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Walter Zeev Laqueur (born 26 May 1921) is an American historian and political commentator.

He was born in Breslau, Germany (modern Wroc?aw, Poland), to a Jewish family. In 1938 Laqueur left Germany for the British Mandate of Palestine. His parents, who were unable to leave, became victims of the Holocaust. He lived in Israel 1938-53 and since then in the UK and USA.

He was Director of the Institute of Contemporary History and the Wiener Library in London in 1965-1994. He was founder and editor with George Mosse, of the Journal of Contemporary History and of Survey 1956-1964. He was founding editor of the The Washington Papers. From 1969 he was member, later Chairman (until 2000) International Research Council of the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington. He was Professor of History of Ideas at Brandeis University 1968-1972, University Professor at Georgetown University 1976-1988. He has been visiting professor of history and government at Harvard, University of Chicago, Tel Aviv and Johns Hopkins University.

His main works deal with European history in the 19th and 20th century, especially Russian history, German history and Middle East history. He has written on many topics from the German Youth Movement, Zionism, Israeli history, the cultural history of the Weimar Republic and Russia, Communism, the Holocaust, fascism and diplomatic history of the Cold War. His books have been translated into many languages and he was one of the founders of the study of political violence, guerrilla warfare and terrorism. His comments on international affairs have appeared in many American and European newspapers and periodicals.

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Total Books: 141
A History of Terrorism Expanded Edition
2016 - A History of Terrorism Expanded Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781412864015
ISBN-10: 1412864011
Genres: History, Reference, Politics & Social Sciences
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Putinism Russia and Its Future with the West
2015 - Putinism Russia and Its Future with the West (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781250064752
ISBN-10: 1250064759
Genres: History, Politics & Social Sciences
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Optimism in Politics Reflections on Contemporary History
2014 - Optimism in Politics Reflections on Contemporary History (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781412852661
ISBN-10: 1412852668
Genres: History, Politics & Social Sciences
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The Terrible Secret Suppression of the Truth about Hitler's
After the Fall The End of the European Dream and the Decline of a Continent
Harvest of a Decade Disraelia and Other Essays
2011 - Harvest of a Decade Disraelia and Other Essays (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781412842327
ISBN-10: 1412842328
Genres: History, Politics & Social Sciences
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Best of Times Worst of Times Memoirs of a Political Education
2009 - Best of Times Worst of Times Memoirs of a Political Education [The Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry Series] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781584657989
ISBN-10: 1584657987
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The Last Days of Europe Epitaph for an Old Continent
2009 - The Last Days of Europe Epitaph for an Old Continent (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312541835
ISBN-10: 031254183X
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The Changing Face of Anti-Semitism From Ancient Times to the Present Day
2008 - The Changing Face of Anti-semitism From Ancient Times to the Present Day (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780195341218
ISBN-10: 019534121X
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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No End to War Terrorism in the Twenty-first Century
2008 - No End to War Terrorism in the Twenty-first Century (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781435290761
ISBN-10: 1435290763
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Dying for Jerusalem
2006 - Dying for Jerusalem (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781402206320
ISBN-10: 1402206321
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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Jerusalem
2006 - Jerusalem (Other)
ISBN-13: 9783548368078
ISBN-10: 3548368077
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Voices of Terror
2004 - Voices of Terror (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781594290350
ISBN-10: 1594290350
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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Generation Exodus  The Fate of Young Jewish Refugees from Nazi Germany
Stalin
2003 - Stalin (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788466613163
ISBN-10: 8466613161
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Catálogo de libros en español, Substores
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The History of Zionism
2003 - The History of Zionism (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781860649325
ISBN-10: 1860649327
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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A History of Zionism  From the French Revolution to the Establishment of the State of Israel
2003 - A History of Zionism From the French Revolution to the Establishment of the State of Israel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780805211498
ISBN-10: 0805211497
Genre: History
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Una historia del terrorismo / A History of Terrorism
2003 - Una Historia Del Terrorismo / a History of Terrorism [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788449313738
ISBN-10: 8449313732
Genre: Nonfiction
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Krieg dem Westen Terrorismus im 21 Jahrhundert
2003 - Krieg Dem Westen Terrorismus Im 21 Jahrhundert (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783549071731
ISBN-10: 3549071736
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Weimar 1918-1933
2002 - Weimar 1918-1933 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781842120279
ISBN-10: 1842120271
Genre: History
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The New Terrorism Threat And Response
2002 - The New Terrorism Threat and Response [Foreign Affairs Editors' Chioce Book Seies] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780876092996
ISBN-10: 0876092997
Genre: Nonfiction
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1994 - Breaking the Silence [Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry Series] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1982 - Europe Since Hitler [Pelican S.] (Paperback)
1982 - The Second World War Essays in Military and Political History [Sage readers in 20th century history] (Hardcover)Paperback
1981 - Us Defense Posture [Task forces on the 80's] (Other)
1973 - A Dictionary of Politics [Pan reference books] (Other)Hardcover
1972 - Neo-isolationism and the World of the Seventies [Washington Papers, Vol I, No 5] (Paperback)
Europa Despues De Hitler [I - Biblioteca de la Historia, tomo 13] (Paperback)