The Arab–Israel Military Balance: 1967 and 1973

  • Michael Brecher


This chapter presents substantial evidence on the military lineup in the June 1967 Six-Day War and the October 1973 Yom Kippur War. Specifically, through six tables, an estimation of the Arab and Israel military forces—land, sea, and air—on the eve of the two wars is provided.


Armed Force Suez Canal Military Intelligence Military Aspect Expeditionary Force 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Brecher
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  1. 1.McGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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