TITLE

AN AMERICAN IN PALESTINE: ELWOOD MEAD AND ZIONIST WATER RESOURCE PLANNING, 1923-1936

AUTHOR(S)
Rook, Robert E.
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Arab Studies Quarterly;Winter2000, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the role and influence of Elwood Mead among Zionist leaders in Israel in water resource development throughout the 1920s and 1930s. Personal and professional background of Mead; Relationship of Mead with Jews and Zionist leaders; Mead's suggestion on irrigation in Palestine; Impact of politics on Palestine's water resources.
ACCESSION #
2976962

 

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