Under Siege: P.L.O. Decisionmaking During the 1982 War by Rashid Khalidi

Under Siege: P.L.O. Decisionmaking During the 1982 War

byRashid Khalidi

Kobo ebook | December 10, 2013

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Under Siege is Rashid Khalidi's definitive, firsthand account of the 1982 Lebanon War and the complex negotiations and military maneuvers involved in evacuating the P.L.O. from Beirut. Khalidi lived with his family in Beirut during the siege a

Rashid Khalidi is the Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies at Columbia University, editor of the Journal of Palestine Studies, and the author of Palestinian Identity: The Construction of Modern National Consciousness.
Title:Under Siege: P.L.O. Decisionmaking During the 1982 WarFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:December 10, 2013Publisher:Columbia University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0231535953

ISBN - 13:9780231535953

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Table of Contents

Preface to the 2014 Reissue
1. The P.L.O. and the Lebanese Before the 1982 War
2. The Fall of South Lebanon and the Siege of Beirut: A Military Overview
3. P.L.O. Decisions: The Military Inputs
4. June 1982: The Decision to Leave Beirut
5. July 1982: The Decision to Accept the Habib Plan
6. Wartime Decisions and Their Consequences
List of Abbreviations
Cast of Characters
Supplementary Bibliography

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