The 50 Years War: Israel and the Arabs
The 50 Years War: Israel and the Arabs (2000)

PBS home video documents the bitter 50-year war between the Israelis and Arabs. This program begins with the 1947 decision of the U.N. to partition Palestine. In 1948 and 1967, Arab armies were defeated as Israel struggled for statehood.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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DVD Release Date: March 9, 1999
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Walter Goodman
New York Times

The sharply edited newsreels, especially the war scenes recorded in Sunday night's opener, which covers 1948 to 1982, have their usual force.

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