Summary: "A novel of Israel today, a place where warring factions from within and outside the Middle East continue to battle for the soul of a land they all regard as holy"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub. 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DER

Summary: In the wake of the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre of Israeli athletes, five lethal experts are assembled by the Israeli intelligence agency to execute eleven known terrorists.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Platinum Disc 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Sword 2003

Davidi, Guy

Summary: Bil'in villager Emad Burnat documents the Palestinian struggle when he buys a camera to record the birth of his youngest son and he then films the turmoil and destruction happening around him as his village is threatened by encroaching Israeli settlements.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino Lorber 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FIV
2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FIV

Allen, Richard

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1974

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.94 ALL

Becker, Jillian

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1984

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956 BEC

Summary: An Israeli man falls in love with a Palestinian woman. Their potential relationship is greatly complicated by their families' competing falafel stands on the West Bank, however.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Ari Sandel 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF WES