Shapiro traces the roots of the Herut Party leadership to the Betar youth movement in 1930's Poland, and its adaptation of the right wing politics of eastern Europe to Palestine. His main focus is on the Herut movement from its founding in 1948 until it achieved power in 1977. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORUnit. In 1931, Zea#39;ev Jabotinsky was elected head of Betar at its founding convention in Danzig. Jabotinsky determined the ... movements that prepared their members for a life as halutzim (pioneers) a manual laborers a in Palestine kibbutzim.
|Title||:||The Road to Power|
|Publisher||:||SUNY Press - 1991-07-03|