The Autobiography of Ariel Sharon

Book - 2001
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Israel's newest prime minister as of February 6, 2001, Ariel Sharon is a dynamic and controversial leader. A hero in Israel's wars, perhaps the most daring and successful commander in Israel's extraordinary military history, Sharon has always been a warrior, whether the enemies were hostile Arab nations, terrorists, Time magazine, or rival politicians. The public man is well known -- aggressive in battle, hard-line in politics -- but the private man has always been obscured by Sharon's dazzling career and powerful personality. In this compelling and dramatic auto-biography, the real Sharon appears for the first time: a complex man, a loving father, a figure of courage and compassion. He is a warrior who commands the respect and love of his troops, a visionary, and an uncompromising, ruthless pragmatist.
Sharon tells his story with frankness, power, intelligence, and a brilliant gift for detail. Always controversial, he is as outspoken as his friends -- and enemies -- would expect him to be.
Publisher: New York ; Toronto : Simon & Schuster, 2001.
Edition: 2nd Touchstone ed. --
ISBN: 9780743225663
Branch Call Number: 956/.9405/092/Sharo/2001 6173mb 1
Characteristics: 569 p. : ill., maps : 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Chanoff, David


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Apr 08, 2014

Wish everyone would read this. Their understanding of the Middle East would be greatly improved. Thanks Sharon.

Jul 11, 2009

The life of genral and pm of Israel Ariel Sharon

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