The formation of the State of Israel is one of the most important events in recent history. In 1948, the United Nations voted to partition Palestine into a Jewish state and an Arab state. Though the Israelis won the war the followed and achieved their independence, the region has never known true peace.
- Publisher: Mitchell Lane
- Series: Monumental Milestones
- Year Published: 2007
- Age Level: 8-13
- Category: History