California State University, Northridge WordmarkOviatt Library WordmarkOviatt Library Catalog Wordmark
Author Quigley, John B.
Title The Six-Day War and Israeli self-defense : questioning the legal basis for preventive war / John Quigley.
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Book Cover

 Floor3  KZ6795.A72 Q54 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xvi, 266 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-256) and index.
Contents Who was to blame and why it matters -- The Syrian connection -- Egypt flexes its muscle -- Historical opportunity for Israel -- Britain has a plan -- Southern passage: Aqaba as cause for war -- "The Americans will not sit shiva" -- How to attack: "we have to be the victims" -- Turkey shoot -- Cover-up in the Security Council -- Security Council "in the dark" -- Cover-up in the General Assembly -- How to read the silence on aggression -- The experts fall in line -- No threat? No matter -- War by mistake -- Defending in advance -- A new doctrine of preventive war -- Permanent takeover? -- Blocking the path to peace.
Subject Israel-Arab War, 1967 -- Law and legislation.
Self-defense (International law)
ISBN 9781107032064 (hbk.)
1107032067 (hbk.)
9781107610026 (pbk.)
1107610028 (pbk.)
OCLC number 798110753