The Great Book Robbery

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List of publications in press and media

The National

http://www.thenational.ae/news/world/middle-east/palestinian-activists-s...

http://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/books/what-happened-to-the-books-...

Politiken (Danish)

http://politiken.dk/kultur/film/ECE1912720/ny-film-viser-israels-plyndri...

Publishing Perspectives 

http://publishingperspectives.com/2013/02/the-great-book-robbery-and-the...

Aljazeera (website)

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2013/01/201312114556875749.html

Blog of Ruth

http://blogofruth.com/the-great-book-robbery-review/

The Economist

http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2013/01/looting-books-palestinia...

Arabic Literature (in English)

http://arablit.wordpress.com/2013/01/20/stolen-books-stolen-identity-wha...

Haaretz (English)

http://www.haaretz.com/weekend/week-s-end/preserving-or-looting-palestin...

Haaretz (Hebrew)

http://www.haaretz.co.il/news/education/1.1881412

CubaDebate (Spanish)

http://www.cubadebate.cu/noticias/2012/02/10/documental-denuncia-robo-de...

Mondoweiss (an excellent piece)

http://mondoweiss.net/2012/08/exile-and-the-prophetic-collecting-palesti...

De Brug (Dutch)

http://www.sivmo.nl/data/upload/files/the-great-book-robbery---de-brug-8...

The Electronic Intifada

http://electronicintifada.net/blogs/ali-abunimah/watch-great-book-robber...

+972 Magazine

http://972mag.com/documenting-scores-of-palestinian-books-nakbas-lesser-...

Mondoweiss ( it has a lively and interesting discussion in the comments section)

http://mondoweiss.net/2012/01/the-great-book-robbery.html

Trouw (Dutch)

http://www.trouw.nl/tr/nl/4496/Buitenland/article/detail/2429159/2011/05...

L.A. Times

http://opinion.latimes.com/opinionla/2011/04/blowback-israels-bogus-narr...

This week in Palestine

http://www.thisweekinpalestine.com/details.php?id=3378&ed=193&edid=193

The New Yorker

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/2011/02/in-the-news-shakespe...

Guernica: A Magazine of Art & Politics

http://www.guernicamag.com/interviews/2313/brunner_2_1_11/

Radio Netherlands Worldwide 

http://www.rnw.nl/english/article/great-book-robbery (English)

http://www.rnw.nl/arabic/article/226631 (Arabic)

http://www.rnw.nl/portugues/article/%E2%80%9Co-grande-roubo-de-livros%E2... (Portugese)

http://www.rnw.nl/bahasa-indonesia/article/menjarah-buku-ketika-perang-m... (Indonesian)

InTechWeb Blog

http://intechweb.wordpress.com/2010/11/30/the-great-book-robbery-project...

uruknet.info

http://www.uruknet.info/?p=m71695&hd=&size=1&l=e

MONDOWEISS

http://mondoweiss.net/2010/10/the-nakba-and-the-great-book-robbery-of-19...

Arabic Literature (in English)

http://arablit.wordpress.com/2010/10/21/great-book-robbery-seeks-to-docu...

arabist

http://www.arabist.net/blog/2010/10/20/the-great-book-robbery.html

3quarksdaily

http://www.3quarksdaily.com/3quarksdaily/2011/02/the-great-book-robbery....

Palestine Note

http://palestinenote.com/blogs/news/archive/2010/09/19/great-book-robber...

Ma'an News Agency

http://www.maannews.net/eng/ViewDetails.aspx?ID=325490

PRLog Free Press Release

http://www.prlog.org/11010096-israeli-palestinian-social-media-initiativ...

Patrick Mac Manus's Blog 

http://patrickmacmanus.wordpress.com/2010/11/10/palestine-the-great-book...

The Electronic Intifada

http://electronicintifada.net/v2/article11617.shtml

Jerusalem Quarterly

http://www.jerusalemquarterly.org/ViewArticle.aspx?id=386&fb_source=message

Radio Against Apartheid 

http://radioagainstapartheid.libsyn.com/home/episode-5-the-great-book-ro...

Mondoweiss

http://mondoweiss.net/2011/12/how-we-started-radio-against-apartheid-in-...

The Tartan

https://thetartan.org/2012/1/30/pillbox/greatbookrobbery