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    Exodus by Leon Uris

Exodus is an international publishing phenomenon--the towering novel of the twentieth century's most dramatic geopolitical event. Leon Uris magnificently portrays the birth of a new nation in the midst of enemies--the beginning of an earthshaking struggle for power.

Year: 1958
Genre: Historical

    The Source by James A. Michener

In his signature style of grand storytelling, James A. Michener transports us back thousands of years to the Holy Land. Through the discoveries of modern archaeologists excavating the site of Tell Makor, Michener vividly re-creates life in an ancient city and traces the profound history of the Jewish people--from the persecution of the early Hebrews, the rise of Christianity, and the Crusades to the founding of Israel and the modern conflict in the Middle East.

Year: 1965
Genre: Historical

    The Hunted by Elmore Leonard

Al Rosen was doing just fine, hiding out in Israel - until he decided to play Good Samaritan and rescue some elderly tourists from a hotel fire. Now his picture's been carried in the stateside press, and the guys he's been hiding from know exactly where he is. And they're coming to get him.

Year: 1977
Genre: Crime Fiction

    Mitla Pass by Leon Uris

A writer travels to Israel to research a novel, but he ends up drawn into the Suez Crisis.

Year: 1988
Genre: Military

    Protect and Defend by Vince Flynn

No longer willing to wait for the international community to stop its neighboring enemy, Israel brings down Iran's billion-dollar nuclear program in an ingeniously conceived operation. The attack leaves a radioactive tomb and environmental disaster in its wake, and has Iranian president Amatullah calling for blood--American blood.

Year: 2007
Genre: EspionagePolitical Thriller

    Dimiter by William Peter Blatty

Dimiter opens in the world's most oppressive and isolated totalitarian state: Albania in the 1970s. A prisoner suspected of being an enemy agent is held by state security. An unsettling presence, though subjected to unimaginable torture he maintains an eerie silence. He escapes---and on the way to freedom, completes a mysterious mission. The prisoner is Dimiter, the American agent from Hell.

Year: 2010
Genre: Horror

    The Lion's Gate by Steven Pressfield

From the bestselling author of Gates of Fire and Killing Rommel, the thrilling true story of one of the most unlikely and astonishing military victories in history.

Year: 2014
Genre: Military




Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1958Exodus by Leon Uris Historical, Israel
1965The Source by James A. Michener Historical, Israel, Middle East
1977The Hunted by Elmore Leonard Crime Fiction, Israel
1988Mitla Pass by Leon Uris Military, Egypt, Israel
2007Protect and Defend by Vince Flynn Political Thriller, Espionage, Mitch Rapp, Iran, Israel
2010Dimiter by William Peter Blatty Horror, Europe, Israel
2014The Lion's Gate by Steven Pressfield Military, Israel, Middle East, Non-Fiction
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