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The Yom Kippur War, 1973

by Simon Dunstan

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Israel-Arab War, 1973

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSimon Dunstan
    SeriesPraeger illustrated military history series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS128.1 .D86 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17186139M
    ISBN 10027598897X, 0275988996, 0275988988
    LC Control Number2005048718

    Israel's victory in the 'Six Day War' sowed the seeds of the Yom Kippur War. At hrs on 6 October the Egyptian army launched an assault crossing of the Suez Canal. The carefully co-ordinated attack achieved complete tactical surprise. The sand embankments of the Israeli Bar-Lev.   The October War or "Yom Kippur" War of was precipitated by the Arab states of the Middle East, primarily Egypt and Syria, in an attempt to force Israel to the negotiating table. Protected by the territories she had conquered in the "Six Day War", Israel had little incentive to negotiate/5(42).

    The Yom Kippur War: A Case of Deception and Misperception Before the Yom Kippur War, the United States failed to anticipate that Egypt and Syria would attack Israel. Looking through the prism of Roberta Wohlstetter’s and Robert Jervis’s insights, the attack on Yom Kippur was a surprise because both American and Israeli. Abraham Rabinovich's The Yom Kippur War: The Epic Encounter That Transformed the Middle East is a fast-moving and authoritative account of the war Egypt and Syria launched against Israel in.

      The Yom Kippur War is easily the best and most complete general history of the conflict.- --Parameters -Truly striking. Rabinovich's book is brilliant, sweeping and insightful.- --Naval History-As no one before, Abraham Rebinovich recounts the whole story of the Yom Kipur War, that most elusive round of the Arab-Israeli conflict/5().   Israel's victory in the 'Six Day War' sowed the seeds of the Yom Kippur War. At hrs on 6 October the Egyptian army launched an assault crossing of the Suez Canal. The carefully co-ordinated attack achieved complete tactical surprise/5(42).


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The Yom Kippur War, 1973 by Simon Dunstan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Abraham Rabinovich’s “The Yom Kippur War” is a solid, essentially journalistic account of the war. It gives a detailed account of the pre-war failures of the Israeli general staff to respond to intelligence regarding Arab plans for invasion, and provides an easily-readable review of the war by:   Better known as "The yom kippur war", this page book leaves no stone unturned.

On October 6thduring the holiest of Jewish holiday's, Egypt and Syria launched a two front surprise attack on the nation of Israel/5(13). At hrs on 6 OctoberIsraeli spotters in the observation post atop Mount Hermon saw Syrian gunners below them removing the camouflage nets from their guns.

Ten minutes later shells began to rain down on Israeli positions all along the Golan Heights – The Yom Kippur War had begun.5/5(2). Osprey's The Yom Kippur War: The Sinai is the first in a two-volume study of the Arab-Israeli War and a departure from the Campaign series normal aversion to modern topics (in the last 13 years and volumes, the series has had only one other title on a post campaign)/5(9).

The Yom Kippur War: The Arab-Israeli War of On October 6,simultaneous attacks on two fronts caught Israel by surprise, on the holiest day of the Jewish year. With Israeli forcxes caught unprepared, the Egyptian crossing of the Suez Canal, and the Syrian attack on the Golan Heights were both initially successful/5(19).

The Middle East was the test lab of NATO and Warsaw Pact weapons during the Cold War. I just finished the book "The Yom Kippur War" by Abraham Rabinovich, about the war that Israel almost lost, then won, defeating Egypt and Syria, along /5. This fall marks the 40th anniversary of the Yom Kippur War.

At 2pm on October 6, Egypt and Syria simultaneously attacked the nation of Israel on their most holiest of days. There are many books on this subject but this particular work highlights the involvement of the USA through diplomacy by Kissinger and especially the work of the USAF/5.

This is the authoritative account of the Israeli army’s performance in the bitter Yom Kippur War of The origins of the war amid the turbulent history of competing powers in the Middle East are fully explored, as is the build-up of Arab forces that almost inexplicably caught Israel by surprise/5(23).

