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By Samuel M. Katz

The Six-Day battle vastly altered the political and armed forces complexion of the center East: 3 Arab armies lay in smash, whereas Israel accomplished nearby superpower prestige. The Arab reaction to defeat was once a thirst for revenge, and the method of regrouping to release the 1973 battle was once the closest the Arab international may come to actual team spirit. This booklet examines the post-1973 improvement of the armies of Egypt, Jordan and Syria, in addition to the Palestinian guerrilla and terrorist teams. sponsored by means of images and color illustrations, this booklet additionally information the particular army and political roles of the armies' elite units.

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