Catel et Bocquet retracent le destin de la fascinante Joséphine Baker dans un magnifique roman (bio)graphique tout en noir et blanc. En 500 pages, les auteurs nous dévoilent toutes les facettes de cette femme emplie de convictions : muse de nombreux artistes, militante contre la ségrégation raciale, agent du contre-espionnage de la France Libre, mère adoptive d’une douzaine d’enfants venus d’horizons divers… elle était décidément bien plus qu’une danseuse de cabaret affublée d’une ceinture de bananes...
On 15th May 1948, David Ben-Gurion formally proclaimed the establishment of the State of Israel. Immediately after the Israeli Declaration of Independence, the neighboring Arab nations came together and decided to invade Palestine. The outcome was crucial: the Zionist claims in the region must be brought to an end.
This book is a practical and accessible guide to understanding more about the 1948 Palestine War, providing you with the essential information and saving time.
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. Analyze the step-by-step development of one of the most significant conflicts in the Middle East
. Identify the social and political causes behind its beginnings as well as the context in which the war took place
. Understand how this war affected the whole political balance in the Middle East and how its influence is still visible today
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