The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine - Ilan Pappe : one of the most important and insightful accounts of the origins of modern-day Palestine-Israel
The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy - John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt : a meticulously researched account of the extraordinary influence of the Israel lobby in the US (a phenomenon with clear parallels in Australia)
Jerusalem - The Biography - Simon Sebag Montefiore : A fascinating and balanced account of the history of the holy lands from the stone age to post-1948, centred around Jerusalem. The author lays out the facts but refrains from judgement.
Gaza Fights for Freedom (2019) : A confronting but essential insight into the prison-like life of Palestinians in Gaza [pay on demand]
From Balfour to Banksy (2020) : A recent broad sweep documentary of the current Palestinian struggle for their human rights [free].
ONLINE HISTORY OF PALESTINE / ISRAEL
LIKE-MINDED ORGANISATIONS IN AUSTRALIAAustralia Palestine Advocacy Network (APAN)
INTERNATIONAL GROUPS (See also Jewish pro-Palestinian groups below)
Palestinian Solidarity Campaign (PSC)
MEDIA & NEWS