El sue o del olivar Set amidst the political turmoil of the twentieth century The Olive Grove is a deeply moving account of a Palestinian family s transition from wealth and comfort to statelessness and poverty Deborah

  • Title: El sueño del olivar
  • Author: Deborah Rohan
  • ISBN: 9786071107992
  • Page: 482
  • Format: Paperback
  • Set amidst the political turmoil of the twentieth century, The Olive Grove is a deeply moving account of a Palestinian family s transition from wealth and comfort to statelessness and poverty Deborah Rohan documents the Moghrabi family s fight for survival as they struggle against Ottoman and British occupation and the formation of the state of Israel.

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    1. This was very informative novel as it tells the history of Palestine from the times of Othman Empire until it sadly becomes Israel It shows all the players who caused this catastrophe starting from the Turks whose unfair rule of Palestine makes the Palestinians welcome the British after world war 1 based on their promise to make Palestine a free state, then the British who broke their promise and open Palestine to Zionists immigration who finally took over the country by the help of USA and Sovi [...]

    2. Deborah Rohan undertook this unenviable task of writing a fictional autobiographical account about a Palestinian family The story follows the Moghrabi family s transition from comfort, prosperity and luxury, to statelessness, uncertainty and hardship amidst a time of political unrest due to two world wars It then depicts their fight for freedom under Turkish and then British rule, which was consquently followed by the illegal Zionist occupation.The novel is based around the lives of Hamzi Moghra [...]

    3. When I told a local high school teacher that I was about to launch an expedition on the Israeli Palestinian conflict with my middle school students, she immediately said, If you re going to teach anything about the I P conflict, you have to read Moghrabi s Olives first So I promptly headed to the bookstore and purchased a copy This narrative offers a Palestinian perspective about one family s experience living in historical Palestine from the last years of the Ottoman Empire and its defeat in Wo [...]

    4. It s an awesome read, especially if you like historical non fiction books It gets emotional towards the end, due to the attacks from the Zionists and the unforeseen hardship the family faces during the final days of the British Mandate Dramatic Irony plays a very big part as well the whole time they re talking about returning back to their home in Akka Acre , the reader knows from history its very unlikely.

    5. Family biography in fictional form.Palestine 1900 1948.History of Palestine as told through the eyes of the Arabic Moghrabi family in Galilee Still so very relevant to today s troubles This book will stay with me.

    6. mytwostotinki p 700The sturdy and resilient olive tree is the perfect tree for the dry mediterranean climate of a big part of Southern Europe and the Middle East When you plant an olive tree or a whole olive grove, it will take fifteen to twenty years until the saplings will bear for the first time fruits that are ready to be harvested Whoever plants an olive grove makes a statement this is my home and I intend to stay and hand it over one day to the next generation.Deborah Rohan s book The Oliv [...]

    7. 3 and a half.It is a really good book, but towards the end I felt it dragged a little bit.Nevertheless, I was pretty much ignorant about Palestine s history, so it was nice to learn about the country and how the Palestinians lost their land in the hands of the Jews.Recommended, it was easy to read and very interesting.I am not in the mood to write a review now, so I ll probably do it in the future Maybe.

    8. Es una novela que cuenta el conflicto de Palestina desde el dominio Otomano, Ingl s y luego la invasi n jud a y como se apropiaron a la fuerza del territorio, a trav s de la vida de una familia adinerada que termin siendo muy pobre a causa de las guerras y el abuso Probablemente sea la traducci n pero me pareci un tanto literal del ingl s, est bien escrito, tiene frases conmovedoras aunque el tono de la escritora es m s period stico que de novela.

    9. Termin de leerlo en una semana Es un excelente libro, te lleva de la mano a trav s de la historia palestina y al menos en mi caso me hizo entender muchas cosas en las que yo me declaraba ignorante Si te interesa saber de donde proviene el famoso conflicto entre palestinos e israel es este es un libro que debes de leer para que despu s puedas profundizar m s en el tema.

    10. Excelente libro para entender de una manera cercana los or genes y consecuencias del conflicto rabe israel La historia habla desde el punto de vista palestino pero es muy exacto en sus alusiones hist ricas Un drama familiar que retrata claramente las inclemencias de la guerra Muy recomendado

    11. A very good way to understand the Palestinian Israeli conflict Very sad to see how the corruption of very representative countries of the world puts the world in a state of a war that will last forever.

    12. This was a riveting read, especially towards the end when I couldn t put it down A fictional biographical account of the history Palestine as told by a member of the Mograbhi family a sweet love story Provided me with the other side of the story I learned a lot.

    13. This book changed my life and helped me find my passion Highly recommend read this version rather than the newer one There are quotes missing from the beginning of each chapter that add such history to the story.

    14. Another book that I am re reading for my reading for peace book club This book was an eye opener in terms of presenting a Palestinian narrative of the history of the region from the Turkish empire to present day I ve met the author who lives right here in Denver.

    15. Apasionante libro de la vida real que ayuda entender el conflicto palestino jud o desde la perspectiva de una familia adinerada que sufre todas las situaciones de pobreza y sufrimiento las cuales logra sobrellevar con amor y perseverancia Inspirador

    16. I learned so much from this book regarding the Israeli conflicts gained a better understanding of the situation thru this lovely story

    17. Wonderful book that offers a compelling viewpoint that we don t often hear This book really made me think It showed both the best of humanity and the worst.

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