Haifa before & after 1948: narratives of a mixed city

Yfaat Weiss, Maḥmūd Yazbak

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Haifa Before & After 1948, Narratives of a Mixed City is a voyage that 14 scholars and experts undertake through the cultural, political and social history of Haifa before and after the 1948 War. This volume, co-authored by Palestinians and Israelis – Arabs and Jews, mostly Israeli citizens, covers Haifa's architecture and its social and cultural life during the Mandate period, the Arab-Israeli competition in the oil and soap industries, the history of Arab-Jewish inter-communal relations and cohabitation, commemoration in the German Colony of Haifa, the story of two houses that represent the narrative of Palestinians in Haifa and remembrances displayed through personal accounts of the cold winter in 1950. -- Publisher.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationDordrecht
Number of pages224
ISBN (Print)9089790918, 9089790926, 9789089790910, 9789089790927
StatePublished - 2011

Publication series

NameInstitute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation series
Volumevol. 6

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