Living Memories — Testimonies of Palestinians’ Displacement in 1948

A must-read

This slim volume of testimonies from Palestinians who experienced the Nakba emphasises several factors which are vital to the preservation of Palestinian memory. It counters Zionist myths about Palestine being barren before Israel came along; a deep nostalgia for the homeland is sensed immediately. Palestine was thriving, abundant and beautiful; the reminiscences of Palestinians in this volume assert this fact, particularly with regard to the affinity of the indigenous people for their land.
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