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By Fritz Liebreich

This e-book presents a massive shift within the research of Britain's coverage in the direction of the unlawful postwar Jewish immigration into Palestine. It charts the improvement of Britain's reaction to Zionist immigration, from the preliminary sympathy, as embodied within the Balfour announcement, via makes an attempt at blockade, refoulement and eventually disengagement.
The booklet exposes transformations in coverage pursued through the nice departments of nation just like the overseas, Colonial and warfare places of work and their criminal advisors, and people carried out through the Admiralty. The booklet argues that the eventual failure of Britain's immigration coverage was once inevitable in view of the hostility proven through many ecu international locations, and the United States, in the direction of Britain's ambition to continue her place within the heart East.

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