New York: Random House, 1972. First edition and first printing. Hardcover. 304 pages. Number 185 from an edition of 300 specially bound copies with top edge gilt and silk bookmarker. A history of Israel from one it's more accomplished diplomats and scholars. Includes numerous black and white images. A tight close to near fine copy with a publisher "H" stamp to the front free endpaper and a small blue sticker affixed to the front pastedown in a fine acetate dust jacket and in a close to near fine slipcase with some minor wear and a small sticker shadow. Signed by Eban on the limitation page.