Some likely sources for the Six Day War

There’s been lots of talk in the news the last few days on the Six Day War in 1967. Below are some sources you might use to find information. Just for the fun of it. Here are some quick overviews: Arab-Israel War (1967) Six Day War.


Historical Abstracts

Index Islamicus

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 

Academic Search Premier 

AUL Index to Military Periodicals

Military and Government Collection

RAMBI: The Index On Articles in Jewish Studies look for articles on history and politics


Mixed Sources–Journals, books, policy briefs, case studies

Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) great source if you haven’t looked at this before!
Primary Sources

New York Times Full Text (1851-2003)

Wall Street Journal Full Text (1889-1989)

(London) Times Full Text (1785-1985)

Digital National Security Archive

Oral History Online not a lot on Six Day War but some interviews with participants (a few with Abba Eban)


Encyclopaedia of Islam Online I’d use this mainly to find biographies and bibliographies

Encyclopedia Judaica mainly to find biographies of participants and bibliographies


Diamond (Temple’s Library Catalog)


—Fred Rowland

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