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  • Rise and Kill First

  • The Secret History of Israel's Targeted Assassinations
  • Written by: Ronen Bergman
  • Narrated by: Rob Shapiro
  • Length: 25 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 28

The Talmud says: “If someone comes to kill you, rise up and kill him first.” This instinct to take every measure, even the most aggressive, to defend the Jewish people is hardwired into Israel’s DNA. From the very beginning of its statehood in 1948, protecting the nation from harm has been the responsibility of its intelligence community and armed services, and there is one weapon in their vast arsenal that they have relied upon to thwart the most serious threats: Targeted assassinations have been used countless times, on enemies large and small....

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  • By Anonymous User on 2019-01-02

Epic tales. Excellent narrator.

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Reviewed: 2018-12-19

I would highly recommend this book. Long, but full of great stories. Narrator was excellent

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