February 22, 2014 12:00 AM

Truman’s persuasive Army pal

As made clear in “Genesis: Truman, American Jews, and the Origins of the Arab/Israeli Conflict,” by John B. Judis, Harry S. Truman’s evolution on the question of diplomatic recognition of Israel was complicated. Judis speaks at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Central Library.

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