Across Sinai. Introduction by Yohanan Aharoni
Across Sinai. Introduction by Yohanan Aharoni
Across Sinai. Introduction by Yohanan Aharoni

BAR-AM, Micha, and Azaria ALON. Across Sinai. Introduction by Yohanan Aharoni.

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BAR-AM, Micha, and Azaria ALON. Across Sinai. Introduction by Yohanan Aharoni. Hakibutz Hameuchad Publishing House and "Lamerhav", 1957.

Square small 4to. Original cloth-backed illustrated boards; pp. xv, 77, [3], text in Hebrew and English, illustrated throughout in photogravure; light marking to binding, and a little toning to endpapers; provenance: from the collection of the South African Notary Public, Nathan Morris Abramowitz with his stamp and typed label inside covers, gift inscription, dated 1963, on front fly-leaf 'If not the country, so have its pictures and remember your time here' on front fly-leaf.
First edition. Azaria Alon was the father of the Israeli environmental movement; Micha Bar-Am a photojournalist and celebrated Magnum photographer. This is his first photobook. Historical background of this very rare publication is the Suez Crisis which saw Sinai occupied by Israeli forces from November 1956 to March 1957.
COPAC locates two copies, in the Tate and at Manchester University; OCLC adds two more copies at Antioch College and Strasbourg University.

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