Zionists Proclaim New State of Israel; Truman Recognizes it and Hopes for Peace


  • Aug 13 2010 11:56 AM

    Bob Benoit


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This historical article, from the New York Times Learning Network, describes how British rule in Palestine came to an end, and the independent state of Israel was proclaimed at 12:01 the following day. This resource is part of the Historical Newspaper Articles collection from the EDSITEment-reviewed Web site Digital History.

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    Grade: 9 to 12

    Topics: World History, History-Social Science, United States History


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