Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


Recognition of Israel bibliography

Frank J. Adler. "From Dream to Reality: Truman, Jacobson, and Israel." In: Roots in a Moving Stream: The Centennial History of Congregation B'Nai Jehudah of Kansas City, 1870-1970. Kansas City, Missouri, The Temple, Congregation B'Nai Jehudah, 1972.

Michael T. Benson. Harry S. Truman and the Founding of Israel. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, 1997.

Ian Bickerton. "President Truman's Recognition of Israel." American Jewish Historical Quarterly 58 (1968). 173-240.

Clark M. Clifford. "Recognizing Israel: The 1948 Story." American Heritage 28 (1977): 4-11

Zvi Ganin. Truman, American Jewry, and Israel, 1945-1948. New York: Holmes & Meier, 1979.

Edward Jacobson. "Two Presidents and a Haberdasher--1948." American Jewish Archives 20 (1968): 3-15.

Bernard Postal and Henry W. Levy. And the Hills Shouted for Joy: The Day Israel was Born. New York: McKay, 1973.

John Snetsinger. Truman, the Jewish Vote, and the Creation of Israel. Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 1974.

Evan W. Wilson. Decision on Palestine: How the U.S. Came to Recognize Israel. Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 1979.