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ಬ Best Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel to read ಷ Ebook By Francine Klagsbrun ೯ ಬ Best Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel to read ಷ Ebook By Francine Klagsbrun ೯ The definitive biography of the iron willed leader, chain smoking political operative, and tea and cake serving grandmother who became the fourth prime minister of Israel Golda Meir was a world figure unlike any other Born in tsarist Russia in 1898, she immigrated to America in 1906 and grew up in Milwaukee, where from her earliest years she displayed the political consciousness and organizational skills that would eventually catapult her into the inner circles of Israel s founding generation Moving to mandatory Palestine in 1921 with her husband, the passionate socialist joined a kibbutz but soon left and was hired at a public works office by the man who would become the great love of her life A series of public service jobs brought her to the attention of David Ben Gurion, and her political career took off Fund raising in America in 1948, secretly meeting in Amman with King Abdullah right before Israel s declaration of independence, mobbed by thousands of Jews in a Moscow synagogue in 1948 as Israel s first representative to the USSR, serving as minister of labor and foreign minister in the 1950s and 1960s, Golda brought fiery oratory, plainspoken appeals, and shrewd deal making to the cause to which she had dedicated her lifethe welfare and security of the State of Israel and its inhabitants As prime minister, Golda negotiated arms agreements with Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger and had dozens of clandestine meetings with Jordan s King Hussein in the unsuccessful pursuit of a land for peace agreement with Israel s neighbors But her time in office ended in tragedy, when Israel was caught off guard by Egypt and Syria s surprise attack on Yom Kippur in 1973 Analyzing newly available documents from Israeli government archives, Francine Klagsbrun looks into whether Golda could have prevented that war and whether in its darkest days she contemplated using nuclear force Resigning in the war s aftermath, she spent her final years keeping a hand in national affairs and bemusedly enjoying international acclaim Klagsbrun s superbly researched and masterly recounted story of Israel s founding mother gives us a Golda for the ages. Lioness Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel The definitive biography iron willed leader, chain smoking political operative, tea cake serving grandmother who became fourth prime minister Golda Wikipedia Hebrew pronounced olda me i , born Mabovitch, May December was an Israeli teacher, kibbutznik, stateswoman, politician Born in Kiev, she immigrated to United States as a child with her family educated there, becoming teacher th Annual National Jewish Book Awards Dinner Eventbrite Council presents th Ceremony Tuesday, March at Prince George Ballroom, New York, NY Find event ticket information Tailspin People Forces Behind America s Fifty Auto Suggestions are available once you type least letters Use up arrow for mozilla firefox browser alt down review enter select Denise Di Novi IMDb Denise Novi, Producer Heathers is producer, known Ed Wood Catwoman aim level playing field let indie titles compete alongside books from traditional publishers heavily funded self published staffed by independent booksellers, writers, bloggers share common goal giving aspiring artists chance have needed visibility Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel

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    • 0805242376
    • Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel
    • Francine Klagsbrun
    • English
    • 2017-10-19T20:53+03:00