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How my grandmother prevented a civil war

Haggai Segal

How my grandmother prevented a civil war

by Haggai Segal

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Haganah (Organization),
  • Irgun tsevaʼi leʼumi,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHaggai Segal ; translated by Diana File and Lenn Schramm
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS126.4.S394813 S34 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 384 pages
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27170982M
    ISBN 109652296171
    ISBN 109789652296177
    LC Control Number2014013442
    OCLC/WorldCa877077688

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How My Grandmother Prevented a Civil War offers a number of interesting anecdotes and stories about the author’s family going back to his grandparents, as well as touching reminiscences about his late uncle Yedidya, who was murdered by someone in shady circumstances in January of.

out of 5 stars My review of How My Grandmother Prevented a Civil War Reviewed in the United States on Octo This book covers the efforts of Haggai Segal seeking truth and justice, never retribution, for his exceptional and outstanding family, for the kidnapping and murder of his uncle Yedidya/5(7).

How My Grandmother Prevented a Civil War In the run up to Israeli independence, when the rivalry between Right and Left led to kidnap and murder, one brave act prevented civil war. Ari Soffer,   Buy How My Grandmother Prevented Civil War by Segal, Haggai (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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How My Grandmother Prevented Civil War, Paperback by Segal, Hagai; File, Diana (TRN); Schramm, Lenn (TRN), ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US. It would not have taken much for the incident to trigger a bloody civil war, even with the Arab enemy on the threshold. But Yedidyas bereaved mother begged the would-be avengers to lay down their My Grandmother Prevented Civil WarBrand: Hagai Segal.

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taken much for the incident to trigger a bloody civil war, even with the Arab enemy on the threshold. But Yedidya’s bereaved mother begged the would-be avengers to lay down their arms. Nearly seven decades after the tragedy, journalist Haggai Segal, Yedidya’s nephew, reopened the case.

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The whole book is written in script which I found annoying and hard to read. Other than that it is great and was a appreciated gift to my grandmother to fill out for my /5().

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Mother's sister, my Aunt, still likes to surprise people by telling them her uncle served in the Civil War. So, that makes my great-uncle a Confederate vet, the equivalent generation to a grandfather.

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