This bible is a special edition by Vaad Le'man Hachyal- National Committee of the Welfare of the Soldier, granted to IDF soldiers for the liberation holiday - Passover 1949. Introduction by Yosef Baretz , head of the Welfare of the Soldier For the soldiers of Israel who in their blood and sacrifice re-forge the freedom of the people and set a borders to the state of Israel.. " - "The book of the Books for Israel is a souvenir of the great days of the Israeli war for Independence.
Abraham Mandler who granted this book was an Israeli major general. In the 1967 Six-Day War he was a colonel commanding the 8th Mechanized Infantry Brigade. During the Yom Kippur War, Major General Mandler was commander of the IDF's armored forces in the Sinai.
On 13 October 1973 Major General Mandler was killed in action by Egyptian artillery fire. This bible book is in the amazing near mint condition. Contains 606 pages with addition 8 maps.
Size:3.75x3.5 inch. Please have a look at my other listings. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Judaism\Books". The seller is "levant-fair" and is located in this country: IL.