Meron Benvenisti, a former deputy mayor of Jerusalem, is a columnist for the Israeli daily Ha'aretz. He is the author of many books, including Intimate Enemies, Sacred Landscape and, most recently, Son of the Cypresses.
Nation subscriptions (print or online) can now be easily accessed on your iPad, iPhone, or any Android tablet or phone via one simple subscription. A $10 per year fee applies (click below for details).
CURRENT SUBSCRIBERS LOG IN AND "ADD ALL-ACCESS NATION"