The Palestinian People: A History

This book presents an account of the history of the Palestinian people from their modern origins to the Oslo peace process and beyond.

Baruch Kimmerling and Joel S. Migdal, The Palestinian People: A History, Harvard University Press, 2003.

This book presents an account of the history of the Palestinian people from their modern origins to the Oslo peace process and beyond. The authors argue that the Palestinians' relationship with the Jewish people and the State of Israel has been fundamental in shaping their identity, and today Palestinians find themselves again at a critical juncture.

The book unravels what went right - and what went wrong - in the Oslo peace process, and what lessons we can draw about the forces that help to shape a people

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