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First posted on July 5th 2002, last revised on February 8th 2011






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WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNAL FILES
Country Profiles from BBC News; World Desk Reference, from Nations Encyclopedia
: CIA World Factbook, click for Israel
; Library of Congress, Country Studies : Israel
Encyclopedia of the Orient : Israel
Article Israel, from Wikipedia
Links General from Library of Congress, Portals to the World, from BUBL
Category : Israel, from Wikipedia
List of Israel-Related Topics, from Wikipedia

on History Virtual Library History : Israel
Virtual Library Labour History : Israel
Category : History of Israel, from Wikipedia
Organizations Weizmann Institute for the History of Zionism and Israel
Zalman Shazar Centre for Jewish History
Archaeological Survey of Israel; Israeli Institute of Archaeology
Israel Archives Association
Israel Numismatic Society; Society of Israel Philatelists
Israel Genealogical Society
Historical Dictionaries
Timelines Timeline of the Middle Eastern Conflict since 2001, from BBC News
Israel until 1960, Israel 1961-1995, Israel 1996-1999, Israel since 2000, from timelines.ws
Timeline History of the Jewish People, from David's Consultants
Accounts of History General, Modern Note : because of the ongoing Israeli-Arab conflict many biased accounts of Israeli history exist. Users are advised to use discretion
History of Israel, from Wikipedia
Specific Periods
Historiography Ilan Pappe, The President, the Dean, and the Historiography of 1948 Palestine , the Electronic Intifada 2003
E.T. Ottman, A Question of Historiography : The "New Historians" of Israel, Ritsumeikan Annual Review of International Studies 7 2008
Politics Links Political Resources on the Net : Israel
Governments on the WWW : Israel
Category Politics of Israel, from Wikipedia
general Article Politics of Israel, from Wikipedia
Israel/Occupied Territories Profile, from International Crisis Group
Political Parties
Political Movements
Law
Foreign Policy National Labour Law Profile : Israel, from ILO
Military Wars of Israel, 1948-1999, from ACED
Israel, from Land Forces of Britain, the Empire and Commonwealth
Article Israel Defence Forces, from Wikipedia
Orders, Decorations and Medals of Israel, from ODM
CASCON Case AIW : Arab-Israeli War 1967, by L.P. Bloomfield, L. Moulton
CASCON Case MEW : Middle East War 1973, by L.P. Bloomfield, L. Moulton
CASCON Case SIN : Sinai 1956, by L.P. Bloomfield, L. Moulton
CASCON Case TAS : Taba Strip 1982-1989, by L.P. Bloomfield, L. Moulton
CASCON Case YJW : Yarmuk / Jordan Waters, 1948-, by L.P. Bloomfield, L. Moulton
Economy & Finances Global Currency History : Israel
Article Economy of Israel, from Wikipedia
Category Economy of Israel, from Wikipedia
Global Integrity : Israel 2006
A Long History of Wine, from All Holy Land Wines
History of The Israeli Diamond Industry
N. Halevi, A Brief Economic History of Modern Israel
S. Plotzker, The Israeli Economy 1967-2007, Historama 2007
Social History Crime and Society. A Comparative Criminology Tour of the World : Israel
Ethnography Languages of Israel (33), from Ethnologue
Worldwide Refugee Information : Israel, from U.S. Committee for Refugees
Migration Information Source : Israel
Israel, from Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre
World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples : Israel
Circassians in Israel, from Circassian World, from Holidays in Israel
Religion Article : Religion in Israel, from Wikipedia
Category : Religion in Israel, from Wikipedia
Chronology of Catholic Dioceses : Israel, from Kirken i Norge (article missing)
U.S. Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report 2003 :Israel and Occupied Territories
Israel, from International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies - Cemetery Project
History of Regions History of Galilee, from Wikipedia
Article Negev, from Wikipedia
Local History History of Jerusalem (Zion, al Quds), from Wikipedia, from Encyclopedia of the Orient
History of Haifa, from Wikipedia, from Encyclopedia of the Orient
History of Tel Aviv, from Wikipedia, from Encyclopedia of the Orient
History of Eilat, from Wikipedia, from Encyclopedia of the Orient
Institutions History of Israeli Broadcasting, from The Broadcast Archive
History of Sde Dov Airport (Tel Aviv), from Wikipedia
History of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Israel, from Airline History
Culture
Biographies List of Israelis, from Wikipedia
Chinese Ambassadors to Israel, from PRC MOFA
Others Marwan Haddad, Politics and Water Management : a Palestinian Perspective
Tal, Alon. Pollution in a Promised Land: An Environmental History of Israel., Berkeley, Calif: University of California Press, 2002.
