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Published: 01 January 2020

256 Pages | 8

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474453998

Bookseller Code (06)

Jews and Palestinians in the Late Ottoman Era, 1908-1914

Claiming the Homeland

Louis A. Fishman

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Studies on the Ottoman Empire

  • Challenges previous work on late Ottoman Palestine
  • Argues that a unique sense of Palestinian identity emerged even before World War One
  • Claims some Zionists imagined a Jewish national home within an Ottoman framework
  • Transforms our current understanding of the roots of this century-long conflict
  • Based on documents in Ottoman Turkish, Arabic, Hebrew and French