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A Tour and Census of Palestine Year 1695: No sign of Arabian names or “Palestinians”

by Avi Goldreich, used by courtesy of Translated from the Hebrew by Nurit Greenger. Original Hebrew version can be read here.   The time machine is a sensation that nests in me when I am visiting Mr. Hobber old books store in Budapest, Hungary. Hobber learned to know my quirks and after the initial … Continue reading


Mufti Al-Husseini’s evidence before the Royal Commission in 1937: “Palestine was willingly sold by Lebanese land owners”

The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al-Husseini, a remnant of the Ottoman empire permitted to remain in Palestine as a religious adviser, was the founding father of the jihad plot to overtake Palestine which lead to a war that continues to this day. When the hearing took place in 1937 the mandate had already … Continue reading