Battling for peace: a memoir

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Random House, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 350 pages
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ascinate anyone intrigued about the future of the Middle East, these revealing memoirs of Shimon Peres, former Israeli Minister of Defense and winner of the 1994 Nobel Peace Prize, tell of his relationships with Golda Meir, David Ben-Gurion, Moshe Dayan, and others whom he encountered during his amazing career.

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BATTLING FOR PEACE: A Memoir

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An inviting exercise in autobiography by Israel's defensive foreign minister. Even before the current peace process and peace prize, Shimon Peres was known for his paradoxical traits: an optimistic ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
3
Shtetl Boy
9
A New World
16
Copyright

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About the author (1995)

Peres was born in Poland and emigrated to Israel in 1934. He was prime minister from 1984-86 and again from 1995-96. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994 for his part in crafting the Oslo peace accords.

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