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THE STORY OF THEODOR HERZL A Biography for Young People , Famous Jews Series

By: ARTHUR SAUL SUPER

Price: £5.00

Publisher: LONDON, VALLENTINE MITCHELL: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 123995

Condition: Very Good


Blue Rexine Book Cloth Boards with gilt titles to spine, 190 x 130 mm approx. 160 pp Line Drawing Portrait frontis. Undated copyright 1960. Born in Hungary in 1860 Herzl as a newspaper correspondent attended the trial of Captain Alfred Dreyfus in 1894 and shocked by the injustice and general persecution of Jews in Europe was moved to write a book urging the formation of a Jewish State. He organised the first Zionist Congress in 1897 and although he died in 1904 is generally credited with the subsequent movement for the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948. A book in the publisher's ... View more info