Teddy Kollek : The Man, His Times & His Jerusalem Paperback / softback
Teddy Kollek, Mayor of Jerusalem 1965 1993, symbolises the history of the nation of Israel in the twentieth century, in which he played a central role.
This book tells the story of this larger than life world-renowned figure, based primarily on personal interviews with the people who knew him, from their work in politics, literature, the arts, philosophy and music.
Among the interviewed are George Schultz, Helmut Schmidt, Prof.
Isaiah Berlin, Prof. Bernard Lewis, Isaac Stern, Leonard Bernstein, Shimon Peres and members of the Rothschild family.
Supplemental research for the book was done in various archives around the world, including the Haganah archive and the Jerusalem archive.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Gefen Publishing House
- Publication Date: 25/08/2008
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9789652294173