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The political legacy of Golda Meir

Abba Solomon Eban

The political legacy of Golda Meir

twenty-fifth annual Moris Fromkin Memorial Lecture

by Abba Solomon Eban

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Published by Golda Meir Library, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in Milwaukee .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Israel
    • Subjects:
    • Meir, Golda, 1898-1978.,
    • Israel -- Foreign relations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAbba Eban.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS126.6.M42 E33 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination20 p. :
      Number of Pages20
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL902988M
      ISBN 101879281155
      LC Control Number95195909
      OCLC/WorldCa34517784

        One book in particular has garnered critical acclaim: Francine Klagsbrun’s seminal new biography, Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel. This page volume is distinguished by the inclusion of materials from recently declassified American, British and Israeli documents as well as by interviews with Meir’s close associates and both. Listener-supported WNYC is the home for independent journalism and courageous conversation on air and online. Broadcasting live from New York City on FM and AM and available online and on.

        The definitive biography of the iron-willed leader, chain-smoking political operative, and tea-and-cake-serving grandmother who became the fourth prime minister of Israel Golda Meir was a world figure unlike any other. Born in tsarist Russia in , she immigrated to America in and grew up in Milwaukee, where from her earliest years she displayed the political consciousness and. What can readers expect from Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel, a revealing new biography of Israel’s fourth prime minister? The publisher calls it “the definitive biography on Golda Meir a beautiful portrait of the iron-willed leader, chain-smoking political operative and tea-and-cake serving grandmother who became the fourth prime minister of Israel and one of the most Author: Sybil Kaplan.

        When she was appointed Israel’s second Foreign Minister in , Golda Meir announced that a cornerstone of her foreign policy was to reach out .   In Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel, Francine Klagsbrun tells the story of Golda Meir’s remarkable life—from her childhood in Milwaukee to her time on a kibbutz to her ascent to Israel’s highest office. Klagsbrun shows how Meir’s plainspoken appeals and shrewd political instincts allowed her to build relationships throughout.


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The book arrives at a propitious time in history. It has been seventy years since Israel became an independent state. Hostility with the Arab world is Cited by: 2. When you look beyond the inspirational leadership of David Ben-Gurion and the affectionate avuncular personality of Ariel Sharon, it has to be Golda Meir, undoubtedly.

No other woman in the history of Israel has been as profoundly respected and loved as Golda Meir, a world of a distance away from the standpoint of disregard and disconsolation.

For five decades Golda Meir was at the center of the political arena in Israel and left her mark on the development of the Yishuv and the state.

She was a unique woman, great leader, with a magnetic personality, a highly complex individual. For five decades Golda Meir was at the center of the political arena in Israel and left her mark on the development of the Yishuv and the state.

She was a unique woman, great leader, with a magnetic personality, a highly complex individual. She held some of the most important positions that her party and the State could by: 1. LIONESS Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel By Francine Klagsbrun Illustrated.

Schocken. $ In late SeptemberIsrael’s Labor. Golda Meir is long gone, and so is Moshe Dayan. Generals no longer park their Plymouth Valiants on the sidewalk outside Eli Ronen's grill at Kikar Malkhei Yisrael in Tel Aviv.

They no longer eat "on the house," as befits their exalted station, and cigar smoke no longer obscures their photographs on. Review: Golda Meir: The Iron Lady by Elinor Burkett As prime minister of Israel, Golda Meir's greatest talent was for saying no.

By Avi Shlaim. My Life is the autobiography of the first female Prime Minister of Israel, Golda book was first published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson with the title A Land of our own and later by G.

Putnam's Sons in The first German translation was published by the Scherz Verlag in Bern. Reception. The book became a New York Times best-seller. The title has the double-entendre of a life Author: Golda Meir.

Golda Meir (māēr´), –, Israeli political leader,Russia, originally named Golda Mabovitch. Her family emigrated to the United States insettling in Milwaukee. She became a school teacher and early involved herself in the Zionist labor movement.

Golda Meir, Israeli politician and stateswoman who helped found () the State of Israel and later served as its fourth prime minister (–74). She was the first woman to hold the post. Meir previously served as foreign minister (–66). Learn more about Meir’s life and career. Though she remained an important political figure, Golda Meir retired for good and published her autobiography, My Life, in On December 8,Meir died in Jerusalem at the age of Born: A Woman Called Golda.

New York: Leisure Books, (A version, in novel form, The Political Legacy of Golda Meir. Milwaukee: Golda Meir Library, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, (Morris Fromkin Memorial Lecture.) Fallaci, Oriana.

Translated from Italian by John Shepley. Interview chapter “Golda Meir” in Interview with History. Premiership. Meir (center) with Pat and President Richard Nixon in Washington, DC in US President Richard Nixon and Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir meeting on March 1, in the Oval Office.

Nixon's National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger is to the right of ed by: Yigal Allon (Acting). Golda Meir was the first female prime minister of Israel, and only the third woman anywhere in the world to hold that office.

Golda Meir was a political. The mixed legacy of Golda Meir, Israel's first female PM. Meir's tenure was marked by racist comments about Palestinians and contentious events on her watch.

The Real Golda Meir, portrayed in this book, warts and all, was an inspiration to Jews around the world as she made the case for Israel and Zionism in her many roles within her political party and as a government minister and Premier of her young nation/5.

Golda Meir was a world figure unlike any other. Born in tsarist Russia inshe immigrated to America in and grew up in Milwaukee, where from her earliest years she displayed the political consciousness and organizational skills that would eventually catapult her into the inner circles of Israel's founding generation.

My Life by Golda Meir is a compelling autobiography, which tells of the life of this amazing woman, from her early poverty-stricken childhood in Kiev, to her tenure as Prime Minister of Israel, from to It is also the story of Zionism, and the State of Israel-it's struggle to be born, amidst Arab and British hostility, and its struggle to survive against the venomous hatred of the 5/5(5).Golda Meir was born the daughter of Moshe and Bluma Mabovitch in Kiev, Ukraine, on May 3, She moved with her family to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in The Mabovitch family had fled their home in part to escape pogroms (mob attacks) that had been carried out against Jews in Russia at the time.

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