The Dimensions of the Palestine Problem, 1967
Author: 
Publisher: 
Institute for Palestine Studies
Publication Year: 
1967
Language: 
English
Number of Pages: 
15
Abstract

An abridged study of the war of June 1967. The author develops the injustices to which the Palestinians have been exposed to, starting with the Balfour declaration of November 2, 1917. For Cattan, these are the dimensions of the problem. The injustices done to the Palestinian Arabs uprooted from their homes and the land of their ancestors by a Zionist conspiracy.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Henry Cattan (1906-1992) joined the Palestinian Bar Association in 1932 and lectured at the Jerusalem Law School until 1942. He gave evidence before the Anglo-American Committee of Inquiry on the Palestine Question in 1946, and presented the Palestine Arab case at the second special session of the UNGA at Lake Success on behalf of the Arab Higher Committee. He was appointed by the Arab League for discussions with Count Bernadotte, the UN mediator on Palestine. He was forced into exile, and has published several books.

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