Lilach Grunfeld, Jordan River Dispute, ICE Case Studies 1997
Palearctic Ecoregion, from WWF

WEB-BIBLIOGRAPHY . . . EXTERNALLY POSTED DOCUMENTS
Historical Data Lists of Statesmen from World Statesmen (B. Cahoon); from Rulers (B. Schemmel); from World Rulers (E. Schulz, illustrated)
List of Presidents of the State of Israel, from Wikipedia
Lists of Ambassadors List of Canadian Ambassadors to Israel, from Wikipedia; Embajadores de Mexico en Israel, from Acervo Historico Diplomatico
Statistical Data Responsible Institution Central Bureau of Statistics, Israel
Population Figures Historical Population Statistics, Israel, from Population Statistics at Univ. Utrecht
Population of Cities : Israel, from City Population
Historical Abortion Statistics, Israel, from Johnston's Archive
Exchange Rates Historical Exchange Rates, from Oanda, since 1990
Inflation Rates Historical Inflation Rates, from Index Mundi, since 2000
Global Rates : Inflatie Israël, graph has data since 1955
Election Results from Psephos (since 1997); from IFES Election Guide (since 1999)
Denmark, from Elections and Electoral Systems
Documents Historical Newspapers Hemerotheques Wikipedia : List of Online Newspaper Archives : Israel
Historical Jewish Press, Early Hebrew Newspapers, from National Library of Israel
Historical Newspaper Articless The History of Israel, from World History Archives
Modern Newspapers links from Online Newspapers, from World Newspapers
Israel News
Online Yearbooks
Israel Entries
Newsreels
Propaganda Films
Films on History/Society Article : Cinema of Israel, from Wikipedia; Historical Movies by Country : Israel
Israel, from Cinema of the World
Israeli Films : Pre 1960, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000s, from Wikipedia; Israel Film, from IMDb
Image Databanks Systematic Collections
General
Systematic Collections
Specialist
Zionism on the Web : History of Zionism - Photos
B. Atlas, LIFE in Israel 1948, Part 1, Part 2
Accidental Collections
Universal Collections
Items on Israel
License plates from Israel, from Francoplaque; from License Plates of the World
Passport, from World Passports
Airline Timetable Images : Israel
Archival Deposits Search CIA Released Documents for Israel
Constitutions, Laws Internet Law Library : Israel
List of Ratifications of International Labour Conventions by Israel, from ILO, 45 docs. since 1949
Treaties General Treaty Collections Peace Agreements Digital Collection : Israel, from United States Institute of Peace
Historic Documents and Treaties, from Ariga; from MidEastWeb
Bilateral Treaty Collections
Document Collections Information by Country : Israel, from U.S. Committee for Refugees, 4 Reports 1999-2001
UN General Assembly 3rd Session 1948-1949, Resolution No.273
Historical Maps responsible institutions UNESCO : National Map Agencies : Israel : Survey of Israel (SI), Tel Aviv
collections WHKMLA Historical Atlas Israel page
Historical and Political Maps of Arabia, J. de Salas Vara del Rey
Israel Maps, PCL, UTexas
PBS, Global Connections : The Middle East : Maps
Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Israel's Story in Maps
Category : Old Maps of Israel, Maps of the History of Israel, Maps of United Nations Partition Plan for Palestine, Wikimedia Commons
H. Teunissen, Jewish History on the map : Part 3, Israel/Palestine
Palestine Exploration Fund, Survey of Western Palestine, 1880, 26 sheets
