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Benny Morris is professor of history in the Middle East Studies Department of Ben-Gurion University, Israel. He is the leading figure among Israel's "New Historians," who over the past two decades have reshaped our understanding of the Israeli-Arab conflict. His books include Righteous Victims: A History of the Zionist-Arab Conflict, 1881-2001; Israel's Border Wars, 1949-1956; and The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Israel-Arab War, 1948-1949.
Palestine -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Palestine -- Politics and government -- 1917-1948.
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948.
Haganah (Organization) -- History -- 20th century.
Israel -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Israel -- Politics and government -- 1948-1967.
Israel -- History -- 1948-1967.
Israel -- Foreign relations -- Arab countries.
Arab countries -- Foreign relations -- Israel.