In Israel they say ‘it’s easier to throw mud than to clean it up’ and it is far beyond the capability of a brief review to clear up the mess created by Ilan Pappe’s latest barrage. This review must content itself with supplying guidelines to enable potential readers to judge the reliability or otherwise of Pappe’s indictment of Israel.
THE ETHNIC CLEANSING OF PALESTINE By Ilan Pappe Oneworld. 314 pages. £16.99 ISBN 978-1-85168-467-0
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