Discus Media, the 1900 Collection, Maps from Yesteryear, Israel
Passia, Palestine Maps
MIFTAH Maps
Jewish Virtual Library, Palestinian Maps Omitting Israel
Israel, hindsight 1948 Lest we forget - Palestine and the Nakba, Palestinian Towns and Villages in 1887, Plan Dalet and the Nakba, Settlements Growth 1918 - 1948 - 2000, 1947 : Partition, 1949 : Armistice, 1969 Occupation
Israel, contemporary Palestine 1906, 1922, 1926, 1932, 1936, 1941, 1949 (undivided !), Probert Encyclopedia
detail, Modern
detail, contemporary Jerusalem 1886, 1906, 1922, 1932, Probert Encyclopedia
Vermonters for a just peace in Palestine/Israel, Israel's Wall in the West Bank, Maps and Photos
Parliamentary Debates
Institutions Archives Lists of Archives UNESCO Archives Portal, State Archives, scroll down for Israel
Archive Websites Central Archive for the History of the Jewish People, Jerusalem
Israel Archives Association
Musea Israel Museums Guide
Monuments Yad Vashem
Libraries National Library of Israel
Libraries in Israel, from LibDex
National Symbols Flags, Coats of Arms Flag, from FOTW; Coat of Arms, from International Civic Heraldry
National Anthem, from National Anthems Net
Coins, Banknotes Banknotes of Israel, from World Currency Museum, from Ron Wise's World Paper Money
Coins from Israel, from World Coin Gallery
Search Coin Archives for Israel
Stamps Rare Israel, Stamps, from Sandafayre Stamp Gallery

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Bibliographies general Search ISBN Database
on Israel survey of bibliographies
bibliographic database Qiryat Sefer, IFLA Entry
general bibliographies Bibliography, from Library of Congress Country Studies : Israel
annual bibliographies
specialist bibliographies Hebrew University of Jerusalem, The Center for the Study of Christianity, A Bibliography on Christianity in Palestine/Eretz Israel
Simon Wiesenthal Center, Immigration to Palestine Bibliography
Archaeological Bibliography : Israel
Inscriptions of Israel/Palestine : Bibliography
V.H. Matthews, History of Ancient Israel : Bibliography
The Israel National Election Studies : Bibliography
serial publications Central Archives of the History of the Jewish People, Jerusalem, Publications
The Chaim Weizmann Institute for the History of Zionism and Israel, Publications
The Zalman Shazar Center : Publications
general bibliographies
Israel entries
booksellers
Online Libraries general Internet Archives; Gutenberg Library Online; e-corpus
on Israel Digitized Book Repository, from National Library of Israel
Online Journals Links Compact Memory, Wissenschaftsportal für Jüdische Studien
full text online
Table of Contents
Online
General Accounts Ritchie Ovendale, The Longman Companion to the Middle East since 1914, London etc.: Longman 1994 [G]
Arnold Blumberg, The History of Israel, Westport CT : Greenwood 1998, KMLA Lib. Call ign 956.94 B658h
Paul Johnson, A History of the Jews, Harper Collins 1988 KMLA Lib. Call Sign 956.93 J66
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Macropaedia, Vol.22, pp.134-147 Article Israel. KMLA Lib. Call Sign R 032 B862h v.22
Jacob A. Rubin, Meyer Barkai, Pictorial History of Israel, NY : Thomas Yoseloff (1958) 1961 [G]
Avi Shlaim, The Iron Wall. Israel and the Arab World, NY : W.W. Norton 2001, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 956.04 S558i
Abba Eban, My Country. The Story of Modern Israel, NY : Random House 1972 [G]