Yom Kippur War: Syrians at the Border: Strategies-Tactics-Battles, Israel's Northern Command (Military History) Saturday,the Day of Atonement – the most holy day of the year for the Jewish people – became the Harbinger of Doom for the Congregations of Israel/5. Yom Kippur War: October When the fourth Arab-Israeli war began on October 6,many of Israel’s soldiers were away from their posts observing Yom Kippur (or.

Israel's victory in the 'Six Day War' sowed the seeds of the Yom Kippur War. At hrs on 6 October the Egyptian army launched an assault crossing of the Suez Canal.

The carefully co-ordinated attack achieved complete tactical surprise. The sand embankments of Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing. At hrs on 6 OctoberIsraeli spotters in the observation post atop Mount Hermon saw Syrian gunners below them removing the camouflage nets from their guns. Ten minutes later shells began to rain down on Israeli positions all along the Golan Heights – The Yom Kippur War had begun.

The shock Syrian attack caught the Israelis by surprise and by the afternoon of 7 October a Syrian. The Yom Kippur War is easily the best and most complete general history of the conflict.” —Parameters “Truly striking.

Rabinovich’s book is brilliant, sweeping and insightful.” —Naval History “As no one before, Abraham Rabinovich recounts the whole story of the Yom Kippur War, that most elusive round of the Arab-Israeli.

Osprey's second title in the study of the Yom Kippur War (). Israel's victory in the 'Six Day War' sowed the seeds of the Yom Kippur War. At hrs on 6 October the Egyptian army launched an assault crossing of the Suez Canal.

The carefully /5. The Yom Kippur War was fought between Israel and Arab countries led by Egypt and Syria in Octoberinspired by Arab desires to win back territories taken by Israel during the Six-Day War. The war began with attacks meant to be a total surprise to Israel, on the holiest day of the Jewish year.

Yom Kippur (/ ˌ j ɒ m k ɪ ˈ p ʊər, ˌ j ɔː m ˈ k ɪ p ər, ˌ j oʊ m-/; Hebrew: יוֹם כִּיפּוּר, IPA: [ˈjom kiˈpuʁ], or יום הכיפורים), also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism.

Its central themes are atonement and repentance. Jews traditionally observe this holy day with an approximate hour period of fasting and Date: 10th day of Tishrei. Abraham Rabinovich's "The Yom Kippur War" is the counterpart to Michael B. Oren's "Six Days of War" as the definitive books covering those two Middle East conflicts.

Anybody wanting to cover the period between and the two conflicts which bookmark that timeline will not need any other sources than the works by Rabinovich and by: Yom Kippur War, also called the October War, the Ramadan War, or the Fourth Arab-Israeli War, damaging inconclusive war and the fourth of the Arab-Israeli wars.

The war was initiated by Egypt and Syria on October 6,on the Jewish holy day of Yom Kippur and during Ramadan, the month of fasting in Islam, and it continued until October Books Go Search Today's Deals Vouchers AmazonBasics Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Gift Cards Customer Service Free Delivery Shopper Toolkit Sell.

Books Advanced Search. In this galvanizing account of the most dramatic of the Arab-Israeli hostilities, Abraham Rabinovich, who reported the conflict for the Jerusalem Post, transports us into the midst of the Yom Kippur vich’s masterly narrative begins as Israel convinces itself there will be no war, while Egypt and Syria plot the two-front conflict/5(3).

At hrs on 6 OctoberIsraeli spotters in the observation post atop Mount Hermon saw Syrian gunners below them removing the camouflage nets from their guns. Ten minutes later shells began to rain down on Israeli positions all along the Golan Heights - The Yom Kippur War had begun.

The shock Syrian attack caught the Israelis by surprise and by the afternoon of 7 October a Syrian brigade.The Yom Kippur War began on October 6,when a coalition of Arab forces launched a surprise strike on Israel on Yom Kippur – the holiest day of the Jewish faith.

Winds of war. On August 7.Operation Nickel Grass was a strategic airlift operation conducted by the United States to deliver weapons and supplies to Israel during the Yom Kippur War. In a series of events that took place over 32 days, the U.S. Air Force's Military Airlift Command ship tons of .