Three years in the making, “Reclaiming Israel’s History” cannot be described as a one-sided look at history

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New book disarms Israel’s revisionist detractors
by Paul Miller
June 2, 2017

No past is more under siege than the history of the Jewish people and their connection to the land of Israel. While countless books have been written on Judaism’s connection to the Holy Land, author David Brog’s recent release, “Reclaiming Israel’s History: Roots, Rights, and the Struggle for Peace,” may be the most important book on the subject written in a post-9/11 world…Documenting the Jewish people’s historical connection to the land of Israel, Brog takes the reader through the Bar Kokhba revolt, Byzantine rule, Persian conquest, Muslim persecution and so on. The point is that Jews have been the majority population in Israel for the greater part of the past 2,000 years, and even during the limited time when Jews were a minority in the Holy Land, they always had a significant presenceREAD MORE

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