Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Quigley, John B.

Title The Six-Day War and Israeli self-defense : questioning the legal basis for preventive war / John Quigley
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013
Online access available from:
ProQuest Ebook Central (Limited concurrent users)    View Resource Record  
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource
Contents Who was to blame and why it matters -- The Syrian connection -- Egypt flexes its muscle -- Historical opportunity for Israel -- Britain has a plan -- Southern passage : Aqaba as cause for war -- "The Americans will not sit shiva" -- How to attack : "we have to be the victims" -- Turkey shoot -- Cover-up in the Security Council -- Security Council "in the dark" -- Cover-up in the General Assembly -- How to read the silence on aggression -- The experts fall in line -- No threat? no matter -- War by mistake -- Defending in advance -- A new doctrine of preventive war -- Permanent takeover? -- Blocking the path to peace
Summary Seeks to provide a corrective on the 1967 war between Israel and Arab states using documents declassified by key governments
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Israel-Arab War, 1967 -- Law and legislation.
Self-defense (International law)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 113942453X (electronic bk.)
1139613057 (electronic bk.)
1139626078 (electronic bk.)
9781139424530 (electronic bk.)
9781139613057 (electronic bk.)
9781139626071 (electronic bk.)