Medinat Israel—State of Israel
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


CONSTITUTION AND GOVERNMENT. Israel is an independent so­vereign republic, established by proclamation on 14 May 1948. For the history of the British Mandate, see The Statesman’s Year-Book, 1920-49, under Palestine.


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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1955

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Rofal Historical SocietyUK

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