An Improbable Friendship

An award-winning biographer and historian, Anthony David brings us the story of unexpected friendship while he discovers the true pasts of two outstanding women.

An Improbable Friendship

An Improbable Friendship

An Improbable Friendshipis the dual biography of Israeli Ruth Dayan, now ninety-seven, who was Moshe Dayan's wife for thirty-seven years, and Palestinian journalist Raymonda Tawil, Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law, now seventy-four. It reveals for the first time the two women's surprising and secret forty-year friendship and delivers the story of their extraordinary and turbulent lives growing up in a war-torn country. Based on personal interviews, diaries, and journals drawn from both women-Ruth lives today in Tel Aviv, Raymonda in Malta-author Anthony David delivers a fast-paced, fascinating narrative that is a beautiful story of reconciliation and hope in a climate of endless conflict. By telling their stories and following their budding relationship, which began after the Six-Day War in 1967, we learn the behind-the-scenes, undisclosed history of the Middle East's most influential leaders from two prominent women on either side of the ongoing conflict. An award-winning biographer and historian, Anthony David brings us the story of unexpected friendship while he discovers the true pasts of two outstanding women. Their story gives voice to Israelis and Palestinians caught in the Middle East conflict and holds a persistent faith in a future of peace.

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An Improbable Friendship
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Anthony David
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-24 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

An Improbable Friendshipis the dual biography of Israeli Ruth Dayan, now ninety-seven, who was Moshe Dayan's wife for thirty-seven years, and Palestinian journalist Raymonda Tawil, Yasser Arafat's mother-in-law, now seventy-four. It reveals for the first time the two women's surprising and secret forty-year friendship and delivers the story of their
An Improbable Friendship
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Anthony David
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-15 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

An Improbable Friendship is the dual biography of Israeli Ruth Dayan, now ninety-eight, who was Moshe Dayan’s wife for thirty-seven years, and Palestinian journalist Raymonda Tawil, Yasser Arafat’s mother-in-law, now seventy-four. It reveals for the first time the two women’s surprising and secret forty-year friendship and delivers the story of
An Improbable Friendship
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: David Anthony
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-11 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Holger Afflerbach, David Stevenson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-30 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

The First World War has been described as the "primordial catastrophe of the twentieth century." Arguably, Italian Fascism, German National Socialism and Soviet Leninism and Stalinism would not have emerged without the cultural and political shock of World War I. The question why this catastrophe happened therefore preoccupies historians to
Shark
Language: en
Pages: 26
Authors: Ursula West Minervini
Categories: Beat generation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

"SHARK was conceived and drawn in 24 hours on March 21 and 22, 2014. The story is about some beatniks who meet a ghost and an improbable friendship between two animals."--Publisher's website.

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