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Lot #    26193
Auction End Date    3/23/2010 10:34:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Ve-Adat ha-Hakirah
Title (Hebrew)    ועדת החקירה
Author    [Zionism]
City    Tel Aviv
Publisher    Ephraim Satrod and Sons
Publication Date    1929
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. [8 photo charts], 100; 68; 92; 109; 96; 120; 176 pp., octavo, 240:105 mm., wide margins, usual light age staining. A very good copy bound in the original boards with title paste-down, rubbed, lacking spine.
          
Detailed
Description
   Complete set (seven issues) of Ve-Adat ha-Hakirah, a record (transcript) of the investigations of the English Parliamentarians (Shaw commission) in Erez Israel (Palestine) from October 24, 1929 to December 29, 1929. The Shaw Commission was established after the Arab riots in August 1929, which broke out in connection with the question of Jewish rights at the Western Wall. One hundred thirty three 133 Jews had been killed and 339 wounded, mainly in Jerusalem and Hebron. The commission's terms of reference were “to enquire into the immediate causes which led to the recent outbreak in Palestine and to make recommendations as to the steps necessary to avoid a recurrence.” The Commissions findings led to the infamous Passfield White Paper which restricted Jewish immigration. The title pages of each part have photographs of participants and Jewish representatives in the activities of the Commission.
          
Paragraph 2    דין וחשבון מלא מעבודת ועדת החקירה הפרלמנטרית בירושלים, החל מיום 24 באוקטובר 1929. (ע"פ הסטינוגרמה בעתונים "דבר", "דאר היום", "הארץ" ו"פלשתין ביולטין" בצרוף תעודות, תיאורים ורשמים) ... חלק א- ז.
          
Reference
Description
   EJ; CD-EPI 0123006
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
Other:    Zionism
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica