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Israel From the Palestine Mandate to the Present: A Research Guide: Web Sites

Politics and government

The Knesset

In addition to providing detailed election statistics going back to 1951, this site provides information on Knesset members, and political parties (factions).

General / History


Facts About Israel (Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

Supplies brief articles on various aspects of contemporary Israel: education, culture, economy, government.


The Middle East, 1916-2001: A Documentary Record (Avalon Project, Yale Law School)

Contains documents ranging from the Sykes-Picot Agreement of 1916 to a Colin Powell briefing in 2001.

Online Texts and Documents Related to Jewish History (Jewish History Center, Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

A collection of texts and links of interest. Click on "Zionism" or "Maps."

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research

The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research's Center for Jewish History in New York contains important archives of organizations and persons involved in the establishment of Israel.

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