Avi Shlaim

Avi Shlaim, a professor of international relations at Oxford University and a fellow of the British Academy, is the author of The Iron Wall: Israel and the Arab World and Lion of Jordan: King Hussein’s Life in War and Peace.

A Somber Anniversary A Somber Anniversary

Sixty years after the founding of the State of Israel, the long conflict with the Palestinians, and with the Arab world at large, casts a pall over Israeli life.

May 8, 2008 / Feature / Avi Shlaim

The Lost Steps The Lost Steps

American policy-makers may be divided into two schools of thought on the Arab-Israeli conflict: the evenhanded and the Israel-first.

Aug 12, 2004 / Books & the Arts / Avi Shlaim