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Norman Rose

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Norman Rose holds the Chaim Weizmann Chair of International Relations at the Hebrew University and is Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. He has written numerous books, including highly regarded biographies of Winston Churchill and Harold Nicholson. Read the impressive press he received for A Senseless Squalid War.

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Past Events

2010

Sunday, 28 February 2010

Drawing on a rich medley of official documents, private papers, personal reminiscences, even songs, Norman Rose’s A Senseless Squalid War offers eloquent expression to all those who took part in the events leading  to the declaration of the state of Israel, whether Briton, Jew or Arab. Norman Rose talks to Geoffrey Wheatcroft about his objective: to create an unbiased and comprehensive picture, evoking an epoch-making era.

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David Grossman speaks with Mark Lawson at a special out-of-fesitval event.