Author:VA'AD HAKEHILA

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1947 SIGNIFICANT, ORIGINAL HEBREW MANUSCRIPT DIARY HAND WRITTEN BY A LOCAL COMMUNITY COUNCIL MEMBER DETAILING THE INCREASINGLY DIFFICULT AND VIOLENT MONTHS AND WEEKS IN JERUSALEM BEFORE THE NATION OF ISRAEL WAS REBORN

By: VA'AD HAKEHILA

Price: $22,855.99

Publisher: Jerusalem, Israel [British Mandated Palestine], 1947

Seller ID: 0008116

Condition: Good


On offer is a unique historically significant journal handwritten during the final days of British Mandated Palestine, most entries made immediately prior to the Declaration of Independence. This is a one-year page a day journal for the Jewish year of 5708 (September 1947 to October 1948), has about 50 entries, with most entries made between September 1947 and December 1947, and few brief records scattered over the next few months - the last one is dated June 7. It measures 7' by 5', the hardcover is slightly soiled, but otherwise the journal is in very good condition. The text is in Hebrew, t... View more info