Moshe Pearlman (1911 – April 5, 1986) was an Israeli writer.
Biography [ edit ]
He was born in England and his original name was Morris Perlman. His father was born in
Minsk, his mother was born in England by an immigrant family who came from Poland.
He studied at the
London School of Economics and was a student of Harold Laski.
He first worked as a journalist and emigrated to Israel. He joined the Army of the newly founded state. From 1948 to 1952 he was the first Israeli military spokesman. In 1960 he retired and devoted himself to the literary activity.
See also [ edit ]
IDF Spokesperson's Unit
What has been happening in Palestine, 1937
The kvutza: a description of the collective settlement in Palestine (with Shalom Wurm), 1943
The army of Israel, 1950
The capture and trial of Adolf Eichmann, 1963
Historical sites in Israel, 1965
The Zealots of Masada, 1967
Jerusalem; a history of forty centuries (with
Teddy Kollek), 1968 In the footsteps of Moses, 1973
The Maccabees, 1973
Digging up the Bible: the stories behind the great archaeological discoveries in the Holy Land, 1980