Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Sheʼelot ha-Haganah be-Eretz Yisrael: Hoveret 1 (Questions of Defense, in the Land of Israel, Booklet 1)

[1929]: Yehezkel Stimetzki/ Dafus Azriel, Jerusalem. First Hebrew edition. Softcover. Quarto. 16pp. Printed tan wrappers with black lettering on the front cover. A 16-page folded pamphlet discussing the need to establish a strong Jewish defense organization in the Land of Israel, by pioneering Revisionist Zionist leader Vladimir "Ze'ev" Jabotinsky. Published in the wake of the infamous 1929 Palestine Riots, the manifesto advocated for a strong organized Jewish defense force ("The Haganah", as we now know it) for protection against Arab assaults. This work was originally published in German in 1925, in, to coincide with the Fourteenth Zionist Congress held in Vienna. The Hebrew translation, was published in 1929, "to aid those injured during the riots", as stated on the front cover, and advocate for Jewish national defense. A scarce and historically important work in the history of the Revisionist Zionist movement.

Text in Hebrew.

Wrappers with some minor foxing and water stains. Age toning to pages. Some text pages with smudges, and some light water stains along the creases. In good+, to very good- condition overall. Protected by modern mylar. g+ to vg-. Item #47217

Hebrew title: שאלות ההגנה בארץ ישראל, חוברת א׳
יחזקאל סטימציקי.

Price: $450.00

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