Document Editions Walter Lacqueur, The Israeli-Arab Reader. A Documentary History of the Middle East Conflict, London : Penguin (1969) 1991, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 956 L317i
Specific Topics Daniel McGowan and Marc H. Ellis, Remembering Deir Yassin. The Future of Israel and Palestine, NY : Interlink 1998, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 956.94 M478r
M.S. Grogan, The Arab-Israeli Six-Day War and Operation Moked (1967), posted on Internet Archive
Atlasses Correspondents of the New York Times, Israel. The Historical Atlas, NY : MacMillan 1997 [G]
Dan Bahat, The Historical Atlas of Jerusalem, NY : Scribner's 1973 [G]
Historical Dictionary Bernard Reich, Historical Dictionary of Israel, Metuchen N.J. : Scarecrow 1992 [G]
Yearbook Entries Article Israel, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1950 pp.384-387, 1951 pp.389-391, 1952 pp.384-385, 1953 pp.385-386, 1954 pp.384-385, 1955 pp.436-437, 1956 pp.373-374, 1957 pp.436-437, 1958 pp.373-375, 1959 pp.372-373, 1960 pp.366-367, 1961 pp.371-372, 1962 pp.365-366, 1963 pp.483-484, 1964 pp.470-471, 1965 pp.458-459, 1966 pp.431-432, 1967 pp.451-452, 1968 pp.450-451, 1969 pp.439-441, 1970 pp.441-443, 1971 pp.422-424, 1972 pp.388-390, 1973 pp.383-387, 1974 pp.388-390, 1975 pp.413-415, 1976 pp.438-440, 1977 pp.433-434, 1978 pp.466-468, 1979 pp.459-462, 1980 pp.462-465, 1981 pp.464-467, 1982 pp.463-466, 1983 pp.455-458, 1984 pp.457-459, 1985 pp.488-490, 707, 1986 pp.483-485, 704, 1987 pp.452-453, 673, 1988 pp.411-413, 625, 1989 pp.411-413, 626, 1990 pp.428-430, 641, 1991 pp.408-410, 626, 1992 pp.382-384, 625, 1993 pp.385-387, 633, 1994 pp.384-386, 634, 1995 pp.423-425, 634, 1996 pp.422-423, 634, 1997 pp.434-436, 632, 2002 pp.445-446, 637 [G]
Article : Israel, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1970-1971 pp.1069-1077, 1975-1976 pp.1062-1070, 1976-1977 pp.1068-1077, 1978-1979 pp.706-714, 1979-1980 pp.711-719, 1980-1981 pp.709-717, 1981-1982 pp.711-719, 1983-1984 pp.711-719, 1984-1985 pp.712-720, 1985-1986 pp.715-723, 1986-1987 pp.716-723, 1987-1988 pp.723-731, 1988-1989 pp.724-731, 1989-1990 pp.732-740, 1990-1991 pp.734-742, 1991-1992 pp.733-741, 1992-1993 pp.808-816, 1993-1994 pp.805-812, 1994-1995 pp.799-805, 1995-1996 pp.794-802, 1996-1997 pp.735-743, 1997-1998 pp.743-750, 1998-1999 pp.797-805, 2000 pp.915-924, 2001 pp.892-900, 2002 pp.928-936, 2003 pp.930-938, 2004 pp.934-941, 2005 pp.939-950, 2006 pp.935-946 [G]
Article : Israel, in : The World in Figures 1st ed. 1976 pp.174-176, 2nd ed. 1978 pp.174-176, 4th ed. 1984 pp.173-175 [G]
Entry : State of Israel, Cabinet, pp.51-52; Background Notes, pp.719-725, in : Countries of the World and their Leaders Yearbook, 2003 [G]
Article : Israel, in : Americana Annual 1957 pp.408-411, 1961 pp.385-387, 1962 pp.390-392, 1963 pp.351-353, 1964 pp.349-350, 1965 pp.363-365, 1967 pp.372-373, 1968 pp.366-368, 1969 pp.371-372, 1970 pp.376-378, 1971 pp.372-373, 1972 pp.367-368, 1973 pp.370-371, 1974 pp.309-311, 1976 pp.312-313, 1988 pp.293-294, 1989 pp.293-296, 1990 pp.287-289, 1992 pp.296-297, 1993 pp.296-297, 1994 pp.293-294, 1998 pp.287-289, 2006 pp.216-218 [G]
Entry : Israel, pp.582-587 in : IMF, International Financial Statistics Yearbook 2001 [G]
Article : Israel, in : Yearbook on International Communist Affairs 1976 pp.546-551 (Jacob M. Landau), 1980 pp.414-417 (Glenn E. Perry) [G]