First Edition of David's Sling: The Arming of Israel; Inscribed by Shimon Peres
David’s Sling: The Arming of Israel.
Item Number: 54056
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1970.
First edition of the story of the creation of Israel’s armed strength. Octavo, original cloth. Warmly inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper in the year of publication, “To Rachel and Solomon Rapepord in deep friendship Shimon Peres 15.12.70.” Fine in a very good dust jacket with some closed tears. Jacket design by Derrick Holmes. Rare and desirable signed.
David's Sling is the story of the creation and development of Israel's armed strength by Shimon Peres, who did more that anyone in the country to put weapons in the hands of Israel's soldiers.