"Thought is a strenuous art - few practice it, and then only at rare times": Biography of the First President of Israel; Inscribed by David Ben Gurion
The Armed Prophet: A Biography of Ben Gurion.
Ben-Gurion, David) Michael Bar-Zohar.
Item Number: 3745
London: Arthur Baker Limited, 1967.
First edition. Octavo, original black cloth. Inscribed by David Ben Gurion on the half-title page, “To Frank Court in friendship D. Ben-Gurion Scleh-Baker 31.3.68.” In near fine condition.
David Ben-Gurion's life has been so completely identified with Jewish history that "Israel: A Personal History" amounts to an autobiography. With this book, Ben-Gurion joins the small company of great historical figures who have left for posterity a personal record of the events in which they were prime movers.